Acts of Kindness

Unexpected gestures of kindness, both received and given, can make us happier than even the best date. These tested acts of kindness show you really care.

Date Ideas

Everyone needs a little help finding new and interesting dates. Our articles only suggest dates that we have actually tried ourselves. These date ideas are real, fun, and often inexpensive.

Dating Decency

What do I wear? What do I say? How do I act? While we can’t tell you exactly how to win someone’s heart, we can steer you in the right direction and guide you around the potholes of dating.

Gift Ideas

Sometimes flowers just aren’t enough. Browse through our gift ideas to spark your imagination.

Trial & Error

John C. Calhoun once said, “Learn from your mistakes and build on your successes.” In this spirit, we have several articles outlining what went wrong, what went right, and how to do better next time.

Dating: Do’s and Don’ts from 1949
Friday, 29 May, 2009 – 20:51 | One Comment
Dating: Do’s and Don’ts from 1949

Ever wonder how things have changed? What was considered appropriate in 1949, and more interesting, what was considered inappropriate? Check out this fun educational video from 1949 to find out!

The Slowest Race Ever
Wednesday, 8 Apr, 2009 – 8:28 | No Comment
The Slowest Race Ever

A few months ago I volunteered to provide the weekly activity for a church group of 15 or so college kids. Wanting the activity to be special and remembered, I decided to hold a snail …

Creative date ideas
Tuesday, 7 Apr, 2009 – 18:25 | No Comment
Creative date ideas

Tamsen Fadal and Matt Titus give a few good date ideas in this short video, including the suggesion to check your local paper to see if any interesting events are going on in your area.

A Walk Down a Country Road
Monday, 30 Mar, 2009 – 10:36 | One Comment
A Walk Down a Country Road

I found a great date idea on YouTube that is simple, free, and great as a date to get to know someone better. Take a walk down a country road, preferably in the spring or …

If you read a good book, turn to page 7.
Friday, 9 May, 2008 – 17:55 | No Comment
If you read a good book, turn to page 7.

You and your date have a wonderful day planned filled with outdoor activities. You anticipate the date all week, and finally it comes!
Unfortunately, the rain came with it. What do you do now? You can’t …

99¢ Movie Night
Tuesday, 29 Apr, 2008 – 18:15 | No Comment
99¢ Movie Night

Watching a movie is a classic date idea and, thanks to new technologies, is getting more and more affordable. There are movie theaters, DVD, Blu-ray, Blockbuster, Netflix, and BitTorrent. However, my favorite movie nights consist …