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This Day in History: Jan 08, 1962

Mona Lisa exhibited in Washington – At the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece, the Mona Lisa, is exhibited for the first time in America. How does this relate to a date idea?  Well it’s kinda cool to know this little fact and share it with your special partner. Then, […]

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This “Date” in History – Superman & Marilyn

Yep, the first edition of Superman hit the streets and Marilyn Monroe, whose most popular image of having her skirt blown upward in the street, was born. Now if you couples can’t think of someway to add a dual celebration honoring these 2 icons along with a typical Friday night, then leave a comment and […]

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This “Date” in History – Movie Marathon Date Night

On this day in 1977, Memorial Day weekend opens with an intergalactic bang as the first of George Lucas blockbuster Star Wars movies hits American theaters. So, get the box set of the original Star Wars Episodes, (or stream on netflix, etc.) get some popcorn, hot dogs, nachos, over-sized sodas and bundle up on the […]

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First Date Checklist

Do 12 out of 12 and you got a chance! Be yourself Carry gum, Altoids, etc. Use etiquette Dress with finesse/thought/pride Confirm the night before Make the offer to pay Take the focus off yourself Listen Make eye contact Know where you parked your car Know current events Keep off topics of Politics, Sex, Religion

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Dating and Dieting

Can you have fun on a date and still be true to your diet. Absolutely! Asian When it’s Asian fare you crave, start the meal with soup and resist high-fat appetizers like fried wontons and egg rolls. Substitute steamed rice, or preferably brown rice, for crispy noodles, which are fried in fat. For an entree, […]

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1st Date Thoughts

I think a good first date doesn’t have to involve the typical “dinner and a movie”. It’s important that the date include time to get to know each other (that is, talking/conversation time) and a movie just doesn’t lend that kind of time. Dinner is good but it can be a little formal. I think […]

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Memorable 1st Date

The most memorable date for me was when the man showed up with flowers, and was a real gentleman, opening doors and being mannerly all evening. …simple, huh

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