All posts by Amanda Stern

About Amanda Stern

Amanda never expected to find herself divorced, with children, in her mid-thirties. But she survived, and is now thriving, dating, and loving life. She is a cheerful optimist who loves to talk to strangers, marvel at the clouds, and plan her Halloween costumes months in advance. School librarian by day, she aspires to literary greatness, mostly by writing in her personal journal.

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    What I Learned From Dating 12 Men in 6 Months

    Once I knew divorce was in my future, I began thinking about dating, something I had not done in 15 years. The idea was both frightening and exciting, and part of my thought process was, “with whom?”...

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    Always Trust Your Gut: Chilling Red Flags That I ALMOST Ignored

    Several months after my divorce, I decided I was ready to date. Since I hadn’t had luck meeting any dateable men at the grocery store or any other routine stop, I followed friends’ recommendations and created a...

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