If the date feels like a hook-up, that’s probably what he’s seeking.
To be sure you don’t give the wrong impression, “set a date for the future, and make it the right time of day and place so the intention of getting to know each other is there in the beginning,” recommends Ian Kerner, Ph.
Dear Amy: I invited a friend and her family (husband and two children) to vacation with us at my parents' home this summer.
My parents were willing to host all of us (four adults and four children) in their home.
You’re left wondering what went wrong and analyzing (and reanalyzing and reanalyzing) things with your friends. While we’ll never be able to fully understand guys (and we probably wouldn’t want to), you can learn from these moments.
We found 10 women in your situation and asked experts to give their insights on what happened so you can dodge future dating disasters.
You may have had “the talk” already, but how serious is your commitment to each other?
However, after four months he says he is still not ready to kiss me.
Sometimes it can be difficult to tell whether or not you and your significant other are on the same page about how serious your relationship is.
You can’t rely on your Facebook relationship status to sum up how you feel about each other!
Those who use phrases similar to “hoping to be friends first” are usually looking for fun rather than commitment, says Laurie Davis, founder and CEO of e Flirt Expert, and author of You can also weed out the casual sex seekers by looking at the context around your planned date: Is he willing to set up a date for a week or so later?
Meet for coffee or in a place where you can hear each other talk?