We considered featuring our three co-founders who started it all. It all started with a survey (because we sort of have an obsession with surveys at CMB, especially when it comes to Women’s History Month!Or, maybe the team of fierce women who run things behind the scenes at CMB. ) We asked the women of CMB to share two things: We received so many inspiring quotes about female strength, but we selected just 5 of our fave women to #Dareto Share their stories publicly on our Instagram.As predicted, when she finally met the guy, he was everything he had promised to be, and more. Nerves got the better of her, and she reached for the red wine again.
), talking led to dates, and dates led to….well…the joint decision to take it to the bedroom.
Everything was going swimmingly until suddenly it wasn’t. I didn’t shoot daggers via texts which could potentially, and unfairly, label me as just another ‘crazy girl.’ And I certainly didn’t pluck every flower petal in the Tri-State area playing, “He likes me, he likes me not.’ Instead, I remembered I was in control of my dating life and politely asked for a time to talk.” — Jenny Baker Being ghosted really hurts.
“I was seeing this guy for about 2 months, when out of the blue, he stopped responding to messages.
I normally take that as a sign that they are no longer interested in dating. Nixing the dating games and just being straightforward with your feelings is always the best way to go.
The dates weren’t getting scheduled, the phone calls stopped, and the texts became scarce. It’s natural to feel anxious waiting for a reply or to be scared of possible rejection.
But, the way you responded to this by first recognizing the less-savory routes daters might take — like ghosting back or using hurtful words — and then choosing to do something out of the norm — calmly asking for a time to chat — was so brave of you!
But I was particularly excited about this one, so I couldn’t let it go. We also love that you took something that may have really hurt your feelings and are using it as fuel to be a more confident you.
I sent him a message telling him how I felt and he responded within a minute. Here’s to even better relationships on the horizon!
I went on a date with a man who was, by all accounts, perfect on paper and a physical specimen.
Fairly quickly I realized our values did not align, and I was confident enough to say so.
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