29 Pieces Of Dating Advice I’ve Learned In 29 Years

We’re so focused on what happened in the past or what could happen in the future that we’re ignoring everything in between.

I head into my 29th year of life, still single like all other birthdays, but this year’s most significant difference is hope. I’m focused on not repeating the same mistakes and accepting people for who they are. I’m days away from my 29th birthday, and I’m feeling hopeful about finding the love I deserve. Wow, who would have thought? Certainly not me a year ago.

Speaking of that dating shitstorm I’ve been tripping through all these years, I’ve learned too much not to share. So, in celebration of my 29th birthday, here are 29 pieces of dating advice for anyone feeling a little hopeless right now. Not everything is black and white, but some behavior truly is, and that’s okay.