Common issues


Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

Could the fairy tale ‘Beauty and the Beast’ speak to you? To be honest I’m totally shocked at how the society we live in today judges people almost exclusively by pictures. Take Tinder for example – the smart phone dating app where you swipe left or right…


It’s not set in stone

It’s not set in stone

So often I hear from a member that they aren’t going to contact someone who’s profile they’ve received because it says something like ‘doesn’t want to meet someone with children’ for example. So they reject that profile and don’t contact the person. May I politely say…


How busy are you really Part 2

How busy are you really Part 2

How are you spending your time? How busy are you really Part 2 I have previously written an article titled ‘How busy are you really?’ which struck a cord with a number of members who I’ve chatted to about it. But one of them was saying that time was an abstract…


Gardening and Dating – by Sheila Jacobs

Gardening and Dating – by Sheila Jacobs

Gardening and dating Gardening and dating – What has gardening got to do with dating? Well, unless you’ve met a landscape gardener, or someone who loves their allotment, probably not much…? Ha! Well, let me surprise you….. I have a very large garden. It has been…