Dating

Dating advice with a difference. From the ins and outs of online dating to how to make a great first-date impression, it’s all here. Browse the articles below or use the search to find some great dating advice.

Laura Yates getting over heartbreak

Getting over Heartbreak – How to Believe in Love Again

Are you one of the six million UK adults who’ve given up on the idea of love? Break-up coach and writer Laura Yates talks break-ups, heartbreak and healing. eHarmony recently released the results of a survey, which revealed that one in eight adults in the UK have given up on the idea of love. Six million […]

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Woman on a bad date

Four things not to do on a first date

Jo Middleton of Slummy single mummy revisits some of her least successful first date experiences to share her top things to avoid on a first date if you want to make sure you bag a second. We all have those dodgy first date experiences we’d rather forget – the woman with the terrible, high-pitched laugh, who spat while she […]

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The power of positivity

The power of positivity in dating

Darren from DatingPriceGuide.co.uk explains the power of staying positive on your dating life. Summer, along with the warmer weather it brings, tends to influence our mood and make the nation happier and more positive as a whole. This comes from a range of factors including more daylight due to longer days and spending more time outside […]

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Writing an online dating profile

Six tips for writing a dating profile that will get you noticed

“I love going out with friends to a nice country pub, but am equally happy curled up on the sofa at home with a DVD and a good bottle of red.” Sounds familiar doesn’t it? I bet you’re thinking that if you had a pound for every time you’d read that on a dating profile […]

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Restaurant dinner date in the dark

Date Night #9: Dans-ing in the Dark

Ah date night. That wonderful night when you forget about the daily grind, the minutiae of Mondays, and remind yourself what a privilege it is to be travelling through life with someone special at your side. This one took place Dans Le Noir, in Clerkenwell…   So this was a special week, as my girlfriend […]

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Single parent with child

How to introduce your children to the idea of you dating

Making the decision to jump back into the world of dating can be an exciting but nerve-wracking time. Add children into the mix and you can be even more unsure of the best way to proceed. Jo Middleton of award winning blog Slummy Single Mummy shares her top tips on how to navigate online dating as a single parent. […]

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There’s something innately romantic about bridges, and Prague’s Charles Bridge is a particularly atmospheric example. Crossing the Vltava River and providing a connection between Prague Castle and the city's Old Town, the 14th century stone structure spans 16 arches and is adorned with 30 Baroque statues of religious figures.  To experience the bridge at its best, arrive at dawn and watch the sun rise.

The Most Romantic Spots in Europe

It’s not always easy knowing where to go for that special moment of romance. Especially when you are planning for that all-important first romantic getaway. While randomly sticking a pin on a map has its own charm, it pays to do some solid research into your destination before making any decisions to make sure it will be a holiday […]

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Burton menswear chair with men's clothes

Men: What your first date outfit says about you

First impressions – they mean a lot. Which is why we’ve teamed up with leading Menswear brand Burton to help you understand what your first date looks are making the ladies think. You’ve done all the hard work and you’ve got her to agree to go on a date with you. You’ve swapped numbers and […]

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