Real stories about dating and relationships in New York City. Truth is more interesting than fiction.

Sunny Afternoon

I had a very interesting date yesterday.   It was an outdoor/afternoon date.  We met at a coffee shop that was near a park and then walked to the park and sat outside. The guy (he’s going to need a nickname) got major points for planning.  It was pretty much the perfect plan for yesterday, because […]

Play With Your Food

I’ve said it before, I like food.  All kinds of food.  In fact, there are very few things I don’t eat. I think eating out should be fun and when I go out I usually want to eat food that I couldn’t cook for myself (not always, sometimes it’s nice to go out for comfort […]
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But I Don’t Care

I’m going to get so much shit for writing this, but I don’t care.  It’s true and it’s what I’m thinking now and I don’t even think it’s all that mean or controversial.  But if I hurt anyone’s feelings then let me say, “sorry”, in advance. I had the opportunity to catch up with one […]

Degrees of Separation

Dating in NYC is different than dating other places.  It just is.  It’s not better or worse.  It’s just different. I haven’t dated anyone who knew any of my exes in over 15 years.  And that wasn’t here in the city.  I was living in the UK then.  If I lived somewhere else, most other places, the […]
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Take a Trip

I’m going to let you in on a little secret about New York City – some of the best food in the city is actually outside of Manhattan.  That’s right, I said it.   Great food outside of Manhattan.  In the boroughs. I’m not going to pretend to be an expert on the Brooklyn foodie scene […]
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