December 2010

Stacey

Age: 26

Occupation: Bartender

Hometown: Quincy, MA

 

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring and why?

My St. Anthony’s prayer card, my iPod and a great book. The card for hope, iPod for music and sanity. The book for relaxation.

 

What is your greatest achievement to date?

My modeling contract. So many people told me I wasn’t good enough or it was a stretch!

 

What is your favorite holiday and why?

I love Christmas and Christmas Eve because my family cooks together and we have a ton of traditions. One tradition includes an Italian feast with 7 fishes. And we always do a talent show.

 

Tattoo Count: Two

Location: Private areas

 

What is your favorite all-time book and why?

Tuesdays with Morrie. It’s touching and inspiring.

 

Who is your favorite author?

I love Candace Bushnell. She writes modern, relatable stories.

 

What is your worst date memory?

I can make the best of any situation, but once this guy updated his facebook status to say, “Boston women are recycled.”

Age: 27

Occupation: Real Estate Broker

Hometown: Denver, CO

 

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring and why?

My Mom — I could never get sick of her. Wine — this would make us laugh a lot. Cheese — want some cheese with that wine.

 

Tattoo Count: Two

Location: A heart on the back of my neck and a shamrock in a private area.

 

I love it when my date…

Makes me laugh and compliments me. Basically putting a smile on my face.

 

What is your worst date memory?

Went on a blind date, double date with parents (got set up by mom), and him leaving me at the end to go play with his dog!

 

Tell us something we didn’t ask:

I have been raising my nephew with my sister for the past two years. It’s my turn and I’m ready to find love and build a family of my own.

Age: 25

Occupation: Musical Theatre Performer

Hometown: Saginaw, MI

 

Do you have any pets and if so, what kind?

My parents have a cat named Snowball. I have a Pomeranian named Foxx.

 

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring and why?

A book of Sudoku puzzles, so I’m not bored. A knife to protect myself & help with survival. Brad Pitt for some hot company!

 

Where did you go to High School?

I was home schooled.

 

Tattoo Count: 0

 

If you wanted to really impress a man what would you do and why?

Cooking is very difficult for me, so I would cook dinner just to how much I care.

 

What’s your biggest date fear?

Not making a connection and having lots of awkward silences.

 

What is your worst date memory?

A blind date. We had nothing in common and my then-best friend showed up because she’d left her car keys in my purse. After telling him I didn’t want a 2nd date, I accidentally left my cell in his car!

 

Tell us something we didn’t ask: My favorite Disney princess is “Belle.”

Renee

Age: 28

Occupation: Nanny

Hometown: Burbank, IL

 

Do you consider yourself neat or messy or in between?

I’m a hot mess! Just kidding — I’m pretty organized but I do get out of hand sometimes.

 

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Barefoot, pregnant and in the kitchen!

 

Who is your favorite author?

Nicholas Sparks

 

Tattoo Count: One

Location: A shamrock (in a special location)

 

Do you consider yourself a romantic and why?

Yes, I wrote my future husband a love letter to be delivered on our wedding day when I was 20 and I still have it!

 

What is your longest relationship you have been in and why didn’t it work out?

Three years. He left me for another girl that looks and acts like me — what a creep!

 

What’s your biggest date fear?

My date has bad breath or bad body odor.

Age:30

Occupation: Esthetician

Hometown: Mission Viejo, CA

 

Who do you admire most in the world and why?

My Grandma was an amazing woman. She lived a crazy live. Although she made a lot of poor choices in her life, she spend the last 30 being the most loving, strong, encouraging woman who put family first. She taught me unconditional love, forgiveness and that everyone deserves a second chance at life.

 

Who is your favorite holiday and why?

Christmas – It brings the good out in people. I love doing things for others that bring a smile to their face. I always find neat opportunities to help others around Christmas.

 

Who is your favorite author?

Nicholas Sparks

 

Tattoo Count: 1

Location: Hip.

 

Do you consider yourself a romantic and why?

Yes. I love a good love story. I enjoy coming up with ways to make someone feel ultra special. I love surprises and showing the people I love how much they mean to me.

 

What’s your worst date memory?

A guy took me on a first date (last date) to dinner. When we got to the restaurant he was rude to the host, after we were sat he was rude to the server. We sat there having uncomfortable conversation for what felt like forever and then he took me home. He spend the next six months trying to get me to go out again. He claimed we were “meant for each other” after one night.

Age:29

Occupation: Manscaper

Hometown: Fullerton, CA

 

Do you have any pets and if so, what kind?

I have a yorkie named Otis, so adorable!!

 

Who do you admire most in the world and why?

Wow! Great question. OK so I know that an appropriate answer would be Mother Teresa or Ghandi, but I admire my mother. She is a woman of triumph, good natured, loving, patient and has a successful marriage and family. Also, Jennifer Aniston, that woman is tough.

 

What is your most embarrassing moment?

Oh gosh!! Probably farting on accident when I was on a date and we were shooting basketballs at night. It was so quiet and right when I shot the ball….”Blurrrr” LOL.

 

Tattoo Count: 5

Location: Hip, lower back, ankles and toe.

 

What’s your best date memory?

Great conversation, chemistry, eye contact, and uncontrollable urge to make out! haha.

Age:30

Occupation: Hair Stylist

Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT

 

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring and why?

Tweezers – I have hair that grows out of a mole on my face that totally bugs me! My iPod – I love music! Bobbi Brown Hydrating face cream – I can’t live without it!

 

What is your favorite all-time book and why?

Eat, Pray, Love

 

Tattoo Count: 0

 

Do you consider yourself a romantic and why?

Yes. I’m pretty romantic. I like sexy music and sharing feelings and mood lighting and all that fun stuff!

 

What is your ideal mate’s personality like?

Funny, confident, easy-going, compassionate, confident and Confident!

 

What’s your biggest date fear?

Not having good conversation.

Age:32

Occupation: Waitress

Hometown: Westport, CT

 

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring and why?

Food – So that I could survive. Solar Powered Laptop – So that I can be entertained. A Bottle, Pen and Paper – So that I could write a save me note and throw it into the water.

 

What is your most embarrassing moment?

I’ve had sooo many. 9th grade, new school, no friends, underwear was stuck in the leg of my jeans and fell out as I was walking. I obviously had no idea. Unfortunately due to all of my years at sleepaway camp, my name was written in my little girl’s undies. MORTIFIED!

 

Tattoo Count: 0

 

I hate it when my date:

Is narcissistic and only talks about himself and doesn’t even offer to pay.

 

What’s your biggest date fear?

Going to a theme park to ride roller coasters. I’m not a fan.

Meghan

Age:30

Occupation: Fashion Marketer

Hometown: Princeton, NJ

 

Do you have any pets and if so, what kind?

Yes, well kind of. Funny story – I bought a baby bulldog in the window of a pet store last year but my building doesn’t allow animals so i gave her to my parents. My Dad couldn’t be happier – my Mom wants to kill me.

 

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring and why?

My best friend, cell phone and mallowmars – best coookies ever! I couldn’t be stranded without my best friend to laugh with, cell to call friends+family and food to survive.

 

What is your most embarrassing moment?

This is a good one — most embarrassing had to be when I was making out with a guy that I was dating. His A/C was broken and it was summer and my spray tan got all over his new white sofa because I was sweating so badly. I was mortified then and still am now.

 

Tattoo Count: 0

 

What’s your best date memory?

I was on a really bad date – we went to a bar and I ended up talking to another guy, we hit it off and my date went home and I dated the other guy for several months. It happens when you least expect it.

Age:26

Occupation: Sports Publicist

Hometown: Mesa, AZ

 

Do you have any pets and if so, what kind?

Yes; dog – boston terrier

 

What do you do for a living and how important is your career to you?

Sports publicity; my career is very important to me because I do what I love and have combined my passions in order to make a living.

 

Tattoo Count: 1

Location: Lower Back

 

Describe your idea of the ultimate date?

On-field passes for the Tampa Bay Rays game, seats behind home plate for the game, romantic & nice dinner ending with slow dancing.

 

What’s your worst date memory?

Walking into a parking meter.