Category Archives: dating 101

Online Dating Part Two

Two years ago I joined an online dating site.  It was quite eye opening.  You’re basically shopping for a date.  Once I got into the flow of it, I had a few first days and I think one second date. … Continue reading

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In a Word – Love

For the past 4 years, I have chosen a word of the year.  Or more accurately the word has chosen me.  Last year my word was TRUST.  I had to learn to trust myself again; trust my instincts; trust in … Continue reading

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A Stigma

I have herpes. Just writing that down is freeing and terrifying at the same time. I’ve shared this information with my dearest friends and I don’t have a problem discussing it in person, (although I do tend to change the … Continue reading

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Taking it Lightly

  Part of the reason I moved to this new apartment was to meet new people and hopefully start dating again.  Since my break up last year, I’ve had exactly one date who was a friend of a friend and … Continue reading

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Moving Slow

If you’ve been a frequent visitor here, then you know about my dating shenanigans.  You read about the 7 dates in 10 days, the blow off via text message and then deleting my online profile.  During the online dating trial, … Continue reading

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Leaning In

On Sunday, I went for my first ride on a motorcycle (and helicopter for that matter) in a very, very long time.  As we went around curves in the road or made a turn, I didn’t even think about it, … Continue reading

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On Being Alone

Most days I enjoy being alone.  I like coming home to a quiet house, well except for one very whiny cat.  I can eat the almond butter out of the jar without worrying about double dipping.  There is no one … Continue reading

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7 Dates in 10 Days

Yes you read the title correctly…7 dates in 10 days.  The title was suggested by my friend Charlie who said that I HAD to write about my dating adventures.  So here’s the lowdown.  I’ve been having fun! Yes, dating can … Continue reading

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Word of the Year – PLAY

Yes its February and I’m just now sharing my Word of the Year.  But it seems appropriate to do so now since I received my word bracelet from Kolleen yesterday and I was reminded why I chose this word. I … Continue reading

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Just Breathe

Sometimes you need to take a step back and just breathe it all in. Don’t focus on the past Don’t fast forward into the future Enjoy each moment Slow down BE Present and Breathe.

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