Even if you’ve been many first dates before, a first date with a new man can be incredibly daunting. You want this one to go better than the last one because part of you truly and deeply believes that this one might be “the one.” You want to iron out all previous mistakes, sharpen up and impress the new guy in your life.
And if you’re a first-time first-dater, you’ll certainly be looking for some advice. Although first dates are exciting, they’re not always that easy to navigate. Preparing for one is like preparing for a job interview; we stress over what we should wear, what we should say, and whether or not it would be rude to do this or that.
To help you out, we’ve got 10 great tips for a first date. Let’s take a look!
The most important thing to remember is that, although preparing for a first date can be as stressful as preparing for a job interview, a first date is not a job interview. This means you don’t have to be formal, “professional,” and you don’t need to worry about showing your flaws. All you need to do is relax and be yourself.
Sounds easy? Well, lots of us go wrong when we put pressures on ourselves to be smart, funny and beautiful. Don’t get caught up in ideals and of trying to second-guess what he wants to see and just focus on showing him the real deal – YOU!….READ MORE ON THE NEXT PAGE