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First Date

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Mar 2, 2016

11 Creative Questions To Ask On A First Date To Get Conversation Flowing

Since you're already stressing about what to wear, we've got you covered on some foolproof conversation starters.

Jan 13, 2016

A Teen Born With A Facial Defect Gets His Wish Of Going On A First Date

"I think the one thing I wanted to do was go on a date."

Nov 30, 2015

25 Years From Now, First Dates Might Be A Thing Of The Past

Imperial College London and eHarmony released a report that shows that by 2040 dating will be fully virtual.

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Oct 1, 2015

20 First Date Ideas That Are More Original Than Grabbing Drinks

Prepare to never settle for a bar meet up again.

22 First Date Thoughts Every Girl Has

Imagine a world where you didn’t have to go on first dates? YUP! We want to live in that world...

Aug 1, 2015

The Most Popular Date Spot Is…

I can understand trying to ball on a budget, but at this point, why don't you just go to McDonald's?

Apr 8, 2015

7 Thoughts You’ll Have on a First Date

You know these have all gone through your mind.

Feb 12, 2015

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Aug 2, 2013

Why The First Date Is The Worst Date [Dude’s List]

There’s more pressure in almost every aspect of the first date than there is on any other date. Because it’s the first and therefore going to be the most significant impression you can make.

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Jul 31, 2013

Not Sure How To Get Ready For A First Date? Here’s Your Pre-Date Cheat Sheet!

We all know how first dates can be: nerve wracking, exciting, awkward, and possibly a lot of sweaty palms. Just the thought of a first date can even gives me these emotions. So how do we turn down the nervousness and crank up the exciting? By preparing.

Mar 31, 2013

How to Assemble the Perfect First Date Outfit

First dates can be 100 kinds of stressful. We're already freaking out about saying the right things and not coming off like a complete weirdo, and we also have to worry about what we look like!

Mar 25, 2013

How to Win His Heart on the First Date

We've heard the psychology behind imitating him (sincerest form of flattery) and body language, but YourTango's got a few more tips to help you out on that first date.

Mar 4, 2013

How Much Do Guys Expect on the First Date? [Ask a Dude]

I've been out on first dates with guys who barely go in for a kiss at the end of the night, and others who can't seem to get my clothes off fast enough.

Feb 5, 2013

Tuffy Luv Has First Date Ideas

I asked this guy out on a date and now I'm freaking out because I have no idea where to take him. I want to seem cool so I don't want to just take him for dinner and a movie. Ideas?

Nov 15, 2012

Why He Hasn’t Called You Back

You ask yourself if maybe he lost your number or broke his phone or if you had food in your teeth the whole night and he thought you weren't playing with a full set of pearly whites. Any of these are completely likely scenarios, right!?

Oct 24, 2012

4 Exceptions to ‘No Sex On The First Date’

My mom always says, "Why would they buy the cow if you're giving milk out for free?" Sure, that's pretty solid advice sometimes, but there are exceptions to the "no sex on the first date rule."

Sep 19, 2012

Does Online Dating Make The First Date Feel More Important? [Ask A Dude]

I know a bunch of other girls who’ve ended up in relationships with guys online, but I think the problem for me is there seems to be a lot of pressure on the first date. It feels like you’re trying to imagine yourself in a relationship with him after spending all of 2 hours knowing him drinking at a bar. Why are people getting so relationship obsessed over one date? Are they or is this just something I keep feeling like I’m pressured to buy into?

Sep 17, 2012

Dressing Up Date Night [CC Lookbook]

The first date outfit is a big one. You want to look great, but you also don't want to look like you're trying too hard? But most of the time you're probably just over-thinking it. Really, you just need to follow these two rules.

Jul 27, 2012

Testing the “Friends First” Theory, Part II [Diary of the Undateable]

My rock solid judgment flew out of the window when Carlos gently convinced me to hang out that night. He promised that he wouldn’t hurt me and reminded me that he respected my decision.

Jun 28, 2012

Be The Best Version of You [Sexy Time]

Lately, I've noticed a plethora of articles aimed at women written to give us insight into what guys find attractive and what they don't.

May 26, 2012

America Voted: What Is The Best Sex? [Candy Dish]

Sex. We love it. We want it. All the time. Is that asking too much? In bed, on the floor, on the couch, in the shower, over the counter.

Apr 18, 2012

Should You Have Sex On The First Date? [Ask A Dude]

What do guys really think of sex on the first date? Is it a deal breaker? I feel like if you have a genuine connection with someone, and the sex is awesome, shouldn't that make them want you more? Or does it completely take the fun out of the chase? I've had one long term relationship start out of sex on the first date. I've had other guys never call me again. What's the deal?

Apr 2, 2012

11 Signs You’re On The Date From Hell [Dude’s List]

We’ve all been on nightmare dates that you wish you could just teleport away from. But since you can’t actually call The Doctor to pick you up and teleporting won’t be invented for another, oh, let’s call it 30 years, you’ve got to figure out your emergency escape plans and put them into action the SECOND you notice any of the following...

Feb 23, 2012

Candy Dish: Texas Forever!

• Does Tim Riggins look sexier with long hair? OF COURSE. • Did Zac Efron drop a condom while walking The Lorax red carpet? Hey, safe sex is great sex! • Just how accurate was The Help? Find out here! • If you gave up cheese for Lent, we feel very very sorry for you.

Jan 17, 2012

Cosmo Says The Darndest Things: February Edition

I haven't picked up an issue of Cosmo since, like, 2007, but I still felt an intense sense of deja vu while flipping through it. I am amazed at the way they can regurgitate the same sex tips over and over and over again. Did you know that guys like when you stroke them and suck them at the same time?

Dec 26, 2011

The Best Top Ten Lists You Read This Year

While we're looking back at all the wonderful moments (and the not so wonderful ones, i.e. that time you threw up in your new boyfriend's bed) here are a few articles that made my year just a smidgen better. I know for a fact after reading them you'll feel ten thousand times better about all of your not-so-great moments of 2011.

Dec 13, 2011

10 More Things That Annoy Me When We First Start Dating

Well, you probably read the first 10 reasons that annoy us when we first start dating someone. Unfortunately, 10 just wasn’t enough for you guys. We read your comments, listened to your arguments and put all our heads together here at CollegeCandy. Without further ado, we give you 10 more things that drive us absolutely crazy when we first start dating.

Nov 4, 2011

Single Girl Society: Ditch the Facebook Stalking

There a man life lessons to be learned from television series How I Met Your Mother -- from how to craft the perfect "get psyched" mixed CD, to finding out that nothing good happens after 2 a.m. However, my most recent favorite comes from the "Mystery vs. History" episode where Ted and his date promise not to do any secret research online about one another prior to their first date.

Aug 23, 2011

Glamour Says The Darndest Things: September 2011 Edition

As this is the September issue, the mag is about three times heavier than usual, which means there are three times as many ads to dig through to get to the actual content. That said, I did want nearly every piece of makeup and clothing featured, so I can't really hate too hard this time around. That made up for the questionable articles in the issue.

Aug 10, 2011

Candy Dish: Bad in Any Language

Guess who The Situation tries to woo....in Italian •What if you want sex more than he does? •First date outfit ideas that he'll notice •How to cope when you have a bad haircutRihanna no longer looks like Ronald McDonald •Fox News gets surprisingly feminist on us •Wooo, Sally Hansen has her own version of Crackle nailpolish

May 23, 2011

The Weekly Ten: First Date Faux Pas

So when I originally had the idea for this Weekly Ten my plan was to make a real list of first date faux pas - you know, like eating off your date's plate and talking about the ex - but then I started thinking about it. None of these things have ever actually happened to me. And even if they did they wouldn't even make the cut on the list of first date horror stories I've heard.

Apr 22, 2011

Friday Faves: The Things We’ll Do For A Man….

When it comes to wooing the opposite sex, men have it easy. As far as I know, they approach you and whip out the pick-up line. Sometimes it works, and sometimes it doesn't. Women on the other hand, play a whole different game. Sometimes it seems as if our entire existence is based on impressing a guy. And it's exhausting.

Jan 23, 2011

9 Mistakes Everyone Makes on Their First Date— and How to Avoid Them

Ahhhhh, the first date. It can be the start of something great or can easily take a quick turn down the crapper. You may have thought the date went as perfect as can be but if Mr. Lover Boy hasn’t called you back for another one in over three days, chances are it didn’t.

Jan 21, 2011

Single Girl Society: Trust Your Instincts

So you’re in the middle of a particularly "blah" dinner date and your date launches into (yet another) story about quail season and you’re about to give up all hope and consider joining a convent just so you'll never have to put yourself through this kind of cruel and unusual punishment ever again.