If teeth are important to you, ask for a smiling photo. I am always wary, because that tells me something about someone’s personality. I wasn’t too surprised when he smiled and had discolored and missing teeth.
[image: via shutterstock] Ready for conscious, like-minded individuals you really want to meet?Faith that there is a plan for our lives, faith that we are doing the things required of us to be worthy of that plan, and faith that God is completely trustworthy and all-powerful. If your patriarchal blessing says you will marry, trust in that promise and don’t give up! Believe that you can make a decision to have a better marriage every day.If we are faithful, He will always fulfill His promises—in this life or the next. Believe in the power of the holy covenant you’ve made. And if we do these things, we are promised that "all things shall work together for your good, if ye walk uprightly and remember the covenant wherewith ye have covenanted one with another" (Doctrine and Covenants ). Regardless of how depressing your dating life may be or how difficult your marriage is, God has given these three steps to replace fear with faith, loneliness with hope, and frustration with excitement.Do your homework and choose the site(s) that are right for you. If your profile is filled with lies, you are not living or sharing your truth and you will eventually be found out. He went back to his cats and I went to stock up on Zyrtec. Sexy photos are fine, just don’t overdo it or give away too much.You do not want to create a false perception of yourself, in either a positive or negative way. I cannot tell you how many guys online have lied to me about having pets and I am deathly allergic. I dated a guy for a month, really liked him and could never figure out why he didn’t invite me back to his place and always wanted to stay at mine. Trust me, this will save you time and self-esteem issues when men ask for more full body shots.I realized a few years ago that while dating occupied about 30% of my conversation, it occupied less than 5% of my prayers. He said that he and his wife received wonderful advice from Elder Ballard before their ceremony.God wants to hear about what's on our mind, and if dating is on our mind, we should pray for marriage opportunities to be there. He said that every night, as spouses pray together, the one saying the prayer should thank God for their spouse out loud.It filled my heart with hope—and it can fill your heart too.We much always search for ways to make our spouse happy. Hinckley said in the best talk on marriage I have ever read, "After dealing with hundreds of divorce situations through the years, I am satisfied that the application of a single practice would do more than all else to solve this grievous problem.I am here to share some coaching advice and guide and support you on your online dating journey: Some dating sites are known and respected for finding love and some are notorious for attracting singles looking for action or a quick hookup.There are no judgements here, as people are coming from different places in their love lives.