Online Dating – 5 Dates Man

  A little dating update.  So, as you know, my last date wasn’t really a success – one of those ‘pleasant’ dates that’s easily forgettable.  To be honest, I’ve been so busy with the house move that I haven’t really put any effort into dating.   So today, I thought I’d do something I very […]

Dating Dilemma – What Did I Do?

    I wrote about a dating dilemma I had yesterday.  But you’d know that having read it, right?  Hmmm.  But before I explain what happened, a little disclaimer:   Disclaimer:  what I am about to write is my story.  It’s my blog, ergo .. I get to write what I like.  Thems the rules.  It’s […]

Dating Dilemma – What Would You Do?

      I have a dating dilemma.  Yes, another one.   So I ‘met’ a guy online and we chatted for a couple of days.  He’s local (a big plus) but the banter level was quite low.  Bad times.  Anyway, turns out he works in my local branch of a certain menswear store which, […]

A Dating Challenge: The One Where My Blind Date Accidentally ‘Met’ My Dad

  It is a week since I took up Just Single’s #3dates3mths dating challenge (3 dates in 3 months – only 1 can be from my online world) and I’m 1 challenge down already.  (Go me.)   Read here to find out what’s what.   I’ll be honest, the idea of finding a date from […]

Who needs a boyfriend when you have Netflix?

    I made a throwaway comment on Facebook/Twitter today:   “Who needs a boyfriend when you have Netflix?”   It was meant to be funny but actually, the more I thought about it, the more I think it’s true.  I can’t wait to get home to Netflix, it always makes me happy, it never […]

Online Dating: I Like Him

  As some of you know, I had a date on Saturday night – one I was actually really excited about.   I had just felt an instant connection with this person when we first started talking.  It’s hard to explain, especially considering the jokers I’ve dated before, but this time I just knew I […]

What Happened to Being Chatted Up?

    I had a conversation with my best friend this week about how dating has changed over the years.  I posed this question to her:   “Why do you think we never get chatted up anymore when we’re out?”   Unfortunately, she was none the wiser.   I mean, we’re fairly pleasant on the […]