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Nice Guy. Where’d You Meet Him?

I hate online dating…most of the time.  Too many of the guys who contact me clearly haven’t read my profile, or maybe they just assume they know more about what I want than I do.  So, when I say I want a non-smoker, the smoker reaches out to me, anyway.  Though my profile says I want … Continue reading

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Dating: The Further You Look, The Less You See

When I think of dating in these modern times, I’m reminded of a song by the Temptations about the continual search, by some, for true love: “…Some find true love before their hopes are gone, others lose hope and they have to move on… The further you look, the less you see.  I’m hoping you’ll be … Continue reading

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Single in the USA…According to Match.com

I spent a fun Saturday afternoon this past weekend with a bar full of bloggers.  We gathered to get out of the snow,  sample cocktails and other goodies, and to hear the results of the new The Single in America study sponsored by Match.com (which is also sponsoring this post.) If you care to know how … Continue reading

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Navigating The Commitment Game

This week’s blog post is a guest post, written by NG, on getting back into “the game” after a divorce: When I rejoined the ranks of singles at the age of 38 due to divorce, I turned to internet dating. I was astonished to find that options that I had thought would be unavailable were being … Continue reading

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Maybe…Just Maybe…Consider Mixing Up Your Dating Life With Stir Events by Match.com

Last month, I wrote a blog post about an event I attended sponsored by Match.com, to promote their new Stir events.  Stir events are targeted to single people and  range from large scale happy hours at local bars and venues, to more intimate, interest-based events such as cooking classes, wine and tequila tastings, dance lessons, bowling nights, rock … Continue reading

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Who Says Girls Can’t Play Nice…and Other Musings.

Every now and then I’ll read or hear someone say something along the lines of “women aren’t nice to each other”, “I don’t trust women”, “women are always in competition with other women”, and, of course “women are bitches”. And we’re all familiar with the concept of mean girls. There probably is a modicum of truth … Continue reading

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