Articles in category 'Relationship Advice'

Dating Red Flags

There's no point wasting time dating people who aren't right for you, so here are some things to look out for early on that may suggest that your relationship won't work out. Not spending time together If you're like...

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Dating Attachment Styles

Your attachment style influences how you behave in a relationship and what type of relationship that you desire. There are three main types of relationship attachment styles - secure, anxious and avoidant. (more…)...

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Help…My Ex is Online Dating

We get a lot of phone calls and emails from people who are concerned about their ex partner being a Muddy Matches member, or that they may potentially be a member. If you know that your ex is on Muddy Matches - don't...

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There’s No Such Thing as a Bad Date

You’ve just got back from a date with someone who you found to be about as attractive as a mouldy sandwich, but all is not lost. There's no such thing as a bad date in the grand scheme of things, even bad dates have...

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Dating Rules Everyone Breaks

Dating rules are repeated time and time again, because they have been tried and tested. However, there are lots of dating rules that get broken on a regular basis by those who go on to have happy relationships. Here...

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5 Signs it’s Time to Move on

If you've just started a relationship and aren't sure whether the person is right for you, there are two options; wait and see or cut your losses. Here are a few signs that you should unhide your profile and put...

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Great Dating Blog Awards Nominee

The Muddy Matches Dating Blog has been nominated for the Great Dating Blog Awards in the category of Best Niche Dating Blog. The prestigious and independent award has been running for three years and recognises the best...

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10 Reasons to Date a Farmer

If you search for ‘marrying a farmer’ online you’ll find lots of blog posts about all the quirks of being a farmer’s wife or husband. These quirks range from having drawers full of twine ‘just in case’...

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What To Do When You Start Dating Someone

Can I go on first dates with two different people in one week? We've met a couple of times, are we an item now? Should I remove my profile from the site? The early days of dating can be a bit of an etiquette nightmare...

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Signs Someone isn’t Ready to Date Yet

Before we start, there are exceptions to every dating rule, so there may be people who fit into these categories who are in fact ready to date. However, on the whole these are good indicators of whether someone is ready...

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