Jarone Ashkenazi

Jarone Ashkenazi is passionate about sports, movies, music, being vegan and enjoying life! He is a freelance writer who covers: dating, relationships, food, sports and other lifestyle topics. More of his work can be viewed at www.jaroneashkenazi.com.

The Simple Secret To Getting 5x More Matches On Dating Apps

ByJarone Ashkenazi
If you're looking for a woman to date online, there's one major thing that's likely standing between you and the first date: trust. While 38 percent of American singles use an online dating app or site to search for dates, a striking one-third of…

How To Prepare For Your First Run-In With An Ex, According To A Matchmaker

ByJarone Ashkenazi
As a recently single person, your worst nightmare is seeing your most recent ex. The break up process wasn't exactly fun, and then there was the anger and bitterness that ensued. Plus, there was that Netflix and ice cream binge you're still trying…

10 Things You Should Avoid Talking About If You Want A Successful First Date

ByJarone Ashkenazi
First dates can cause so much anxiety. Talking back and forth, trying to create some sort of conversational rhythm with a total stranger... awkward. It's like an interview, filled with nervous laughter, weird lulls in conversation and at times,…

The 5 Simple Things You Need To Do To Avoid Being Put In The Friend-Zone

ByJarone Ashkenazi
Forging friendships with the opposite sex is really great -- except for when you actually wanted something more. Then you find yourself stuck in the dreaded friend-zone. Urban Dictionary defines it like this: A state of being where a male…

5 Things To Do If You Feel Constantly Overwhelmed By The News

ByJarone Ashkenazi
With all the negative things going on in the news and the constant controversy surrounding our new president, it's more important now than ever to find ways to disconnect and unwind. Anxiety about the future of America has resulted in public anger,…

The Top 11 Travel Destinations For Singles Planning Their Next Vacation

ByJarone Ashkenazi
If you are considering taking on a trip alone, it is time to commit. Solo travel is the ultimate relaxation method and is delightfully self-indulgent. Traveling solo allows you to experience the world without the influence of a friend or partner's…

Gift Bag For The Oscars Makes You Realize How Much It Sucks Not Being Famous

ByJarone Ashkenazi
Although the academy discontinued having an official Oscar Gift Bag over a decade ago, the "Everyone Wins" Nominee Gift Bag is an independent production curated by Distinctive Assets, which honors select nominees with some fabulous gifts. The swag…

How To Date On A Budget And Still Look Like A Gentleman

ByJarone Ashkenazi
Love isn't cheap, especially for men in the beginning. Drinks, dinners, experiences, tickets, etc. all add up to be quite an expense. Men are still generally expected to pay for at least the first date, and depending on the guy, possibly the next…

Here's What Leicester City's Triumph Means For Their Financial Future

ByJarone Ashkenazi
Prior to the start of the Barclays Premier League, Leicester City were given 5,000-1 odds to be crowned champions. But with Tottenham's 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge yesterday, they defied the odds and are now champions. Written off as relegation…

5 Tips Scientifically Proven To Help Delay His Orgasm

ByJarone Ashkenazi
Everyone wants great sex. There's no denying the mental and physical benefits of a sweet sack session. But what is it about sex that men and women crave the most? According to experts at Promescent, a leading delay spray for men suffering from…

3 Things Everyone Should Know About Keeping Their Info Safe Online

ByJarone Ashkenazi
There are plenty of stories of cyber creeps, especially among the Millennials today. But forget about cyber-stalking. Identity theft and cyber-creeping are perhaps the latest trends. We asked for a free, friendlier internet, but not with these…

7 Struggles Of Being A Guy Who Wears His Heart On His Sleeve

ByJarone Ashkenazi
Not every guy is the "bad boy" emotionless man made of steel. A lot of us (me included) wear our hearts on our sleeves, and are affected by other people's thoughts, reactions and comments. We are sensitive, always thinking that other people are…

6 Tips From A Relationship Expert For Getting Back On The Dating Scene

ByJarone Ashkenazi
It's that time of the year. Love is in the air, and Valentine's Day is quickly approaching. The single ones are swiping away on a multitude of apps or asking their friends to set them up, in order to have a memorable and romantic day with…

After Blatt's Firing, There Are No More Excuses For LeBron In Cleveland

ByJarone Ashkenazi
David Blatt was a surprising hire for the Cleveland Cavaliers on June 20, 2014, but he definitely surpassed any and all expectations while acting as the head coach. In his first season, Blatt (and LeBron James) led the Cavs to an Eastern Conference…

How To Save Your Friendship When You Have A Crush On Your Bestie

ByJarone Ashkenazi
You've fallen for your best friend and don’t know what to do. We are talking about the type of platonic friend who is your wingman or wingwoman and knows everything about you. You don’t want to ruin your friendship by expressing your feelings and…

The Premier League Top 4 Is A Surprise, But Can It Stay That Way?

ByJarone Ashkenazi
The Barclays Premier League is a little over halfway mark for the season, with each of the 20 teams playing 22 out of 38 games. 1. Arsenal - 44 points 2. Leicester City - 44 points 3. Manchester City - 43 points 4. Tottenham Hotspur - 39…

Forced Farewell: Since When Did Everyone Start Liking Kobe Bryant?

ByJarone Ashkenazi
Since when has Kobe been the nice guy? Ever since Kobe announced his retirement in a heartfelt poem, it has been quite the bizarre scene. Even as a die-hard Lakers fan who has a love-hate relationship with the purple and gold, these past few weeks…

The Perfect Time To Reveal Intimate Details To Your New Love Interest

ByJarone Ashkenazi
It's official, the holiday season is in full swing. People are shedding pounds from their Thanksgiving feasts and gearing up for Hannukah, Christmas and New Year's. Singles are spending more time with family and close friends, and feeling the added…

7 Reasons You Can Trust An Introvert To Be In It For The Long Haul

ByJarone Ashkenazi
Introverts are perceived as shy, and sometimes, they are deemed antisocial. Not ideal dating material, right? Well, not necessarily. They have a strong ability to concentrate on their own feelings. They may not succeed in large groups, but in…

4 Things Single People Should Keep In Mind To Survive Engagement Season

ByJarone Ashkenazi
Engagement season begins on Thanksgiving and ends on Valentine's Day. This is the time of the year most men get down on one knee in hopes of living the rest of their lives with their significant others. For those who are single, love may be in the…