As any serial dater knows, a first date is hit or miss. It can be stars-in-your-eyes fantastic, utterly obnoxious, or just plain bland. Unless you stalked them on Facebook prior to your first encounter, you have nothing to gauge the potential success of each date besides that first impression. However, no amount of social media sleuthing will ever be able to determine whether your date will be marvelous or miserable. Unfortunately for me, my dating experiences lie more in the blah than in the breathtaking. Here’s a look at my worst date ever.
You never get a second chance to make a first impression. The next time you’re on a first date remember that it takes only minutes for a potential partner to decide whether or not they’re impressed- 12 minutes to be exact. A recent study points to smile, eye contact, tone of voice and oral hygiene as important factors when making a first impression. Continue Reading