Ep. 11: Online Dating

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If you like someone, reach out! Take the initiative!

Online dating is full of ups and downs.

In this week’s episode, we’re talking about how we met through online dating and our experiences leading up to that point. Enjoy!

In this episode:

  • What dating sites we used
  • How we both ended up on OKCupid
  • The differences between being a girl and a guy on dating sites
  • Suggestions for creating your online profile
  • Online dating stories
  • Splitting the check on a first date

You can’t please everyone, and that’s OK.

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At the end of each episode, we’re telling all in a round of 3 date questions. Use these questions on your next date, and tell us how it goes using the hashtag #spillingtheink. We can’t wait to hear your stories!

  • What’s the every first thing you notice about someone?
  • What do you dislike about the dating process?
  • What are your deal breakers?

Want us to answer your question on #spillingtheink? Submit it over here.

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