Tinder

Sex on a First Date

June 14, 2014

Ladies – it appears these days you’re damned if you do and damned if you don’t! A few weeks ago I wrote about the perils of asking a guy to stay over if you’re not planning on having sex with him.  However even if you are [...]

Rush Hour Crush

May 21, 2014

A year ago, if you’d asked me what a Rush Hour Crush was, I’d have described the reality of being jammed beneath someone’s armpit on a summer’s day on the Tube. For years that was my preconception of London. I spent the heatwave summer of [...]

Purdey’s Top Tinder Tips

May 8, 2014

Last Summer here at 30 Dates blog we managed to introduce a number of singletons to Tinder, after I used the app to find some of my original 30 Dates. However, I personally have one woman to thank for introducing me to Tinder, and that lady is [...]

The Faceless Side of Tinder

May 7, 2014

I’ve been using Tinder on and off since last summer, and have definitely seen a change in the way daters use the app. Last year, when Tinder was new, people still seemed swept up in the novelty of matching, and so almost every match would speak to [...]

The Numbers Game

April 2, 2014

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In theory, dating is a game centred around two simple numbers.  One, and Two.  You find the ‘One’, you make a pair.  Simples! But that particular equation was created in a very different era!  (No … this post isn’t about [...]

Dating App Review – Tinder

March 18, 2014

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Regular readers will know I’ve been a big fan of Tinder since it first launched in England last year, and that the vast majority of my ‘online’ dates have been secured thanks to the app. As part of my Dating Website and App [...]

Rekindling Tinder with Bear Grylls

March 4, 2014

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The thing about first dates, is that you can learn a lot from them. Faced with a complete stranger, it’s interesting how much stuff you can actually learn about yourself.  Because in reality, first dates are one of the few encounters in adult [...]

DATING ADVICE – The Vanishing Romeo

February 5, 2014

As word of 30 Dates spread, I often find myself answering questions about dating.  Not just from friends and acquaintances, but in emails and tweets from complete strangers. The thing I’ve realised about the questions I get asked, is that [...]