Category: The Dating Diary

The Problem With 21st Century Dating

  Bare with me today guys, this is an appeal for help! As we have already established, dating in London is hard. Everybody is in their own world, goes about their business, are always rushing about, blah blah blah. Unlike in smaller towns or cities, people don’t really have regular hot spots that they visit ...

The One With Too Much Alcohol

How It Happened: So I met this guy on Tinder and this was actually a second date (believe it or not). The first was just a lunch time coffee which I didn’t feel the need to write about – nothing exciting happened and I promise you, this one is SO much more entertaining. But he ...

When Your Fave Couple Crashes Your Date…

This is quite a long one, so I’d pop the kettle on, grab a blanket and settle down for the evening if I were you… How It Happened: This was another Tinder date – we bonded over our love for books and orang-utans. We chatted for a bit and it took some time to find ...

The Blind Date

Believe it or not – these still happen like they used to in the glory days, except gone is the romantic ‘I’ll be standing under the clock tower with a red rose in my suit pocket’, replaced instead with a text that reads ‘are you the girl standing underneath the Starbucks sign?’ – It’s far ...

Rule No. 1 Of A Successful Date – Make Sure You Both Know It’s A Date

Yes, ladies and gents (though probably mostly ladies; this is more their type of blog) – the title of this post says it all. So my first entry for the dating diaries is, unfortunately, pretty unsuccessful. Here’s the story. How It Happened: One Friday, for some strange reason, my sister, my best friend and I, ...

An Introduction For You

Come and join me on my dating journey - together we can cry, laugh (although, I probably won't be laughing) and look forward to all the exciting things it may bring!