A few months ago I embarked upon ‘The Ultimate Style & Dating Fix’ as a willing guinea pig for TranslateHer (https://lovelaughtertruthblog.com/2016/07/18/take-me-down-to-the-paradise-city-stepping-up-my-dating-game/). Well, Paula’s work with me is done, soooooo, how did I do? Has this raw material been transformed as if by alchemy into dating gold? People, read on…. I really didn’t know what to … More The Ultimate Style & Dating Fix Part 3: Back in the Game
New mail: Evangeline sent you a private message: “I love casual dating, quickies in the park and pool sex . I’m not too picky about guys so just message me and let’s have some fun!” Finally the crucial ingredient, the X Factor that I’ve been searching for, arrives via my inbox. “I’m not too picky … More Too Good to be True?
When it comes to dating the fun part is usually when you get to take your clothes off. Turns out though that Jermaine Stewart was right. It’s part 2 of Matty’s Makeover – operation ‘Fix Up, Look Sharp’ – and I hadn’t realised I could have so much fun putting clothes on. The setting is … More The Ultimate Style & Dating Fix Part 2: “Bang On Trend” – Operation Fix Up, Look Sharp
Well, I wasn’t expecting that… If you’ve been reading this blog you will know that my life has been pretty eventful this past few years (yeah, that’s one way of putting it). I don’t think I need to summarise, if you’ve visited before you’ll get the picture; if not, well, take a look around here … More The Ultimate Style & Dating Fix Part 1: Take Me Down to the Paradise City – Stepping Up My Dating Game
I want to talk about something that can take you a long way in life and can stop you from ever making the most of the talents that you’ve been given. Confidence. Or, as I’m going to refer to it a little later, (con)fidence (bear with me, I promise I’m not going to disappear up … More I’m the King of the World! I’m the Pits of the World! (The Confidence Trickster)
Do you know what I struggle with? Pulling a lass. Obviously. Ok, so that was my attempt at self-deprecating humour (although admittedly the facts don’t lie), but, in my defence, trying to meet someone that you are compatible with and that you can actually find the time to see, whilst juggling a busy job with … More Let It Go Dude…
It’s funny how things have a way of coming together, how scattered pieces of the jigsaw neatly slot together all of their own accord. Perhaps funny isn’t the most appropriate word in the circumstances, because funny is very far from how things feel. Things have happened recently that hurt as much as – if not … More Love, Betrayal & Deceit
Living in England there are some things that you come to expect: Not having a a summer Scary headlines about immigrants in the Daily Mail. Every day Being unable to drive more than 10 miles without encountering roadworks. With nobody working at them And as much as we (I) may complain and moan about them, … More ’They Think It’s All Over… It Is Now!’
A couple of inches – such are the margins between victory and defeat. I really could use a few extra inches. Not many – I’m not greedy – just a couple; just two inches more and maybe, just maybe, I would cross the winning line. So to speak. Well, that’s what I’m telling myself anyway. … More Just How Much Difference Can a Couple of Inches Make?
SATs. Yep, it’s that time of year when Standard Assessment Tests are striking fear into the hearts of children and teachers up and down the country. It’s a long time since I sat an exam although I have faced a lot of tests lately, mostly in the form of first dates. Yes, first dates are … More SATs Week – The Singles’ Assessment Test