For those of you who may not know, Scott and I met on an online dating site. You may have heard of it, Plenty of Fish. That’s right, we are an online dating success story. Had you told me 3 years ago I would find the love of my life and best friend online, I would have told you, you were crazy!
After talking online briefly, we decided to meet for a drink at the Dunedin Brewery on October 15, 2013. Our initial meeting went way better than expected. Anyone who has tried online dating knows that many first dates don’t make it to a second. But after a couple hours of easy conversation, some laughs, and a few drinks, we both knew there would be a second date.
I didn’t have to wait but a day or two before Scott asked me out on our official first date to the Lobster Pot on Clearwater Beach (October 18, 2013). Needless to say, he had me at “Lobster”! We both ordered the same, filet and lobster, and it was delicious! After dinner we had a drink on a roof top bar and finished the night talking into the early hours of the morning at a little hole-in-the wall bar. By the end of the night, we each had our last “first kiss”!
From there everything happened so quickly. It was like we had known each other our whole lives and we had so much in