How to Date in a Small Town – 10 Simple Solutions

Stacy KarynGeneral Dating Advice5 Comments

Small town dating can be rough. There’s no question about that. But what if I told you that it’s possible to turn your dating woes into dating successes (even if it seems you have run out of matches)? Yes it’s true that you may not have it as easy as the singles who live in big cities… in some ways. But big city daters have their own special struggles to deal with. So you might as well embrace this problem and figure out how to move past it. Let’s break this down and talk about how to date in a small town.  Read More

27 Great Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas!

Stacy KarynHolidays, Relationships8 Comments

As much as it may be your intention to have a wildly romantic Valentine’s Day filled with gifts and surprises that your partner will love, sometimes life just gets in the way. The big day is approaching, and it’s starting to become a bit too late to order from some websites, so here are some great last-minute Valentine’s Day gift ideas that your partner will go crazy for!  Read More

How to Date as a Nerd: 8 Hacks for Leveling Up

Stacy KarynDating Apps/Sites, General Dating Advice, Self-Improvement, Single Life8 Comments

These days, more and more people are self-identifying as “geeks” or “nerds”, which is something to be proud of! But unfortunately, it’s also become common for these awesome people to face the dating world with confusion, awkwardness, and sometimes extreme shyness. But the good news is that it can be insanely fun to date as a nerd! All you have to do is focus and fine tune a couple of things.  Read More

7 Things to Keep in Mind When Dating With Depression

Stacy KarynGeneral Dating Advice, Self-Improvement, Single Life2 Comments

Although this is not an easy topic, it’s one of extreme importance. Depression isn’t something that people are typically comfortable discussing at the dinner table. In reality, it’s often judged, pitied, and ignored altogether. But in reality, a large percentage of us suffer from depression, and the balance between managing mental health and taking on the dating world can be a doozy. But here are a few things to remember when dating with depression.  Read More

57 Resources to Fill Your Calendar With More Dates Than You Can Handle

Stacy KarynGeneral Dating Advice, Self-Improvement, Single Life6 Comments

For many, this last year was one of slight disappointment. A year devoid of great dates and meaningful connections. But this year is going to be different. This year you are going to FILL your calendar with more dates than you can handle. Why? Because the more dates you have, the closer you’ll be to finding that perfect match. But, in order to line up those dates, self improvement and assessment is going to have to take place. Here’s how you’re going to do it.  Read More

The Ultimate List of Winter Date Ideas

Stacy KarynFirst Date, General Dating Advice, Relationships11 Comments

Let’s face it. Cold winter weather often leads to lots of cozy movie nights in, which is sometimes great! But spending an entire winter (and maybe even some of fall) behind a television screen isn’t the best way to improve our minds, bodies, or relationships with others. So, this winter, before you consider watching yet another show on Netflix, go through this list of winter date ideas instead! Whether your relationship is old or new, you are sure to find something that sounds exciting to you both.  Read More

7 Arguments to the Idea That Online Dating Sucks

Stacy KarynDating Apps/Sites, General Dating Advice, Tinder12 Comments

25 Reasons You Should Quit Online Dating,” “6 Reasons Why Looking for a Relationship Online is a Bad Idea“, and “13 Reasons Why Online Dating is the Worst” are all examples of blog posts focused on spreading the idea that online dating sucks. Many people have claimed that online dating is ruining romance and our generation’s ideals in general.  Read More

75 First Date Questions That Are Actually Interesting

Stacy KarynFirst Date, General Dating Advice4 Comments

Whether you are new to singlehood or a seasoned dating expert, it can sometimes be tricky to come up with interesting questions to ask your dates. And yes, sometimes you’ll click like crazy, sending the conversation into a rapid exchange filled with what feels like fireworks. But not every date is going to be like this. Sometimes it’s just nice to have some first date questions on hand and ready to use.  Read More

How to Rock the Holidays as a Single

Stacy KarynGeneral Dating Advice, Self-Improvement, Single Life11 Comments

The holidays are coming! And for many of us, that means the start of the most magical time of the year. But for some of us, the holidays might bring on more stress, debt, and insecurity than they do joy. Sadly, the singles of the family are often teased and relentlessly questioned about their love life (or lack thereof). And sometimes getting through the holidays as a single is just plain hard. But this year, that’s not going to be you. This year, you’re going to rock it out there.  Read More

10 Ways to Get More Matches on Tinder

Stacy KarynDating Apps/Sites, General Dating Advice, Tinder9 Comments

New clients often come to me with different versions of the same story. “When I first started out with Tinder, I had at least a handful of matches every day, but now I’m not getting any! What’s going on?” Well there are many reasons that this kind of thing can happen. But the good news is that there are also many ways in which you can beat the system and get more matches on Tinder.  Let’s go through the most effective ones.  Read More