Saturday April 19th 2014

Tagged: dating

Would you date your selfie?

Would you date your selfie?
April 14, 2014

I have met a HUGE variety of people and have been sufficiently disappointed with all of them (sorry guys, if you’re reading this). And after every few dates with a different kind of man I change my mind on my dating strategy.

Hinge | A new mobile dating app | Find dates based on your mutual friends

Hinge | A new mobile dating app | Find dates based on your mutual friends
March 31, 2014

So, we’ve established that online dating sites are now a thing of the past and that dating apps are where it’s at. Now, I’m here to tell you about one of the newest of the bunch. Hinge, a mobile-only dating app, sounds like the next contender that’s about to take off in a major way.

Don’t be someone’s worst first date story

Don’t be someone’s worst first date story
March 17, 2014

Here are a few of the things that I’ve learned from my worst date experiences. Take notes people! Let’s start giving our potential lovahs their BEST dates ever. Frankly, you can do better than this.

It’s OK to ask for help: 3 Maine matchmakers

It’s OK to ask for help: 3 Maine matchmakers
March 10, 2014

There are a handful of people in Portland who are natural connectors and have decided (after helping all of their best friends find wicked good relationships) that they should create a business to help people who aren’t natural daters, find the relationships that they deserve. That’s awesome.

Why Everyone Should Date An Extrovert

Why Everyone Should Date An Extrovert
March 03, 2014

One of the best parts of dating an extrovert: You don’t have to guess at their intentions or wonder what they really want. Just ask them, they’ll tell you. Actually, they probably won’t shut up about it.

Where to meet cool hot single people in Portland

Where to meet cool hot single people in Portland
February 24, 2014

On the surface, Portland seems like the perfect place to meet people. We’re a bustling little city filled with tons (ok maybe a couple dozen) interesting young single people. But when I ask them where they go to meet people, they tell me the same 3 crappy places.

3 harsh truths you need to get over when dating in Portland

3 harsh truths you need to get over when dating in Portland
February 17, 2014

There are three harsh realities that keep many people from fully committing to dating in Maine. And they are facts people cling to like life preservers as excuses for being alone forever. But there is hope, and it comes in the form of tough love.

CONFESSIONAL: Worst. Date. EVER.

CONFESSIONAL: Worst. Date. EVER.
June 05, 2013

It’s confessional time! Broke207 takes a long and humiliating walk down memory lane to locate her worst date story. And well, it comes dressed in a very… interesting outfit.

Love Me Do: Lonely Hearts Club Band’s Singles Night

Love Me Do: Lonely Hearts Club Band’s Singles Night
March 07, 2013

Some things are easy to find (used books on the internet, tall people in crowds). But love? That’s harder. Love is the Bigfoot of your social life. It’s elusive. You might spot it from a distance, but it scares easily and bolts into the woods. Maybe it wasn’t love at all. I mean, you took a picture, but it’s out of focus and kind of looks like a grown man in a bathrobe.

Dating is hard: 3 Places to meet people that aren’t OKCupid

Dating is hard: 3 Places to meet people that aren’t OKCupid
February 22, 2013

Too shy for OKCupid, ego to fragile for Bang With Friends… Broke207 tries hard (with mixed results) to think of ways to meet people that don’t involve answering the question “The first thing people notice about me is…”.