To sum it up in a sentence, the typical blind date is a date where you don’t know the person you’re going to meet on the date.
You haven’t seen them, nor have you spoken to them or met them earlier.
The real problem comes when your lies lead you to live a secret life.
Secrets & the Double Life: Deceit and human beings go together. You tell people you're on a diet, when you're still delving into the chocolate ice cream tub in the freezer.
Bad news bears, singles: released the results of a survey that shows the dating rules and habits have changed. But even though the playing field has become a bit of uncharted territory, some traditional dating do's and dont's still apply.
"It's important for singles to know that the dating rules have changed," says Whitney Casey, Relationship Expert for
Some people lie to themselves, others to loved ones, and yet others to both. You spend money on the dress you swore to your husband you weren't buying. Some people feel unhappy or trapped in their lives.
They need to break free somehow to make life interesting again.
After all, it’s an adventurous experience that may just work in your favor.
Blind dates are an exciting thought, but yet, it’s something that doesn’t always turn out right.
On one hand, you’re meeting someone you don’t really know and that thought seems daring.
As far as friend requesting your date goes, 21 percent of young singles say it's OK to request a friend after 2-3 dates while 11 percent of older singles wait until the relationship is exclusive to do so.
These low percentages mean keep your add-friend trigger finger under control while in the early phase of dating.