30 Tinder Dates in 30 Nights - Date 2: The Doctor

I asked my friend Luis for any words of advice on my second date of the challenge, after emailing him the guy’s picture and Tinder profile. Luis recommended I ask why he decided to go into this particular medical field and suggests I let him do more of the sharing at first to get a good feel for him. Luis thinks I’m easy to talk to, so it shouldn’t be so hard! Oh and he also said: “stay away from topics about sex, keep it light.”The Date (Oct. 2)......more
HuckWilliams Dude... I can't even think about that right now. I have 25 more dates to go on ... more

30 Tinder Dates in 30 Nights - Date 2: The Doctor

I asked my friend Luis for any words of advice on my second date of the challenge, after emailing him the guy’s picture and Tinder profile. Luis recommended I ask why he decided to go into this particular medical field and suggests I let him do more of the sharing at first to get a good feel for him. Luis thinks I’m easy to talk to, so it shouldn’t be so hard! Oh and he also said: “stay away from topics about sex, keep it light.”The Date (Oct. 2)......more
scootergirl Probably :-) more

30 dates in 30 Nights - Date 1: The Gambler

My first date of the month was fun. He had mentioned to me during our Tinder chats that he plays tennis often and asked if I would want to play on our first date? I nervously agreed, knowing I’m terrible at the game, but I do enjoy it once in a while. Still, I was looking forward to meeting him, he looked cute in his profile photos, and I especially liked the one with his grandfather.I sent Tony a picture of my date with a few details about him. Tony replied with some advice, including:...more
AnimalLover That's a good point. He text me yesterday and asked if "he was too much?" So I will ... more

30 Tinder Dates in 30 Nights - (Part 1)

Last week I hit a low point in my dating life. I had left everything up to one guy... BIG mistake! Everyone knows you're supposed to juggle at least three-men at a time, right? That’s what happens when you get too busy to date and rely on one man to do all the heavy lifting. You end up with nothing. And so I decided it was time to get out of my comfort zone by going on 30 dates in 30 consecutive nights. Kickoff is this Wednesday October1st, will I make it?...more
AnimalLover I understand exactly what you mean about "the one person who sucks at returning ... more

30 Tinder Dates in 30 Nights - (Part 1)

Last week I hit a low point in my dating life. I had left everything up to one guy... BIG mistake! Everyone knows you're supposed to juggle at least three-men at a time, right? That’s what happens when you get too busy to date and rely on one man to do all the heavy lifting. You end up with nothing. And so I decided it was time to get out of my comfort zone by going on 30 dates in 30 consecutive nights. Kickoff is this Wednesday October1st, will I make it?...more
freshmints Well, I have finally settled on the rules and will post them today. But yes, I will ... more

30 Tinder Dates in 30 Nights - (Part 1)

Last week I hit a low point in my dating life. I had left everything up to one guy... BIG mistake! Everyone knows you're supposed to juggle at least three-men at a time, right? That’s what happens when you get too busy to date and rely on one man to do all the heavy lifting. You end up with nothing. And so I decided it was time to get out of my comfort zone by going on 30 dates in 30 consecutive nights. Kickoff is this Wednesday October1st, will I make it?...more
scootergirl Well my first date is tonight and we are playing tennis! So I look forward to doing ... more

Stone Soup Mondays: Best Blog Posts from September 18th to September 26th

Back again for another installment of Stone Soup Mondays, an open thread that collects the best things you read on the Web and compiles them in one space to extend the lifespan of a great blog post by two weeks. If you missed this series in the past, please click here to read more about the impulse behind the idea. ...more
I would like to add some vegetables into the soup and share this wonderful blog post by Heather ... more