The Power of Barstools

You want a successful first date or first encounter? Go sit on a barstool with your date instead of a traditional table. Why you ask?? At a traditional table you feel like you are interviewing one another. At a bar stool it’s parallel interaction which men can relate to more, which in turn makes them more comfortable, which in turn makes things easier and more fun and successful for both...

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Matchmaking Services help evaluate the right fit for you

Straight to the Heart: A Reason to Never Be Single Again Anyone who has been single for an extended period of time knows the experience comes with quite a few stereotypes and connotations. Some view singles as people living independently and boldly. Others may view singles as sad and lonely. The truth is, being single is a deeply personal experience and is different for every individual....

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Unique Date Ideas for Unique Seattle Singles

Unique Date Ideas for Unique Seattle Singles Being single in Seattle can feel challenging at times. One of the challenges many Seattle singles feel comes from trying to think outside the “coffee date” box. Even though our city may be known for its coffee stops and cozy shops, that doesn’t mean you can’t look for more unique date ideas. As a premiere matchmaking service in Bellevue, Straight to...

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Why personalized matchmaking would work for you

Why personalized matchmaking would work for you Matchmaking is a highly personalized service and I feel that it is only fair for me to give you a glimpse of who I am.  Last fall, after 20 years of marriage, I re-entered the “single” world. I am now able to practice what I preach! (I’m trying my hardest anyway, ha!).  Currently, I am single just like you. It is the most humbling, incredible and...

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Bellevue Dating: A night out in Bellevue

Bellevue Dating: A night out in Bellevue Bellevue has become a metropolitan city all its own. Whether you are like me who is a Bellevue native or just flying in to visit, you will not miss the ever growing skyline. So if you feel like having a night out on the town, you no longer need to head into Seattle.  Bellevue offers 5 star restaurants, hotels, nightlife, coffee shops, shopping and out of...

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About Me

Peggy Bennett is the founder of Straight to the Heart Matchmaking, an exclusive matchmaking agency. As a native and growing up in Bellevue, Peggy has a natural instinct and passion for interpersonal relationships. Straight to the Heart brings Seattle’s busy professional singles together in a more personal and discreet way.