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Jessie J
People

Jessie J’s self-care advice is a vital read for anyone nursing a broken heart

“Walk away from people or situations that trigger parts of you that are unhealthy,” advises Jessie J.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Sharon Stone
People

Sharon Stone was blocked by the dating app Bumble, and the reaction on Twitter was immense

Bumble users were convinced her profile couldn't be the real Sharon Stone.

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Anna Brech
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Illustration of woman's leg chained to heart inside a bear trap
Life

Time to break up? Here’s 4 surefire signs you’re dating the wrong person

Forget finding The One – spotting Not-The-Ones is a much more valuable skill, says Nell Frizzell.

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Nell Frizzell
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Life

This is the day of the year you’re most likely to download a dating app

‘Dating Sunday’ is fast approaching.

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Natalie Cornish
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Megan Murray
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First it was ghosting, now we're being glamboozled. What is this latest dating trend?

All dressed up with nowhere to go?

Is cuffing season a thing?
Opinion

“It’s winter and I’m single – where did all my coupled-up friends go?”

The effects of so-called “cuffing season” are real.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

The 14 best first date ideas in London for autumn and winter

From the classic dinner and drinks, to “you’ll never guess what we did last night” axe throwing...

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Nicola Rachel Colyer
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Long Reads

This is what it’s really like dating with HIV

“I’m not a victim. I’m an ordinary, happy person who happens to have HIV.”

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Verity Sullivan
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Lena Dunham
People

Lena Dunham’s sober dating experience in the UK is a wake-up call

"It was easy to find guys when I would drink"

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

Why men don’t message first on Tinder, according to science

Researchers set out to discover why men and women use dating apps differently

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Fleabagging is the Fleabag-inspired dating trend everyone can relate to

Fans of the show will immediately understand.

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Megan Murray
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Georgia Lewis Anderson
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Meet the woman building her own robotic boyfriend

Fei Liu is building a robot called Gabriel, coded with messages from her (human) ex-partner.

modern dating shelby lorman
People

Hilarious illustrations perfectly capture the stress of modern dating

Cult illustrator Shelby Norman is a woman after our own hearts.

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Shelby Lorman
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the slumflower
People

Chidera Eggerue aka The Slumflower shares her empowering daily mantra

Print it, laminate it and repeat it every day.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Intuitive dating: the answer to dating burnout?
Life

What is intuitive dating, and why are so many people talking about it?

The new approach will help to take the stress out of your search for love.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Let’s call this restaurant’s “romantic” gesture what it is – sexist

The upscale seaside restaurant gave couples different menus – the women's version had no prices on it.

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Jessica Rapana
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Life

Soft ghosting is the new millennial dating trend, and it actually makes a lot of sense

Has it happened to you?

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Megan Murray
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Maya Jama
People

Maya Jama expertly shuts down yet another dating question on TV

Seriously, can you stop asking her about it?

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Hollie Richardson
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Moya Crockett
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Modern Love review: best essays and episodes from the new Amazon series

The new series exploring love and relationships has finally landed.

Dogfishing: the latest millennial dating trend
Life

Dogfishing is the new millennial dating trend

Beware those puppy dog eyes...

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Lauren Geall
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