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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.

L Bomb

When’s the right time to say ‘I love you’?

One of the scariest things about a new relationship can be figuring out when and where to say those three magic words. When is the right time to drop the ‘L Bomb’? Despite stereotypes about the British being reserved, it seems we’re relatively forthcoming when it comes to declarations of love. In fact, though most Brits […]

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date a vegetarian

15 excellent reasons to date a vegetarian

  According to a recent survey by The Grocer magazine, 8% of the UK population is now vegetarian, with a further 4% disdaining meat but eating fish. This is a huge rise on only a few years ago and means you’re likely to meet a lot more dates who have gone meat-free. Here’s why this is […]

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No strings attached dating: what commitment-phobes really think

When someone says they are not ready for a relationship, is it you or is it them? Writer and former commitment-phobe Helen Croydon reveals what’s really going on in the mind of a serial no strings attached dater

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how to know if you're in love

How to know if you’re in love

Is it real love or just obsession? When you’re in the throes of a new relationship, it can be hard to determine infatuation from the real thing. Persia Lawson explains how to know if you’re in love

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5 ways to connect with your date

Making a connection on a date is essential for things to move forward. Here are 5 top tips to get closer to your date.

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right questions

So what are the right questions to ask on a first date?

The quickest way to end a first date? How about asking your potential partner about Brexit. It might seem like a sure-fire passion-killer, but in a new study commissioned by eharmony, behavioural psychologists have named it one of the top five questions to ask on a first date. Dr Eric Robinson and Dr Michelle Tornquist […]

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meet people online

5 good reasons to meet people online

  When the media first began reporting marriages between couples who had met online, it was deemed a newsworthy anomaly. Nowadays, online dating is the norm. Why? Because online dating provides the ideal environment for relationships to be cultivated – it’s safe, sheltered and free from external pressure. But there are other reasons too… Success […]

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couples working out together

Why couples who workout together, stay together

Whether you’re looking to date someone who loves the gym as much as you do or trying to persuade your partner to join you on the treadmill, training together is a great way to energise your relationship. We’ve teamed up with Anytime Fitness to find out why (and treat you to a free 3-day trial). […]

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