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I’d Rather Date a Man With a Bad Profile…

So, I’m a week or so into my most recent foray into online dating and I’ve been thinking about my theory of good daters vs daters. In short, some guys are great daters: fun, charming, sexy – but they suck at relationships. Others may be lousy on a first date, but deserve a second look […]

This is Why People Hate Dating

I was supposed to have a date this weekend. And another tonight. Supposed to. They were going to be my first 2 dates in months. But no. Both were cancelled. And this is why (some) people hate dating. I don’t, for the record, hate dating. No usually.  But some days… Here’s the story: I crawled […]

A Quickie from the Sick Chick

So I’m still sick.  Yeah, really.  I finally got to the doctor yesterday.  Seems my, “no fever = not really sick” theory was a load of bullshit. So I was sent home with a stack of prescriptions and directions to call back in 3 days if I wasn’t starting to feel better and to come […]

Blast from the Past: 7 Things A Guy Needs to Know About Picking An Online Dating Profile Picture

It’s the Friday before the Labor Day Weekend and it seems like half the US has started their long weekends early.  Not me. I’m working today. Sort of. Today’s (rerun) post came to mind as I clicked on a totally hysterical email from one of the online services (who shall remain nameless, under the ‘if […]

Breaking My Rules

I have a date tonight. A first date with a man I met online. And we’re going out to dinner. Now, anyone who’s been reading this blog for a while will know that this is something I NEVER do (notice the caps, bold and underline). I’m a let’s-meet-for-drinks gal. Or maybe coffee. Or a walk […]