About Hillsboro Singles

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 18.3% of Hillsboro Singles say their sense of humor is: Sarcasm 
 30.2% of Hillsboro Singles say their favorite romantic gesture is: Flowers 

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Hillsboro Date Ideas from Hillsboro Singles

Post Date: Apr 2, 2011

Rick from Hillsboro says: Jimmy Mak's. Hall Street Grill, the Schnitz, Beesaw's, the Pearl, the Zoo, hiking/walking Portland's landmarks. Farmer's markets in the summer. Moonstruck Chocolate. Wherever my date brings me joy.

Post Date: Jan 4, 2011

alexandra from Hillsboro says: Portland City Grill. The view,the ambiance,the music,the company ....

Post Date: Aug 7, 2011

Michael from Bethany says: I do love casual locations with a nice atmosphere, most McMenamins fit that bill just fine !

Post Date: Jul 24, 2011

Dan from Beaverton says: Something cheap, say Cha Cha Cha, maybe McDonalds or Taco Bell; depends on my mood.

Post Date: Jul 8, 2011

Emerson from Lake Oswego says: Tucci's Excellent Romantic Italian Dining That's Amore!

Post Date: Jul 3, 2011

Jaime from Gresham says: Applebees or typhoon. Drinks and food, always a good comfortable setting.

Post Date: Jun 13, 2011

48PDXgal from Portland says: Anywhere in the Metroplitan area

Post Date: Jun 6, 2011

Janet from Gresham says: McMinnians in Gresham. Sailtys on the water on Marine Drive. I have not had much opportunist for dating, such as none to date

Post Date: Jun 5, 2011

Paul from West Linn says: I like going out with a lovely lady to a nice restaurant. Like Portland City Grill or The Chart House

Post Date: Apr 27, 2011

Cleo from Tigard says: Some up scale restaurant in downtown Portland.

Post Date: Apr 22, 2011

Cassandra from Johnson City says: It would start out at Olive Gardenand end up in front of a fire

Post Date: Apr 19, 2011

Ron from Beaverton says: I like to go to intimate hole-in-the-wall places with great food.

Post Date: Apr 17, 2011

Fran from Portland says: I don't know about a date location within the city, but I'd love someone to open up the world of hiking and camping to me and take me out to explore the beautiful state of Oregon and the Pacific Northwest.

Post Date: Apr 2, 2011

Meg from Tualatin says: walking in downtown Portland or on Alberta, or Hawthorne, or the Esplanade, people-watching, and finding a fun place to sit and have a bite to eat. I always enjoy seeing a new neighborhood or a new place.

Post Date: Mar 22, 2011

Jack from Gresham says: City Grill! When the sun is going down and the city lights up.




Facts about Hillsboro Singles

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When asked about their Education, they answered
Some college (30.1%)
Bachelors degree (20.2%)
High school (17.5%)

When asked about their Profession, they answered
Technical/Science/Engineering (16.1%)
Medical/Health services (7.3%)
Student (7.3%)

When asked about their Sense of Humor, they answered
Sarcasm (18.3%)
Wisecrack (12.5%)
Dry (9.6%)

When asked about their Food Habits, they answered
Varies (Depends on my mood) (60.4%)
Health Conscious (I watch what I eat) (26.0%)
Vegetarian/Vegan (2.0%)

When asked if they Smoked, they answered
Nonsmoker (70.5%)
Socially (11.5%)
Moderately (6.9%)

When asked about Drinking, they answered
Socially (64.9%)
Do not drink (16.5%)
Moderately (10.8%)

When asked about thier Religious Habits, they answered
Religion is not important to me (27.9%)
Attend religious services occasionally (26.0%)
Worship in private (21.0%)

When asked about what Romantic Gesture they preferred, they answered
Flowers (30.2%)
Long massage (13.8%)
Candlelit dinner at home (10.2%)

When asked about their Pets, they answered
Cat (41.2%)
Dog (35.8%)
Bird (4.3%)


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.