Dating Archives: The Egyptian

I dated The Egyptian for about 2 months in Hanoi, Vietnam and got out just in time before it deteriorated as a toxic, aggressive relationship. Seriously, I dodged a bullet. I was aware of scores of red flags popping up like spurts of blood in the corner of my mind and am thankful that I…

10 Best Date Spots In Palermo

Got a Tinder date in Palermo, Sicily? You’re in luck; Palermo is one of the most romantic places EVER. The cobblestone streets, baroque churches and Arab domes sing of history, culture and of being swept off of your feet complete with an Italian stallion and bottle of wine. I swear, the ice cream, cheese and…

Why Dating Burnout Is An Actual Thing For Me

I’m sitting here in my tracksuits, eating chocolate cake and reflecting on my dating life. I mean, It’s been pretty awesome overall and I’ve loved it. I’ve dated more people than Samantha from Sex and the City, built my own boundaries over time, learnt a lot about myself and made some meaningful connections. But right now,…

101 First Date Conversation Starters

Conversation is the bread and butter of a good date. Sure, attractiveness lays a big part of the foundation, but how do you assess someone and find out compatibility and chemistry without conversing? So for that, you need effective first date conversation starters. And guess what? I’m giving you 101 for FREE, because it’s your…

How NOT To Kiss: 11 Tips From A Serial Kisser

How to kiss? The eternal question of teen angst muffled into a plagued pillow of frustration. But that’s a stereotype; a lot of adults can’t kiss for shit either (trust me, I know). Watching porn won’t solve the question; you need to get out there and feel your way through it. But help is at…

10 Best Date Spots In Taipei

Got a tinder date in Taipei, Taiwan? Or anything romantic for that matter… OK, so it didn’t take me long to figure out that Taipei isn’t the most typically ‘romantic’ city; think quirky, fast-paced and yeah, concrete, rather than violins playing in the background. BUT don’t let that fool you; there are some AWESOME dates…

Demystifying The Myth Of ‘The One’

Believing in ‘The One’ is the No.1 bullshit myth in dire need of being busted. Let’s start with my favourite examples of how self-images can be fucked in childhood while being sugar-coated and tied with a pretty pink ribbon; the Classic Disney Princesses. *The tone of this article is geared towards women, because as a…

What’s The Best Tinder Hack? Here’s 10

What’s a Tinder Hack? A tinder hack is something that climbs in the system and milks the most out of it. As guys, you need as many hacks as possible, so let me help you out.   *This article is written to help the poor godforsaken men of tinder get more swipes and the tone of it…