So whether you’ve happened upon a prospective partner in the field, city, or (gasp) online, you’re going to want to ease them into the outdoor lifestyle without figuratively (or literally) throwing them to the wolves right off the bat.
Then it’s time to break out your caveman culinary know-how.
Instead, get your hands dirty at a local cooking class. To shake things up (and enjoy more cuisines), pick three different places to nosh at. No, we’re not talking about taking a stroll in the nude (though kudos to you if you do). Whether you go for a long bike ride, try outdoor rock climbing (psst, an indoor rock climbing wall is an awesome option too), go for a hike, or take some swings on the golf course, the natural air make the date that much sweeter. No matter where you live and how long you’ve been there, there are likely things on your tourist bucket list.
They can be a bit pricey, but deal sites like Gilt and Groupon often offer amazing discounted options. You never know when that purchase (or the subsequent cheese-making skills) is going to come in handy. Use dating as an opportunity to check things off and tread unchartered waters.
One of the things that I’ve noticed is that outdoorsy dudes like to talk about the kinds of girls they like.
The kinds of girls they talk about liking are thus: 1.