New couples always seem to be happy. They look better, feel better, and it seems like they have everything figured out. It’s easy to feel butterflies when your relationship is new, but how do you capture that kind of magic years into your relationship when you know your partner almost a little too well? Our expert matchmakers at Kelleher International aren’t just about matching you for the moment – we’re invested in long-term relationships that go the distance. We have drafted seven ways to keep the magic alive in your relationship even after you’re committed.
It’s time for some real talk: you’ve been on a lot of first dates lately and it’s a problem. Going on a few dates with the wrong people is normal, but you’re reaching a whole new level of “serial dater” status. Your romantic resume reads more like an encyclopedia than an infographic and you’ve been pigging out on Ben & Jerry’s while watching reruns of “The Bachelor” for two weeks straight. You’re in a slump and the worst part is you’ve done this to yourself. It’s true: many of us sabotage our own love lives without ever realizing it’s happened. Kelleher International has noticed your predicament and we’re here to save the day with some harsh realities.
Topics: relationship advice
We’ve all had this dilemma at one point or another: you’re dating someone new and your feelings have grown so much you’re almost ready to say the “L-word”…but not yet. You might have found the phrase on the tip of your tongue only catch yourself at the last minute. The truth is, no one wants to be the first to say “I love you.” The fear of your date hesitating before giving a response is enough to make even the strongest man shudder. It’s time to test the waters with Kelleher International’s rejection-proof ways to show your affection without actually saying it:
New relationships can be life-changing. However, when it comes to a romantic commitment, it is important to ask yourself a few questions before jumping into something new. Certain aspects of the relationship should be weighed first. At Kelleher International, we understand that transitioning from “dating” to “committed” can be both rocky and exhilarating. Ask yourself these questions before committing:
Before committing to someone, it is important for both individuals to fully understand what it will take to make the relationship successful. Both parties must first be in the right frame of mind. At Kelleher International, we understand the leap of faith that someone takes when they commit to another person. In order to help alleviate some of the concerns that come along with a new relationship, we offer these seven essentials of a successful relationship:
First date etiquette has greatly changed over time. However, there are a few staple do’s and don’ts that individuals should follow when meeting someone new. At Kelleher International, we know how important first impressions are, especially in the world of romance. When seriously searching for someone to begin a relationship with, the first encounter together can be detrimental. Here are a few of our personal do’s and don’ts of a first date.
Valentine’s Day traditionally entails red roses, boxed chocolates, dinners at upscale restaurants, and gift giving. However, embracing these customs year after year can become tiresome and a bit…expected. At Kelleher International, we know that one way to keep a romance alive is with surprise. Varying the way a holiday is celebrated even just a tad can make all the difference. This keeps both individuals in the relationship on their toes. It also adds for an element of wonder. In order to spice up this holiday, we have five untraditional Valentine’s Day ideas for you and your date!
After a divorce, the overwhelming feeling of becoming an “I” as opposed to a “we” slowly starts to sink in. Loneliness, pain, confusion and anger are all possible effects of legal separation. However, it is important to remember that a divorce does not equal a life of seclusion. Over time, the prospect of dating again will begin to surface. At Kelleher International, we understand just how pivotal a divorce is to your life. That is why we are here to help address one important question: Are you ready to date after divorce?
The impact of performing a small gesture for a loved one can go such a long way. Whether it is for an anniversary, holiday, or simply just because, romantic gestures express appreciation and help strengthen the bond between couples. At Kelleher International, we know just how important these gestures are. However, knowing when or what to do can be difficult. That is why we are here with a few tips! Below are five small gestures of love that any individual can do for their sweetheart:
In every relationship, there comes a time when the couple is inevitably confronted with some type of disagreement or issue. While it is only natural for both partners to have their differences, what sets a healthy relationship apart from a toxic one is how these problems are dealt with. At Kelleher International, we understand how serious fights can be. That is why we are here with seven conflict resolution tips for couples that can help them move past an issue in a healthy manner.
Whether you are a new client flying off to Paris for your first match or have been happily married for more than twenty years, Kelleher International wants to be your resource to make your journey of love wildly fulfilling, exciting, dynamic, and deeply passionate.
We’ll talk about strategies for dating success, navigating relationship land mines, and the mindset it takes to find love and make it blossom. We will put current events in the context of seeking love and even give you a little window into the match making business and how a centuries-old tradition continues to evolve in our modern world. The “right one” is out there for you, so check back weekly for updates or follow us on Twitter to make the most of our partnership in your future.
Let us come with you on your journey!
Jill & Amber