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.

A Comfy Pillow
Saturday, 26 Apr, 2008 – 9:27 | No Comment
A Comfy Pillow

Often times the best gifts are those that you make yourself. Keeping this in mind, a homemade pillow can be one of the most thoughtful and cherished gifts you can give someone.
If you aren’t very …

Roller Skating in the Bad Part of Town
Saturday, 26 Apr, 2008 – 8:39 | One Comment
Roller Skating in the Bad Part of Town

We had been planning this date for a week: roller skating in Hampton, VA. We had directions to get there, money to rent skates, and lots of time. What we didn’t have, however, was the …

A Simple, Meaningful Memento
Saturday, 26 Apr, 2008 – 7:51 | No Comment
A Simple, Meaningful Memento

The next time you go on a date and have a little extra time afterwards, tell your partner that you want to get a postcard for a friend. If you live in a town with …

Baking Brownies
Thursday, 24 Apr, 2008 – 20:13 | No Comment
Baking Brownies

In about 45 minutes, you and your partner can prepare and cook homemade brownies. Its a lot easier than you might think, and can give you a chance to do something productive, fun, and tasty …