29 Apr 2016

Five brilliant things to do this Bank Holiday

Category: Features
Author: Karen
The weather may be trying to return us to the depths if winter, but the calendar is telling us that summer is on its way in the shape of the first proper Bank Holiday of the year! Hopefully the world will warm up a bit so we can all make the most of the three-day weekend and cram as much fun in as possible. Whether you're hanging out with friends, planning some hot dates or combining the two (see our post on socialating), we've got a few suggestions for fun activities.
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27 Apr 2016

Socialating: the new way to date

Category: Features
Author: Karen
If you haven't come across the term 'socialating', don't worry; you're not behind the times. Socialating is the brand new buzzword in dating, and one that fits very well with mysinglefriend.com and our philosophy on friends and dating. Socialating means pretty much what it sounds like - sociable dating - and is a growing trend amongst people who like to mix meeting new people with hanging out with their mates. The millennial generation prize their friendships almost as highly as their relationships, so it makes total sense the blend the two.
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26 Apr 2016

Success story: Tim and Julia

Category: Success Stories
Author: Karen
There's nothing we like better here at MSF HQ than to hear from happy couples who met through the site. There's little that makes us feel happier than hearing that two of our MSFers have found love - it absolutely makes our day - so if you, or someone you know, has got together through the site, please get in touch at successstories@mysinglefriend.com and tell us all about it.
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25 Apr 2016

5 things you can do for a fiver

Category: Features
Author: Karen
You'd be forgiven for thing that there's not much you can do with £5 in 2016, as everything nowadays seems to be so expensive. A £5 note will barely cover a pint of beer or a glass of wine in some parts of the country, and the best you'll get when it comes to a eating out is a couple of pasties from Gregg's. Entertainment? Forget it. A trip to the cinema is beyond the means of a measly fiver and the theatre would laugh in your face. However, if you look in the right places, there are some crafty ways to make the most of your five pounds, and some of them might even change your life!
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21 Apr 2016

Who should pay on a first date?

Category: Features
Author: Karen
The subject of who should pay on a first date tends to stir up a lot of conversation and a little bit of controversy. We live in an age of equality, when men and women are equal and there should be no expectations that the guy should always cough up on the first date, just as there are no expectations that a woman would allow him to. However, things aren't quite that black and white, as there's a lot to be said for the joys of being generous, as well as the pleasure of being treated. 
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