The Psychology of Dating Nerves [Infographic] by the team at Christian Dating
1. Go for a swim, just the two of you
2. Go rock climbing at an indoor rock climbing gym
3. Kayak a river or lake
4. Go hiking
5. Train for a 5k to run or walk together
6. Go camping (just the two of you)
7. Rent or borrow a jet ski
8. Set up a tent in the backyard and order takeout
9. Have a campfire with s’mores
10. Go horseback riding
11. Ride bikes (try renting a tandem)
12. Ice-skating (even more fun in summer months)
13. Roller skating
14. Go bowling
15. Build a snowman together
16. Go sledding
17. Put on some boots and go line dancing
18. Pick fruit together at a local farm
19. Learn to skateboard or roller blade together
Sometimes we forget to put as much time and effort into our relationships online as much as we do with offline relationships. It’s as if we’ve forgotten there are real people behind the computer screen in the virtual world of dating with feelings and emotions.
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The room lighting is dim but there are different color lights. Flashing. There are faces, many faces around, but you can’t help but be drawn to just him. His eyes. Oh, those eyes! Locked with yours. And in that moment you just knew he was the one. And you were his one. In that moment. That moment that you first locked eyes with him…on a computer screen amongst 15 other profiles that showed up in your search. The lights flashing are ads popping up on the screen. And he’s not even locking eyes with you but the camera lense that he held up himself to take his profile picture.
Is this the romantic way that you imagine meeting your soul mate? For me, ech, no way. As a woman, I can say this seems to be the least ideal way to meet the love of your life. I used to tell myself, “There’s no way I’m meeting the love of my life online. It just isn’t going to happen that way.” And then, just a few months later I met the love of my life online and it happened just that way. Turns out many other great couples met their partners online, too, and not just the people in the commercials.
This funny video is an oldie but a goodie. We hope you never find yourself in this situation. Remember trust is key in any good relationship.