My Interests: Love pottering around my property, walking on beach at my back doorlike to travel.
While most say they are seeking a romantic partner (or two), they no longer look to Jewish online dating apps or longstanding Jewish institutions to create the social scenarios.
Enter Jewbilee, a grassroots social event started six months ago by two entrepreneurial brothers that meets at different alcohol-friendly locations in San Francisco.
In a group, there’s no pressure, everyone relaxes, and you can be yourself.
Each month is packed with 30-50 great event choices: foodie, night out, active adventure, casual hangout…What I think speed dating does is lift the veil of superstition and apprehension in dating.
While there were guys to talk to, and I even got hit on twice, no one there was seriously looking for someone to share more than a night with.
I had to find out for all of you out there asking the same questions.After poking around on the Internet, I found a few credible companies that were holding events in the coming weeks.Even at Whole Foods people are dressed shabbily, running errands and it’s nearly impossible to tell who is single and who isn’t.I found myself to be a bit nervous, mostly skeptical, and underneath it all, hopeful.Overall, it felt like a waste of time, and I ended up buying a lot of stuff from the bulk isle.Most of the people were in larger groups, and I found it really intimidating to just walk up and start talking out of nowhere.