01 Dec 2016
Being the last single person in your group of friends can be a total drag sometimes. If you've been to fifteen weddings in the last three years without a significant other, and spent too many dinners sitting next to an empty space, you're probably ready to pledge your troth to your Netflix account and stay in forever. However, whilst it might feel like a bum deal it also has its upsides, like every situation. Here are five reasons why you should be pleased to still be single. 

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29 Nov 2016
With some people you date, you know from the get go that it's not going to work out. You have a drink and a bit of chat, but it's obvious there's no spark and it's easy to walk away with a 'thanks, but no thanks' at the end. With others, things are a little more subtle and, though it's not love at first sight, you decide you'd like to see them again. With these people, you'll probably go on a second and third date, or maybe a few more, before you start to realise that, whilst you don't have a major aversion to them, there just isn't a spark there either. And this is where it gets dangerous, because it's easy to drift into something that could start to be described as a relationship, even though you aren't 100% sure about it. Here are six ways to know when it's time to stop.

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25 Nov 2016

Featured Profile: Kelly

Category: Featured Profiles
Author: Karen
Mysinglefriend.com is stuffed full of lovely people and sometimes we like to pick out a particularly fine specimen of humanity and show them off to you. There are plenty of things that make a profile stand out, but what really makes or breaks a profile is how much someone's personality shines through. However, sometimes the best profiles aren't the ones with a lengthy description - just a few words can say a lot. Our Featured Profile this week is the very charasmatic Kelly.

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21 Nov 2016
When it comes to online dating, just getting a basic profile and a couple of pictures up online won't cut the mustard. Online dating is huge and people who are looking for a date are spoilt for choice, so you have to make sure that your profile stands out from the crowd or you'll find yourself being passed over again and again. Here are five simple hacks that will give your profile a big boost.

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18 Nov 2016

Success story: Phil, Beth... and Cora

Category: Success Stories
Author: Karen
Happy Friday one and all! We're celebrating in some style this week, thanks to a very exciting email we received. Phil and Beth met on mysinglefriend.com in 2009 and have been fantastic at keeping us updated on their wonderful journey together. They let is know about their three year anniversary, when Phil sprang a surprise marriage proposal during a romantic weekend away, and sent us some gorgeous pictures of their wedding. And now they've dropped us a line to let introduce us to their beautiful new baby Cora.

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