Dating Commentary

The Taboos of Height and Weight and Dating

July 28, 2015

This morning I read an article on the Telegraph online by the journalist Johnathan Wells.  The article centres around the issue of height and dating.  Which are two rather incendiary topics … Something I noticed years ago, when I first [...]

Meet the Parents – Part Two!

April 10, 2015

Diligent blog readers will have noticed that I’ve told you about the time The Rugby Boy met my adoptive family … but I’m yet to tell you about the time I visited his parents! In truth, I’ve now been back to his family home twice, and in [...]

Online Dating in 2015

January 22, 2015

Last week I was invited onto BBC Radio Four’s Woman’s Hour to chat about online dating, and identify the key trends in the online dating world. Here’s some more detail on the trends we chatted about … Mobile Dating The shift to mobile has [...]

Love At First … Word?

October 10, 2014

Have a listen to this … Overlooking the incredible talent of the guy speaking … which accent do you find most attractive? Accents are a funny thing, especially when it comes to first impressions – the very basis of the dating game. [...]

The Exciting Side of THE Question

September 18, 2014

There’s one particular question which has dominated many of my close female friends’ worlds for the past couple of years.  Those four infamous words. “Will You Marry Me?” So exciting, and yet often so dwelled up in advance, [...]

Dating Out of My Depth

July 6, 2014

When I backpacked around the world, I tended to live by that expression ‘Do something each day which scares you.’ It was the reason I threw myself out of planes and off bridges despite being afraid of heights.  That same phrase took me [...]