Relationships

30 October 2019

10 Things couples do on Halloween

If you and your partner love Halloween and all the tricks and treats it brings- here are some things you might recognise... Buy loads of sweets- 'For the trick or treaters' ...
29 October 2019

Seven ways to support a partner who has had a stroke

A stroke can happen to anyone at any time- with one happening every 5 minutes in the UK. Juliet Bouverie, CEO of the Stroke Association, tells us how to support ...
27 October 2019

How to handle your monster-in-law

When we embark on a new relationship, amongst the many things that make us nervous, impressing our partner’s friends and family is certainly one of them. Our potential future mother-in-law ...
27 October 2019

Survive the mother-in-law this Christmas: How to

To celebrate the launch of Mrs Brown’s Boys new DVD boxset, which includes Series One, Series Two and a Mrs Brown’s Boys Christmas Special, top TV psychologist Donna Dawson has ...
27 October 2019

Making an effort with mother-in-law could prevent divorce

It’s a common thought that many of us will never get on with our mother-in-laws but new research says that trying to would be in your best interest, if you’re ...
26 October 2019

10 Things you’ll recognise if you’re dating someone who loves mince pies

...and you hate them... Today is National Mincemeat Day so we celebrate all the mince pie lovers out there and their partners too!  Your partner has one brand they like- ...
26 October 2019

10 Reasons to carve a pumpkin with your partner tonight

Today is National Pumpkin Day- a time to get creative with your lover and a pumpkin. Here's why... Carving out the innards takes time- Which can encourage conversation between you ...
26 October 2019

10 Ways to make a difference to your partner’s bad day

When your partner leaves the house dreading the day or has an unexpected bad day at work, there are a few things you can do to help the situation. Make ...
25 October 2019

10 Things that will turn your relationship sour

Certain behaviours and reactions are sure to riddle your relationship with resentment, disappointment and or anger. Here are just a few you might want to avoid.  Talking about yourself all ...
20 October 2019

Seven ways Brexit has influenced dating in the UK

Courtesy of Datingroo Just imagine you are on a date and everything goes as planned. The conversation is nice, you like each other, the food is good, drinks go down smoothly, ...
17 October 2019

Four ways to save a relationship on the edge

If you feel like your relationship is teetering over the precipice, here we have four top tips for bringing you back from the cliff face to mark National Edge Day. ...
15 October 2019

Why success on a dating app is about so much more than the first message

By Crystal Cansdale at The Inner Circle If you type ‘first messages on a dating app’ into Google, you get 161,000,000 results. Most of which are articles giving single people advice ...
14 October 2019

Step-by-step guide to supporting a partner through menopause

The menopause is a major transition during a women’s lifespan, and is often accompanied by physical, emotional and social changes. The classic symptoms such as hot flushes and night sweats ...

14 October 2019

How millennials are helping their parents find love again

Are you newly single and considering dating after 50? It might seem like a daunting prospect at first, but know you’re not alone. There are 7.5 million single, widowed or ...
7 October 2019

10 Ways to keep the light in your relationship when times are tough

Every couple goes through hard times- whether it's money troubles, working too hard, job losses, health concerns or unexpected events. People in relationships have to find ways to keep the ...
6 October 2019

10 Reasons to go on a Halloween break with your lover

With the darks nights closing in and summer beginning to feel like a distant memory, there’s never been a better time to grab a weekend away with your partner to ...
5 October 2019

Do nice guys finish last?

Written by We-Vibe’s Relationship Expert Dr Becky Spelman The research shows that nice guys typically don’t finish last— but that they are playing the long game, and don’t always see ...

3 October 2019

Technology and relationships: A blissful duo or a recipe for disaster?

According to recent estimates, we pick up our smartphones over 85 times a day and spend an average of 25 hours online every week. Using our connected devices more and ...
3 October 2019

Seven times technology gets in the way of your relationship (and how to overcome it)

Today is National Techies Day- a day to remember all that technology gives us but also all that it takes away just as quickly. Here are just a few ways ...
2 October 2019

10 Things you’ll recognise if you’re dating someone who’s in love with their car

As it's Name Your Car Day, we reflect on the things your partner will do if they have an unhealthy relationship with their car.  You have to allow time at the ...
1 October 2019

What makes wordplay the most attractive style of humour?

By Rachael Lloyd What’s the difference between a calendar and me? A calendar has dates. Get it!? All right, so maybe I need to go back comedy school. It could ...
30 September 2019

Seven reasons why staying single is good for your health

Although Christmas and Valentine’s Day can be a simple and cruel reminder that you’re single, it could actually be a blessing for your health! A woman who celebrated her 107th ...
29 September 2019

Seven reasons why you don’t need to find your intellectual match when dating

By Match’s dating expert, Hayley Quinn We all know it’s a mistake to look for perfection in a partner. Instead what you really need to be looking for is someone who ...
29 September 2019

10 Reasons to take your partner to a coffee house today

We reflect on the importance of taking some time out with your partner in a coffee house to share some drinks and conversation. You have to sit opposite one another- ...