Tag Archives: 50+ dating

Sweet! Got a friend with benefits?

Tess, 39-perpetually, just got hired in the Housewares department at Macy’s. She is the self proclaimed ‘Blender Babe’ of the Kitchenware department. Her itsy-bitsy miniscule paycheck is overshadowed by the promise of ‘Benefits.” In eight- weeks, Tess will be granted a … Continue reading

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1960’s Costume Deficit Disorder? Hobo, ghost, gypsy…

Growing up, our family’s entire Halloween costume repertoire consisted of three choices: hobo, gypsy, or ghost.   Trick or treat? It’s not that we were lacking in creativity; we were blase and simply lacking ideas. It was the 1960’s. All … Continue reading

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Mayhem – the very bad boy for Allstate Insurance

What is it about bad boys and Mayhem that attract chicks like a magnet? The Date Watchers are enamored with the infamous bad boy, Mayhem (DeanWinters)  on the Allstate television commercials. They agree there’s something very sexy about the naughty Mayhem.  … Continue reading

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Dating at 50: Scam of the week

Buyer beware on  Match.com? Each week, readers send in their most outrageous online dating scams. Some are good, some are really bad and some are ugly. The Scam of the Week What is Truth? He lives in San Francisco, went … Continue reading

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Football and Fantasy? Really?

Can Fantasy and Football be used in the same sentence? It’s back. Football season has started and for some (men) it is a fantasy – for others (women) a nightmare. If ever there was a ‘control issue’ it has to … Continue reading

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Are diamonds a girl’s best friend? Get Certified, Binkie

Talking in code- are diamonds really a girl’s best friend? Great words for your 2011 lexicon and deciphering the real message. The New York Times recently published the 2010 Words That Made the Year. The gamut ran from the obvious … Continue reading

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Computer Dating Santa Clara U – 1977- first computer dating

Engineering Students  Invent Computer Dating: Santa Clara University  1977 Michael and Richard were classic Computer Science majors. They spent an inordinate amount of time in the computer lab in 1977. The terms ‘geek’ and ‘nerd’ had not yet been created, … Continue reading

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San Francisco hot spots for great dates

Fall is in the air and San Francisco is alive with unique, cool, and extraordinary great-date-sites: Best bakery du jour?  B Patissiere. On California and Divis. Best beginner yoga for couples: The Mindful Body Stretch and check out all classes … Continue reading

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Flirting is like oxygen – pick up lines: good, bad and ugly

Pick Up Lines that Sizzle and Fizzle Once upon a time, a long time ago, there were two, and only Two Tried and True Pick Up Lines: 1. “Do you come here often?” 2.  “What’s your sign” Believe it or … Continue reading

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Is Eharmony cool or as slow as a glacier?

Been around the ‘Dating block’ enough times to be an official survivor storyteller? After years of being married to Mr or Mrs Wrong and the ensuing divorce, many of us quickly sign up for Internet dating. Inspired by those romantic … Continue reading

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