If you put Channing Tatum’s photo up in place of your own or put down “average” when you weigh 300 pounds, sure, you’ll get more attention but you’ll also get a lot of disappointment and anger when you finally meet.
And, “but I’m just looking for pen pals” is no excuse mister!
Something I’m really passionate about is helping girls make wise choices, even if they aren’t as fun or easy as what everyone else is doing!
So today I’m talking safe dating, and here are 9 of my best tips to stay safe on your dates!
This article shares ideas for preventing dating abuse and violence. Share this article with your teen and start the conversation.
Shannon Symonds, Author of Safe House due to be released July 2017 by Cedar Fort, has 15 years experience working as an Advocate for victims of domestic and sexual violence while raising 6 children in Seaside Oregon.
I know that it’s very rare that you have mutual friends with someone you just meet in a coffee shop or on a dating app or something, but whenever possible get a second opinion.
Although it’s definitely easiest to date people who you’ve known for a while, sometimes you meet people in the strangest places and really hit it off. But when you’re going on dates with people you’ve only just met, safety can be even more of a concern than with people you’ve known for a while.Rather, say that you’d rather stay where you are or get directions to where he wants to go and meet him there in your own vehicle, if that is an option.