These […] As you may or may not have noticed, I talk a lot about dating–what to do, what not to do, how to decide who to go out with, etc, etc–but in order to date someone, you have to meet them first.

That’s why I talked to some people about where they meet potential dates in […] This is something I’ve been grappling with a lot these days.

“You have to be serious…I don’t want to mess with nothing I can’t stand firm and be a committed man in.” What do you think?

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"Chilli is a very mature woman that's been around the music industry for sometime and gets it," the source added.

Nick Cannon and Chilli have been fueling the rumor mill all summer.

Can you imagine what it would be like to start dating the celebrity you had a crush on as a kid?

While most people's dreams of shacking up with Leonardo Di Caprio or having a candlelit dinner with Justin Timberlake are only a fantasy, Nick Cannon has apparently aimed to make his childhood infatuation, TLC's Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas, a reality. News that in the wake of Nick's return to singledom, the America's Got Talent host, 35, has started romancing Chilli, 45."Where I am at in my life you can't just play with a woman like that," he said. I don't want to mess with nothing I can't stand firm and be a committed man in."Regardless, the two definitely enjoy spending time together. She is also a very spiritual person with a kind soul."Nick loves how chill Chilli is," a source tells E! She is not drama and that's important for him."A second source also tells us, "They are enjoying getting to know each other and Chilli seems very happy."Another insider previously told E!News that "Nick and Chilli [have] been hanging out on the low," adding that "[They've] been friends for some time and just recently this summer they have been hanging out romantically."The source also explained how the two work well together because they're both in the music industry."Chilli is a very mature woman that's been around the music industry for sometime and gets it," the source added. He thinks she is beautiful."We can't wait to see that chemistry onscreen, too.Y., last Saturday (July 9), with a longing look in his eye.