A Dating Challenge: The One Where My Blind Date Accidentally ‘Met’ My Dad

  It is a week since I took up Just Single’s #3dates3mths dating challenge (3 dates in 3 months – only 1 can be from my online world) and I’m 1 challenge down already.  (Go me.)   Read here to find out what’s what.   I’ll be honest, the idea of finding a date from […]

Online Dating: I Like Him

  As some of you know, I had a date on Saturday night – one I was actually really excited about.   I had just felt an instant connection with this person when we first started talking.  It’s hard to explain, especially considering the jokers I’ve dated before, but this time I just knew I […]

What Happened to Being Chatted Up?

    I had a conversation with my best friend this week about how dating has changed over the years.  I posed this question to her:   “Why do you think we never get chatted up anymore when we’re out?”   Unfortunately, she was none the wiser.   I mean, we’re fairly pleasant on the […]

Online Dating: Beard Love

  I know I’ve been quiet on the old dating front lately – I blame the medication, it’s totally messing with my mojo.  However, I DO have a date next Friday.   (Obviously pending either one of us changing our minds or one of us just being stood up. Again. Namely me.)   Following the […]

Online Dating – First Impressions Count

    As you know, I’ve been online dating on and off for about a year now.  Some of them have been successful … others, not so much.  The dating hasn’t gone well this year.  Could be a state of mind thing.  I seem to be getting more and more annoyed by men online.  More […]

Online Dating – Another Disaster

    Let me tell you a little story. It’s a story that’s fundamentally about trusting your instincts, but I’ll get to that.   Last year, I went on a date with a man. I didn’t feel we were compatible, chose not to see him again and we went our separate ways. A year passed […]