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First Date

Kristen Wiig's First Dates Are As Awkward As Yours

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy

Probably the worst time to go on a first date with someone you met online is while that person is booked to appear on a talk show, as Kristen Wiig pro...

How To Eliminate First-Date Jitters Once And For All

OWN | Posted 01.23.2014 | OWN

For many women, a first date is filled with pressure. Will he find me charming? What if I say the wrong thing? How will the night end? Could he be "th...

Yagana Shah

7 Unusual First Date Ideas For The Newly Single

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

The thought of a first date can strike such terror in a 50-plus heart, evoking horrific memories of emergency phone calls and being stood up, that the...

Bringing Sexy Back: 6 Old-Fashioned Tips for the Modern Romantic

Marthe Weyandt | Posted 02.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Marthe Weyandt

Take stock of your time and set intentions and priorities rather than letting "busyness" (also known as "self-absorption") set the agenda.

5 First Dates to Avoid

Jill Knapp | Posted 02.09.2014 | Women
Jill Knapp

First dates can be wonderful. At the very least, you usually get a good story out of them. A delicious brunch, a happy hour drink, or even a walk in the park can all lead to a lovely time. But unlike a casual lunch, some first dates should be completely averted.

WATCH: This Couple Went On An Epic 21-Day First Date Across Eight Countries

HuffPost Live | Posted 11.21.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

After meeting on OkCupid, online daters Clara Bensen and Jeff Wilson of Austin, Texas, decided to skip getting coffee on their first date. Instead the...

15 Things You Should Never Ask a Girl You Just Met

Lourdes Duarte | Posted 01.23.2014 | Miami
Lourdes Duarte

Whether you started dancing with her at a club, are on a blind date or are being introduced to a friend of a friend, these are 15 things you should never ask a girl you just met.

13 Dos and Don'ts For Dating, As Told In Gifs

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 10.31.2013 | Divorce

Dating is awkward by nature, but there's something particularly painful about going on a date after you've been out of the game for a while. So to mak...

The Best Way To End A Date, From Tracey Steinberg (WATCH)

Posted 10.21.2013 | Home

Dateologist Tracey Steinberg weighed in on the best way to end a date when she appeared on Mondays With Marlo this week. You should always leave him w...

What Not To Talk About On A First Date, From Tracey Steinberg (WATCH)

Posted 10.21.2013 | Home

Some topics are off-limits on a first date! When dateologist Tracey Steinberg joined me on Mondays With Marlo, she said that you should never talk abo...

The Secret to Guaranteed Success on a First Date

Foodbeast | Posted 12.14.2013 | Taste
Foodbeast

Take dating to the next level with the Picnic Backpack.

STUDY: How Smartphones Have Changed Dating Culture

Laurie Davis | Posted 11.11.2013 | Technology
Laurie Davis

As your relationship develops, communicating via characters is inevitable and when done thoughtfully, can enhance your budding relationship.

Big Spenders Should Be Worried About Their Dating Prospects

The Huffington Post | Catherine Tabi | Posted 09.03.2013 | Business

Hey big spender, people who tend to save money rather than spend it are considered more attractive than you, according to a recent working paper out o...

A First Date to Remember

Danny Groner | Posted 10.15.2013 | New York
Danny Groner

There's a knowing laughter from the audience that pervades the early parts of this new Broadway musical, illuminating how close to home this show really strikes.

Aisle View: That Embarrassing First Date

Steven Suskin | Posted 10.09.2013 | Arts
Steven Suskin

First Date is about -- well, you can guess. Remember your first date? Everybody has an embarrassing episode in their personal memory book, it is to be assumed, so why not turn a typically fraught first date into an edgy, intimate, modern-day musical comedy?

You'll Never Guess Where Their First Date Took Place

Posted 08.08.2013 | Divorce

When dating after divorce, typical outings might include a coffee shop, restaurant or museum. But none of those options satisfied Gene and Julie Gates...

13 Things That Go Through Your Head Before a First Date

HowAboutWe | Posted 09.30.2013 | Women
HowAboutWe

6. What if he turns out to be totally socially awkward or a complete weirdo or a boring investment banker?

When Will I Start Paying More Attention to Off-off-Broadway?

Cara Joy David | Posted 09.28.2013 | Arts
Cara Joy David

The more nervous producers, the more Broadway will turn into a land of stasis and the more important off-Broadway and off-off-Broadway will become for people who like to see new works.

Lying On Your Profile, Texting Post-Sex and Other Signs You Might Be a RUDE Online Dater

Maryjane Fahey | Posted 07.20.2013 | Technology
Maryjane Fahey

It's hard to not treat the ding of an incoming text message like a little present. But it's not. It's an interruption. We forget that the person in front of us deserves our attention and the person on the other end of that text message will forgive you for having a life.

30 for 30: 30 Dates for My 30th Birthday

Julia Levy | Posted 07.20.2013 | Women
Julia Levy

I harnessed all the chutzpah I had to make a bold public request via Facebook and Twitter: Set me up on 30 dates for my 30th!

21 Mistakes To Avoid When Dating After A Split

Posted 05.11.2013 | Divorce

What are some of the most common mistakes divorcés make when dating again? That's the question dating coach Sandy Weiner tackled earlier this wee...

Boomer in the City: Boomer Cheapskate

Barbara Rose Brooker | Posted 07.06.2013 | Fifty
Barbara Rose Brooker

Between slurping his soup, then stuffing his face with fish and rice, he continues to elaborate in agonizing detail about how two years ago, he'd married a girl thirty years younger and how she took him to the cleaners. "The bitch took me for every dime -- she took everything!"

34 Non-Birthday, Non-Anniversary, Non-Holiday Occasions to Celebrate

Andrea Reiser | Posted 04.15.2013 | Parents
Andrea Reiser

Exactly 20 years ago yesterday -- February 12, 1993 -- I opened the door for a blind date... and it turned out to be the door to the most beautiful future.

My Last First Date: A Valentine's Day Story

Bob Brody | Posted 04.09.2013 | Comedy
Bob Brody

I say something I never should have said. Something that I find it hard to believe I said. Something that I'm still sorry and embarrassed and ashamed I said. "What are you," I say, "a lesbian or something?"

8 Reasons Not To Stress Out About A First Date

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 01.21.2013 | Women

At HuffPost Women, we talk a lot about how to make life less stressful for ourselves and readers. Dating, as most humans who engage in it have no doub...