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17 Jul 2017

Are you dating an insecure person?

Category: Features
Author: Karen
Making snap decisions about people you've just started seeing is not something we endorse here at MSF, as we believe that everyone deserves a chance and also that some potentially beautiful relationships are nipped in the bud by judgements that are made too swiftly. However, when you've been on a few dates with someone you should be getting a fairly good idea of what they're like, and you should be noticing any potential red flags, as well as all the lovely things about them. One such red flag is insecurity, something that most of us have a bit of, but that can be a real difficulty in a relationship if someone has too much. Here are five warning signs to look out for.

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14 Jul 2017

Five festival dating ideas

Category: Features
Author: Karen
Now that Glastonbury has been and gone, it's officially festival season in the UK! There's a major festival on somewhere every weekend from now to September, including Latitude, Lovebox, Reading and Leeds, WOMAD and many more. We've put together a guide for dating at festivals to make sure you have the best experience ever!

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10 Jul 2017
When it comes to not looking sexy, it seems obvious to concentrate on the visual side of things, such as greasy hair, dirty clothes and not smelling as fresh as a daisy. However, studies have shown that it is actually more likely that behaviours and habits are more unattractive to potential partners than the way you look. Here are five surprising ways that you might be accidentally harming your sex appeal.

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28 Jun 2017

Can you judge your date by their music taste?

Category: Features
Author: Karen
Someone's taste in music is a very personal thing and something that can give away more about them than a simple conversation can. Talking about music is a fab idea on a first date, as pretty much everyone will have a favourite genre and artist, and probably a whole bunch of great stories related to the music they love, the bands they've seen and the memories attached to particular songs. So, as well as providing some great conversational fodder, a chat about music can reveal a little more about your date than they think they're giving. A three-year study by music psychology scholar Adrian North that correlated musical preferences with personality traits revealed the following surprising facts.
 


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26 Jun 2017

4 fabulous dating ideas for Wimbledon fans

Category: Features
Author: Karen
Wimbledon is back and gentle sounds of pocking balls and appreciative crowds is back in SW19. We love the annual jamboree of squash, strawberries and impromptu Cliff Richard performances, and not just for the tennis: there are some excellent dating opportunities to be had. Here are a few ideas...

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