"Develop your own interests and get your own friends. Not only will it get you over missing her it will make you more interesting and give you something new to share with her. It won't hurt to let her know you have options as well."
"Give her an ultimatum. Tell her you obviously think she is worth evidenced by your sticking around. Life is always hectic and never slows down. Either she is in or you have to move on. Nobody is getting any younger."
"It depends. Is this a girlfriend or is she THE ONE?
In addition to whatever you get her have flowers delivered to her. The florist will give you the basic and easiest arrangement they have in stock. I like to go in person and pick out…"
"I'm Dan. I am 48 and my daughter is 17. I guess i am the old guy of the group. When she was born someone gave a great book to read, She Calls Me Daddy. It's a great read and I recommend it to any dad who as a little girl.
"As parents you and your wife decide what normal is. Children and teens need boundaries to test. This makes them feel safe like when they were babies and you wrapped them in a tight blanket. That was their boundary, they felt safe. If you set the…"
"How about starting out with "Out of the girls I know I think you are very special. I think of you as more than a friend. I want to spend more time with you and get to know you better." ?
Lead in with how you feel about her, how she stands…"
"At the risk of sounding like a Stalinist, was it the 1950s, or the Industrial Revolution? I imagine household dynamics were very different when the household, rather than the corporation, was the producer unit. When I read about family…"
"I won't claim expertise, but I will tell you my son's pediatrician switched him from soy milk to almond milk during his brief milk-allergy phase for this reason. I'd tend to believe him over a small-sample study cited in Muscle…"
The idea that soy is bad for you is a common misconception. There's lots of peer reviewed research out there that indicates that soy won't mess with your testosterone but will provide an excellent source of plant based…"