New Year Dating Goals

Going into the New Year always holds with it a sense of starting fresh and setting goals and resolutions for the year to come. Throughout this process, it’s important to check in with ourselves and think about what we want to accomplish in a tangible matter. Something that I’ve gotten into the habit of practicing…

8 Red Flags in A Profile

[Alt. Text Description: A red flag is planted in the sand of a beach.] [Photo from UnSplash] Red flags in a dating profile. Who has them? How do we even find them?  Most importantly… How the heck do we avoid them? Urban dictionary defines a red flag as, “a sign or warning of impending danger,…

Post-Date Etiquette: What’s the deal?

[Alt. Text Description: A lighter skinned person holds a smartphone against a blurred background.] [Taken from Alex Ware.] You’ve just had a fabulous date. The hours passed too quickly, the conversation flowed, the food was great, and your date was enticing.  Perhaps you’ve arrived home to take your shoes off and sit on your couch.…

POV: The One Who Got Away

[Alt. Text Description: A man’s shadowy silhouette is centered against a backdrop of a deep blue sky and white clouds] [Taken from here] Have you ever had an ex (privately named “The One”) slip away from you? Do you wish you could go back in time to make a different decision? Three summers ago, I…

Trusting Your Date

Dating new people is always going to be an exercise in trust. Whatever the reason why you’re dating you’re going to have to at some point trust the person you’re seeing. You’re going to have to let them in one way or another whether that is into your home, your heart, or even just into…

When is it time to walk away?

Esther Perel says, “The idea of finding the one is problematic for relationships,” which makes those of us in relationship-limbo feel even more confused. Some relationships feel perfect and aligned in the moment, before quickly changing and becoming a puzzle piece that just doesn’t fit.  Love, like life, is fickle. In the world of dating…

Let’s Prepare for CUFFING SZN!

Pumpkin spiced lattes. Feather-filled coats. Cooler temperatures & golden leaves. Autumn is here! The weather may be chilly, but that doesn’t mean dating needs to be. Cuffing season generally starts in October and ends close to February. With the days becoming shorter and the holidays peeking from around the corner, singles are more likely to…

Post-COVID Dating Tips

[Text description: woman and man holding hands overlooking a cliff with a sunset.] [Photo from here.] “I can’t leave the house. How will I ever find love?” If you’ve had a similar thought over the last year… you’re not alone! Dating in 2021 has been complicated. Experiencing our first global pandemic has made it even…

The Ultimate Guide to Dating with Kids

Dating someone with kids can be hard, but it doesn’t mean its impossible. Here’s a list of tips and tricks to win your significant others little one’s heart! Good things take time Chances are your partners kids aren’t going to fall in love with you overnight, and that’s okay! Building relationships take time. On average,…

10 Best Pick Up Lines for Guys

Sending the first message but not getting responses? Your pick up lines might not be up to par, so lets get that sorted. Try these 10 best pick up lines for your next move! #1: If you were a vegetable, you’d be a ‘cute-cumber’. #2: I never believed in love at first sight, until I…