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    Quarantine Dating

    I don’t know about all of you but this quarantine has got me all in my feelings–big time. One minute I’m laughing at all the ridiculous memes on social media and the next I find myself crying watching Sleepless in Seattle wishing I had a partner to quarantine with on the couch. I’m all over the place from one day to the next! A part of me wants to find my Tom Hanks so I can finally start a life with someone to love. The other part of me is so grateful to have this time to myself to self-reflect…

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    Socially Distanced

    Needless to say, this Coronavirus has put a little damper on my dating life. Not that it was great before a world pandemic caused us to isolate ourselves for weeks…maybe months but at least I could entertain the notion of…

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    Letting ‘Em Down Easy

    After the disastrous date last weekend with the guy who talks to dead people about Trump being re-elected, I decided not to give up and get back up on the proverbial horse. Why I don’t know. Maybe because I have…

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    Part II – The Aftermath

    I honestly don’t even know where to begin. This was one of the strangest dates I’ve ever been on and that’s saying A LOT! Let me preface my next statement with the fact that he was a very sweet person…

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    Before and After-Part I

    I’ve been inspired to do a little “self-experiment”. No, nothing weird but it has become more and more apparent that I have major hang-ups about dating and sex. I’m kind of old-fashioned when it comes to sex, yet when I’m…

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    Unlucky in Love or Trust Issues

    The dreaded day is quickly approaching…yes, that’s right…Valentine’s Day. I can’t believe I started this blog on February 13, 2016. Four years later and I’m still single with no real romance to speak of after eight years of divorce. No…

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    Finding Love the Second Time Around

    One of my single girlfriends and I made a “pact” (if you will) to make a deliberate attempt at meeting a nice guy. We started with going to happy hour in the city (if you can call Hartford a city)…

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    What a Difference a Day Makes

    Since my last post, I have had a serious attitude change. What is it about the holidays that can bring out the worst in you? Today I took down my Christmas tree, cleaned my house, went on a long hike…

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    The Year In Review

    Another year down and I’m spending yet another New Year’s Eve alone. Every year I find myself hoping that by this time next year I will have certainly found the love of my life. All my dreams will come to…

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    The Ghost of Christmas Past

    Let’s just face it, the holidays can be brutal. The financial stress, the pressure to get just the right gift for everyone, the mall parking lot traffic and people cutting you off, the long lines and feeling that everyone is…