Prince Harry and Meghan Markle might be hurtling towards a fairytale wedding thanks to a blind date in But for many, the very idea of being set up by a mate is enough to bring them out in hives.
Do: set your expectations to neutral
His face broke into a smile OK, this is a good and as I got closer, he stood up from the stool to greet me nice manners! We had made it through perhaps the hardest part of a blind date—the greeting.
That is, until he went in for a hug as I went in for a forearm pat; his embrace locking my right arm awkwardly to my chest. You might wanna pour a drink for this one. Dress for the blind date you want, not the blind date you have.
They are well fitting, make me feel cute, and boy, if these tops could talk. Personally, I am very adamant about getting drinks not dinner! As far as spots go, I have a few bars that are close to my house that have good lighting, great drinks, and a friendly staff.
Ambiance goes a long way when there are nerves involved. Yes, we all do it. But what happens if you dig too deep?
Any good survivalist knows that safety is a critical component blind dates tips adventures. Another tip I heard recently was to be careful when disclosing personal details—like your address, for example—because this is still a stranger, and you gotta be careful out there. Another tip my friend Emily told me that she keeps in mind on blind dates is to talk about your life with positivity and passion.
Oh and ask a damn question, folks.
But if you choose to go on these dates, just be proud of how brave you both! February 9, Log In Good to see you again. Access Our Exclusive Archives of Weekly news and tips for cozy lifestyle.