Category Archives: Single Seniors

Am I Too Old for Dating?

When you’re a Naples Matchmaker like Janine, you learn so much about the people you work with, including that many believe they might be too old to date!

Tips to Dating Openly

As a matchmaker in Naples, FL, J Allen Matchmaking can understand why it might be difficult to get back into the dating world. Not only can it be as scary as our first real date as a teenager or young adult, we also carry a lot more than we did when we were younger.

Boston Is the Place for Singles

Just at the beginning of 2015, Forbes named Boston as one of the top cities in the country to date. With up to 69% of the population is unmarried, there […]

Get outta my space!

I met a man to potentially introduce to my client. I was on the fence as to the caliber of this guy, but know what clinched it for me that […]

Criteria and more criteria

I blame online dating for making people choosy. When you “create” the person you are looking for based upon 30+ choices (height,weight, eye color, hair color, etc.), you come to […]

Ditch the List!

Following is a wish list from a would-be Client (typos included!): Im looking for a 5’7-5’11 white skinned, dirty blonde hair (not platinum), blue eyes, lean beautiful woman. I would […]

First dates aren’t interviews!

I can’t tell you how many woman have complained they felt interviewed during a first date. Yes, it can be awkward and some questions are necessary, but please, learn to […]

How many times should you date someone before knowing it isn’t going further than friendship?

I have worked with countless clients who after One date tell me they didn’t feel “it” and don’t want to see the person again. First dates are tough. It’s a […]

A Matchmaker is Worth It

Jokingly, singles will often call Valentine’s Day “single awareness day”. If you spent another Valentines Day alone, or with someone who isn’t…a special someone, maybe it is time for a change.

Matchmakers are Perfect for Singles over 50

If you are 50 or over and single, you are not alone. The 2010 U.S. Census found that almost 30% of the 78 million baby boomers are single.

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