Dating questions for successful relationships
So, instead of judging each question’s first-date appropriateness subjectively, I turned to statistics.
I decided our candidates were the ones that (a) most people were comfortable discussing publicly, and (b) were mathematically likely to tell you something you couldn’t just guess.
I know each person has his own opinion on what’s okay to talk about with a stranger.
She also recommends writing down 15 qualities that you’d like in a partner.
Then ask yourself if the person you’re dating has those qualities. “I think a healthy relationship challenges and supports us to be better versions of ourselves,” says Kate Appleman, a relationship expert and clinical director of the Primary Care Men's Program at Caron Treatment Centers.
But too many short cuts can lead to a lazy, unintentional relationship that merely exists, instead of thrives.
And, if we aren’t careful, our relationships are often taken for granted.