Posts tagged "dating donts"

Dating Don’ts: How Not To Not Have A Travel Romance

I’m an avid backpacker/compulsive traveler. I’m an overly optimistic dreamer who has quite seriously hypothesized that (a) mermaids exist, and (b) if you run fast enough and cry hard enough,…

Heidi Samuels | April 23, 2013 - 10:00 am

Dating Don’ts: How Open Should You Be About Bodily Functions?

The Frisky HQ is under construction for the next couple of days so I was planning on working from home. Then yesterday, my internet crapped out and I found myself…

Ami Angelowicz | April 16, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: How Not To Be That Annoying, Love-Crazed Person

I keep blinking my eyes. Splashing cold water on my face. Waiting to wake up from the cinematic dream sequence which has been my life for the last three weeks.

Ami Angelowicz | April 2, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: All It Takes Is One

One day, you’ll be leaving work, your limbs heavy with dating fatigue. You’ll trudge to the subway with a sourness in your soul. I’m done with dating, you’ll whisper into…

Ami Angelowicz | March 26, 2013 - 10:00 am

15 Dating Don’ts Worth Reading Again

I was having dinner with a friend the other night and I was in the middle of a rant about dating fatigue when our waitress, a beautiful and statuesque 20-something…

Ami Angelowicz | March 19, 2013 - 11:00 am

Dating Don’ts: When Dating Fatigue Sets In

I had all sorts of hope when I decided to start dating again after a long hiatus. For the first week, all the online profiles seemed shiny and new, like…

Ami Angelowicz | March 12, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: 7 Types Of Vine Videos That Will Almost Certainly Scare Dates Away

Forget Instagram! Vine is the new social media hot spot. Six second videos from all your best digital friends? Sign me up. As long as they’re interesting, that is. As…

Emma Sarran | March 5, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: 5 (More) Things Guys Need To Stop Doing If They Want To Have Better Luck Online

This weekend while I was visiting my parents, my mom asked me: “Are you over the last one yet?” I rolled my eyes without answering, because that’s how I do.

Ami Angelowicz | February 26, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Let’s Talk About Commitment

It’s come to my attention that we need to talk about commitment and what it means. When my ex and I broke up, one of his main concerns was commitment.

Ami Angelowicz | February 19, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: 7 Things You Shouldn’t Use Valentine’s Day As An Excuse For

When I was in middle school, my school sold these things called Candy Grams the week leading up to Valentine’s Day. For a dollar, a lollipop and a note would…

Ami Angelowicz | February 12, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: 3 Pre-Date Rituals That Can Go Terribly Wrong (And How To Fix Them)

They say no good deed goes unpunished, and I agree. I’ve seen plenty of evidence in my own life: For example, one time, I baked a pie for my then-boyfriend,…

Sara Barron | February 5, 2013 - 11:00 am

Dating Don’ts: Divorce & Other Facts You Must Disclose On Your Online Dating Profile

Let me make this clear: I don’t have a problem with dating a divorced man. No problem at all.

What I do have a problem with is when…

Jessica Wakeman | January 29, 2013 - 10:00 am

Dating Don’ts: How To Tell Dates From Non-Dates

So, I’ve still been thinking a lot about the New York Times’ assertion that courtship has kicked the bucket. I jotted down some thoughts about that. You can read them…

Ami Angelowicz | January 22, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: 4 Things You Shouldn’t Do With Your Ex (As Illustrated By “Girls”)

Soooo, “Girls” is back. Which means lots of watching them make bad decisions so that we don’t have to. Hooray for vicarious learning! As I watched the season two premiere,…

Ami Angelowicz | January 15, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: It’s Not Your Fault He Cheated

It’s not your fault he cheated. (Guys, same goes for you. It’s not your fault she cheated.) Cheating is not the fault of the cheatee. Are we all clear on…

Ami Angelowicz | January 8, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Thou Shalt Not Forget To Be Grateful

Daters of the Friskyverse, I have been tossing around the idea of writing about dating resolutions for the New Year. And then I thought, Nah. Last year, my resolution was…

Ami Angelowicz | January 2, 2013 - 11:00 am

Dating Don’ts: 4 Things You Shouldn’t Do During Your Dating Hiatus

In case you missed it, the guy and I split right after Thanksgiving. That means that the weeks leading up to my birthday and Christmas have been kind of lame.

Ami Angelowicz | December 26, 2012 - 11:00 am

Dating Don’ts: Beware These 6 Booby Traps Over The Holidays

Every dealbreaker that any boyfriend I’ve ever had has shown itself by interacting with his family. The guy whose father had been cheating for years? Yeah, he cheated on me.

Jessica Wakeman | December 18, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: You Can Stop Blaming Yourself For Being Single

After every breakup, I spend time — copious amounts of time, too much goddamn time – pouring over every detail, trying to figure out what I did wrong this time. I…

Ami Angelowicz | December 11, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: The 9 Kinds Of Breakups That Suck The Most

Breakups always suck, no matter what, for both dumper and dumpee, or even if it’s mutual. But there are certain kinds of breakups that suck worse than others. That’s just…

Ami Angelowicz | December 4, 2012 - 11:00 am
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