Tag Archive: dating

Dating 101

By Eddie Morales Dating is a relatively new thing, given that in previous centuries, most marriages were pre-arranged and freedom to choose was not the norm. However, these days, we have the freedom… Continue reading

How do I know if my Daughter is a Victim of Dating Violence?

Contributed by Eva Fleming It is estimated that 1 out of 4 women become victims of severe abuse by an intimate partner in their lifetime. Men abuse women at a rate of 10… Continue reading

RESPECT: The new dating rule

Contributed by Sarah Pichardo I was listening to a very popular morning radio show here in Chicago and during the few minutes I was tuned in, my blood pressure went through the roof.… Continue reading

My Pre-Teen Daughter wants to have a Boyfriend!

Contributed by Eva Fleming In a televised interview in the OWN Network, Kim Kardashian confessed to Oprah Winfrey that she lost her virginity when she was 14 and her mother facilitated the contraceptives… Continue reading

Just Say No

Contributed by Sarah Pichardo Do you all remember the anti-drug PSA from the 80s with the egg frying on the pan – “this is your brain, this is your brain on drugs”? (If… Continue reading

Single & Complete

Contributed by Sarah Pichardo I’m in my 30s and I’m not married. And if you come from a Hispanic family, this is a BIG deal. I can’t count the number of times I’ve… Continue reading

I don’t feel like it!

Contributed by Alicia La Hoz, PsyD Maybe you’ve heard this from the adolescent teen in your life recently. And maybe you’ve heard this from an internal voice that creeps up on you from… Continue reading

You shall date your spouse!

Contributed by Family Bridges Staff Small talk. That smile. You are special. How sweet. Be mine. Love you. I am yours. Only you. Soul mate. True love. Marry me. Live happily ever after.… Continue reading

Friendship Matters

Remember when you and your spouse started dating? Talking for hours on the telephone? Asking never-ending lists of questions to get to know him better? Going out of your way to make her… Continue reading