You spent your whole afternoon trying on every outfit in your closet and finally found the perfect ensemble for your date this evening. You went and had your hair and nails done and even splurged on professional makeup. Now you’re just waiting for him to pick you up. Sound familiar? We know it does.
Ah, the big moment is here. When you finally get to the restaurant, the small talk begins. Then comes the very familiar menu and the next important decision for this date, what to order!
Let’s get one thing out of the way, ladies… You can go with any item on the menu, but as Portland matchmakers with nearly 30 years of experience helping women have successful first dates, we know there are a few things you’re going to want to skip on your upcoming date. After all, you spent the whole afternoon getting all dolled up, do you really want to ruin it with sticky sauce on your fingers, or stain your dress with spaghetti sauce?