First Dates

Get first date tips to make your first date a great one. Start your dating relationship off the right way with advice from the experts on eHarmony.

8 Extremely Annoying First Date Conversations

8 Extremely Annoying First Date Conversations

First dates are balancing acts — equal parts chemistry and conversation. As a public service we’ve put together 8 common first date conversations that tend to be extremely annoying.

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First Date Blunders

First Date Blunders

Everyone is guilty of first date blunders! Here are some of the most common dating mistakes – and how to make the best out of a bad situation.

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First Dates: Three Things You Should Never Reveal!

First Dates: Three Things You Should Never Reveal!

If you are in the early stages of a promising relationship, be careful about divulging too much too soon.

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5 Telltale Signs of Great First Dates

5 Telltale Signs of Great First Dates

Nerves aside, getting to know someone in person for the first time can come with mixed signals, a roller coaster of thoughts and a flurry of emotions. So how can you tell things are going well? Look for these 5 telltale signs that may indicate that you and your date are well on your way to a mutually desired second date.

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What Not to Eat and Drink on a First Date

What Not to Eat and Drink on a First Date

Avoiding embarrassment is probably the number one priority for most people on a first date. So why do so many people do themselves in by reaching for the wrong foods? Check out what shouldn’t be on the menu on a first date.

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First Date Dos and Don'ts: Surefire Style Tips and Fashion Faux Pas

First Date Dos and Don’ts: Surefire Style Tips and Fashion Faux Pas

Don’t wait until the last minute to throw your ensemble together…but do break out a signature piece that shows your personality! Read on for more first date dressing tips!

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5 Tips for Creating a Great First Date

5 Tips for Creating a Great First Date

Creating a great first date is not rocket science. A little thoughtfulness, confidence, and imagination should do the trick. Here are a few guidelines to help you maximize your chances of success.

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5 Things Not to Wear on a First Date

5 Things Not to Wear on a First Date

If you can’t decide what to wear on that next hot date, start with what NOT to wear.

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Picking up First Date Clues

Picking up First Date Clues

Learn how to be a dating sleuth! Look for clues to see how well you match up with that potential special someone.

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5 Things it's NOT Okay to Ask on a First Date

5 Things it’s NOT Okay to Ask on a First Date

In an effort to get to know your date, you turn the conversation to him or her, firing off seemingly innocuous questions. Or are they?

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