Download 51/50: The Magical Adventures of a Single Life by Kristin McGuiness PDF

By Kristin McGuiness

ISBN-10: 1593763956

ISBN-13: 9781593763954

Fifty one dates. 50 weeks. That was once the social scan Kristen McGuiness—single, residing in los angeles, and getting into her thirties newly sober—embarked upon. McGuiness notion dealing with her fight with alcoholism stands out as the toughest half, with love coming simply afterwards. It didn’t. Rethinking her past relationship process, she embarks at the final social test: fifty one dates over the process 50 weeks, and an opportunity to assert the existence she inspiration was once speculated to be hers.

Dodging CHAs (Cheesy Hollywood Actors) and males with self-diagnosed RAD (Relationship nervousness Disorder), McGuiness is set to discover the "perfect guy" via being the "perfect girl." yet McGuiness, like every folks, has her personal concerns to take care of: a eager for the incorrect type of males, a penchant for swearing, and a tricky dating along with her father in maximum-security legal. yet because the 12 months progresses, McGuiness starts off to improve a brand new desire for her future—the dates remodel into truth-seeking missions, and element her towards a lifestyles with gratifying paintings, a supportive family members and, with assistance from an area shaman, a comforting spirituality. instructed with wry humor, pathos, and a fascinating loss of self-pity, 51/50 is a relocating experience.

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Kissing is your key to convincing any woman to get into bed with you, to love you, and to choose you as her partner. Why You Must Kiss The moment your lips meet hers, several decisions are made: will she go to your place? Will she see you again? Will she fall in love with you? To understand why, read on. Chemical reactions People really can go weak at the knees with a kiss—the chemical reaction in your body is intense, and it’s all because your body is preparing for sex. A simple kiss not only requires 20 muscles to coordinate but also the process sets off a chain of other reactions in your body: the hypothalamus in your brain activates neurons; the pituitary gland secretes hormones to target the ovaries and testes; and a release of dopamine, endorphins, and phenyl ethylamine is triggered, and attaches to pleasure receptors in the brain, giving you a feeling of giddy euphoria.

Touch her lips and look at them as you do so—this is incredibly sexy—then, as if you’re so turned on by looking at her luscious lips that you can’t help it, kiss her again. She’ll feel like you care, and are a gentleman, but also that you find her irresistible—an incredible turn-on. Timing and Locations Where and when you do it can change an average kiss into a phenomenal one. I’ve picked out some times and places that will have her weak at the knees with just a simple peck on the lips. In bad weather Films are to blame for this one.

Focus on the moment—kiss her slowly and gently, look into her eyes, and then say, “It’s so good to see you. ” Fail to say hello properly like this, and you’ll be paying the price for the rest of the night, maybe even the week. She needs to know how you feel immediately; otherwise she’ll be hurt and that means it’ll be harder for her to open up and relax with you, let alone get turned on enough to make love to you later. Meeting your friends Public displays of affection can be disgusting or sweet.

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