Filed In: Relationships

How to Maintain a Long-Distance Friendship

Like most people who grew up in the ’90s and ’00s I was obsessed with Friends. But now that I’m approximately the same age as New York’s most famous squad, I realise the sitcom has actually done me a great disservice. And before you leap to Joey and Chandler’s defence let me first explain… read more >

Ask a Straight Guy: How Can You Tell If Someone Is Looking for a Serious Relationship?

“I’m 29-years-old and have been single for the past four years. Most of my friends are in long-term relationships, engaged, married or just starting to think about having children. These are all milestones I would like to reach too, but lately I’ve been stuck in a dating-rut…” read more >

What to Do When You Experience Dating Fatigue

Last month I published a post about dealing with dating disappointments, and I was overwhelmed by the response it received. So many of you reached out via Twitter or email to share your experiences. And one thing became startlingly clear: everyone is struggling with a case of dating fatigue. Especially when it comes to swipe Apps (which, let’s face it, pretty much dominate the dating arena)… read more >

How to Deal With Dating Disappointments

In the summer of 2015 I decided to get serious about dating. I have the typical type-A “go big or go home” personality, and when I commit to something I’m determined to succeed. So I embarked on what can only be described as a dating rampage. This intense focus on dating has been positive in so many ways. I’ve met a handful of great guys, have learnt so much about myself in the process, and collected an endless supply of entertaining stories to share with my friends… read more >