I learned the hard way that $1,600 is the average price of a one-bedroom apartment in Toronto and I can’t help but feel that singles are penalized in the rental and real estate game (no spouse to split the bills with). As a single, suburban gal used to lots of indoor...read more
I was on a date recently with a self proclaimed nice guy who explained that he was still single because “nice guys always finish last”. But he said he wasn’t going to change (good man!) and eventually the right one would click. It got me thinking...read more
So this whole online dating thing. I really don’t want to do it again: too much work, routine and expectation. But how can I insult the hand that feeds my dating life? (I do meet guys in real life, but “there’s always something”). They say the...read more
Quote Credit: my best friend’s wedding I want to snuggle up close on the couch with you, under a blanket and play footsies and tickle and laugh and kiss. Passionate, amazing, didn’t think your mouth could do that, kissing. And I want to dance in the rain – slow dance,...read more
My membership ran from August 9 – Nov 10 and I officially went on my last first date from the site on Dec 22nd. While I so wanted to spend this holiday season with someone new, I can’t force the issue and have to trust that now is not the time for a new romance,...read more
As I lamented about not being able to find a great guy, “the universe” sent me one via eharmony. But of course, I didn’t feel the spark, which is typical since my love life operates in a lopsided way. In an effort to convince myself, I took inventory of his many...read more
I love me some Kanye West. So anyway, I signed up to eharmony and there was a lot of activity in the first 2-3 weeks, which led to going on 6 first dates in a two week time span i.e. a new first for me. Like all new things, it was very exciting in the beginning, but...read more
[Queue dramatic movie trailer music and trailer voice] − ” Take a good look at the people around you…your co-workers, your facebook friends, the Starbucks regular – yes – even your brother…How well do you really know them?” − ...read more
So the dude from the Toronto Island was many things, including: a) a different religious faith than me b) In the process of getting a separation/divorce. Now I have to be honest, neither of these “facts” can be found on my “ideal” man list. In fact, the old me would...read more
Dare to admit the truth to yourself first, then whisper it to others before proclaiming it loudly. Dare to believe in yourself and your soul’s calling, even if no one else does. Dare to love and be loved. Dare to be YOU!
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