Articles tagged 'meeting up'

Help! I need to cancel a date

Help! I need to cancel a date

You have arranged to go on a date with someone whom you have met online and you are excited about finally getting to meet them, but now something has come up and you have to cancel the date. What should you do?...

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How to let them down gently

How to let them down gently

Being in a situation where you have to turn people down may sound like a dream at first, but it can be a tricky to find the best way to do it. Here is how to politely let someone down gently at every stage of the...

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Dating Rules Everyone Breaks

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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Tips for a First Date at the CLA Game Fair

Tips for a First Date at the CLA Game Fair

It’s that time of year again – the CLA Game Fair is on this weekend and thousands of Muddy Matches members will be flocking to the event for a great day, or even weekend out. It’s also a great place to meet for...

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Give Chemistry a Chance

Give Chemistry a Chance

Love at first sight is a beautiful thing and it does happen, but in most cases you become more attracted to someone the more you get to know them. Looking for an instant spark could mean that you miss out on someone...

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The Date before Your First Date

The Date before Your First Date

So you have found someone online that seems to tick all the right boxes. You have been messaging one another and you discover you have several things in common, so what next? The next stage is meeting up, but you wonder...

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Beat First Date Nerves

Beat First Date Nerves

Congratulations, you’re about to meet up with your new date for the first time, which means that you’ve made a good first impression!  Although going on a first date can be very exciting, it can also be a little...

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Making the Most of Singles Events

Making the Most of Singles Events

Singles events have received a lot of press coverage recently, thanks to the release of First Catch Your Husband: Adventures on the Dating Front Line by Sarah Bridge. Choosing an event A lot can be learnt from Sarah...

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First Date Checklist

First Date Checklist

If like me, you lose the power of thought when you’re incredibly nervous you may just find it helpful to consult our handy checklist before setting off on a first date: (more…)...

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Olympic Themed Dates

Olympic Themed Dates

Getting hold of last-minute tickets to the Olympics has become a sport in its own right, but there are plenty more ways to enjoy the action with your date, from free sporting events to sampling a bit of culture:...

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Long Distance Dating – Meeting Up

Long Distance Dating – Meeting Up

In our last post we discussed why you should broaden your search to include members from further afield, but how do you go about meeting them for the first time? Meet in the middle If you’ve agreed to meet with...

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