Dates & Mates with Damona Hoffman
Love Expert Damona Hoffman (TV Personality and Certified Dating Coach) demystifies modern love with celebrities and experts in dating, marriage, breakups and hookups.
info_outline Intimacy for Men & Rebel Love: Bonus Episode 12/24/2018
Intimacy for Men & Rebel Love: Bonus Episode Dr. Chris Donaghue, host of the Loveline Radio show "Amber Rose show with Dr. Chris", Psychotherapist, Sex Therapist, talks intimacy for men, gender norms, and feminist dating in a special bonus episode of Dates & Mates. Damona and Dr. Chris also answer a listener question about getting ghosted on a date. Get Dr Chris's new book Rebel Love: Break the Rules, Destroy Toxic Habits, and Have the Best Sex of Your Life
info_outline Addiction & Love 12/17/2018
Addiction & Love Dr. Cali Estes, an addiction therapist and life coach, tells us the truth about addiction and love. What are the signs you might be in love with a junkie? How do you get your partner help? Headlines include: Is Demi Lovato's new relationship with her sober companion unhealthy, the perfect time to date online in 2019 and how much pre-date research is too much. Damona and Dr. Cali Estes also answer questions from listeners including: how to avoid a co-dependent relationship and how to talk to your girlfriend if you suspect she's cheating. You can read more about Dr. Cali Estes' work at caliestes.com Stay Sexy this season: Begin your Beach Body On Demand program risk free for 14 days by clicking the banner at DatesandMates.com
info_outline Religion & Relationships 12/10/2018
Religion & Relationships Damona is joined by Evan Marc Katz, one of the foremost dating experts for women in the world, to talk about their own experiences in interfaith relationships and lead a panel on navigating cross-cultural romance. Tiffany Renee shares her experiences dating in LA as a Muslim woman and Katy & Matt Snyder, celebrate their 15th wedding anniversary by sharing insights on how they've managed a PerJewvian relationship and raised their two children. Headlines include: Who is responsible for the Cardi and Offset split, are you feeling the effects skin hunger, and signs you're dating a psychopath. Questions from listeners include: Should you marry someone to keep them in the country if your relationship is still budding? And finally juicy details on Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra's wedding in India. Join the 24 million people who have read Evan's blog over the last 3 years at evanmarckatz.com and get enrolled in his six-month video course, Love U, that helps women understand men and find love. Follow Katy’s photography page at @katysynderphotography and Tiffany @stylebytiffany Begin your Beach Body On Demand program risk free for 14 days by clicking the banner at DatesandMates.com
info_outline Master Class: How to Meet Your Match 12/03/2018
Master Class: How to Meet Your Match Damona puts her certified dating coach skills to the test by leading a master class with tips, tools, and techniques to meet your match. Whether you are single because you are tired of wasting time on bad dates, you work too much to date or you are just picky, this show is for you. Headlines include what going down in Rihanna's DMs, the most important quality for a long term relationship to last, and your secret Tinder score revealed. Questions from listeners include: how long it should take to fall in love and what to do if your parents won't like your boyfriend. To start your dating plan get the First Date Starter Kit at FirstDateStarterKit.com Begin your Beach Body On Demand program risk free for 14 days by clicking the banner at DatesandMates.com
info_outline Masculine & Feminine 11/19/2018
Masculine & Feminine Barry Selby, relationship attraction expert, shares his insights on male and female dynamics, self love, and how to transform through a unique type of meditation. Headlines of the week include Michelle Williams' interracial relationship, hereditary relationship patterns, and BumbleSpots. Questions from listeners include what to do if your boyfriend's mom meddles in your relationship and when to reveal a crush. Get Barry's meditation at BarrySelby.com Get the Texting 10 Commandments Workbook - HERE Take Damona's 7 day relationship bootcamp at FreeRelationshipBootcamp.com Join Beach Body on Demand with a 14 day free trial - click the banner at DatesandMates.com
info_outline Bedroom Confidence & Pleasure Positivity 11/12/2018
Bedroom Confidence & Pleasure Positivity Caitlin V, sex & relationship coach, gets real about what's happening in the bedroom from overuse of porn to being pleasure positive. Headlines include JLo giving dating advice, the impact of paternity leave, and which dating app is popular in your state. Questions of the week include what "casually dating" means on Tinder and how to give positive encouragement when you're getting oral pleasure. Then, Damona does a diatribe on desiring qualities in a mate that you don't really need. Subscribe to Caitlin V's YouTube channel or follow her on Instagram @CaitlinVNeal Join the Dates & Mates community and get your free e-course with Damona at DatesandMates.com Beach Body On Demand - Your 14 Day free trial awaits at DatesandMates.com - click the banner at the bottom of the page to sign up.
info_outline Election Day & Dating 11/05/2018
Election Day & Dating In honor of Election Day, Cyberdating Expert Julie Spira shares tips from her research on dating across party lines and talks about her book “Love in the Age of Trump: How Politics is Polarizing Relationships.” Headlines: Why fertility rates are declining in the US, Meghan Markle’s “pre-pup” pregnancy contract, and Bumble’s plan to end ghosting. Questions from listeners include: what to do when you are no longer attracted to your spouse and when to consider yourself to have been ghosted. Damona wraps the show with a hollywood hookup for Ariana Grande. Get 15% off your purchase of $100 or more at modcloth.com by entering the code “datesandmates” at checkout. Follow Julie Spira on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook @JulieSpira or visit her website CyberDatingExpert.com. Look out for her forthcoming book, “Love in the Age of Trump: How Politics is Polarizing Relationships.” For more info about the book you can visit Loveintheageoftrump.com.
info_outline Happy Halloween & Dating Horror Stories 10/29/2018
Happy Halloween & Dating Horror Stories The annual Halloween episode is back with all new dating horror stories from Karrine Steffans, Troy from LA, Brett of the Open Mic Podcast with Brett Allan, Amber, and fan favorite from last year Tavishya. After handling the headlines including a celebrity pregnancy, the reason why people stay in bad relationships, and what your sexual fantasies say about you, Damona dives into crazy first dates and offers advice on how you can avoid suffering the same fate. Green Chef is giving Dates & Mates fans $50 off your first order at GreenChef.us/datesandmates Join the Dates & Mates Community at DatesandMates.com
info_outline Gender Identity & Astrology of Love 10/08/2018
Gender Identity & Astrology of Love Love Astrologer Carol Allen guest co-hosts while Jasmine Luna and Harry Caldwell share their experiences with the fluidity of sexuality and gender identity. Headlines include: why the divorce rate is declining, what Gen Z is getting right about dating and Bert & Ernie's relationship status. Questions of the week include how to handle dating multiple people online and how to know if you're being blown off for a second date. Get Carol's compatibility report half off HERE using the offer code HALFOFF. Join Damona's community for free by taking your free e-course at DatesandMates.com Follow Harry @CaldwellCrafted on IG Follow Jasmine on IG @the_witchy_wonder and read of her adventures jasmineseclipse.blogspot.com Get your psychic reading toll free at 877-626-1034
info_outline Yoga For Love & Textationships 09/24/2018
Yoga For Love & Textationships Yoga teacher & doula Rebecca Benenati of wellbornlifestyles.com gives insights on how yoga can impact your relationship or your dating disposition in honor of Yoga Awareness Month. Headlines include the most right-swiped jobs on Tinder, the 7 traits your long-term partner should have, and how Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose co-parent successfully. Technically Dating questions include how to stop dating unavailable men, how to tell if someone has a crush, and what workaholics need to do to find love. Damona's diatribe tells you how to identify if you're in a textationship and why it's crucial that you end it. Rebecca Benenati on Instagram Damona Hoffman is on IG, Twitter, & Facebook @DamonaHoffman Take your time back! Yoga misses you. Go to greenchef.us/datesandmates for $50 OFF your first box! Join the community and read our hilarious yet helpful recaps at DatesandMates.com
info_outline What Women Want & Seeking Arrangement 09/17/2018
What Women Want & Seeking Arrangement Millennial Dating Coach Evin Rose joins Damona to discuss the headlines including why Tinder dates aren't turning into relationships, what to wear on a first date, and are sugar babies bad for feminism. A panel of single women say what they really in a man and Damona delivers a message to Ariana Grande, Mac Miller fans, and anyone in a toxic relationship. Questions of week include should you tell your dates that you're going out with other people, how can you ask your partner for a threesome and how to overcome anxiety over asking women out. Join Damona's Community of Love by choosing your free e-course at DatesandMates.com and you'll get access to the exclusive group coaching calls for Dates & Mates listeners. Evin Rose is on Instagram @EvinRose Join her FREE Empowered Dating Community on @EmpoweredDatingwithEvinRos or visit her site evinrosecoaching.com Rebecca is on IG: @beccatica Nelly is on IG: @the_nadex Get your $10 discount on the fall box at FabFitFun.com using the offer code DatesandMates
info_outline The Mind of Men & Dating App Stats 09/10/2018
The Mind of Men & Dating App Stats Relationship Expert Brett McGinn of LoveF_ckingSucks.com handles headlines with Damona including surprising new dating app statistics, the dangers of on again off again relationships, and why John Krasinski is the best dad ever. Plus we go inside the mind of men with two single guys in LA who discuss what it's really like dating today then everyone addresses your questions in Technically Dating including should you have sex with your significant other even if you don't feel like it plus what's the best dating app for guys and should you pay for a premium membership. Follow Brett on Twitter @lovef_ckinsucks DM Marquis for a date on Twitter @TheQuis DM Damona with dating questions @DamonaHoffman or call 424-246-6255 Get $10 off at FabFitFun.com with the code datesandmates Don't miss Damona's free group coaching calls for subscribers. Get on the list at datesandmates.com by choosing your free e-course first.
info_outline Super Mamas & Relationship Standards 09/03/2018
Super Mamas & Relationship Standards Super Mamas Podcast host Paulina Lopez and guest co-host psychotherapist Rhonda Richards-Smith join Damona to discuss how moms can still be sexy. Rhonda takes on the headlines including: How dating apps have affected the rate of STDs, Aziz Ansari's comedy in the #MeToo era, and how your relationship standards change once you're couple up. Questions from listeners include: how to avoid strange requests on dating apps, should you see your ex again, and is it ok for your man to DM an instagram model? What dating or relationship questions do you have? Leave us a message at 424-246-6255. Try FabFitFun.com and get $10 off your first box with the code datesandmates Join the list to get invited to Damona's private coaching calls at DatesandMates.com. Register for your free dating or relationship e-course Relationship Bootcamp or The Texting 10 Commandments to subscribe. Follow Damona on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook Follow Rhonda on IG Check out the Super Mamas Podcast and follow Paulina on IG @iampaulinalopez
info_outline Bossip TV & The Tinder Trick 08/27/2018
Bossip TV & The Tinder Trick We TV's Bossip TV hosts Danielle 'Dani' Canada & Alana Danielle Gatling hit the headlines with Damona including the Tinder social experiment that swept NYC, Bumble Bizz & Bumble BFF, and the engagement of Priyanka Chopra & Nick Jonas (which Dates & Mates predicted back in episode 220.) Questions from listeners include how to Facebook sleuth on your man and how much makeup a woman should wear to a date. Try FabFitFun.com and get $10 off your first box with the code DatesandMates Visit DatesandMates.com for your free dating or relationship e-course. Pick the one that fits your relationship status! Follow Dani on IG Follow Alana on IG Follow Damona on IG Catch Bossip TV Thursdays on We TV at 10 p.m. ET.
info_outline Marriage Secrets & Out of Your League 08/20/2018
Marriage Secrets & Out of Your League Storyteller Shannon Cason (Homemade Stories & WBEZ Chicago's The Trouble with Shannon Cason) joins with his wife Cindy to share the secrets that almost tore their marriage apart and how they've weathered the relationship storms. Plus, Relationship Scientist Ryeal Simms handles the headlines with Damona including how dating apps can score you a job, the impact of working from home on your relationship, and Iggy Azalea's whiplash dating week. Questions from listeners include how long your engagement should last and how to get a guy who is out of your league. Follow Cindy Cason @JacindaCason Follow Shannon Cason @ShannonCason and check out the podcasts Homemade Stories and The Trouble with Shannon Cason. Visit AdamandEve.com and use the promo code GIFT21 for free gifts and free shipping. Get on our mailing list and claim your free dating or relationship e-course at DatesandMates.com Find more from Ryeal Simms at RelationshipScientistRyeal.com If you or anyone you know is facing feelings of suicide, please call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-273-8255 To get your question answered on a future show, download the Textpert App, email Damona@DamonaHoffman.com or leave us a voicemail at 424-246-6255
info_outline Summer Date Ideas & FWB Feelings 08/13/2018
Summer Date Ideas & FWB Feelings International Matchmaker Jessica Fass joins Damona in studio along with Producer J to share great summer date ideas to heat things up in love while the weather is still warm. Headlines include: harsh criticism for The Bachelor and dating shows in the era of #MeToo, what your date's texting habits mean, and Facebook's new dating app. Plus questions from listeners like what do you do if you are catching feelings for a friend with benefits (FWB) and how can you get a $1000 loan back from someone you broke up with? At AdamandEve.com get your free gifts and free shipping with the offer code GIFT21 Join Damona's newsletter at DatesandMates.com and claim your free dating course. Be a part of Jessica's international database at fasspasstolove.com Thank you for SUBSCRIBING to Dates & Mates. You can send feedback and questions for future shows to Damona@DamonaHoffman.com or leave a voicemail at 424-246-6255
info_outline Season 6 Teaser 08/10/2018
Season 6 Teaser TV Dating Expert Damona Hoffman is back with the dating advice and relationship tips you need. In this teaser, she shares the deeper reason why she does this show and gives a sneak peek of what's to come this season. Weekly episodes return August 13th.
info_outline Game Dating & Hookup Culture 07/02/2018
Game Dating & Hookup Culture Match.com's new dating app Crown is launching in LA and Andrew Lee Miller, head of marketing for the app gives us the inside scoop. Plus, Lea Rose Emery from Bustle shares her thoughts on dating feminism and hookup culture. Headlines include the differences between how men and women fall in love, a new literary dating term, and scientific data on how men can appear more attractive. Questions from listeners cover how to handle your parents giving money to your boyfriend and getting busy at work. takecareof.com - 25% off with the promo code datesandmates mylola.com- 40% off with the promo code datesandmates Get more dating advice and take your free dating/relationship course at DatesandMates.com
info_outline Single Moms & Summer Solstice 06/25/2018
Single Moms & Summer Solstice Rachel DeAlto, relationship expert from the hit show Married at First Sight shares tips on flirting, dating after divorce, and more. Headlines include Chris Pratt's romantic life, a new dating term for the summer, and The Proposal on ABC. Plus questions from listeners including dealing with long distance love and how long does it take after divorce for someone to fall in love again? Get free shipping and free gifts at AdamandEve.com using the offer code GIFT21 DatesandMates.com has a free ecourse for single and coupled Dates & Mates listeners
info_outline Dating While Disabled & Pride Month 06/18/2018
Dating While Disabled & Pride Month Dating While Disabled author Christy Goldstein shares her tips for dating with a disability or mental illness. Plus, headlines on why most women cheat, drinking and dating, new dating terminolgy, and Survivor's Zeke Smith is dating Superstore's Nico Santos. Plus questions from listeners like how to handle a crush on an older man and handling a narcissist partner. Then, the romance rollback reviews the orgins of Pride Month. Find more advice from Christy Goldstein at ChristyGoldsteintheSexpert.com Get your dating or relationship free e-course at DatesandMates.com Use the code GIFT21 to get your goodies at AdamandEve.com
info_outline Breaking Up & Bouncing Back 06/11/2018
Breaking Up & Bouncing Back The Millennial Love Expert, Samantha Burns, discusses strategies from her new book Breaking Up & Bouncing Back for overcoming the loss of a relationship and learning to love again. Headlines include: Bustle's study on people's top dating frustrations, how people change through marriage, and the real deal on Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas. Questions from listeners cover how to respond to requests for full body pics and what to do if you have a crush on a guy who already has a girlfriend. Breaking Up & Bouncing Back comes out June 13th. Order your copy from Amazon.com or Barnes and Noble. Get your free relationship or dating e-course at DatesandMates.com Free shipping and gifts when you use the offer code GIFT21 at AdamandEve.com
info_outline Love Addiction & Dating Intuition 06/04/2018
Love Addiction & Dating Intuition Sherry Gaba, psychotherapist and star of Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew and Sober House, joins to discuss her new book The Marriage and Relationship Junkie: Kicking Your Addiction. Headlines of the week include depressions link to dating apps, marriage rates in millennials, and a romance brewing between Eminem and Nicki Minaj. Questions from listeners include does your dating pool shrink over 50 and what to do if you find compromising photos on your husband's phone. Take the love addiction quiz at SherryGaba.com Get 30 Days free to try Beachbody On Demand. Click the link from DatesandMates.com
info_outline Sexual Health & Hookup Apps 05/28/2018
Sexual Health & Hookup Apps Board Certified Nurse Practitioner, James Simmons of AsktheNP.org shares insights on sexual health. Headlines include the real deal on Tinder's hookup app reputation, the dating trend of orbiting, and the Ariana Grande new couple alert. Questions from users include can you make your neighbor and f-buddy your boyfriend, when you should go to your doctor if you feel burning after sex, and more Get your 30 Day free trial of BeachBody on Demand - Click the link from DatesandMates.com AdamandEve.com will give you free shipping and bonuses if you use the Dates & Mates offer code GIFT21 when you place your order. Check out James Simmons' The Weekly Dose and more at AsktheNP.org
info_outline Gender Dynamics & Relationship Communication 05/21/2018
Gender Dynamics & Relationship Communication Dating & Relationship experts Antia & Brody Boyd discuss masculine and feminine dynamics in relationships and give tips on how to find and cultivate the right relationship for you. Headlines include: pickup lines that work best on dating apps, how to tell if a relationship is short term or long term and Meghan Markle's dating history. Listener questions include: where are all the good guys and how to get a man to chase you. Get your free discovery session at FindtheOneElite.com Take Damona's free dating or relationship course at DatesandMates.com Get 1 month of Beach Body access for free by clicking the link at DatesandMates.com
info_outline Feng Shui for Love & Flirting at Work 05/14/2018
Feng Shui for Love & Flirting at Work Feng Shui Master Trainer & licensed therapist, Inessa Freylekhman, give tips on how to bring the energy of love into your home and or amplify the passion in a relationship using Feng Shui principles. Headlines include: how to lose weight with a partner, the impact of bad relationships on your health, and Jada Pinkett Smith's new insights on dating Will when he was still married. Questions from listeners include: how to handle a workplace crush and coming out as Bi-sexual to your parents. Get Feng Shui help: FengShuiFromtheHeart.com Take a free dating or relationship course at DatesandMates.com Try beach body for free for one month using the link on DatesandMates.com
info_outline Arranged Marriage & Facebook Dating 05/07/2018
Arranged Marriage & Facebook Dating Puja Mohindra, creator of the webseries Geeta's Guide to Moving On discusses arranged marriages, moving on after a breakup, how to find happiness in love, and other themes from the series. Damona shares advice and inspiration on the topic of vulnerability. Headlines include: Facebook's new dating feature, Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom heat things up, and the biggest lies in online messaging. Questions from listeners include how to explore bi-sexuality when you're in a relationship, and can your relationship survive if your boyfriend finds out he fathered a child years ago? Watch the series at GeetasGuidetoMovingOn.com Get your free dating or relationship course at listen to past episodes at DatesandMates.com Visit AdamandEve.com and use the offer code GIFT21 at checkout for free, discreet shipping
info_outline Curly Hair Love & Budget Weddings 04/30/2018
Curly Hair Love & Budget Weddings Bianca Renee, Youtube style expert & event planner, discusses curly hair date styles and wedding planning on a budget. Headlines include Ivana Trump throws shade, the Bill Cosby verdict, dating myths in movies, and the Allison Mack sex ring. Questions from listeners include what to do if your boyfriend cheats and can you friend a potential date on facebook. Get your free shipping and 10 free gifts at AdamandEve.com using the code GIFT21 at checkout. Join Damona and the other lovers by subscribing to the Dates & Mates newsletter at DatesandMates.com and connect with her on social media to share your thoughts on the show or submit a question. Instagram Facebook Twitter Looking to reach the fans of Dates & Mates? Let's collaborate! Call us at 424-246-6255.