DO YOU NEED A HUSBAND? As women, we define ourselves by our connection to a man. Are we someone’s wife? Lover? Think about Eat, Pray, Love. The book opens with the main character leaning over the toilet bowl, certain her life is over. Then she travels to Italy where she eats, India where she prays … Continue reading Sex Happens
You may not be familiar with this, as was my case, but the term is called Ghosting. Urban Dictionary defines it as such: Ghosted - To abruptly stop all forms of communication and contact with someone else especially an online relationship. When someone you were relatively on good terms with suddenly doesn't respond to your messages anymore or doesn't … Continue reading Ghosting and Dating
I have asked myself this question a thousand times. I have heard my friend's opinion on this subject a thousand times. So what is the answer? Will online dating work for you, is it something you should try? What are the pros and cons of online dating? First, before you make the decision to put yourself … Continue reading On Line Dating, Is It For You?
A recent date said something to me that got me thinking ...He said that you can't tell if you are going to like someone or not (have that chemistry) until you kiss them. Hmmm ...I am not sure that I agree with that. If I look at them and don't see attraction ...well then, chances are … Continue reading Kiss And Tell. It’s in the Kiss?
Is 50 really the new 30? I will say that 30 something is the new 50 for the weather in Texas the last couple of days ...our last little cold snap. Of course, I am not talking about the use of this saying about the weather. I hear the expression all the time from my friends. Someone is … Continue reading 50 Is The New 30
For those of you who don't know, I am a single mother, working full-time and living in Texas. That is the short of it, actually I am so much more than the title would say. I am CEO of the household; a mother, a personal chef, a mediator, an administrative assistant, a housekeeper, a banker and finance manager, a taxi driver, … Continue reading Dating And The Single Mom
It is a long time coming in writing this and I am glad that I did, but I am equally glad this is the last chapter. I started this memoir, over a year ago, to finally be free of him, of the memories, still to fresh in my mind. Somehow, putting it all into writing has helped me to do this, to … Continue reading Prince Charming – Memoirs of a Dater, Final Chapter
I thought of you today. I still do. Do you ever think of me? I wonder. The memories come flooding back, I still remember ... My heart still remembers too, how it felt to be with you. A movie that we watched, a place that we liked. A song that played while we were together ...happy. I wonder … Continue reading I Thought Of You Today
Do you ever have a date where you are left with so many unanswered questions? The date ends and you are wondering what was that all about? You leave the date going WTH? It happens to me a lot, more than I would like to admit, actually. I took a break from the dating scene for a little … Continue reading On-Line Dating, WTH!?
It has been awhile since I wrote about "tall, dark, handsome and never going to commit" aka Prince Charming. I suppose in some ways I don't want to finish the story ...after all this time, now, is it really worth sitting down and putting the experience into words? Does it really matter anymore? But then again ... if one … Continue reading Memoirs of a Dater – Chapter Two