dating blog

‘Slow’ Speed Dating (Clapham)

July 25, 2013

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It had just gone midnight when I started writing this post, and I was on the ‘vomit train’ as my friends affectionately know the midnight stopper from Paddington to Reading. It’s my second night catching that train. I don’t [...]

Date Four – The Model Brother

July 20, 2013

Now, technically he should be called The Model’s Brother, but I figured Model Brother had a better ring to it! I know the Model herself through one of my closest female friends. They rowed together at uni, and last year the Model won a [...]

Date Three – The Burlesque Dancer

July 19, 2013

Well, that nickname got your attention didn’t it! No, don’t worry, despite the offer from one of my lesbian friends, this challenge hasn’t driven me to ‘lady dating’ just yet! Nor is it a shameless way to try to pull in [...]

The (Good?) Nutter

July 12, 2013

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Ah I got you didn’t I …. you thought I was being mean and picky again!!! Don’t worry, the Nutter is actually me!  Or, hopefully not me … but we’ll see!  ‘The Challenge So Far’, that I posted this evening, [...]

The Ideal Man

July 10, 2013

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Before you get too excited, ladies I’m afraid this one is fictional! So, as most of you know, the whole reason for this challenge is that very recently, I got rather burned by the world of dating. I had a dream date.  In many ways, it was [...]

Date One – The ‘Normal’ Fish!

July 9, 2013

Ok, so I’m back from Date 1, and I’m feeling a tad mean! Those of you following the date on the live Twitter feed @30dates will know that my first post of the night was to let you all know that ‘Boring Fish’ did turn out to [...]

The Flake

July 8, 2013

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The 30 Dates Challenge officially began a week ago, on Facebook, when I posted the following status …. Right, so may be stitching myself up completely with this post, buuuuut …. Have decided to make the most of my last few months being [...]

Introducing Miss Twenty-Nine ….

July 8, 2013

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In just under three months, I will be turning 30. I’m not gonna lie, that sounds really old!  I look around, and some of my closest friends are getting married, or pregnant, or buying houses, and I genuinely wonder where the last ten years [...]