Posts tagged "matchmaker"

Celebrity Matchmaker: 8 Sets Of Stars Who Would Make Hot Babies

Hollywood has a problem: a bunch of hot, young celebrities are running around and not making hot offspring with each other. This is why we've complied a list of sexy stars who should totally hook up and have babies. It's not Mindy Kaling's fault that she hasn't had beautiful kids with Liam Hemsworth yet. No one…

By: Katie Oldenburg / May 12, 2014

Ask a Professional Matchmaker: The Answers To Your Relationship Questions!

Sometimes relationships get messy. Thankfully, we have professional matchmakers like Susan Trombetti from Exclusive Matchmaking to help us figure out which end is up. The Frisky teamed up with Exclusive Matchmaking for our first-ever #FriskyMatch Chat, where you, our loyal Frisky fans, were able to ask Susan (fo' free!) about the issues you’re facing i…

By: Katie Oldenburg / November 6, 2013

Ask A Professional Matchmaker! (You Know You Want To…)

Matchmaker, Matchmaker, make me a match! But seriously… The Frisky wants nothing more than to help the searching singles of the world find their soul mates and coupled folks navigate choppy relationship waters, so who better to team up with than Professional Matchmaker, Exclusive Matchmaking!

By: Katie Oldenburg / November 3, 2013

Matchmaker, Matchmaker: 8 Tips For Setting Up Your Friends

I love bringing people together, and am what Malcolm Gladwell would call a "connector." If you're telling me about how you really love comic books, I'm going to hook you up with my friend who's selling a bunch you might want. You want a new assistant at your office? My friend's younger brother is the…

By: Julie Gerstein / December 27, 2012

Subway “Love Conductor” Plays Underground Matchmaker With Strangers

Public transportation is good for many things, like watching the breeding habits of rodents and sharing the flu virus. But what about finding love?

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 19, 2012

Frisky Q&A: Matchmaker Amy Laurent On Starting Her Biz And Helping Folks Find Love

For most of us, “Millionaire Matchmaker” is a guilty indulgence. But for professional matchmaker Amy Laurent, it's a real-life, full-time job. Since setting up her own matchmaking agency six years ago, called Amy Laurent International, the bubbly 33-year-old has established five offices across the country where male clients dish the big bucks ($10,000 to be…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 7, 2010

Maureen Dowd Is A Crap Matchmaker, Apparently, But She’s Not The Only One

It was in-crowd matchmaking of the highest order: Maureen Dowd, a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for The New York Times, offered to set up Helena Andrews, a reporter for the politics site Politico. "I've got a guy for you. He's so hot, it's perfect," Dowd told Andrews during the 2008 election, identifying her plum bachelor a…

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 6, 2010

Dating Weary? How A Matchmaker Can Help

Ten years ago, former New York fashion model and girl about town Christie Nightingale was looking for a career change. She'd always done well at parties, was an ace at networking and had successfully set up several friends on dates. She clearly had the skills to be a matchmaker, but it wasn't until a bona…

By: YourTango.com / April 5, 2009

Going The Distance: The Set-Up

It was early spring, late afternoon, a couple of years ago and I was having beers and burgers with some girlfriends. It was warm enough that we sat on the patio outside where we ate and drank and talked about boys. I was the youngest in the group — still a few months shy of…

By: Wendy Atterberry / October 8, 2008

New York City Daters Get A (Reality TV) Guru

So, with the writer’s strike still going on, we’re all going to have to embrace reality TV a whole lot more, if that’s even possible. I, for one, am trying. Tomorrow at 9:30 p.m. EST, Matched in Manhattan premieres on Lifetime – since I have a date tomorrow night, I just watched the episode online.

By: Catherine Strawn / January 3, 2008