Author: Elizabeth Overstreet

This Is Why Celibacy Might Be The Key To Reset Your Love Life

This Is Why Celibacy Might Be The Key To Reset Your Love Life
The dating game has changed a lot, but then again it really hasn’t changed that much. Yes, we now have online dating and social media adding a different dimension and providing you with what seems to be a plethora of choices, but weirdly enough people still feel disconnected and long for meaningful connection with a significant person not one of many. It’s a strange conundrum to have so much available, yet not really have access to the quality you are seeking in a significant other (SO). It begs the question of what are we doing wrong and how did we get so far off that we struggle to find a...
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7 Reasons Why You Should Never Give Up — Even When You Really Want To

7 Reasons Why You Should Never Give Up — Even When You Really Want To
Life can be tough and wrecked with chaos, happiness, frustration, and despair all at once or in successions. When things are going bad, it can seem like it is never ending and it can be tough to see your way through a situation. In these moments, it is so easy to become depressed, worn down, and just feel like you can’t take it anymore. We live in a world of constant instant gratification, so when your needs are not being quickly met, it’s easy to want to throw in the towel. But when you have these moments, I want you to think of your scenario a little differently. It will go against yo...
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The Top 10 Commonly Asked Dating Questions Answered By A Man AND A Woman: Part 1

The Top 10 Commonly Asked Dating Questions Answered By A Man AND A Woman: Part 1
Robert Dunn and I sat down to tackle the most common dating questions people have asked us repeatedly. This article is part 1 of this discussion. We decided that getting both the male and female perspective would be helpful so you could get both as you go through your dating journey. I’m a relationship coach, and Robert founded a group called the Orion Group which discusses issues, thoughts, and concerns of the Millennial Generation. We often have great conversations about dating and relationships and want to invite you into the discussion. Here we go: 1. How do I know someone genuinely l...
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7 Lessons I Learned from my Dad

7 Lessons I Learned from my Dad
My dad turns 86 soon. As his birthday approaches, I am conscious of how appreciative I am of the impact he has had on my life. He has been an active part of my life, and he has taught me vital lessons. Without his guidance, love, and patience, I would have been an entirely different person. His influence and presence in my life has helped me live a better life. Here are 7 Lessons I learned from my dad. Maybe you can benefit from them too. 1. It’s ok to cry. My dad is a strong man—physically, emotionally, and mentally. He is over 6 feet tall with an athletic build and a very confid...
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3 Ways To Attract Who You Want

3 Ways To Attract Who You Want
Your Most Important Relationship James Sama, a Dating Expert, recently posted this quote on his Facebook page: "Your relationship with yourself sets the tone for every other relationship you have." This is a simple but true statement. When I speak with my clients about their relationships and how they can get what they want from someone else, the question arises: "How do I attract who I want?" Or they start talking about the traits they want the other person to have. In order to know who you want to attract, you do need to know what traits you want the other person to have. But a more impo...
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Doing This Will Add To Your Positive Mindset

Doing This Will Add To Your Positive Mindset
"Ignore those that bring you down. Don't invite that negativity into your space." One thing which can have a huge impact on your positive energy and the type of energy you attract is related to those individuals which you allow into your personal space or inner circle. For your growth and your peace of mind, it is so important to have the right partner, family and friends around you. Yes, I added family because even though you do not get to choose your family, you can choose the impact and effect they have in your life. You can do this by limiting your interactions with those people arou...
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You Are Perfect The Way You Are

You Are Perfect The Way You Are
What makes you unique is that each of you has something that is especially and specifically unique to you. Value that. Maybe you are a good dancer, a good drawer, or especially funny. Maybe you were born with a physical challenge or imperfection that actually made you more attune in another way.   This is what makes you - YOU! The world would be so boring if we were all the same and sometimes I think you need to be reminded that being you is a gift. God doesn't make mistakes.   Never let anyone make you feel as though you are not enough or unworthy because you freakin' fine just as you...
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The 3 Most Common Relationship Mistakes

The 3 Most Common Relationship Mistakes
I was recently watching a TV show with a couple experiencing the infancy stage of their relationship. You may know how that feels because you have probably been there. This is the time period in which everything is going well, you are in tune with your partner, and you both are affectionate and loving. The beginning of a relationship is generally the best part of any relationship. You cannot wait to see the other person. You are both being communicative and willing to settle disagreements quickly. But, in the back of your mind, you may be thinking to yourself this is just too good to be tru...
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8 Ways Singles Can Beat the Holiday Blues

8 Ways Singles Can Beat the Holiday Blues
                                                                            Photo Credit lesserevillife.com Art Sims of WVON 1690 and I recently talked about some ways singles can prevent the holiday blues. Here's what we discussed during the talk radio show. It’s that time of year again. Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s bring lots of holiday excitement. There is much emphasis on seeing family, friends, and loved ones. But when you are single, the holiday season can feel lonely. Most people have high expectations around the holiday season. There is much involvement with...
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