On her blog, Plus Size Princess, CeCe Olisa has detailed everything from what it's like to be the only big black girl in a yoga class (fine, thanks!), to her adventures in plus-size dating in the Big Apple. Now, the New York City transplant is lending her poignant, often-hilarious voice to R29.
These days, it feels like the only way to meet someone new is to swipe left, swipe right, or send some sort of winking emoji. Online dating is “the thing" — I get it. But what if online dating isn’t your
thing? How do you meet people if you’re over
online dating, or if you were just never into it to begin with?
While dating in NYC, I would never put all of my eggs in the online-dating basket. I've always had a couple of alternatives up my sleeve when it comes to meeting potential dates. Believe it or not, there are plenty of ways to meet people that don’t
require an app or a subscription.