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Going on holiday for the first time together?

Deciding to take a holiday together is an important milestone in a relationship. To make sure it fans the flames of romance rather than puts them out, bear these important points in mind.

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Unsure whether online dating is right for you?

Online dating isn’t right for everyone. Your success rests as much on your attitude towards it as on the people you are matched with.

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Can you get a natural high from dating?

The romantic trysts that great fiction and movies are made of portray love as a state that alters your whole view of the world, but can dating really give you a natural high?

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Improve your chances of dating success

It’s a mistake to think that successful dating depends simply on meeting the right person. It has as much to do with how you feel about yourself.

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Dating is a Funny Business

Humour is a lethal weapon in the dating game, particularly in the tricky world of online dating. People armed with a good sense of humour are ahead of the pack for a range of reasons.

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The Ultimate Date

In her latest Single Girl’s Guide to Dating post, Brooke reminisces over some of her best dates and explores what it is that makes a date great.

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Head vs. Heart – what should I listen to when dating?

In this week’s Ask Mel segment, Mel answers a reader’s question about whether we should trust our emotions or logic when dating. By learning about your own brain dominance, Mel explains how you can train yourself to adopt a more balanced approach to your dating life.

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The 10 best picnic date spots in Perth

The humble picnic is a tried and true date winner for both new and established couples alike.

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Are your interests … interesting?

Your online dating profile is made up of two key components; words and pictures. We’ll save the picture perspective for another blog, and today let’s focus on your words. Specifically, the things you say about yourself. You might remember we talked about the eHarmony Relationship Study last year and one of the key findings related to what Aussies are looking for in a partner – namely, shared values, common interests and someone to share a laugh with.

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A Taste of (e)Harmony: Celebrating Courting Customs around the World

While love is universal, romance certainly takes a variety of forms around the world. In celebration of cultural diversity, and to coincide with Taste of Harmony week, here are some of eHarmony’s favourite and fascinating courting, love and marriage customs.

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The hobbies and interests most likely to score you a date

We studied our member base to reveal the hobbies and interests considered the most attractive to the opposite sex.

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15 Reasons to Date an Irish Person

Ah, the luck of the Irish! Contrary to popular belief, they do not all have red hair, fiery tempers, consume gallons of ale, and believe in leprechauns. Yet Irish men and women do have distinctive traits and qualities to be admired.

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10 things to never write in your dating profile

Maybe you’ve decided to finally give online dating a try, or perhaps you’re just wondering why your matches aren’t responding to your profile. There are a few profile-writing strategies to optimise the likelihood of interest from potential matches.

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Checklists

Single? Check. Ready to date? Check. Not going to compromise this time around? Check. Got a checklist to ensure that doesn’t happen? Check.

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