You’re Single, Not Dead

I think I’ve become the single gals fairy godmother of late. More than twice in the last few weeks I’ve found myself in the position of being a shoulder to cry on or a confidant for friends who’ve recently separated from a partner and found themselves newly single. In each situation I’ve been met with the same concerns at being found single after a long term relationship. When I found myself newly single I dealt with it pretty much on my own, my work colleagues didn’t find out for 3 months that I was no longer with my then boyfriend…

Autumn Date Ideas

Dates are difficult enough to come up with ideas for as it is, for some “dinner, drinks, movies” is as adventurous as it can get, and as much as I like food, wine and movies, it can get a little tiresome (I don’t REALLY like THE “movies” as in the pictures for dates – read why).  Cotton Traders have come up with a little something to take the hassle out of decisions and researching with this app which  suggests activities to do dependent on where you are in the country – handy. Remember when Danny and Sandy met at the…

Things I Don’t Miss About Being Single

It’s no secret to the internet, my friends, family (and the woman who works in the local chippy) that following the demise of a 6 year relationship I was single for a year and a half-ish (almost two). In those two years BB (before boy)  I entertained* you all with my posts about tragic dates, online dating bug bears and probably put all newly single women off the thought of dating for life.  To an extent I enjoyed “the single life”.  I got to please myself and do whatever the hell I liked.  I got to partake in some harmless…

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