Posts tagged "the one"

25 Signs He’s Definitely Not “The One”

Spoofing infamous celebrity couples, Virgin Mobile manufactured their own celebrity duo, "Sparah" -- that's Spencer Falls and Sarah Carroll -- and are looking to see just how recognizable the pair will become. Sparah recently shared their thoughts on dating and relationships with The Frisky, to which we responded with our own two cents. For example,…
By: The Frisky / June 6, 2011

25 Signs He’s Not The One

The only really positive thing about still being in the dating game in my 30s is that I spend a lot less time wasting my time. After all these years of dating Mr. Wrongs, I can immediately spot the signs that I am going to have to send him back into the sea for some…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 5, 2011

Jenna Fischer Says Her Views On “The One” Changed After Her Divorce

“In a way, yes. After my divorce, someone said to me, ‘Finding love is not as hard as picking the right person to spend the rest of your life with.’ It was Paul Lieberstein, the executive producer of The Office; he also plays Toby on the show. I held on to that advice when I…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 3, 2011

How I Knew He Wasn’t The One

In the latest issue of Glamour, there's this really interesting feature called "How I Knew" which features short little essays by men on "how they knew" certain things: "How I Knew I Really Would Marry Her," "How I Knew I Was Going To Cheat," etc. My favorite of the bunch was "How I Knew She…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 10, 2011

Here’s Where To Meet Your Future Husband

Life is busy. If you're a single woman looking to maximize your time spent looking for a future husband, you probably wonder: is it better to date online, hit up a bar, have friends set me up or search for Mr. Right at work?
By: YourTango.com / April 30, 2010

Girl Talk: There Is No Such Thing As “The One”

Awhile ago, I went to one of those psychic-type people. I don't think she called herself that, but you get the point. Anyway, she said something that has stuck in my head ever since. I think I made a passing reference to finding "The One," and she made a face. "There's no such thing…
By: Susannah Breslin / April 22, 2010

Dating Advice: A Guy Will Tell You What’s Wrong With Him In The First Hour

Visit any website for women, and you're bound to find posts on how to figure out whether or not he's "The One." If he does this, he is. If he does this, he's not. After a while, all the TMI turns into a tsunami, and you wonder what the hell to think when you…
By: Susannah Breslin / April 13, 2010

How To Tell He’s Not The One

Some people say they "just knew" that they were dating their future spouse. But what about the rest of us? What happens when you're not sure if he's The One? If you're considering long-term commitment or marriage, it's time to ask yourself some tough questions. Here are ten signs that may indicate he's not for…
By: YourTango.com / January 23, 2010

Should You Pursue A Second Shot With “The One That Got Away”?

I've had many potential soul mates. When I was 14, I fell for Rob, a 20-something who worked at my local video store. I used to go in there every day to peruse the new releases, not realizing my constant presence was a dead giveaway for my raging hormonal interest in his tan arms. Whe…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 14, 2010

Dear Wendy: How To Know When You’ve Found The One

Last year I went to Italy for my best friend's wedding and ended up sleeping with her husband's best friend at the reception. I was sure I would never see him again, but he hunted me down the next night and ended up driving me to the airport for my departure the next morning. We…
By: Wendy Atterberry / November 9, 2009

Is “The One” Just A Fantasy?

OK, I'm about to discuss a short scene from last night's episode of "Mad Men," so if you haven't watch it yet — oh my God, you have to watch it!!! — you may want to stop reading. Are we all good now? Good. Now that we can speak freely, first, how awesome was Joan'…
By: Wendy Atterberry / October 26, 2009

Dating Don’ts: Four Signs He’s Not The One

OK, first of all, let me make it clear that I don’t believe in the concept of “the one.” I think each of us has more like the “top 40” or even “winning 100,” depending on how much ground you cover. But even in a world brimming with possibilities, at some point in our live…
By: Judy McGuire / August 27, 2009

15 Signs He’s “The One”

Earlier this week we posted an essay from a woman who broke her engagement after she realized the traditional signs she relied on to let her know she’d found “The One” had failed. While I’m sure she learned a lot from the experience, I want to save you from a similar painful fate. Forget…
By: Wendy Atterberry / January 14, 2009

Dating Drama: Is He The One?

Right now, I’m in the most serious relationship I’ve ever been in; as in, even though I live in New York and he lives in San Francisco, we’ve talked about where and when we could live together -- and how soon. He’s met my uncle; I’ve gone to his family’s cabin, and I'm joining them…
By: Rachel Kramer Bussel / November 17, 2008