Six Fresh Alternatives to Boring First Dates

Six Fresh Alternatives to Boring First Dates

You’re not alone, 102 million people were unmarried in 2011, according to the United States Census. This group also made up 44.1 percent of all U.S. residents who were ages 18 and older. Further, the dating industry revenue topples $2 billion a year with an annual growth rate of 4.8 percent. Regardless of if you’re married, single or currently dating, everyone can benefit from some fresh ideas it…

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Do Something Sweet

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#WordlessWednesdays

Its an ice cream date! Check out the coconut ice cream recipe I used here.

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When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. When life throws you coconut shavings, make ice cream

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Great First Date? Follow Up the Right Way!

Great First Date? Follow Up the Right Way!

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Back in the day, a man would wait three days after a date to call. Few people have the time or patience for that in 2014. In fact, a Match.com survey found that more than 50 percent of women now follow up first. Not only have certain gender roles changed, but technology also has changed how we communicate in the dating world.

So, if you recently had a first date that went well, reaching out in…

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Reporter Quits On-Air - Check Out Her Jaw Dropping Exit…

Reporter Quits On-Air – Check Out Her Jaw Dropping Exit…

TheGirl:

Ever wish you could do this?

Originally posted on Black Women Stand Up :

Wow, what a way to make an exit…from her job that is, which happened to be during her live segment on KTVA in Alaska.  This reporter keeps it all the way real!  View below, and please share your thoughts on her actions.

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Coping With a Breakup 101: Top Tips to Help Get Over The Ex

Coping With a Breakup 101: Top Tips to Help Get Over The Ex

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Breakups are hard to overcome, and moving on can feel nearly impossible. You may want to just stay in bed and eat, but the best way to move on from a breakup is to get up, get out and get active. Refocus your mind away from the emotional pain and start moving your life forward. The three things to remember: be social, be active, be open to possibilities. Here are a few tips in these areas:

Be…

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Virgo On The Horizon

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Its my birthday!

As I get older and a tad bit wiser today, I can look back at all the things that have happened, all that I have now, and all that I can stand to gain in the future — and you know what? Its not half-bad!

Yep! I still have my health, a roof over my head, and a working metro card and a car to get me where I need to be, all with -163 bucks in the bank.

But hey, I’m still pretty lucky.

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5 Remarkable Date Ideas for Couples in (or Approaching) a Rut

If you are part of a couple, you know how important it is to keep the relationship alive.

5 Remarkable Date Ideas for Couples in (or Approaching) a Rut

If you are part of a couple, you know how important it is to keep the relationship alive.

Starting From Scratch

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Hello World!

This summer had been unremarkable to say the least, well unremarkable at home; around the world the streets are still colored in blood and justice.

But nonetheless, the last few weeks I’ve been thinking about making a real effort to start over. See, in the last year — I’ve lost a lot, from a relationship to weight to a career; and I made headway in some departments, but I still feel…

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Wordless Wednesday

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Wordless Wednesday

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