Archive | Dating

Posting your photo

Do not post just any photo. Use care to select photo(s) that are both flattering and representative. For example, do not hide behind sunglasses. Do not go to extremes showing shirtless or extreme cleavage. Make sure to use recent photos (none older than one year). Remember that the goal is to actually meet your mate […]

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Online dating websites

    When I became single again, I felt almost pressured to join a dating website. My single friends were online, posting their photos, meeting complete strangers for dates. My own mother met her present husband on a senior website when she was 78 and and he was 88! Five years later they are still […]

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What A Difference Three Decades Make!

    I was last single in my thirties. My dating memories are probably selectively pleasant, carefree and fun. One would think that by time I reached my sixties, dating and finding a partner would be a piece of cake. By this age, our careers should be winding down, children raised and hopefully we are […]

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Taking a chance

So, you start dating and wonder when you know if this is the person you want to be with. You may start with a list, but frankly, finding someone who matches up with everything on your list would be difficult.  At what point do you actually decide what you want to do? We may all […]

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Relationships after 60

Relationships after 60 After 37 years in a marriage, I find myself alone, not having that someone special by my side, sharing my feelings and dreams and counting on them no matter what. My husband of 37 years passed away unexpectedly. I have 2 grown children and 4 grandchildren who have their own lives.  Now, […]

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