Train Guy

You know that Match.com advert where there’s this dude staring at this girl from across a train platform? Then he starts playing the ukulele and singing. Well, that’s almost what happened in this story about Train Guy. Minus the ukulele. In April 2015, I was on a train that went past Streatham and there was…

15 Cringeworthy Valentine’s FAILS

Valentine’s Day is looming upon us this week. And it’s a bit like drinking a kale, avocado and spinach super smoothie, or going to a completely pointless networking event; it adds nothing to our lives. But we feel that we have to go to the awkward restaurant dinners at restaurants packed with other awkward diners,…

20 Ways To Get Through A Breakup Like A Boss

Breakups suck. Let’s not beat around the bush. You feel like you’ve been punched in the gut and there’s nothing but this nasty hollow feeling inside. Me and the gorgeous Eve Greenow, a fellow dating blogger at Never Settle were chatting about it at The Dating Awards 2017 and decided to combine our blogging powers…

5 Biggest Dating Mistakes

Mistakes are only mistakes if we don’t learn from them. So here I am, sharing with you my 5 biggest, baddest dating mistakes. Over-texting Expecting chemistry Relying on others Thinking you’re not sexy Getting drunk on a date (a hypocritical one) I have made all of these mistakes through trial and error over the years….

How To Date Offline In The Age Of Tech

Back when there were dinosaurs and shit, people thought online dating was weird and exclusively the domain of computer nerds. How times have changed. Now, in this age of tech that we live in, if someone says they’re dating, some of the first questions to pop up are “Which apps are you using?” “Do you…

Dating In Palermo: The Anti-Italian

The Anti-Italian took the stereotypical picture of romantic Italian guys out of my head and threw it out, into the open bins on my street in Palermo. After my date with The Poetic Doctor, I suspected that all Italian stallions would call me ‘Bella’, comment inexhaustibly on my eyes, ears and nose and of course,…

21 Bad Dating Habits To Ditch In 2018

Bad dating habits are the little things and signs we send that can fuck up a perfectly good date. A great New Year’s Resolution for 2018 would be to be aware of these things and stick a big red light in your head saying STOP when you find yourself doing them. Here are some bad…

Dating In Palermo: The Poetic Doctor

The Poetic Doctor was the typical tall, dark and handsome combo you’d expect from an Italian. He also seemed pretty straightforward in his messages, unlike some other guys – seriously, check out ‘5 Ways To Make An Italian Stallion Tinder Profile’ to see some of the romantic accolades I was getting. So he seemed un-threatening…

15 Christmas Date Ideas For Tinder

Christmas. The time to feel warm, festive and do loads of romantic shit. Wherever you are in the world, you can’t escape from the fact that Christmas is a time to be loved. Consequently, loads of Christmas date ideas out there, like buying Christmas presents for your family together or making a gingerbread house together are…

Ghosting Sucks: 20 Texts To Send Instead

Ghosting: The act of suddenly ceasing all communication with someone the subject is dating, but no longer wishes to date – Urban Dictionary. Have you ever been ghosted? I have. Loads of times. Once I went to a house party, had a great night, met this nice guy who seemed super into me and gave…