Category: Self

Why Your Lover Just Isn't Enough. Part Uno.

You’re sitting in front of your computer screen or gadgety phone, eating your Cheetos, Doritos or Fritos or Garden Variety of Toes… You looked at the title for this article and are probably thinking I’ve gone off my rocker; that...

/ May 24, 2010

Book Review: Dating Stuff, The Things About Dating You Ought To Know

Welcome to the Urban Dater's first official book club issue. Or something like that. Today, we're very happy to be reviewing a new eBook by one of the most well known dating/relationship bloggers out there, Nando Rodriguez. Dating Stuff: The...

/ May 21, 2010

Lithium or Recovered?

“Divorce is the psychological equivalent of a triple coronary by-pass. After such a monumental assault on the heart, it takes years to amend all the habits and attitudes that led up to it.” –Mary Kay Blakely Shortly after she requested...

/ April 28, 2010

Life is Better With Company.

“Sometimes life is better with a co-pilot.” Ryan Bingham, ‘Up in the Air.’ Sometimes brevity is a beautiful thing. That line, from ‘Up in the Air’ is one that stuck with me, though, there were a number of great lines....

/ April 6, 2010

Flirting. It's Only Innocent Until Someone Get's Punched

There I was, plopped comfortably on my faux leather couch, catching up on my RSS subscriptions to my fave Bloggers when I came across an article from @missalphawrites of missalphawrites.blogspot.com. The article in question is titled ‘Players Anonymous.’ First off,...

/ April 5, 2010

Weddings Are Gross!

Weddings. The ultimate celebration of commitment and love… You know, all the scary stuff. Ugh! You know, though, I do love me a good wedding. A good wedding is one where I don’t have to rise and sit repeatedly. To...

/ March 26, 2010

Talking Sports With Men.

I grew up as a relatively pretty girl with a very strong tomboy side to my personality. I remember being quite young (5-ish?) when my dad and my brother took a few minutes to explain the four “downs” in football....

/ February 25, 2010

Successful & Single & Not Too Happy About it.

I've heard friends say the following, “You know, I'm successful, good looking and I've got my act together… Why can't I find someone who wants to date me?”  My typical answer, as a friend is, “You tend to suck at...

/ February 16, 2010