New Social Networking Site for Women Who Eat Alone

Women eating alone 
Invite for A Bite is a new social networking website where women can find other ladies in their area to go out for lunch, so they don’t have to endure the “embarrassment” of eating alone.

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Single’s and New Dater’s Survival Strategies for Valentine’s Day 2012

Charleston’s Leading Full-Service Matchmaker Martine Friedman and Relationship Expert and Author Blane Bachelor have come together in this podcast to offer insightful thoughts and helpful tips to guide you on how to deal with this Valentine’s Day 2012. You are just one click away from all of your Valentine’s Day survival needs!



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Surviving Valentine’s Day part 1

Surviving Valentine's Day


It’s that time of the year again when many singles feel left out. If you’re like many of us out there who wished they could hibernate until February 15, never fear. We have some ideas for you to have a blast this Valentine’s Day.

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Matching algorithms: Can they really compete with live matchmaking?

Our relationships and emotions are some of the aspects that make us uniquely human (at least for now anyways) Yet more of us are putting the fate of our relationships in the hands of an online dating computer algorithm. With so many users frustrated with online dating, we have to ask: Are matching algorithms really that accurate?

After much research and years of experience as Charleston’s local Matchmaker, Martine Friedman believes when it comes to true compatibility, the human mind is still infinitely more powerful at determining chemistry than any computer.

Author Dan Slater dissects dating algorithms and the business of online dating in his article, Who’s Telling You The Truth About Dating Algorithms?

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Are you an introvert or an extrovert QUIZ

Introvert or Extrovert

We have found that the answer to this one question says a lot about your dating style and finding a perfect match. It’s also interesting to note that many times, a client of ours will think they are introverted but actually lean more towards extroverted. So do you know who you really are? Take this mini quiz and find out!

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Meet Your Local Matchmaker

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Waiting to Tie the Knot

An interesting article in the Post and Courier today details a study that shows more and more Americans are choosing their careers over marriage. At least for a couple of years.

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2011 Holiday Party at Open House

Singles Holiday Party

‘Tis the season… to mingle!!

To help you get a head start on decking your halls and checking off your gift list we are hosting a party at Open House – Charleston’s amazing home decor and gift boutique!

This is a free event on December 8, 2011 from 6pm – 8pm

at 28 Windermere Blvd, Charleston SC 29407

Visit here to RSVP

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From the doctor’s mouth: Why Online Dating is a Poor Way to Find Love

Ok, so by now you’ve heard all the horror stories about online dating. You’ve heard us tell you time and time again how unproductive it can really be. Now we bring you an article, not from a damaged online dater, but an actual Ph.D!

This is a great article for anyone interested in online dating, communication, or psychology. We have taken the main points and most interesting tid-bits from the article and included it here for you. If you would like to read the whole article just follow the link.

But if you only have a second here’s the most important point you should take away:

Only real interpersonal process can create the feeling of love.

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The word of the day is: Mamihlapinatapai


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