What Every Girl DOESN’T Want

After a series of bad dates, I’ve decided to compile a list of what a boyfriend should NOT be like.  I am afraid to say that these are all things I’ve learned the hard way.   Never date a guy who:   Plays computer games.  Why would you want a man who spends hours in…

Shop Horror

A few months ago, I started a new job to fund my way through university.  So far, so good.  However, it wasn’t long before I encountered a lovely gentleman through the course of my work. To cut a long story short, we exchanged numbers and started a lengthy (almost too lengthy) conversation by text.  We…

Online Dating Woes

Ok, I have a confession – my friends decided to throw me to the wolves and made me try online dating.  It was a bit of an eye opener for me to realise that there are some very peculiar people out there, particularly on the free dating websites.  It was, therefore, suggested that I should…

Friends Without Benefits

Last summer, I met a nice guy at a party that I attended through work.  We got on really well, and ended up swapping numbers and agreeing to meet the following week.  It all looked rather promising until later that week, I started receiving what every girl dreads – the smutty, late-night texts.  At first,…

Taking Charge

When girls get to about 12 or 13 and start reading magazines, they are constantly bombarded with articles such as “how to get your boy/man” or “does he really like you?”  Sadly, this doesn’t actually get any easier with age – and there are no magic answers. The most taboo question of all though is…

Dating Horrors

So we’ve all been there – the horror of the awkward date.  It might be a first date, or it might be further down the line – but sometimes it happens and it makes you feel so very ashamed and embarrassed, that you daren’t tell anyone.  Well, not until a week or so passes and…

The Faker Takes Them All

As any self-respecting single girl knows, you always want to look your best when you’re going out on a Friday night.  You’ve purchased  a new dress, maybe some new shoes, and  your confidence is high as you head out with your friends. On entering the bar, you look around at all the other people who…