difference between dating being relationship.

Dating itself can be incredibly confusing, much less, defining what your relationship status is. The difference between dating and being in a relationship can be subtle. It is important to discuss relationship boundaries with the person you are dating, and be clear in your communications with them.

  1. Commitment

    • The difference between dating and being in a relationship is commitment. If you are going out with someone on a regular basis, and you and your partner have agreed to date only one another, then you are in a committed relationship.

      However, if you are dating a person and neither of you have agreed to date exclusively, then you are not in a relationship and you are both free to also date other people.

    2. Is it Mutual?

    • Some of the most heartbreaking relationship problems can be caused by lack of communication. Have you and your partner discussed your relationship status? Did you come to a mutual agreement about your relationship status as a couple? If any of this is unclear to you, at any point in the dating process, you should discuss it with your partner.

      According to “Dating for Dummies,” “Sexual intimacy, although not necessary to a committed relationship, is often one of its hallmarks.” Regardless of your intimacy level, you still want to be clear with your partner about your relationship status.

    3. Expectations

    • Prior to talking, you should sort out how you feel about the relationship, aside from anything your partner may feel, and decide what you want or need from your partner. The book, “Getting Love Right: Learning the Choices of Healthy Intimacy,” suggests asking yourself the following: “Are the people you are presently involved with capable of giving you what you want in a relationship? Do you share similar expectations for the relationship? Are you currently involved with someone who has the potential to be a healthy partner?”After giving these questions some thought, you will need to have a discussion with the person you are dating.

    4. Discussing it

    • So, you are confused about the status of your dating relationship and you need to have ‘the big talk’. How do you bring it up? The best way to have this discussion is directly, and in a friendly manner. Also, it is best talk in person. Discussing your dating life via phone, e-mail or text allows for miscommunication. Be direct and ask the person whom you are seeing if they want to be exclusive or not.

      If the person you are seeing is reluctant to discuss the status of your relationship, give them a few days to consider it. If they still shy away from discussion, this could be a red flag.

    5. Confusing Behaviors

    • Occasionally, you might date someone who displays confusing and sometimes manipulative actions or behaviors. For example: You have discussed it and have decided not to have a committed relationship, only casual dating. However, your date becomes possessive when your cell phone rings, or someone says hello. Or, your date will attempt to convince you that they are only seeing you, but they won’t actually commit. In either of these cases, you should reevaluate your relationship and consider whether or not you want to be involved with a person who is manipulative.

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Conversion starters of the hook

First Date Conversation Starters

Romance is more than just candles, flowers and a candlelit dinner. It is a state of mind. The couples that are enveloped in romance are the couples that see success in their relationships. Romance depends on the small things, to make the large things count. When you increase the amount or romantic gestures in your life you increase the meaning in the relationship.

Compliment.

Paying a compliment will help put your date in a good mood.Complimenting them on a piece of clothing or accessory can lead into further conversation.

Family and friends.

Ask your date if they have any siblings.Ask your date about their friends.

Food and drinks.

If you are at a restaurant, this is an appropriate time to bring this topic up.Ask what their favorite type of food or drink is.

Hobbies and interests.

Ask your date about what they enjoy doing in their free time.Ask follow up questions on this area, since they enjoy their interests and should also enjoy talking about them.

Movies and music.

Ask about the most recent movie they have seen or a movie that they would like to see.Ask about what music they like to listen to and/or who their favorite artist is.

Career and school.

Ask about what they think about school or their career.Ask about what future school/career aspirations they have.

Current events.

Before going out on your first date, read up on the news, information on the local community, celebrity gossip, sports…

Vacation.

Ask them to tell you about their most recent vacation or about future travel plans.
i believe no one escapes these below listed and no matter how awkward it may seem you will surely get the other one talking not unless they are deaf n they can’t hear u, as no one has got it all but at any one point you will have to overlook the faults n see them as the partners strong holds,
Relationship Questions

  • What is the first think you notice about a guy or girl?
  • Have you ever been in love?
  • Do you believe in soul mates?
  • What are your turn offs?
  • Do you believe in love at first sight?
  • Do you prefer short hair or long hair on a guy/girl?
  • What do you look for in a guy/girl?
  • Who was the last person you called?
  • Would you rather be rich and never find true love or be poor and find true love?

Sports Conversation Starters

  • Who is your favorite athlete?
  • How often do you exercise?
  • What is your favorite sports team?
  • Do you play any sports?

Vacation Questions

  • Where was the last place you went on vacation?
  • Where do you plan on going for your next vacation?
  • If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be?
  • What countries have you traveled to?
  • What was your worst vacation experience?

Food/Drink Topics

  • What is your favorite drink?
  • What is your favorite food?
  • What is your favorite meal of the day?
  • Are there any foods that you dislike or will not eat?
  • Are there any foods that you would like to try?
  • What is your favorite restaurant?
  • What is your favorite pizza topping?
  • What is your favorite ice cream flavor?
  • What did you have for dinner last night?
  • What is the signature dish that you cook?

Entertainment Topics

  • Who is your favorite actor?
  • What is your favorite movie of all time?
  • What was the worst movie you’ve ever seen?
  • What is your favorite TV show?
  • What was the last movie you’ve seen?
  • What type of music do you like to listen to?
  • Who is your favorite music artist?
  • What was the last book you read?

Personal Questions

  • Who do you look up to?
  • Where do you see yourself 5 years from now?
  • What are you scared of?
  • What is the best piece of advice you’ve received?
  • What do your parents do for a living?
  • What is your biggest regret?
  • What is your most embarrassing moment?
  • What is the craziest thing you’ve ever done?
  • What are some of your short-term goals?
  • What are some of your long-term goals?

Misc. Conversation Starters

  • Do you sleep with a stuffed animal?
  • Tell me about your first car.
  • Do you drink coffee or tea?
  • If you could have any super power, what would it be?
  • If you were stranded on a deserted island and you could have only 1 item, what would it be?
  • Do you believe in luck?
  • Do you play video games?
  • Do you believe people are inherently good?
  • How often do you shower?
  • What is your favorite board game?
  • What is your favorite charity?
  • Have you ever gotten a speeding ticket?
  • Do you prefer cats or dogs?
  • Would you prefer to live in the city or a rural area?
  • What is your favorite season?
  • Do you speak any other languages?
  • Have you ever cried because you were so happy?
  • What is the best thing that happened to you during the past week?
  • What is the worst thing that happened to you during the past week?
  • Do you sing in the shower?
  • What is the most valuable thing that you own?
  • What would you do if you only had 24 hours left to live?

By the end of the day we all talk to a stranger but we never bother what they would have said if you never made the attempt to say a simple hello. try asking for direction in a new town or place n u will get the direction without much of a struggle from a stranger bt a friend will have to ask what your going to do their or somehow he /she will be left wondering what you after or how come u don’t know the place n they do.

friends become enemies but there is no stranger who will be a stranger as a smile puts off any harmful persons away.a calm face and focus wins the confidence of a stranger, most say you are a friend to yourself because the stranger in you has no rum to make the life you live but you make all the choices for the future is in the control n thou shall never look at the past since.

Don’t Judge me

Before time we are all equal, u may be powerful today but always remember that time is more powerful than you and circumstances change at any time meaning u don’t have to devalue or hurt anyone in this life. Love can entirely hurt but it aint that love which hurts you but the trust that you had bestowed upon the person and the heart break doesn’t kill you but it does justice to the expectations and hope that u were both building chances are that when the heat cools off the mind and dust settles down you always find yourself asking Y u were so irrational not to realize n see all the signs that were on display but don’t despair coz what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.

I will Echo Nelson’s Words::” No one is born hating another person becoz of the colour of his skin or his background nor his religion. People must learn to hate if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love for love comes more naturally to  the human heart than its opposite.

based on the situation that has become of us and it come to be that u r just liking someone and not the Love that Lust brings forth>>>>

Situation  one

“There was girl who loved a boy so much she said to the boy, “If I told you that I liked you, would you take it as a joke?”

The boy said, “Yes I would.”
She asked, “Why?”
The boy replied, “Because I know you don’t like me, I know you love me!”
Situation Two
Love Means… (a girl and guy were speeding over 100 mph on a motorcycle)
Girl: Slow down. I’m scared.
Guy: No this is fun.
Girl: No its not. Please, it’s too scary!
Guy: Then tell me you love me.
Girl: Fine, I love you. Slow down!
Guy: Now give me a big hug. (Girl hugs him)
Guy: Can you take my helmet off and put it on? It’s bugging me.
In the paper the next day: A motorcycle had crashed into a building because of break failure. Two people were on the motorcycle, but only one survived. The truth was that halfway down the road, the guy realized that his breaks broke, but he didn’t want to let the girl know. Instead, he had her say she loved him, felt her hug one last time, then had her wear his helmet so she would live even though it meant he would die.
if we were honest with each other and both situations r what befalls us how much would u take in for the sake of love .Romance is more than just candles, flowers and a candlelit dinner. It is a state of mind. The couples that are enveloped in romance are the couples that see success in their relationships. Romance depends on the small things, to make the large things count. When you increase the amount or romantic gestures in your life you increase the meaning in the relationship.On this site, you’ll find simple tips, ideas and outlines that you can use to put that romantic touch in your life. When you make the decision to include romance in your relationship, you make the decision to make this relationship a success. Good luck with the romance.  ideas are what we have but don’t try them at your own risk.