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Dating Don’ts: The 5-Minute Rule

I am officially, unofficially implementing a new rule for coupled people everywhere. Please, please, please if you are spoken for, you must mention it within five minutes of having a…

Beth Ames | June 27, 2012 - 11:00 am

I Know I Really Like Someone If …

The other night, the guy I’m dating asked me to hang out. We went to the movies, shared some popcorn, held hands. It was sweet. A solid date with a…

Beth Ames | May 27, 2011 - 12:00 pm

An Open Letter To My Unintentional Mothers

You may be wondering why I am writing to wish you a Happy Mother’s Day when A) I have my own mother whom I love very much (your gift is…

Beth Ames | May 5, 2011 - 3:00 pm

10 Flirtation Killers

Ladies, I’m sure you have experienced this before. You are having a perfectly good flirtation session with a perfectly hot guy when all of a sudden … he ruins everything.

Beth Ames | April 19, 2011 - 3:00 pm

5 Ways To Let Me Know It’s A Date

Calling all single menfolk of the world. Hello. Hi. How are you? Good. Great! Can we talk about DATES for a moment? Lately there have been a lot of you…

Beth Ames | April 18, 2011 - 2:00 pm

7 Things A Guy Should NOT Do If He Wants To Get Laid

Dear guys of the world, I would like to share something top secret: the things you do while on a date are important if you’re hoping to have sex with…

Beth Ames | March 29, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: I Have Post-Traumatic Dating Disorder

Last night, I sat with my iPhone out on my bedside table. I was staring at it waiting for the text box to light up. It was an hour before…

Beth Ames | March 17, 2011 - 1:00 pm

How To Ask A Girl Out On A Damn Date

The other night I went on one of the best dates I’ve been on in years. Why? Well, aside from Mark* being sexy, sweet, fun, and considerate, he did something…

Beth Ames | March 14, 2011 - 3:00 pm

What’s Your Definition Of Dating?

I was on the phone with the guy I had gone on a handful of dates with. We were discussing whether or not we would continue “dating.”

“I…

Beth Ames | March 8, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Ladies, Beware The Text-lationship!

About a month ago I was waiting in line at the grocery store when I spotted a hot guy standing behind me. I made a joke about how slow the…

Beth Ames | November 23, 2010 - 2:00 pm

What’s Your Post-Breakup Recipe?

I was reading this article where a woman claims her good friend came up with what she calls the perfect post-breakup recipe. Her post-breakup regime includes “a prescription for the…

Beth Ames | October 5, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Our Makeout Session Confessions

There’s nothing like a good makeout sesh in a forbidden location. Well, sometimes. Over here in NYC there’s not much privacy, so sometimes we have to get creative about where…

Beth Ames | September 30, 2010 - 1:00 pm