Latest posts in 'Features'

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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15 Nov 2016

What you DEFINITELY shouldn't say on a first date

Category: Features
Author: Karen
First dates are nerve-wracking affairs, even if you've got the confidence of Beyonce after a half a bottle of Babycham. You want to make a good first impression, but you spend half the evening feeling tongue-tied and then, once you've loosened it up with three ill-advised cocktails, the rest of the evening baring your soul and boring your date. There are an infinite number of conversational subjects that you might touch upon on a first date and no doubt they will be as sparkling and fascinating as you are but, if you want to make that good impression and secure a second round, there are a few subjects that you'd be wise to avoid, whether you've had one too many or not.

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11 Nov 2016

Should I message them or not? 4 ways to tell

Category: Features
Author: Karen
When you're searching through dating profiles, there can be times when the sheer volume of potential dates can leave you feeling a little bit overwhelmed. There are only so many people you can favourite, and even less that you can message, if you want to have time to function in your every day life and stay in gainful employment, so it's good to know a few little tips and tricks that can help you sort the wheat from the chaff when you're looking for someone to go out with. Here are four questions to ask yourself whilst you're perusing the site.

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04 Nov 2016

5 of the best ideas for dating on Bonfire Night

Category: Features
Author: Karen
As you may or may not know, mysinglefriend.com is offering free messaging this weekend so that everyone can find themselves a fizz popping date for Bonfire Night! Of all the annual events we have in the UK, Bonfire Night is by far the best for dating. Getting all bundled up in your favourite jumper, hat and gloves and watching fireworks is wonderfully romantic, plus being outdoors in the cold gives you the perfect excuse to snuggle up to your date. Throw in a toffee apple and a cup of mulled cider and you've got yourself the perfect evening. Here are five fab ideas for making the most of it!



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31 Oct 2016

Five ideas for dating after the clocks go back

Category: Features
Author: Karen
The clocks have gone back so it's officially time for the darker and colder side of the year, but we are not despairing here at mysinglefriend.com. Many people believe that summer is the best time for dating, and it's true that there's little better than an a fresco dinner or a walk in the sunshine, but autumn and winter definitely have their perks and can be enjoyed just as much as the warmer seasons. Here are five great ideas for dating in the darker months.

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