GRAND Magazine - May/June 2012 - (Page 36)

Looking for love photo: © Yeulet Tips for the newly single: make sure you look in all the right places A Share this article with your friends. By dr. dorree lynn re you back in the dating scene and feeling a bit overwhelmed? Relax. Step 1: Breathe. Step 2: Don’t panic. This is an exciting adventure! You’re about to learn new things about yourself as you start a new life and make new friends. One of the best ways to start is to pursue your personal interests. Don’t just go somewhere you think you might meet that dreamy person you’re looking for; instead, go to places where you might meet someone with similar interests and build a friendship or relationship on common ground. Besides, when you discover activities that spark your passion, you will more likely have a good time, feel good about yourself, and become a more passionate lover when you find your next partner! 8 ways to get your creative juices flowing: • Attend group activities that make you feel accomplished: Art classes, book clubs, cooking classes, just-for-fun sports leagues. Craigslist is a great resource for community activities. • Yoga classes: Yoga is a great, low-impact exercise, and yoga centers typically nurture unique bonds and friendships between people of all backgrounds and interests. • Volunteer: Community centers, hospitals and nonprofit organizations are always in need of good help, and they 36 GRAND May June 2012

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of GRAND Magazine - May/June 2012

GRAND Magazine - May/June 2012
Summer Camp Safety
Grand Central
So Sexy So Soon (book excerpt)
The Dalí Museum
Brain Food
Healthy Detoxification
Why You Need Elder Law
Arthur & Carol Kornhaber
Cooking Up Fun
Terrific Toys from Toy Fair
Are You Searching for Support?
Teens & Junk Food
Looking for Love
San Luis Obispo Mission Plaza

GRAND Magazine - May/June 2012