Local Dating

Being Single in Chicago

The Windy City is known for deep dish pizza, cold windy winters, great cultural experiences, amazing food, concerts and festivals, fabulous shopping and all of our sports teams! Da Bears, Da Bulls, Da Hawks and Sox to name a few! Chicago is an exciting place to meet singles who share your passion for all things[…]

Spring Fever

Spring Romance, Love and Dating!

What exactly is spring fever? Is there really such a thing? Of course there is, and it has a pretty real foundation. The days are getting longer and sunnier. The temps are slowly escalating toward their summer promise land, and our bodies are responding in kind. The neurotransmitters in the brain along with the body’s[…]


Not Your Average Speed Dating

Dear Eloisa: A friend of mine recently suggested we try speed dating. Having never done this before, I was curious and so I went. Lo and behold, it was basically exactly as I had expected, as I had seen on so many movies and television shows. A veritable musical chairs, it all was very much[…]

Speed Dating For Mature Singles

A Single person’s guide to winning the Speed Dating race here in Chicagoland Chicagoland Area Singles: Start Your Engines! When you’ve grown out of the days when you would be out and about all day, constantly going places and meeting new people, it can be difficult to find a romantic partner in the “organic” way.[…]

Remember growing up watching The Love Boat?

Most of us ’40+ singles’ spent many Saturday nights at home during our childhood, or (for the severely (un)lucky number of us) teens or even twenties, watching The Love Boat at 9 pm! It’s likely that all of us now have different recollections about what the show actually meant to us back then. For this[…]