Back to previous page

A dating profile before and after a ‘nudge’

What does your profile say about you? Here’s an example of A Little Nudge’s handiwork on a profile.


I’m a 48 yr old man who is honest, kind and easy to get along with. I like a romantic event or a simple night out on the town. Willing to explore new activities. I have an adventurous spirit, looking for someone who is looking for someone that likes to explore all that life has to offer.


I’m one of those nice guys who aspires not to finish last. I like to think that hard work always gets rewarded, whether it’s running my landscaping business or trying my hand at online dating. I was born in Baltimore and grew up on the Eastern Shore, so I think it’s in my blood to like the water and blue crabs. Luckily, I put that to good use when I make crab cakes. I even invented a board game involving crabs ... just need Milton Bradley to pick it up. In my spare time, I enjoy dancing (really any kind), catching a Ravens or Orioles game (maybe they’ll actually win one day), or coming up with the next big idea. I think it’s fun to look at how something works and say, “How can I make this differently?”

I’m looking for a funny and adventurous woman who would enjoy anything from going on a run or hike with me to exploring a new place we’ve never been to fixing up a good burger at home and renting a movie. When it comes down to it, I’m just looking for that “click.”

© The Washington Post Company