Teasing, ginger jokes and unfortunately even outright bullying are too commonplace.
An ability to laugh at oneself is very important (and redheads usually have a great sense of humour), but at the same time there should be a balance of positive publicity towards redheads that will cancel out the nastiness aimed at us by the ignorant few.
One of our aims is to do just that, not just by putting people in touch with awesome and gorgeous gingers, but also by creating a dialogue through our blog, marketing efforts and endorsements.
We also encourage good chat and banter on our busy Facebook page.
You may have noticed Connecting Singles has a new look.
We have redesigned the Connecting Singles website for ease of use, with features we think are important to you, and with pages which focus attention on you and your photo.
On the one hand there are people and places who consider red hair to be truly beautiful, but on the other hand there are those who give ginger people a very hard time indeed.We realized immediately that our little trial of online dating for seniors was something that resonated with people all over the world, and that we needed to go ahead and build something that would help us touch the lives of older adults everywhere.It has felt a bit strange, then, that the article which inspired Stitch doesn’t appear on the Stitch blog.In fact, we’re not sure you could even call it an “announcement” …our first public appearance was in a blog article we published on the Tapestry Blog about dating for seniors titled “9 Things You Didn’t Know About Dating for 55 ”.