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Which Foods NOT to Avoid on a First Date

Everyone is always wondering which foods to avoid on a first date. “Stay AWAY from garlic,” “make sure you don’t get spinach stuck in your teeth,” “don’t save the mustard for later”… I say, the messier the meal, the more fun the date; so dig in! Whether you want to go out and grab a bite or host at your home here are some of the sloppiest suggestions we have for you.

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The Perfect First Date Outfit for a Coffee Shop

So you’ve decided that you’re ready for the first date with someone new, and it’s been settled that you’ll be meeting at the neighbourhood coffee shop. Which only leaves one more question: What do you wear?

You want to make a good first impression, show off your personality and sense of style, and catch their eye for all the right reasons. A coffee date is a casual affair, so it’s important to remember that and keep it fairly simple for this first-time meeting. Above all, you want to make sure that you’re comfortable and confident in whatever you choose.

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How to Use Dating Techniques to Land a Job

Can your online dating skills help you snag the perfect job? Yes.

My friend Tina has always used her business skills to be a successful online dater but recently, she used her dating skills to find a new job.

She launched www.hiretina.com, and within weeks she was fielding fabulous job offers from all over the country, consulting gigs, and more than a few romantic proposals, including an old high school flame and at least one prison inmate.

How did she do it?

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Can You Handle Extreme Dating?

Extreme Dating IdeasRemember the old days when dinner and a movie, possibly followed by a drink at a hip watering hole, qualified as a hot night on the town?

Say hello to the 21st century. These days, it’s not unusual for couples to engage in high-risk, blood-curdling, death-defying activities to get their Mojos workin’. Welcome to the world of extreme dating.
There are those who say nothing brings two people together like the thrill of a shared adrenaline rush.

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7 Cheap Date Ideas

Cheap Date IdeasHe’s wearing thrift store pants circa 1978 and a blue plastic pocket-protector emblazoned with First Mutual Bank who pays his fast food bill in rolled pennies and cries if he has to break a ten.

Cheap dates definitely have a bad rap, yet most of us have lived through some time in our lives when we had more romance in our hearts than cash in the bank.

Does a date have to be expensive to be memorable? Absolutely not. In fact, we’ve come up with a list of seven fabulous but cheap dates that are both financially frugal and romantically extravagant.

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The Art of the Group Date

Group Date PictureIf the idea of meeting a new person one-on-one makes you sweat, you’re going to love group dating: inviting someone new to meet some of your buddies and then having a grand old time doing something fun together.

How Does it Work?

You and a couple of single friends arrange a fun activity for a group of six to enjoy. Why six? Well, four would be a double date, and that’s so last century. More than six is basically a rave. So six it is. Each single invites a date, and you all meet up for some fun times together.

Why Do It?

There are a number of great benefits to teeing up a group date. Here are just a few:

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5 Ways to Boost Your Bond

Couple at summer date spotFeel like your relationship has fallen flat? Can’t seem to put your finger on any one issue but it just feels like something is amiss between you and your flame?

If so, you may be in the middle of a relationship slump. Don’t panic. Don’t pull the plug. Funks can be fixed by simply razzing up the routine a bit. Here are five suggestions to help you beat boredom and boost your bond.

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7 Sizzling Date Ideas

Sizzling Date IdeasWhile movies are great, they’re generally a horrible first date. Why? No talking and no imagination.

1. Roller Skating Date

Take your date back to the fifth grade, to a world where glittering disco balls, neon shoelaces, and doing the Y.M.C.A are still cool. Sure, neither one of you will be able to skate backwards, and first-graders hopped up on birthday cake will probably leave you in the dust, but at least you’ll know you’re hooked up when they turn down the lights for the “Couples Skate.”

So geek, it’s chic. See also Bumper Cars at Amusement Parks.

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