Entries in Evolutionary Psychology (95)

Monday
Feb232015

Why Women Love Jerks, & Why You Should Be A Nice Guy Anyway

Wise Readers,

It’s true.  Under certain conditions, women give it up for jerks.  Why?  And why is it still to your advantage to be a nice guy?  NEW post at eHarmony, today: 

http://www.eharmony.com/dating-advice/dating-tips-men/why-women-love-jerks-why-you-should-be-a-nice-guy-anyway/#.VOueRSmRPzI

 

Cheers,

Duana

Wednesday
Feb182015

Why We Still Love Darcy: Pride & Prejudice, and science...in a Shades-obsessed world

Wise Readers,

I adore Pride & Prejudice and I read it at least once a year.  Why is he still so sexy more than 250 years later?  Here’s some fun, applying the science to Darcy and Elizabeth in a 50-Shades-obsessed world.  

http://www.hookingupsmart.com/2015/02/18/girltalk/why-we-still-love-mr-darcy/

Cheers,

Duana

Wednesday
Jan282015

The Hidden Reason She Wants Him To Pay For Dinner

Wise Readers,

Many women want the guy to buy dinner~and many feel awkward about wanting that.  Where does this desire come from, and why does it actually work to the advantage of long-term relationships for both sexes?  

Read on at this guest piece at eHarmony: http://www.eharmony.com/dating-advice/dating-advice-for-you/why-guys-should-pay-for-dinner/#.VMkEe1qRM5R

Cheers,

Duana

Friday
Nov212014

Why You Can't Make Him Love You!

Wise Readers, 

Today, I’m the guest at matchmaker and Singles In Stilettos founder Suzanne K. Oshima’s video and podcast on the topic of Why You Can’t Make Him Love You.  

Happy viewing!

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LZgX2Rcf5bo

Cheers,

Duana

Wednesday
Sep242014

Can Women Choose Who to Love?

When it comes to love, it looks like men usually can’t pick whom to fall for; it just happens or it doesn’t. But do women get more of a choice?

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