My #1 destination for girls’ night out was once a place where we’d find single, good-looking men. These days, I would rather they go to the trouble of finding me. Besides, some of my friends are now married or otherwise done looking. So now I’ve got my sights set on places that celebrate women.
Women-owned restaurants, fashion shows and jewelry parties, women business-owner gatherings, and, of course, art, music and theater created by women. The latter is my favorite because it indulges two passions at once: the arts and networking.
I cannot begin to describe my satisfaction in watching girlfriends’ faces as they meet a female from another circle and connect. Maybe it’s a laugh they share, or a business contact, or some poor guy they’ve both dated and dumped. Regardless, I relish the morning-after emails thanking me for getting all of us together. read more »