I handed my phone over to Friend #1- she spent some time typing what appeared to be a message a little on the longer side; something to the effect of- “Hey! I had an awesome time last night and would love to see you again! Make this shorter.” I took back my phone and combined the advice of my two favorite ladies into a message I felt comfortable sending. A message that expressed interest but didn’t take things too far. But I needed a little help crafting the message (come on ladies, don’t lie, you know you’ve done this, too).These are the keys to dating.” Again, while I didn’t read this book with the intention of bashing it, I do need to share my thoughts on some of the most crazy rules that I simply cannot stand behind.Things that made me shake my head, wondering if we’ve stepped back into the 1950s, to a time where women didn’t go after what they want. Following a set of rules is not a guarantee that you’ll find love or a successful and happy relationship.This is a great book for every leader, whether you have felt like quitting at times or not.
” Granted, some of them have merit: “Rule #8: Don’t answer texts or anything else after midnight.” Fair enough. You shouldn't be texting smiley faces anyway, you're an adult with dignity.” Elaborating on texting etiquette, Fein and Schneider say, “We support using abbreviations like TTYL or LOL, as these make you seem too busy to write full words and long sentences.” “Rule #4: Don’t ask guys out by text, Facebook, Gchat, or any other way.” From the book: “Asking them out destroys the chase and rarely works out ... Let me say upfront that I am not setting out to bash this book. Advice about dating and relationships is everywhere. She had read it and while she did tell me that she didn’t agree with everything in the book, she thought it was a worthwhile read and has been following some of the rules herself.We will resume shipping orders on December 27th, and close again beginning at 12PM EST on December 28th, and all day on December 29th and January 1st.Please keep this in mind when placing your orders, and we wish you and your loved ones a safe and Happy Holiday Season!