relationship blog

‘Why I won’t be Dating Miss 29’

August 16, 2013

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Remember my appeal for a date with a Christian man on the Christian blog Threads? One of the blog’s writers has responded with an article entitled ‘Why I won’t be Dating Miss 29‘! (To be honest, I agree with a lot of it, from [...]

Dating Out of Your Depth

August 15, 2013

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This evening a fellow blogger linked up one of his blog posts to ’30 Dates by 30′. He was writing about the ‘Seven Fears’ which stop him asking girls out on dates, and Fear Number 4 was that he worries that he won’t [...]

The Bad Date Experiment

August 14, 2013

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Regular readers of this blog will know that it has grown quite organically. What started as a tentative Facebook status one quiet morning at work, has grown into an almost daily online record of my ‘love life’ for the final three months [...]

Date Twelve – The Enigma

August 10, 2013

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The Enigma, named after the famous code-breaking machine, was introduced to me by the New Year’s Eve Siren … a beautiful girl I went to university with, but didn’t actually know at Cambridge. The Siren used to date a friend of mine, and we [...]

Date Eleven – Stitch

August 9, 2013

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As this Challenge gathers momentum (22,000 hits! Thanks so much everyone for your support – please keep sharing the blog if you’re enjoying it!), I’ve noticed two key changes. The first thing is that certain aspects of my normal [...]

Speed Date and Dash (Clapham)

August 8, 2013

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So, despite less than impressive evenings with Slow Dating in Clapham, and Last Night a Speed Date Changed My Life, in Shoreditch, this week Miss 32 and I have been speed dating yet again. You’d think we would have learned by now! Speed Dating [...]

Living Life One Day at a Time

August 6, 2013

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If this challenge is teaching me anything, it’s not to plan too far in advance! Tonight a second guy who I had made date plans with weeks in advance cancelled our date next Thursday. I should probably see it as a lesson that Henley Boy [...]

Cooking up a good Blind Date

August 4, 2013

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So Cosmopolitan magazine have tentatively asked me to write an article at the end of my 30 Date Challenge, explaining ’30 things I learned from my 30 Blind Dates’.  Watch this space for how that eventually turns out, but a third of my [...]