Category Archives: DATING

I’ve done a lot of dating in the past and I have many dating stories. Please enjoy some of the worst/funniest of them all.

WOW-HANDSOME EYE CREAM (AND ICE CREAM) MAN

It was Valentine’s Day. I went to work on a dusty ranch and bought Spenser. The sun was blazing hot and though we were slathered in sun screen, I got some color; I’m always worried about a crepey decolletage. As … Continue reading

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OH VALENTINE’S DAY….

The best Valentine’s Days for me were as a child. Those days, Valentines days were about getting paper cards signed by friends, in a paper bag you spent an hour of school decorating with red construction paper, sequins and doilies. … Continue reading

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DO I NEED A DATE?

And… the Mom Solo thing is happening in a new way – again! For almost 3 years, I’ve just been a Mom Solo, doing my thing. Being happy and independent and stuff. Then… preschool approached. And, I mean, nothing has … Continue reading

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RICK…. A DATING STORY

So Rick and I chatted on line for about a week. It was good banter; flirty and smart – the best combo. His picture was really cute too, but far away. I mean, there was no way he really looked … Continue reading

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JEFFREY… A NOT FUNNY AND ACTUALLY SCARY, DATING STORY.

“Never go to an unmarried doctor,” my mom used to say. “Because if they are single, you don’t know what kind of crazy things they are doing at night.” I always thought that was one of my mom’s silly sayings about … Continue reading

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BRONIES THOUGHTS

I’m thinking of going back to on-line dating just so I can write on my profile: “And please, no bronies.” Bronies. Seriously, you guys!! It’s a thing!!! Please click on these links!! Fascinating. Have you heard of this???? Let me … Continue reading

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A TRIBUTE TO TOM BERGIN’S…2 DATES

Tom Bergin’s is closing down, here in Los Angeles. I’d only been there about ten times, on various occasions, but I feel sad about it’s closing. It had character, and history. It was a casual Irish Pub that had become a … Continue reading

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CAR SHAME

My car is 12 years old this month. Happy Birthday, old car. You’ve been quite reliable and loyal… but now that I’m in my 40’s and a mom AND most of my friends have fairly new and much nicer cars … Continue reading

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BRADLEY…. A DATING STORY

When I was about 29, my best friend from high school, Tia,  set me up on a date with Bradley, a guy from her husband’s work. Tia was obsessed (as only a best friend can be) with the fact that … Continue reading

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SICKNESS AND A HOT COMPUTER GUY

Spenser and I started the year with bad, vomity stomach flus, then we got bad colds with deep, wet, long lasting coughs (my cough is just now getting better, but still lingering) then I got a stomach flu again and … Continue reading

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