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Daily habits to boost your dating appeal

Try practising these easy additions to your daily life and watch the suitors come pouring in! So you’re fresh back in the dating game and while there’s no quick fix or a magic pill to increase your dating appeal, forming this new set of constructive daily habits can truly transform your life. These simple switch […]

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Third date: is it time to expect fireworks?

You’re beyond the trepidation of the first date and the chit-chat of the second. A third date is where the magic might happen. What does it mean when you find yourself on a third date with someone you really fancy? As a rule, the first date is all about the basics. Both of you are […]

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7 signs you’re dating a player

Life’s too short to waste dating a player. If you’re serious about meeting someone special, look out for these red flags so that you end up with a catch and not a broken heart. 1. They say one thing and do another Actions really do speak louder than words. If someone is genuinely interested in […]

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Talking to a stranger

You’re going on a first date. You’re nervous. What will we talk about? Will he or she expect me to do all the talking? Yikes! What if I talk too much? Or too little? Or come across as boring? Relax. Breathe a little. You’ve got this. Good skill to learn Being able to hold a […]

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Are you a keyboard lover or a traditionalist?

The digital age has changed the way we find partners, but we are all still looking for the same old thing.  I was invited to my twenty-something second cousin’s wedding recently. She had met her fiancé online and love flourished from there. And now here they were getting married in my uncle’s backyard, a very […]

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A tale of the unexpected: how a game of pool broke the ice

In our Dating Diaries, real people talk about real dates … what went right, what went wrong, what they learnt from the experience. And the biggest question of all: was there a second date? Pablo Seoane, 31, works in marketing and likes to take the lead on first dates. He operates a speed-dating night in […]

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A walk in the park

In our Dating Diaries, real people talk about real dates … what went right, what went wrong, what they learnt from the experience. And the biggest question of all: was there a second date? Twenty-seven-year old Sam Wade works as an account manager/tour guide for a company that organises adventure travel experiences for school students. […]

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Why a date at the beach worked a treat

In our Dating Diaries, real people talk about real dates … what went right, what went wrong, what they learnt from the experience. And the biggest question of all: was there a second date? Cooke is a 52-year-old editor working in the content sector. She is divorced, and the mother of two teenagers and two […]

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Does your date tick all your boxes?

Ahead of Valentine’s Day, our new research reveals that Aussie singles are a very picky bunch and could be sabotaging their chances of finding love, by dismissing potential partners based on superficial checklists. The survey of over 1,000 Australians reveals age, height, body type, whether they have good teeth and even how often they mention […]

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New year, fresh approach

BEAR with me while I offer up a fishing analogy. The best anglers, the ones who catch the most fish consistently, have several things in common: some knowledge of their quarry, energetic application to the task and a willingness to change tactics if a bait or location isn’t producing the results they are after. It […]

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