Category Archives: Ask Miss Marina

How To Not Blow It Early On

Ever meet an amazing person who just blows your mind the first, second, third, tenth time you meet them and you're swooned. Your face hurts from smiling so much thinking about them and you can't help yourself from daydreaming and thinking "Wow, is this the "One"?".  Well, he/she may be.  But below is my advice...

Is Dating Really Necessary?

Hey Miss Marina, Sorry to be so negative but I seriously hate dating!  Is there any way to skip all the nonsense, waste of time, and meet someone without having to suffer through dating? Hopeless Rick   Dear Rick, You could always be adopted into an Indian family who'd arrange your marriage or you could...

What’s the Proper First Date Greeting?

  Dear Miss Marina, What's the correct first date greeting? A handshake feels weird. Is it okay to go in for a hug?  Brian, Seattle   couple sitting close   Hey Brian, This ones comes up quite a bit. The appropriate greeting really depends on the individual. Are you...

“What Makes You an EXPERT?”

Ahhhh, the question I used to really DREAD being asked, until recently. The more clients I help, the more confident I become in my own abilities and skills. "Hey lady! I've seen a lot of posts about your dating/personal services and was just curious what it was all about? How it works? And in the nicest...