Tag: Dating

Men and Dating Too Soon

DATING FOR DISTRACTION In July SYBD celebrated its 15th birthday. Born out of personal experience you might say that it’s my baby. I have watched it grow and populate with stories – crazy stories, heartbreaking stories, funny stories, betrayal stories and universal stories – you name it, I’ve probably heard it. It’s almost been enough to put […]

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New Kitchens, Life & Flirtationships

New Kitchens, Life & Flirtationships What follows are just some ramblings about my new kitchen, being stressed, surrendering, flirtationships and something so cute about dating that you won’t want to miss. Read on my lovelies. So it all started one day last week, I woke up feeling stressed out and the phrase “Man plans, God Laughs” […]

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SYBD ARCHIVE: Is This “The One”? – by Curt Degenhart

Lately I’ve been going back through the archives of SYBD when I came across this article from 2001. It’s a seemingly-timeless topic from Curt Degenhart who writes all about “the one” (….if there is such a thing that is). What do you think? Is this article relevant eleven years later? ************** Is This The One? What’s […]

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SYBD: Ex Moved On? Relax, It’s Not a Race…

I often spout the words that “no one likes to be replaced”, and I believe that this goes just as much for dumpers as dumpees. (I even wrote a lengthy blog pertaining to this very subject about a year or so ago: Help: I’ve Been Replaced) – but it’s a subject worth expanding upon. It […]

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Q&A: Chrissie Manby on Finding Mr. or Mrs. Right

For many years I’ve been a fan of Chris (now Chrissie) Manby’s novels, so I was delighted when her newest book ‘Getting Over Mr Right’ arrived in my mailbox this past weekend… At thirty-seven years old, Chrissie is now happily engaged to her own “Mr Right”, so now it seems the “right” time to ask […]

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GUEST BLOG: Australia’s ‘reality chick’ on Red Flags of Dating

Good Signs This week we hand over the Guest Blog to Australia’s dating expert from NW Magazine –  reality chick. This week’s topic is one that’s dear to my heart and threads about “Red Flags” have come up again and again over the years. (This one is a particular fave). Is it a case of […]

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GUEST BLOG: Alan Gillies “How Not To Appear Too Eager to Date…”

Happy Monday everyone. Here is today’s ‘Guest Blog’ from Alan Gillies for those who are looking to jump back in that dating pool. How not to appear too eager for a date after you’ve been dumped! So you have made it out of the doldrums, you’ve picked yourself up and dusted yourself down. It’s taken […]

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ASK SYBD: “Should I delete my ex from Facebook?”

ISN’T ONLINE NETWORKING A MIXED BLESSING? When things are going good in life – those online networking sites can be a real treat. Facebook, MySpace, Bebo et al. When you break up though – it gets tricky. “Delete or not to delete?” that is the question. Just as “can exes be freinds” is a common […]

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