Posts tagged "judy mcguire"

Dating Don’ts: How NOT To Get Played

The biggest, baddest, most terrifying part of falling in love is opening up and letting yourself be vulnerable. When it works, love can seem like the stuff of fairytales: you…

Judy McGuire | January 29, 2009 - 1:30 pm

Dating Don’ts: How NOT To Discuss Love

Between the Internet, blogging, and social networking, the concept of courtship can seem pretty antiquated. Depending on how Web-present you are, with the push of a button a guy could…

Judy McGuire | January 22, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Five Ways Not To Argue

I never trust couples that claim they don’t fight. I don’t believe them, and even if they aren’t lying, who wants to be with a guy who agrees with everything…

Judy McGuire | January 15, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Relationship Anxieties To Quit Worrying About

A good friend of mine recently reminded me of some advice I’d given her back in college. She was about to sleep with a new boyfriend for the first time…

Judy McGuire | January 8, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Frisky Hate Mail: Women Man Haters Who Love Lamborghinis

We get a lot of mail from readers, some insanely flattering, some helpful (thanks for doing a little free copy-editing for us, guys!), and plenty of nasty hate mail. With

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 7, 2009 - 6:00 pm

How To NOT Date A Criminal

Women who fall in love with and sometimes marry psychotic killers — like Richard Ramirez (the Night Stalker) or Ted Bundy — have always fascinated me. I mean, why? Sure,…

Judy McGuire | December 29, 2008 - 3:30 pm

Dating Don’ts: Four Reasons You’ll NEVER Get Dumped

Writing about dating is my full-time job, so, naturally, I hear a lot of pretty deranged tales of love gone wrong. But last week I received a letter from a…

Judy McGuire | December 18, 2008 - 2:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Four Horrible Ways To Get Him To Pop The Question

Maybe it’s because we’re forced to deal with our families more than usual during the holidays, but these can be trying times for women without rings on their wedding fingers.

Judy McGuire | December 11, 2008 - 2:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: How Not To Handle Gifting Situations

Have you ever gotten a gift so ugly, so utterly not you, that you can’t even fake a kind response? That’s how I felt opening a box that contained the…

Judy McGuire | November 27, 2008 - 2:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: How Not To React When You Get Dumped

Last week, we covered how to avoid being a bad heartbreaker, so this week we’ll tackle the other side of things. Coincidentally, it’s a side of dating I’m far more…

Judy McGuire | November 14, 2008 - 9:30 pm

Dating Don’ts: Six Things Not To Do On A First Date

The unthinkable has happened. He asked you out. The only guys who renders you speechless. The guy so smart, handsome and unbelievably hot you can do little more than blush…

Judy McGuire | October 30, 2008 - 12:30 pm

Dating Don’ts: The Four Types Of Guys On TV To Avoid

Don’t you just hate the type of person who smugly informs you, “I don’t watch TV,” like that’s something to be proud of? They think they’re so great with all…

Judy McGuire | October 23, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Dating Advice NOT To Follow

If you were to follow every rule (and not just The Rules) that have been written about dating, you’d be too confused to actually ever go out on any dates.

Judy McGuire | October 16, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Five Sure Ways NOT To Get Over Someone

I’m going to come right out and cop to this—I have been dumped more times than I can count. You’d think that after the 5,234th time, I’d be a tad…

Judy McGuire | October 2, 2008 - 1:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Five Reasons NOT To Go On A Date

Have you ever just not been in the mood to go out on yet another first date, but force yourself to do it anyway? You talk yourself into it, reasoning,…

Judy McGuire | September 25, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Nine Types Of Guys To Get Over Immediately

Everybody has a “type.” Personally, I like a man with a big schnozz — bonus points if he’s got a collection of acne scars a lá Tommy Lee Jones. My…

Judy McGuire | September 18, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: How To Tell If He’s Taken

Back when our moms were on the market, they could tell right off the bat if the foxy soda jerk was unavailable because back then married men never went anywhere…

Judy McGuire | September 4, 2008 - 11:30 am

Dating Don’ts: How Not To Dump Him

Color me cynical ladies, but let’s face it—no matter how great your relationship might be going at the moment, chances are it’s going to end. And while breaking up is…

Judy McGuire | August 14, 2008 - 1:00 pm

This Week On The Frisky: Polyamory, Kinky Fox News, Tyra Banks, & The Mile High Club

We debated whether the recession was killing our mojo.
We learned all about polyamory from writer Anya James.
Wendy Atterberry declared her love for Swingtown and Catherine hearted Quiksilver’s fall

The Frisky | August 8, 2008 - 9:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: How To Know When It’s Time To Dump Him

Remember back when the mere mention of his name would give you a white-hot jolt to the heart? The sound of his voice was like an exquisite punch to the…

Judy McGuire | August 7, 2008 - 1:00 pm