The 3 most important things to remember on a date

Okay, so you’ve done the groundwork – you have started the conversation, clicked with someone online and decided its time to meet. They are interesting and you want to know more! You discuss a date venue and lock in your first meeting. But before you start to worry about the date outfit, the conversation topics…

The power of showing care and appreciation…

Appreciation and care are two gestures which are not always consistent, circumstance can change your emotions and the image portrayed to the people around you. This week’s article is about explaining the power and difference showing care and appreciation to anyone in your life can make a wild change. Appreciating those you love on a…

What is your ideal date?

We all have ideas on what the perfect or ideal date would be, but can we realistically go ahead with the plans from our minds? Dates are by any definition, nerve wrecking and we spend ages planning dates for people we barely know to someone whose been married for over 20 years.

4 ways to start a good conversation…

So we’ve all had those moments where we have been single or interested in someone but have not mustered up the courage to say “hey”, “hello” or even ask how they are. It’s often difficult to start conversations face to face, as sometimes we get worried about rejection.

4 Top Ways to Score the Perfect Weekend Date

Decisions, decisions and decisions. Where does one go or do for a date on the weekend. Weekends are a time for relaxing, drinking, meeting and starting new conversations with someone meaningful. We have less stress about waking up and are determined to make the most out of time we have off!

5 Delightful Date Ideas for Spring:

Love is in the air, the warmer temperatures, beams of sunshine and the sweet songs of birds are getting us ready for new adventures! Spring is about new beginnings, revitalising and energising yourself in the warm crisp air! For all those singletons out there, start crossing off your spring wish list with these 5 delightful…

Why We Need to Stop Trying to be “Perfect” Partners

We live in a world that tells us we are only as valuable as the smile on our face; negative emotions aren’t embraced, and sadness is mistakenly depicted as weakness. We’re constantly seeking “perfection,” and part of this includes having the emotional scale of an automaton. In our relationships, we still try to remain consistently level-headed. Its usual…

“Putting Up” Over Christmas

Whilst it might be the time to be cheerful (good will to all mankind and all that), the build-up to Christmas is notoriously stressful. From dealing with chaos all over the high street, to organising the dinner you (now regretfully) decided to cook on the big day, its a given that everything might get a…

Staying Friends with Your Ex – Does it Work?

Break ups are hard, and are we expecting too much when we say from ourselves and the other person when we say, “let’s remain friends?” Society doesn’t deal well with the idea that not everything isn’t always peachy – we’re constantly under pressure to “stay calm” and keep our emotions intact. But this isn’t easy;…

Documenting your Best Relationship Moments – Selfies vs Traditional Photos

In a very short period of time the printed photo – the ones that we actually paid to get printed, have seemingly become obsolete. Like the VHS humble tape, analogue photography has faded into the pages of history, and the use of a camera that isn’t also a phone, is now seen as a niche reserved for professionals or fans of…

Our Favourite Movie Couples

Whether they’re taken from classic novels or dreamt-up in a Hollywood production room, we cannot help but be entranced by the fictional love stories that are usually at the heart of our favourite films. When the nights start drawing in, watching a great film proves a welcome relief from the chill outside. Join us as we cosy up to revisit the…

How Online Dating Became Legit

Once upon a time, in those dark days of dial-up, online dating sites were anathemas of the internet. To use one was a shady operation; lest you become a social pariah, it was imperative that you keep schtum about your use. Fast-forward 20 years and behold! We have broadband, we have fancy mumbo-jumbo phones AND…