I was so self conscious about my weight that often I made first dates very awkward.
I nitpicked my every move during a date; Do I look fat?
I will say if someone had "prepped" me about dating as a plus size woman, I may have not made so many mistakes!
So here are my 5 Dating Tips for a CURVY Girl: Don't settle for someone that makes you feel like you are a secret.
I didn't have very much fun at it, which is depressing since I didn't pair up until my 30s.
Besides, so much luck was involved in my finding my match that there are probably more alternate universes where I'm still living solo than where I'm married.
With apps like Tinder, Match, Plenty Of Fish and Ok Cupid, online dating has become a mess for anyone trying to get into an actual relationship.
While some men are fighting to find the rare catch before she gets snatched up by some narcissistic d-bag, others will never even get a chance because the girl of their dreams was too emotionally hurt by him to give online dating a second chance.
If you read the comic strip "Peanuts," you probably know about the little red-haired girl. Charlie Brown worships her from a distance -- a long distance.
The few times he gets up the nerve to approach her, something gets in the way and messes things up. A lot of guys can sympathize, some more than others.
Finding a romantic partner is only one of many goals you can have at once.