Dating Advice

Why Women Who Go Out on a Lot of Dates... Get the Guy That's Worth It

Olga Levancuka | Posted 28.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Olga Levancuka

The minute the word 'date' enters our mind, the barricades are put in place and judgment... the worst of its kind. Why? We can't face being hurt yet again. The emotional pain is so much harder to deal with than physical. We'd shy away from the opportunity of a lifetime without a hint of a hesitation.

Who Needs Mobile Dating Apps When You Give Away Free Coffee?

Samantha Baines | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Comedy
Samantha Baines

The Pret A Manger boss revealed this week that his staff can give away free coffee to whoever they like the look of. However, it's clearly all a ploy! A ploy to get his staff dates!

The Five Reasons Men Cheat - And Why It Doesn't Need to Mean the End of a Relationship

Katy Horwood | Posted 24.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Horwood

It's crap when someone cheats on you. You're likely to be hurt, angry, and of course, take the betrayal personally. But there is more than one reason for infidelity and cheating doesn't always need to mean that a relationship is over.

Your Perfect Boyfriend... or Your Female Friends? When the Gender Differences Stab You Through Your Heart.

Olga Levancuka | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Olga Levancuka

We women, stopped trying to bring our remarkable female qualities that can only benefit our relationship, our career, our social circles, our community. We think of our unique qualities as something to be ashamed of, given our inner beauty and our female nature held us captives in a male world... only decades ago.

Mum's Important Message To Boy Who Likes Her Daughter: No Means No

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Parents

This mum has some wise words for a boy who won't take her daughter's 'no' for an answer. Lindsey Doe is the mum behind the DoeEyes YouTube channel,...

Stop Being So Cheap - Why I Think Men Should Pay on a First Date.

Katy Horwood | Posted 11.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Horwood

Women are complex creatures and whilst some would be mortified at the idea of splitting a bill down the middle others take great offence to the suggestion that they would be paid for or 'treated' to coin a less suggestive phrase.

Four Messages NOT to Send on Lesbian OKCupid

E J Rosetta | Posted 10.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
E J Rosetta

As a single lesbian in a small town, my options are pretty limited when it comes to love. Or dating. Or even having more than one lesbian friend at a time. (They usually start dating each other and get a cat within a week) So finding a partner can be a long and painful process.

Seven Signs You Are Dating a Player.

Katy Horwood | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Horwood

Men - you think you know them and are reading the signals correctly when suddenly, out of the blue, you realise that, who you thought you were dating, was a pure figment of your imagination - and that, actually, you know as much about men as you did when you were fourteen and fancied the boy who worked in the chippie on the corner.

Nine Ways to Win the Heart of a Man (on the First Date)

Patricia Lohan | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Patricia Lohan

Winning the heart of a man may seem complicated, but it's actually quite simple. The key is to not overthink it, embrace your beautiful feminine essence and have fun! When dating a man, there are simple tips that will happier, confident, and more alluring.

Why Exclusionary Racial Preferences are Prejudiced

Neha Shah | Posted 25.04.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Neha Shah

Firstly, a piece of advice: If you have to begin your sentence by clarifying that you are, in fact, not racist, it's a fairly good indicator that you need to reconsider what you're about to say.

Four Ways to Make Every Day Valentine's Day

Liz Marie | Posted 15.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Liz Marie

While I admit that I don't have a huge problem with Valentine's Day as a whole and am quite looking forward to the plans I have with my cute man on Saturday, I don't agree that Valentine's Day should be the only day you go out of your way for the one you care about.

Seven Top Dating Tips For Men

John Dredge | Posted 17.04.2015 | UK Comedy
John Dredge

Wit and humour are invariably the key to a good night out, so remember to ask your date if she knows any jokes. If none are forthcoming, simply laugh as loudly as you can throughout the evening.

Why You're Still Single

E J Rosetta | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
E J Rosetta

Do you think that women just fall out of thin air? I mean I realise we've all been taught by Sandra Bullock that love will pop up when you're busy being a strong, independent woman, but this isn't a Romcom. Miss Right isn't going to be your bolshy boss or best friend. She won't just turn up.

Why a Man Should Plan Valentines Day

Caroline Brealey | Posted 12.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Caroline Brealey

There are many awkward moments in the early days of dating. From the heart stopping moment you don't recognise them as they look way older than their dating picture (and not a thing like Bradley Cooper goddammit) to the moment the waiter slides the silver platter with the bill between you both.

Should You Take Her for Romantic Dinners?

Kezia Noble | Posted 12.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Kezia Noble

Forget everything you've heard in recent years about how to impress a woman on Valentine's Day. It's time to update your romantic gestures and tactics.

4 bonkers things single guys can do on Valentine's Day

Max Dickins | Posted 12.04.2015 | UK Comedy
Max Dickins

I've spent the past 12 months doing every Groupon offer I could find: literally hundreds of absolutely bizarre activities. And here I outline five cheap, wacky alternatives to crying, slumped in the shower.

Why Valentine's Day is the Best Day of the Singles Calendar

James Preece | Posted 10.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
James Preece

Valentine's Day is the one time of the year that most people are looking for love. Whether through online dating websites, through friends, and by simply putting in more effort, your chances of meeting that special someone increases.

Guy Asks Ex-Girlfriends To Write Reviews For His Tinder Profile And Gets An Unexpected Response

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Seattle resident Jake Chapman got a surprise when he asked his former girlfriends to write reviews of him for his online dating profile. A few of h...

When Do We Become a Girlfriend And a Boyfriend?

Olga Levancuka | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Olga Levancuka

The best way to approach the situation is to be straight forward. With yourself. Do you really like the guy or are you more 'lets see where it takes us'? Because if that's how you feel, that's what the guy reacts to.

How to Stick to Your Dating Resolutions

Brett Harding | Posted 29.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Brett Harding

All dating resolutions, whether it's to go on one date or more every week, connect with more people on and offline or ditch toxic relationship patterns and sticking with those resolutions will pay off in the long term.

How to Start Trusting Others... When Dating.

Olga Levancuka | Posted 21.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Olga Levancuka

What we tend to ignore, when we decide to jump head over heels into the dating soup, that in dating, speed dating, online dating or blind dating, each of us turns up with a very limited amount of trust and an enormous stash of barriers and protection.

Why Our Trust Issues Are the Key Sabotaging Ingredient When It Comes to Dating

Olga Levancuka | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Olga Levancuka

At the end, no one wants to get hurt again. Or no one wants to invest their time in romancing and find that only a few months down the line 'not to be chosen'. Rejection hurts. Bad relationships hurt as well.

How to Know Someone Is Good in Bed.. Before bed.

Effi Mai | Posted 14.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Effi Mai

It's always worth looking at these things, because you don't want to get home full of excitement for the sexual times ahead only to find she lies there like a wet fish and doesn't get your fish wet at all.

New Year - New Love: How To Find a Partner in 2015

James Preece | Posted 28.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
James Preece

The upcoming year is the year that you're going to find love the effortless way. As a dating coach I help singles with the process, making it fun and manageable. Here are just a few of my dating expert tips to help you find the love that you are looking for.

Five Awesome Tricks to Help You Make the Most of Your Online Dating Experience

James Preece | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
James Preece

The most important thing I want to teach you is that you don't have to write long essays to get a reply. You'll be contacting lots of people every day, so sending long messages can really zap your energy and motivation. If they are popular they won't have time to read everything anyway, so short messages will get their attention.