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,…

Muslim Dating: From Arranged Marriage To The App Store

I was scrolling through my newsfeed when I saw a Facebook ad for ‘Muzmatch’; an app where you can swipe through Muslim dating profiles. It seemed new, cool and (dare I say it) trippy. As an avid Tinderella and a ‘somewhat Muslim’ (I know, it sounds confusing), I was intrigued and decided to dig deeper….

Dating Archives: #Kasanova, My First Tinder Date

He had 2 tinder pictures and his bio said that he was ‘an Arty Music Gigolo’. Still, something possessed me to swipe right. I was 22, a complete newbie to Tinder and to dating in general and after two days of swiping, he seemed kind of mysterious. My dating life pre-tinder had been pathetic and…

Dating Archives: #The One That Broke My Heart

Location: London, U.K.  Date of the Date: 14.11.15 (Yes I remember exactly, I know it’s creepy) OK this is going to be a tough dating scenario to write. Excuse me while I take a swig of tequila… Cool, I’m good to go. I am so glad I dated #The One That Broke My Heart. I’m…