Category Archive: Online Dating

Don’t be an Angry Little Elf

I had the pleasure…uh I mean experience of meeting “Mr-Angry-Elf” on one of the online dating sites. He seemed pretty interesting in our initial chats so we made plans to meet. He lived on the other end of town and it just so happened that I had an appointment out near his area, so we …

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You Can’t HANDLE the Truth!

Thank you Colonel Nathan R. Jessep for this great line as you address the court in the movie A Few Good Men. So, when it comes to dating, how truthful should you be on your dating profile? Better yet, how truthful should you be when you actually meet? I would say have to recommend that …

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An Adventure or a Nightmare

Last night we stayed over at my folks’ house and as I was tucking my daughter into bed, she realized that her dear friend Belle Bear wasn’t in her bag. We did the double check, and there was still no sign of her “little pink security friend” in her bag. I began to retrace our …

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What does a Pet and Wait Staff Have in Common?

Don’t worry, this isn’t going to turn into “a guy walks into a bar with a dog under one arm ” joke. A very interesting observation was made in the book 99 Things Women Wish They Knew Before Saying I Do . #42: Notice Clues about Hidden Information. One of the ladies interviewed said “People tend …

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To Swap or Not to Swap – Date Passing Etiquette

I was at lunch the other day with a girlfriend and during our conversation, she was telling me about this guy that she had just broken up with. She said that he seemed a bit controlling – always wanting to know where she was and what she was doing. She also got a bit creeped …

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Online Dating Site Options

There are so many sites out there – which one should I use? Here is a list to get you started: Dating for Parents – 14 Day Free Trial – Date Single Millionaires or Gorgeous Singles Find out what makes Catholic Match unique today! – Christian Dating Service – Online Matchmaking

The Have-to-Have List

When you have a clear idea of what you are looking for always, it makes your search much easier. For example, if you go to the mall looking for “something that is cool” you may or may not find success – but either way you will spend some time searching. However, if you go to …

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E-mail Flirt vs. E-Mail Flops

When I received notification through the dating site that Easy_On_The_Eyes wanted to meet me, I got pretty excited. He was good-looking (as his “handle” states), seemed intelligent and , shared many similar interests; needless to say I was pretty excited at the prospect of getting to know this man. So the e-mail conversation began…and ended …

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Gratitude, Giggles, & Grace – A Fun and Helpful Read

There is a new book coming out this month that is a light-hearted yet serious look at how your dating journey can actually be a great catalyst of personal growth. Gratitude, Giggles, & Grace is written by Tracy Fagan, a divorce Mom who has a love of life and has a way of adding laughter …

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Success in the Online Dating World Includes Honesty and Politeness

I have noticed it is of extreme importance in the dating world to have both honesty and politeness. For some, it is pretty easy, especially when you are in the internet dating world to fudge a little bit about yourself; whether it be your age, your marital status, your favorite activities or even your income. …

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