The holidays mean lots of family time, and if you have a significant other, you could be meeting his family for the first time over the Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, or Christmas dinner.Whether you're in a serious relationship or dating someone new, meeting the family -- especially the parents -- can be nerve-wracking.In , George is having a tough enough time learning his daughter was engaged to the man he's meeting for the first time, but the PDA just makes it doubly awkward.So you've met someone through online dating, have been chatting for a while and now you're ready to meet them in person. In fact, I'd been going about being single all wrong. When I started seeing my husband, aka the first guy I wasn't embarrassed to tell my therapist about, I was gobsmacked to realize how much I hadn't known about dating before then.So keep in mind this was written by women, for women!Consider this an opportunity to get some insight on what she's thinking.
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Always meet in a populated, public place in an area that you're familiar with such as your favorite busy restaurant.
A first date is not the time for a hike through the forest or any other remote rendezvous.
Finding a romantic partner is only one of many goals you can have at once.
Meeting your online date is very exciting because you can finally see what they look like in person.