La verdad sobre las tapas

The Cuban Dating Crisis

Still reeling from a delicious date with the Cuban architect and his fish tacos, Segunda needed time to reflect on her unfolding dating聽 adventures. So she plopped herself in front of her manicurist, knowing that self-care can lead to self-discovery. Okay, perhaps like me, she was also looking to compare dating notes and reap the benefits of the collective wisdom cultivated among blow dryers and curling irons.聽 In the middle of a second coat of polish, the manicurist perked up …

Una nueva “crisis cubana”

A煤n con la deliciosa salida con el arquitecto cubano y sus ricos tacos de pescado en mente, Segunda necesitaba tiempo para reflexionar sobre la evoluci贸n de sus citas. De modo que, ya sabiendo que cuidar de uno mismo puede llevar a autodescubrirse, lleg贸 al sal贸n de su manicura. Quiz谩s ella, al igual que yo, estaba buscando comparar experiencias sobre citas y encontrar la sabidur铆颅a colectiva cultivada entre secadores y planchas rizadoras para el cabello. Mientras aplicaba una segunda capa de …

Taking the Dating Bait

Segunda tallied your votes and, after consulting her best friend and relationship guru, Dante, took your advice and went on a date with the tall Cuban architect. The father of three’s bait-Baja-style fish tacos-exceeded her expectations. Dante’s advice helped. He says that while Segunda, like I, may be 40-plus, in dating years we’re not even 20-the age Segunda and I last dated-so dating someone with a similar background (Segunda and the Cuban are both divorced Hispanic foodies living in the …

Mordiendo el anzuelo

Segunda cont贸 los votos de los lectores y, luego de consultar a su mejor amigo y gur煤 de relaciones, Dante, acept贸 el consejo de la mayor铆颅a y sali贸 con el arquitecto cubano. El anzuelo del padre de tres ni帽as –tacos de pescado estilo Baja– super贸 sus expectativas. El consejo de Dante ayud贸. 脡l dice que aunque Segunda, como yo, tengamos cuarenta y pico a帽os, en experiencia en citas amorosas no tenemos ni 20 -la misma edad que ten铆颅amos Segunda y …

Segunda Seeking Advice (and You Can Too!)

After a date that went nowhere fast with the jet setter, Segunda has called in reinforcements to help her decide who’s next in the Divorc茅e’s Dating Game. The tall Cuban architect? The German “Mr. Clean”?聽 Turns out the architect is a foodie with three young daughters. Will his promise of the best-ever Baja-style fish taco outweigh Segunda’s concerns that they’re at different stages in their lives? The German “Mr. Clean,” she’s learned, is a tri-athlete, perfect gentleman, and father of …