While giving a “meh” first date a second chance is often recommended, there are a few first-date red flags that might let you off the hook. If any of these flags are waving, move forward carefully – if at all. Ten first date red flags: 1. “I’m not really the boyfriend/husband/relationship type.” You will not change his […]
You’re smart. You’re online because you know it’s the best place to meet other singles. But what do you do once you’ve decided you like his profile, enjoy his emails and have had a conversation or two on the phone? It’s time for the meet-date. In my previous article I told you the first 5 […]
She said yes. Now what? As you prep for Friday night’s date, here are some tips and reminders to help make that first date a success. 10 first date tips just for men: 1. Plan it. Have an answer for when and where the date will be. Try to pick a location that’s comfortable and conducive […]
If it’s been a while since you’ve been on a first date, here are a few pointers to ensure your next one is a success. 10 first date tips just for women: 1. Relax. Don’t put pressure on yourself to be witty, smart or alluring. Don’t get caught up in the version of yourself you wish […]
First dates can be a little nerve-wracking, especially when awkward silences set in. The next time you face a dreaded lull in first date conversation, try one of these great first date questions: 1. How was your day? It’s a simple question, and one that’s too easily forgotten. Ask your date about his/her day, inquiring […]
That all-important first date: where do you go? What do you talk about? Should you let him kiss you? How do you keep a date from turning into an interview? The key is creating a “shared experience” that establishes a lasting, romantic connection from the get-go. Here’s how to do it.