Dating

S05E03: Dealbreaker or Red Flag?

Dealbreaker vs Red Flag Episode Summary: When you’re on your own personal dating journey, sometimes it can be hard to tell if someone is exhibiting red flags or dealbreakers, or even if you’re the one with the red flags! This episode, Sarah and Adam break down the difference between a simple preference (aka a dealbreaker)…

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S04E19: The Etiquette of Unmatching

Unmatching on Dating Apps Episode Summary: Learning how to use dating apps as the tools they are designed to be can be tricky, and one of the trickier aspects is the unmatch option. In this episode, your hosts talk about when to unmatch, when to stay matched, and why you shouldn’t feel guilt or anxiety…

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S04E15: Small Talk in Little Rock Bonus Episode

Small Talk in Little Rock Episode It’s a bonus episode! Adam and Sarah meet up on a Friday night in Little Rock and chat about escorts, shoes, and other miscellany. Basically, Adam just roasts Sarah, but she holds her own against the drunk gorilla. This is an episode you’ll want to listen to and then…

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S04E13: Just Say No To Dating Coaches

Dating Coach Episode Summary: This week, Sarah and Adam tackle the tacky topic of dating coaches and relationship gurus. Don’t spend another penny or follow another poorly researched coaching tip until you listen to this episode. Also, Sarah has fun in a bus, Adam closes down a bar with a DKS listener, and more! Dating…

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S04E05: How Do You Flirt?

Flirting Episode Summary: By popular demand from our Dating Kinda Sucks Facebook group, Adam and Sarah tackle the tricky topic of flirting. How do you flirt with someone without coming off as a creep? When do you approach someone? What should your end goal be? When do you know it’s safe to go say hi?…

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S04E04: Are You Codependent?

Codependency Episode Summary: What better way to follow up an episode about Valentine’s Day than to look at codependency? Sarah and Adam talk about all of the ways that being codependent can show up in a relationship, and how best to deal with it. Is any form of codependency unhealthy? Are there good types? Listen…

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S04E02: Cringiest Dating Moments

Cringiest Dating Moments Episode Summary: Everyone has that moment where they said or did something during a date that was cringeworthy and embarrassing. Some people have more than one! Sarah and Adam share some of their cringiest moments in dating, along with moments shared by listeners, and give a few tips on ways to avoid…

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S04E01: Dating Affirmations for 2021

Dating Resolutions Summary Welcome to Season Four of Dating Kinda Sucks! Sarah and Adam talk through some good affirmations (NOT resolutions) that may make dating, sex, and interpersonal relationships easier as we move into 2021. What are your affirmations for this year? Also in this episode, Sarah’s a Camry, Adam goes on a crazy date,…

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S03E29: Is It Time For A Dating Detox?

Going on a Dating Detox Episode Summary For the last episode of the year, Sarah and Adam talk about when it’s a good time to give yourself a break from dating and focus on yourself for a bit. There’s no timeline and no deadline, but everyone needs a break occasionally, especially during this clusterf*ck of…

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S03E27: Finding That Special Someone the Old-Fashioned Way

Old-Fashioned Dating Episode Summary: If the dating apps aren’t working for you, should you try to meet someone the old-fashioned way? Or should you adjust your approach to using the apps to maximize their benefit and yours? Your hosts give you all the info you need to make sure you’re not searching in vain! Also…

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