Mismatch.com: Divorced and (Online) Dating

I went on a date last night with an amazing guy.Really, we were totally on the same page and I enjoyed his company. I liked chatting with him and watching how he talked with his hands. He was really cute, too, with beautiful blue eyes. Our date wasn’t anything fancy, either. We grabbed some grub from the local pizza joint and then decided to ride bikes to the supermarket later to get some Ben & Jerry’s to accompany an Arrested Development marathon....more
Yep. Scared to death. That's how I feel when I think about "dating". I did sign up for EHarmony ...more

Hot Dawg!!

As I mentioned in an earlier post,  I had met someone on match.com, and  things were going along pretty well with M and myself.  I was amazed at how much we had in common.  We both liked sauerkraut on our hot dogs and anchovies on our pizzas.  I felt like from there we were pretty much home free.  We had found our soul mates!  I mean really, how weird is it to find someone who likes anchovies on their pizza?  A lot of Domino's don't even offer anchovies on their pizzas.  So...obviously we were meant to be together and nothing could stop us now....more

Cropped Out

April, 2005Yawn. Loud slurp of coffee. I shuffle to the living room, flop down on the couch. For twenty minutes, I stare at a wall. Then I pad over to my computer to check my email.There it is: the weekly list of my ideal matches....more

I Found Love Online and You Can Too

When deciding to find a date online, safety is first and foremost. There are a lot of whackos out there but on the flip side, there are a lot of good people that are serious about wanting to meet someone. Use your common sense at all times. Most on-line sites won't allow you to post contact information. You must go through their site to contact a person. Don't give out any personal information until you are sure you are ready to talk in person. ...more
@Robinette B I remember thinking how strange it was to think people were meeting over the ...more

Six Tips on What NOT to Write on Match.com

(originally posted on BetterAfter50 - by A. Chertorofsky)...more

Online Dating: Some People are Still Single for a Reason

Confession time: I am a former member of match.com.Yes, I feel you judging me. Give me a break. Right after my annulment, I was feeling like a washed-up ex-wife who nobody would ever want to bang again. And even if they did, I would probably cry on them....more

Adventures in Online Dating Pt. 2

So my FRIEND is online dating and she is giving me the inside scoop to the ups and downs. So here is the continuation of her journey...more

Adventures in Online Dating Pt. 2

So my FRIEND is online dating and she is giving me the inside scoop to the ups and downs. So here is the continuation of her journey...more

Adventures in Online Dating Pt. 1

I'm not saying that I'm online dating, but I have this friend......more

His Dating Profile Is Still Active

She noticed the change in the relationship. She asked if anything was wrong. She was told things were fine. Then it occurred to her to check his profile on the dating site he had used prior to becoming involved with her. She found his profile was active, checked in within the last 24 hours. Not only that, but he had a VIP premium membership. What would you do if you discovered your boyfriend still had an online dating profile? ...more

While online dating sites have become more and more mainstream over the past several years, ...more