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Blog: Dating Advice

The Importance of Good Pictures when Dating

If you’re going to tackle your dating life face on, then it’s important to do the same in pictures. When you’ve got expert matchmakers on your side, you’ve definitely improved your chances substantially, but all of us want to have an idea visually of who we might be meeting. It’s essential to have great pictures of yourself to ensure you are literally seen in the best light.

Is hook-up culture leading to a decline in monogamy?

The term ‘hook-up’ has been in common vernacular for over two decades and, whilst its definition can vary quite widely, it is generally regarded as a sexual rendezvous with expectation of either little or no emotional involvement from both parties.

Dating Lingo

There’s nothing worse than feeling out of touch when you just don’t understand the lingo. If you’ve been off the dating scene, or concentrating on career success, you may not be au fait with expressions that have been cultivated and adopted to describe dating behaviour. It’s a dating safari out there, so here, in this article, I lift the mystery on all this terminology and enlighten us all.

Dating apps: a revolution of narcissism?

With the influx of dating apps and online dating, never before in the history of humanity have we had such easy access to such a vast pool of potential partners. However, this phenomenon also raises some fundamental flaws in the system...

3 Tips for Singletons Searching for The One

Disillusioned with digital dating and need a helping hand to switch up life’s repetitive cycles? If you’re finding yourself stuck in a dating rut, here are my top 3 tried-and-true tips to help you refocus your search and propel towards finding The One in 2018.

The L-Word

Love is a four-letter word, easy to say, but what does it really mean?

A Heartfelt Valentines

Applying a little thought to Valentine’s Day can really say “I Love You”.

Valentine’s Day: A Matchmaker’s Guide on How to Be Alone, But Not Lonely

One of the biggest dates in the matchmaker’s calendar is returning once again, streaming in its wake a flurry of flowers, confectionary and cards. For a person who is living their life as a singleton but yearning for someone to share their life with, it can be difficult...

Are you Successful in Your Career but Unsuccessful in Love? Read on

You’re smart and intelligent, you’ve got a degree, maybe even masters or an MBA and your career is going brilliantly. People love you at work, you’re engaging, clever, and you’ve been promoted quickly. You get plenty of attention, and when you’ve had the time you even tried dating. Perhaps you even went long term with a relationship with someone you met at university or at work, but somehow you’re still not in that committed relationship you’d like to have.

What not to talk about on a date

We're always told what to do and say on a date but what topics should we avoid mentioning?

House of Colour

If you’re going to be successful in finding love, then you really need to feel confident about yourself. That secure feeling about who you are definitely starts from within, but our outward appearance can also have an impact on first impressions. Read More below..

Let this year be the one where your ‘love resolution’ does not get abandoned by February!

As the the Christmas jumpers make their way to the back of the wardrobe and the January blues start to set in, for some people it can feel like the loneliest time of year. We at Vida are always here, though, with advice on how to find that special someone. Read on for our top two tips on how to make love your resolution this New Year – and how to stick with it, whatever the weather…

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