Archive for July, 2011

Washington DC singles- ever consider doing Date Lab?

Sunday, July 31st, 2011

Today’s Washington Post magazine had a cover story on its regular Sunday magazine feature, Date Lab- which essentially connects two people (who apply and are accepted) on a first date. Date Lab has been in existence for five years and during that time it has matched 253 couples for first dates. According to their statistics, […]

Marc and J.Lo- we thought we knew you

Sunday, July 24th, 2011

It’s a little surprising that anyone is REALLY surprised by the news that J.Lo and Marc Anthony have decided to end their marriage. Yes, they went on the record (not that long ago) about how solid their relationship is (was). Folks who knew them casually didn’t notice that anything was seriously wrong between them- however, […]

Ames- Ashley’s forever “Bachelor that got away”

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

She was smitten with Bentley. She listened to William about Ben C. and didn’t give him a rose. She keeps focusing on her “type” which is a “big guy with long hair.” She emphasizes the hair a lot. I’m seeing a dangerous pattern…
After many interviews in which Ashley talked about how intelligent, funny and […]

Drama Kings and relationship deal breakers

Monday, July 11th, 2011

We have all heard the term “drama queen” but never “drama kings” until Dalma Heyn came out with her insightful book by the same name; Drama Kings- The men who drive strong women crazy. Essentially, Ms. Heyn ‘s book is about those toxic men who are driving women crazy- and are leading to a […]

Casey Anthony and the assumption of a mother’s love

Sunday, July 10th, 2011

Too often we hear about a father doing it. We are horrified, shocked, saddened and angry. The media covers the story for a few days or a week- if it’s multiple homicide, the coverage can last until the funeral and the initial aftermath. We use words like evil, crazy, rage, jealous, depressed, and despondent to […]