About Metairie Singles

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 12.2% of Metairie Singles say their sense of humor is: Sarcasm 
 28.5% of Metairie Singles say their favorite romantic gesture is: Flowers 

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Metairie Date Ideas from Metairie Singles

Post Date: May 2, 2011

Jon from Metairie says: Audubon park, Ponchatrain beach

Post Date: Jul 28, 2011

MaryEllen from New Orleans says: Napoleon House

Post Date: Jun 21, 2011

Tamara from Mandeville says: Somewhere that allows you to go for a walk after eating such as the Riverwalk or the Lakefront in Mandeville, or even by the Tchefuncte River in Madisonville.

Post Date: Mar 30, 2011

Wynona from Marrero says: New Orleans has so many hole-in-the-wall, neighborhood restaurants that serve such great food that it's hard to pick just one, but any one of those would be my pick for a favorite date location.

Post Date: Mar 17, 2011

Christina from Mandeville says: My favorite date location is "the lakefront"

Post Date: Feb 3, 2011

Rochelle from New Orleans says: NEW ORLEANS of course!

Post Date: Jan 25, 2011

Cherry from New Orleans says: The French Quarter, on Royal Street, in a beautiful romantic and sensual courtyard with tropical plants and a sprinkling fountain.

Post Date: Jan 17, 2011

Michael from Kenner says: A nice restaurant like Superior grill, Lucy's, or Taquaria Carona. Some place where we can relax and get to know each other.

Post Date: Aug 19, 2011

Connie from Slidell says: We have a park in the middle of the city. It it is right between the train station and the bayou. I love to go there and drink a nice cup of coffee and walk around during the day, or go and sit on a bench at night after a couple of glasses of wine and just have wonderful conversations.

Post Date: Apr 17, 2011

KElly from Slidell says: TBC

Post Date: Jan 17, 2011

just4keepsatfacebook from Houma says: I just would like to go to place where the both of us are relaxed and enjoying ourselves with each other with lots of smile and laughter! Maybe go ride my boat and enjoy the cool breeze and open space of the open waterway by, by passing all the unneccessary noise of the town/city life!

Post Date: Jan 12, 2011

Jeff from Slidell says: Frenchmen St. in the Marigny w/ live music after a nice dinner at a locally known restaurant.

Facts about Metairie Singles

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When asked about their Education, they answered
Some college (24.9%)
Bachelors degree (21.6%)
High school (15.1%)

When asked about their Profession, they answered
Self employed (10.3%)
Medical/Health services (9.1%)
Student (8.3%)

When asked about their Sense of Humor, they answered
Sarcasm (12.2%)
Wisecrack (8.6%)
Dry (8.2%)

When asked about their Food Habits, they answered
Varies (Depends on my mood) (52.3%)
Health Conscious (I watch what I eat) (26.5%)
Vegetarian/Vegan (2.3%)

When asked if they Smoked, they answered
Nonsmoker (59.5%)
Socially (11.1%)
Moderately (8.5%)

When asked about Drinking, they answered
Socially (55.2%)
Do not drink (18.9%)
Moderately (9.5%)

When asked about thier Religious Habits, they answered
Attend religious services occasionally (30.6%)
Attend religious services regularly (19.1%)
Worship in private (16.6%)

When asked about what Romantic Gesture they preferred, they answered
Flowers (28.5%)
Long massage (10.9%)
Candlelit dinner at home (10.5%)

When asked about their Pets, they answered
Dog (37.6%)
Cat (26.0%)
Bird (6.9%)

A Serious Relationship…Are You Ready?

Unfortunately, knowing for certain when you are ready for a serious relationship, isn't one of the simpler things in life. There'll come a time when we "think" we're ready. But then, after we've leaped in, we feel like we're drowning, and we start struggling and kicking to get out of the water. This causes sadness, and often anger, to the person we are with. It's usually not something we're proud of doing to another person, or ourselves. So, here're a few dating and relationship tips to consider before you jump off the cliff…and then realize you have no idea how deep the water is.

The very talented and extremely funny comedian, Jeff Foxworthy, used to say, "You know you're a redneck if…". Well, you know you're ready for a serious relationship if:

  • You start to be bored when going out with others who are not contenders for a long-lasting future, even if they are handsome or beautiful, smart, entertaining and/or recent lottery winners.  Read More

Dr. Pepper Schwartz - Dating & Relationship Expert

Top 10 Dating Tips

1. Date Night Plan

Waiting until the last minute may make things spontaneous - or disastrous. Plan your date in advance, set expectations and ensure your date is in agreement. Know how to get there, where to park, when things are open, etc. Look like you know how to make things happen seamlessly.

2. Appropriateness Date Location

Make sure what you've picked out and/or suggested has some relevance to what this person might actually enjoy. Doing something you both enjoy will go a long way towards relationship building.

3. Sensitivity

If your date happens on a weeknight, don't select a movie ending at 11.00 p.m. The more solutions you've prepared for in advance, the less anxious your date will be. This clearly shows your thoughtfulness.

4. Respect

Sure, she or he really looks great and you're more impressed as the evening goes along. However, don't push physical attraction too soon. You could be making a serious mistake if you attempt to manhandle her or him.

5. Listen to Your Date

Listening is very important at any stage of dating or a relationship. Show her or him you know them better at the end of the date, than you did at the beginning.

6. Stay Light

Do something positive you both can share in, without it being embarrassing. Select something appealing to your date; i.e., go to a water park if she or he likes water, or an outdoor rock concert if they like the performers. Perhaps, see a romantic comedy or take a hike. Whatever you're doing, don't sit and talk about your exes, troubled kids, etc. These are conversation topics which will come later if the relationship progresses.

7. Connect

Make a real effort to find commonalities. Listen and learn a little about each other's childhood and past. See if your values and life's outlook are similar. This is an excellent exploration period.

8. Anticipate

As always, you should look your best. A light kiss at the end of the night that promises more…someday...is sexier than a lip scrunching passionate kiss that surprises your date and possibly puts him or her off.

9. Laugh

Laughter is bonding, infectious and attractive. If you're going to the movies, ensure the film's funny; if going to a comedy club, know the comedians are funny; or go roller skating and laugh at yourselves. Laughter is a great release for any nervousness.

10. Show Appreciation

Acknowledge someone's kindness, thoughtfulness or generosity. Don't assume anything and don't come off as being spoiled. Verbally let them know their hard work, planning or good humor didn't go unnoticed. And, make yourself an irresistible choice for future dates.