When moving to a new city, one of the best ways to network and meet new folks is by immersing yourself in the community. Depending on the crowd you’re looking to network among, getting involved with an organization or non-profit will introduce you to many people you may not otherwise meet at the gay bars.
By Tammy Shaklee, Founder, He’s For Me You say you’re ready for this. Ready to take the leap of faith into love. You want a compatible partner. A good man (or woman). And yes, let’s be honest, one that you will be hot for not only now, but years down the road. And yet something […]
By Tammy Shaklee, Founder, He’s For Me Pool party INVITE!!! You receive via text, social media, email, word of mouth, or an annual holiday weekend tradition. You get an image from the first mention. You are perhaps already hearing “Shut Up and Dance” or even the Beach Boys in your head. You start to envision […]
Congratulations America!! This Historic Moment was long delayed and so was the celebration. Join us at the official GayInAustinTexas.com EQUALITY Party at Highland Lounge today starting at 8:00 pm. It will be THE place to celebrate the decision tonight in Austin, TX! We will be raffling champagne bottles and the party will go on until […]
When moving to a new city more specifically, Austin, you have to figure out where to purchase the basics… like groceries, produce and let’s not forget the alcohol. Depending on where you moved from, you may be used to buying all of your goods at one store on any day of the week. Well, that […]
By Tammy Shaklee, Founder, He’s For Me I know, I know, one can get a little nauseous with the overly-romantic references to love. Whether it’s around Valentine’s, other milestone holidays, and even Spring, with love in the air. But as a certified matchmaker, I can tell you, trends on love and seeking love can be […]
If you’ve recently moved to Austin, you may or may have not heard of “the greenbelt”. Especially when the weather is nice and water is flowing, it seems like everyone is talking about it. I know you’ve definitely heard of Barton Springs Pool, which is right where the greenbelt ends before entering Lady Bird Lake. […]
My sister and brother-in-law recently came to visit Austin. With my brother-in-law being from Spain, and his brother being a wine maker, I knew I definitely wanted to show off Austin’s wine country. With over 35 wineries scattered throughout the Hill Country, there’s plenty to choose from.
By Tammy Shaklee, Founder, He’s For Me As the “Gay Matchmaker” who introduces compatible men seeking a long-term relationship, my team and I work on coordinating the details of a first date on a daily basis. We are essentially “love agents” who represent our clients, and take the guesswork out of how, when, and where […]
Austin is topping the lists these last few years. Lists of “Best place to/for…..(fill in the blank).” Dating-related stats often top the list. Even when I moved here, now 10 years ago, I too was filled with hope, optimism, and near giddiness that I would meet “the one” in this growing city of singles.