Below we have the wonderful Rebecca Perkins of RebPerkins.com sharing some tips for people in the prime of their life looking to start online dating. Dating for 50+ people can seem daunting, but take a few minutes to read the below and all will seem like a walk in the park – for the full transcript of Rebecca’s tips, please download our Beginners Guide to Online Dating EnjoY!!!
HOW TO HAVE FUN AND BE SUCCESSFUL WHEN YOU’RE ONLINE DATING IN MIDLIFE.
I was 45 when I first dipped my toes into the brave new world of online dating following the ending of a 20 year marriage. I was terrified and excited at the same time. I had no idea what to expect – would I meet the love of my life or end up being stalked by weirdos? Would I enjoy endless entertaining dates or find that all the negative stuff I’d ever read about online dating would be true.
Let me tell you that online dating works! I’ve been happy with my guy whom I met online over 3 years ago. Here’s what I learned along the way…
So this week we have been blessed with a contribution from the love experts over at eHarmony. I want to thank them for not only contributing to our Beginners Guide to Online Dating but also sharing some of the best discount codes to help my lovely users save when joining their site.
Below eHarmony have shared some insights into what makes a relationship last and how to tell if the relationship you are in, is for keeps!
IT’S ALL VERY WELL MEETING SOMEONE WE CAN GET ALONG WITH, BUT HOW DO WE KNOW IF THE RELATIONSHIP WILL LAST? LUCKILY FOR US, PSYCHOLOGISTS HAVE SPENT YEARS RESEARCHING THIS VERY QUESTION. THEIR FINDINGS MAY SEEM SIMPLE, BUT THE IMPLICATIONS FOR LASTING LOVE ARE PROFOUND.
In this weeks post we are sharing yet another snippet from our newly released ‘Beginners Guide to Online Dating’ ebook. Below we will hear a short intro from Katy Red who runs a successful blog over at All Sweetness & Life – she will be sharing tips for women who are looking to get inton online dating – perfect timing because eHarmony have their free communication weekend starting today!
Online dating can be a minefield, with so many different sites and apps to choose from and a wealth of information to absorb sometimes it can be difficult to know where to start. And, despite an estimated 1 in 4 couples meeting online these days, when you first delve into the virtual world of dating it can be overwhelming. Fear not however, despite it feeling like you are the only newbie online, rest assured you are most definitely not, however there are a few things to remember for all you ladies before you start online dating.
64% of Single Mothers admit to being lonely, with money the biggest contributing factor.
Single Mothers would rather have a man this Mother’s Day than the inevitable presents.
We all need some downtime every now, whether you use that time to take stock of your life, put your feet up and chillax or do something more productive, its essential that we get the time we need.
The online dating world can be fairly daunting place if you have no idea where to start because you have no idea what it is you really want! Well… except to be loved damn it! To weigh up the pros and cons is an age old method when deciding and so to help I have compared two of the biggest online dating sites and created, what will hopefully be a helpful eHarmony vs Match blog post. In order to size up this fight of two heavy weights in the field, I have tried to break it down for you as succinctly as possible so ultimately the decision is up to you… FIGHT! Continue reading
I thought I’d bring a bit of professionalism to all of you out there reading this beautifully crafted blog, so I’ve teamed up with gasp.org.uk & ASH (2 very worthy organisations tackling smoking) to help highlight the problem of smoking. Being a ranting singleton, I wanted to relate it to Dating and so ‘The Ultimate Kissing Turn Off’ was born.
The survey was conducted by yours truly and it found that 30% of women find ‘ashtray mouth’ the biggest turn off when going in for a kiss BLEUGH!
Can kissing really tell you more about your partner? If the kiss goes terribly, is that a sign of things to come? Well check out this little list of things you can do to sure you avoid the major pitfalls of a bad kiss and give yourself every chance of moving your relationship further than the doorway.
“Light Groping was named as a turn on when being kissed”
1. Choose A Website
Ok so you’ve decided you’re gonna give it a go! It’s time to dip your lonely toe into the pool of cyber flirting and so you need to find a website that works well for you. There are so many out there now that you need to figure out not just what you are looking for, but what best suits you and your lifestyle? Are you into niche interests cough! dogging cough! Continue reading
If you are new to the dating game, searching for options and things to try, then no doubt you have come across the phenomenon that is Speed Dating. Speed Dating is an ever present part of the UK’s dating scene, so we thought we would do a little digging to find the mad genius who invented this painstakingly brilliant idea….
What is Speed dating?
Basically speed dating is an event where a group of guys/gals get together to experience a short burst of time in each others company. You get to meet a vast array of people in a fairly short space of time, knowing you are both up for meeting a potential partner. Continue reading