For most singles, the New Year is the most proactive season to get out and find love. We all have rituals round many things in our life, and I myself will recommit to conscious eating and more exercise. This being a seemingly endless season of difficulty and uncertainty for everyone—and yet, as is always the case, singles have never had more of a desire to find love.
So, to mark the passing of 2021 and to ring in 2022, I’m sending you this New Year’s inspired reminder, along with a dating challenge. Start with an inventory of lists and in place of resolutions, desire your way into a New Year of dating consciously.
What parts of dating in the last year worked for you, big or small ?
What did last years dating euphoria leave you yearning for ?
What’s behind you dating anxiety from the most mundane to the dreaded?
What safe dating resources and practices saw you thru that you can rely on in 2022 ?
What would a version of your “wildest dream” date look like, no matter how unrealistic ?
https://i0.wp.com/www.matchmakerforhire.com/wp-content/uploads/The-Great-Date-Challenge-Banner.png?fit=820%2C312&ssl=1312820Jane Carstenshttp://www.matchmakerforhire.com/wp-content/uploads/mm4h.pngJane Carstens2022-01-06 14:58:422022-01-06 14:58:42A Dating Challenge to KICK OFF 2022
Over the last decade, boutique matchmaking firms have
cultivated reputations as caring and collaborative professionals who provide
personalized assistance to hundreds of singles in North America and around the
So far, we have had an undeniably positive influence on the
dating scene and we want to continue helping as many singles as we can in as
many ways as we can. We are more than
willing to expand our reach, influence and expertise with other professionals
who share similar goals and business models in the dating industry. We can give our clients access to the best potential
matches possible as many of our clients have second homes in different parts of
the country. In fact most of the dynamic
Matchmakers I’ve met have become so well-known for their dating expertise and
combined years of experience you might have seen them on many media outlets.
The one thing we all agree on is that we really feel we’re
making a difference in people’s lives. I
mean that’s why we all got into the matchmaking business in the first place (18
years for me), to give the best gift we can give someone — to help them find
September SCOOP: This week, our strong matchmaking network from around the Pacific North West know the value of collaboration and we are attending a forward-thinking day of face-to-face meetings and collaboration hosted in Seattle. So if it suits you to expand your reach out to other areas for potential matches within NA or throughout the world let your Matchmaker know. We can help you access to the best resources possible “because a rising tide lifts all boats”US President John F. Kennedy.
We have all heard the stories. First dates costing more than $2000 after spending months of online back and forth messaging, hours of late-night phone calls, and then finally booking a flight and deciding to meet. Such long-distance romances use to grow out of fateful encounters on holidays, or perhaps far-flung business meetings but today a growing number of cross-border courtships, some owed to an instant message across time zones, is becoming not about what to wear on your date— it’s what to pack!
Statistics show that 52% of Canadian on-line daters have e-mailed someone out of country in the past 30 days. I have also seen a spike in Matchmaking clients open to long-distance dating; after starting out searching within five miles of their postal code and as they get more comfortable they stop limiting themselves so much and more open to step outside the “border”.
This city’s only so big, and when the girl next door is no longer next door, its nice to open up the possibilities for my clients by working with other accredited “Cupids” from other cities. This summer I’ve relied on connections with fellow cupids from Seattle, San Fran, San Diego, New York, London UK and of course continue working with my fellow Canadian ones all the way east to Toronto with some great success.
That’s certainly the case for our affiliate Matchmaker friend Ali Migliore of Simply Matchmaking in Seattle. “There is definitely an infinite number of single people here open to dates from other cities and this summer, I knew I had to connect with Jane about an amazing client I had in Seattle who was open to expanding her search to the Vancouver area. By us both knowing our clients so well, we were able to come up with a great match and our clients met and both said it was the best match yet! Looking forward to dozens of more potential romances happening with the help of our cross-border cupids at Matchmaker for Hire.”
Of course, expectations are always heightened when a plane fare is actually involved and its easy to feel cheated if the romance doesn’t work out (this kind of dating isn’t for the faint of wallet) – plus there’s added pressure if it does. But for some, however the distance is a bonus and that not being around someone all the time can be ok if you are just as busy as they are.
So, if your tolerance to being uprooted is increased, let your Matchmaker know.