Category Archives: Brave Dating Coach

Another List to Help You Know if Your Other is Actually Going to Change This Time

I’ve been coaching a great young lady through a relationship. She has really tried to make it work. She has contorted herself quite a bit to make it work (against my coaching). The relationship nearly ended last March but some decisions were made to give them a “restart.” Then in September they nearly ended again […]

How to End a Relationship Well, Part 2

Let’s start out again with this truth, a friendship is ending here.  So is an unhealthy relationship that needs to have an end.  But there was/is also a friendship that was once beautiful and wanted and a part of the pattern of both of your lives.  But now it is ending.  Because you are desiring […]

How to End a Relationship Well, Part 1

Breaking up is hard to do.  There is nothing easy about it because so many emotions are involved.  Precious emotions from precious people.  Pain is a part of a break up.  Not everyone handles pain with bravery or even well.  Also the person being dumped deserves your respect.  He/she was worthy to spend your time […]

Another Brave Dating Practice That Requires Time

This is to the person who recently had to break up with a bad match. I know your heart was involved with this person and it hurts now. Pain is your beginning. Yet it still hurts—a lot. Thankfully you listened to your team and/or listened to yourself and noticed how this was a bad match […]

The Brave Dating Practice You Cannot Control

The core principle of Brave Dating is dating to discover who you are. This requires vulnerability, hence the bravery part. This requires you learning a lot about you, hence the vulnerability part. I will always be here to cheer you on as you grow and discover and make memories and find joy. I invite you […]

How Can I Find Contentment?

We have a guest post today from Candra Evans from Abundantly You.  When I first read this blog post of hers months ago it deeply resonated with me.  Mostly because I see similarities in her story and my story.  Mostly because we see dating and singleness in a lot of the same ways.  But then […]

Second Date Ideas (Oh You Creative Person)

This is after the coffee date or after several coffee dates. When you are ready to take this person you are getting to know on a date, don’t make it a dinner and movie date. How hum drum. How stereotypical. Maybe even boring. Let your creativity shine. Why? Women will remember these dates. Women will […]

What Are You Learning About Yourself

The core principle of Brave Dating is dating to discover who you are. My beautiful participant who has allowed her story to be shared these past weeks has learned a lot about herself. A lot. And it has been good. That doesn’t mean it hasn’t been without pain. Or disappointment. Vulnerability is involved. Vulnerability is […]

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