Saturday, June 3, 2023

  • Dating Pitfalls #3 – Appearing to be Something You Aren’t

    December 16, 2022 by  
    Posted in Dating Tips

    There is a natural tendency for people entering a new relationship to try and make themselves appear to be something more than they believe themselves to be. The thought process behind this is fairly rational, up to a point. The attitude that many people have goes something like the following: “He/she cannot possibly be interested… Read More »

    Exit Strategies for the Date from Hell

    December 13, 2022 by  
    Posted in Dating Tips

    As much hope as we sometimes invest in a date, there is rarely any guarantee that it will go as we had hoped. The very reason that you go on a date is to find out if you like the other person enough to spend more time with them – and if they feel the… Read More »

    Ask the Right Questions First

    November 29, 2022 by  
    Posted in Dating Tips

    OK. You have joined a couple of dating services and written a killer profile. You’ve uploaded a good picture and now you are going to chat with a contact. What now? How do you start separating those who have real potential and those who don’t have any potential at all? You need to find out… Read More »

    Don’t Give Up Hope – Keep Trying

    November 9, 2022 by  
    Posted in Dating Tips

    Whatever method of dating you attempt, there is always the chance that the early days will be marked more by failure than by success. It is hard not to be disheartened by this, and there is little that anyone can say to make it feel less painful. As much as these pieces of advice sound… Read More »

    The Age-Old Question Of When To Call

    September 10, 2022 by  
    Posted in Dating Tips

    Sometimes a first date goes so well that you know there and then that you want to have a second date. The date is duly arranged for a week or so in the future, and one of you – we’ll say for the sake of this example that it is you – promises to call… Read More »

    Know When To Talk and When To Listen

    June 14, 2022 by  
    Posted in Dating Tips

    The joys of dating are many and varied, and experiencing them all is a part of life that should be appreciated for the rare gift that it is. Being in the company of someone who makes you laugh, someone who looks at the world in a way that endears them to you, and someone who… Read More »

    Be Yourself – A Cliché, But A True Cliché

    May 25, 2022 by  
    Posted in Dating Tips, Featured

    The undeniable truth that everyone who has ever had a bad date can tell you is that sometimes the spark just is not there, no matter how much you want it to be. A personal connection is not something that you can manufacture and if it isn’t there at all on the first date, the… Read More »

    Dating Pitfalls #2 – Coming on too Strong

    April 26, 2022 by  
    Posted in Dating Tips

    There is little doubt that a new relationship can put a spring in your step. Just knowing that someone considers you to be worth spending time with, and that they are someone you would be happy with, makes a big difference. There are also drawbacks to this feeling. It is all to easy to fall… Read More »

    Dating Pitfalls #1: The case of the ex

    March 26, 2022 by  
    Posted in Dating Tips

    When embarking on a dating relationship with someone new, it is important to be aware of the ways that things can go wrong, and to avoid these as far as possible. The unavoidable fact is that many times, a new relationship can follow on the footsteps – for you or for the person you are… Read More »

    Dating a Friend – What To Look Out For

    March 19, 2022 by  
    Posted in Dating Tips, Featured

    There are many situations where a simple friendship can become something more – having known somebody for a long time you realize how well you get on, and feel an inkling that there is something more there. It is a situation that needs to be treated with some caution, however. There is no doubt that… Read More »