Latest posts in 'Advice'

16 Jan 2017
When it all boils down to it, the main reason relationships end is because one or both parties don't get their expectations met. Of course, everyone has a number of expectations when they get together with someone, most of which are perfectly reasonable, some of which are less so, and the trick is trying to differentiate between the two. Here are three expectations that you might think are absolutely fine, but could quite easily erode the foundations of your lovely new relationship.

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04 Jan 2017
So, we all know that 2016 was bleak for all sorts of reasons, and we hope that 2017 shall be an altogether jollier affair. But, whilst we haven't got much control over the wider world, we have got control when it comes to our dating lives and, more specifically, our dating profiles! If your profile is feeling a little bit jaded, a little bit neglected, a little bit 2016, then it's time to give it a fabulous new makeover for the fabulous new year.

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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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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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14 Nov 2016

How to keep someone interested between dates

Category: Advice
Author: Karen
You might think that once you've had a first date with someone all the hard work is over, but actually the time around the first few dates is crucial for making sure that you can maintain someone's interest in you. Before you get into the 'exclusive' zone, your date might be meeting up with multiple people, so there is always the risk that you might not make it past the first few dates stage. However, there are some things you can do to beat the competition and put yourself in first place.

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