About Delaware Singles

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 19.5% of Delaware Singles say their sense of humor is: Sarcasm 
 28.2% of Delaware Singles say their favorite romantic gesture is: Flowers 

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Delaware Date Ideas from Delaware Singles

Post Date: Sep 4, 2011

Derek from Columbus says: tapas bar or a swanky lounge/restaurant

Post Date: Aug 15, 2011

Emily from Columbus says: I love downtown Columbus.

Post Date: Jul 24, 2011

Laura from Columbus says: Ohio State Stadium Buckeye game!

Post Date: Jul 21, 2011

Denise from Columbus says: Apple Bees Tj's or Meeting for a picnic in the park

Post Date: Jul 5, 2011

Colleen from Columbus says: My ideal first date is a baseball game. We can talk because its not to noisy. There's no akward silence and who doesn't enjoy a ballpark hotdog?

Post Date: Jun 25, 2011

Thomas from Westerville says: My favorite date location would be,at a sea food restaurant,or cooking for her.

Post Date: May 1, 2011

jack from Marion says: NICE restaurant, over looking the water(with a aromatic table setting),soft music,with at least 4 star rated cuisine, add a good wine!(ala ) one other thing, make sure she has enough money to pay you both? (just kidding)

Post Date: Apr 30, 2011

Gregory from Columbus says: I've only lived in Columbus for a year so I don't really know!

Post Date: Apr 25, 2011

Kacie from Columbus says: I love Grandview, I also enjoy going to new places and seeing new things, so pretty much anywhere!

Post Date: Apr 23, 2011

Carmen from Columbus says: Easton

Post Date: Apr 17, 2011

Rhonda from Ostrander says: I love Hyde Park restaurant and then a Movie at Rave for cuddling.

Post Date: Apr 16, 2011

Joe from Pataskala says: I am a huge fan of movie so I love going up to Easton. There are great restaurants, the area is wonderful for a walk and looking through shops and of course the movie theater.

Post Date: Apr 5, 2011

Rooney from Columbus says: At the beach

Post Date: Mar 30, 2011

Kristi from Columbus says: Short North Gallery Hop. There is always something to see and talk about. Great places to eat, bars for a nite cap or you can go to a movie...all within walking distance!

Post Date: Mar 27, 2011

Susan from Columbus says: Short North or wherever there is a good restaurant.

Facts about Delaware Singles

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When asked about their Education, they answered
Some college (27.4%)
High school (26.9%)
Bachelors degree (16.6%)

When asked about their Profession, they answered
Medical/Health services (10.2%)
Student (8.7%)
Self employed (7.3%)

When asked about their Sense of Humor, they answered
Sarcasm (19.5%)
Wisecrack (12.7%)
Dry (5.6%)

When asked about their Food Habits, they answered
Varies (Depends on my mood) (63.2%)
Health Conscious (I watch what I eat) (19.0%)
Vegetarian/Vegan (1.5%)

When asked if they Smoked, they answered
Nonsmoker (54.4%)
Moderately (14.2%)
Socially (10.8%)

When asked about Drinking, they answered
Socially (62.3%)
Do not drink (15.2%)
Moderately (11.6%)

When asked about thier Religious Habits, they answered
Attend religious services occasionally (30.8%)
Religion is not important to me (22.3%)
Worship in private (18.5%)

When asked about what Romantic Gesture they preferred, they answered
Flowers (28.2%)
Long massage (13.4%)
Candlelit dinner at home (11.3%)

When asked about their Pets, they answered
Dog (40.2%)
Cat (36.1%)
Bird (3.4%)

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.