The Scoop: First Date Essentials

Celebrity matchmaker/dating expert, Jasmine Diaz and celebrity style guru, Tiffany Dean discuss first date essentials. Tune in to get THE SCOOP on your love life.

Tweet questions @blackmatchmaker #Ineedthescoop. The Scoop is a new weekly Youtube show hosted by Jasmine Diaz and Tiffany Dean.


indepwomenWhen You Say Your “Independent,” This is What He Hears

Every day I speak with single women who hope to be matched by a talented matchmaker. And everyday, one by one, they list off the various reasons for their single status. My personal favorite: “I’m an independent woman and men have a problem with it.” I sit back and evaluate these words and think to myself, “They don’t have a clue, do they?”

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How to Own Your Single and Be Proud of It!

More and more often we experts find ourselves offering tips on how not to stay single. But the truth is, there is absolutely nothing wrong with it. You don’t need a partner to be happy in life, and there are millions of people who live every moment to the fullest sans a boo-thang.

So how do you show your single pride? Scream it from the rooftops, I say! Here are four tips on how to own your single status.

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The Truth About Investment

How many of you have invested time into a relationship only for it to come to a dramatic end? *Hands up* Do you feel frustration? Disappointment? Down right anger? Some of you probably do. The fruits of your labor in love seem to have disappeared like smoke, but a change in perspective is all you need to understand exactly what an investment means in your love-life.

You invested your heart, your time and perhaps your money, but now all that remains are memories; some of which you’d probably like to forget…

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