dating lessons

Right Time, Right Place

January 4, 2015

One of the main reasons I’ve continued this blog long past my original 30 Dates challenge, is the lessons I’ve learned first hand along the way. The thing about dating is that sometimes the lessons we learn are rather painful. And I figured if I [...]

Must Have GSOH

August 23, 2014

Last night I was lucky enough to get tickets to watch The Last Leg being filmed. It’s a TV show I’ve followed since the London Paralympics. I’ve spoken before about how strongly I feel about Paralympic sport. In fact the first time I was ever [...]

Dating for Self Awareness

August 20, 2014

I’m always telling people to go out and date.  And there are a number of reasons for that.  Fun, meeting new people, self-confidence etc etc. One of the key reasons I often quote in particular is just how much you can learn from dating. [...]

Just a Simple Cup of Coffee?

July 17, 2014

Last night I had the pleasure of speaking at the Guardian HQ again, as part of the 10 years of online dating celebrations.  The talks, and the questions I’ve been asked afterwards have been particularly interesting, because often the people [...]

Happy 10th Birthday Guardian Soulmates!

July 4, 2014

30 Dates isn’t the only dating site celebrating a birthday this month! On Wednesday of this week I was asked by Guardian Soulmates to be principal speaker at the first of their 10 years online celebrations this month.  The celebrations are [...]