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How to make space for love in your life

Does love come naturally to you or do you struggle to make it click? We speak to relationship experts.


Six reasons not to start a relationship

It may be easy get into a relationship when the opportunity presents itself. But are you really going into it for the right reasons?


Men, here’s how to level up your grooming game

Well-groomed men are more likely to attract positive attention from others. So, make that perfect first impression.


Dating in the pandemic? Read this first!

Say you’re ready to go on a date with someone you’ve just met. Here are the new rules for dating amidst social distancing.


Online dating – the new space to find love

With internet dating seen as an “ice-breaker”, conversations are getting initiated online and singletons are swiping like never before to find their love interest.


Fun online events take meeting new people up a notch

From treasure hunts to cocktail parties, online events are getting increasingly creative and fun. Their success is all down to smart planning and careful curation behind the scenes.


How COVID-19 redefined dating

Corona virus has upended the ways people meet and work, and dating is no stranger to it. New trends have transformed how people connect and sustain relationships.


Top five techniques to win people over effortlessly

Wondering how to build a quick rapport with others and build that affinity immediately? It can be made easy! By keeping these simple techniques in mind you can connect with almost anyone you meet.


Finding love – the millennial style

Does love come easy to millennials? We speak to relationship experts, who share some simple strategies for millennials to keep in mind when looking for the perfect partner.


Easy ways to make your dating profile stand out

Wondering how to find love while being socially distant? Here are some tips and strategies that will help you make way for cupid to strike you online.


Spot the signs – finding the right personality match

How can you tell if someone is going to be interested in you? It’s easier when you know how to read the character traits of the other person.


How to look your best on online dates

First impressions count, even on online dates. So, how do you best present yourself to build a lasting connection? Here are some styling tips to help boost your chances online.


Online dating conversations

Going social via online dates has become the new norm during the ‘stay at home’ period, but how do you make your online chats run smoothly? Here are some useful tips to help you get started.


How to find love during social distancing

Wondering how to find love while being socially distant? Here are some tips and strategies that will help you make way for cupid to strike you online.


5 signs you’re ready to take the relationship to next level

Here are some signs that show you’re ready to make the commitment.


Disagreements Couples Tend To Have

Not seeing eye to eye with your partner? Fret not, working through conflicts can really benefit your relationship!


Meeting New People Is Easy With These Tips

While you are looking for new ways to make new connections, here are some tips on how you can expand your social circle.


Keeping Your Independence in a Relationship

Being in a relationship doesn’t mean throwing your sense of identity away and centering your life around your partner.


Rethinking the Passage of Life: 3 Mistakes to Avoid

Stable career and income first, then settle down? Life doesn’t always unfold like a structured five-year plan. In fact, who’s to say you can’t have both career and personal fulfilment?


4 Common Dating Myths Debunked

When we go on dates, sometimes we hold ourselves back because of certain “rules”. Well, some rules – like taboos and superstition – are best thrown out the window in this day and age.


Break Free from Your Fears

Rejection is a natural aspect of dating and everyone experiences it one way or another. Don’t let your fear of rejection stop you from dating successfully! Learn how to channel it into something positive with these tips.


An Introvert’s Guide to Dating

If you’re introverted, dates can be a nerve-wracking experience. But there are things you can do (and be aware of) to ease some of the stress.


4 Ways to Practise Self-care in a Relationship

When in a relationship, you have to remember that in order to be the best you can be, it’s important to take care of yourself – not just your better half.


6 Ways to Build Trust in a Relationship

Trust is the most important pillar of a thriving relationship. Here are six things you can do to build trust between you and your partner.


Valentine’s Day with a Twist

Set aside the dinner-and-movie formula and explore these exciting activities instead.


Your First Chinese New Year as a Couple

Tips to bear in mind when getting ready to ring in the Lunar New Year with your other half.


New Year, New You

Here are some ways to become a better version of yourself.


Popping the Question

Wondering how to take that next big step in your relationship? Before you get down on one knee, here’s how to maximise your chances of getting your other half to say ‘yes’.


5 Easy Ways to Couple Time

Here are some ways to keep the spark alive amid your busy schedules.


Music Makes the Love Go Round

Music has a way of bringing people together, and maybe that’s the missing key in your love life.


Reel-life Lessons

A look at three classic movie romances and their lessons on love.


Getting Your Groove Back

You’ve been experiencing a dating dry spell, and now it’s time to get back on the scene. Here are some tips to help get your groove back.


The Romance of Food

Biological anthropology postulates that food and love share an inseparable bond.


Winning Over Your Partner’s Friends

Feeling nervous about that first meeting with your significant other’s buddies? Here’s how to make a lasting, positive and genuine impression.


The Science of Love

How neuroscience, psychology and mathematics help us better understand why we’re so into this crazy little thing called love.


Balancing Act

Is there a possibility that you have become ‘too involved’ in a relationship, to the detriment of other aspects of your life? If so, it’s time to read the warning signs and restore the equilibrium!


Will Finding Your Soulmate Guarantee Happiness?

The ideal of that ‘one true love’ may be a romantic fantasy that blindsides you from seeing the potential in a relationship and makes finding and keeping love harder.


Calling All Animal Lovers

There’s nothing like being among a bunch of cute, lively critters to liven up a day out.


A Walk in the Park

Grab a mat, make some sandwiches and ask your significant other out on a date. Yes, we’re going on a picnic!


The Fault in Our Stars

This powerful film about two cancer-stricken teenagers teaches us a lesson on love, life and the acceptance of death.


Are You Ready to Go “Social Media Official”?

So you’ve found someone special, and want to break the happy news on social media. But have you really thought it through? Here are some questions to reflect on, and dos and don’ts to keep in mind.


Pick up a Hobby – and Make New Friends

Here's a list of fun workshops, where you can also meet people with similar interests and hobbies.


Splurge or save? Fun guaranteed!

Spend less time planning your date and more time enjoying it with these activities for every budget.


Making a Connection

Social apps are not always about romance. Sometimes, all we want them to do is to connect us with new people. Just fish out your mobile phone, fire up an app, and connect with like-minded individuals or organise a meet-up with new friends in no time.


Are You Commitment-Ready?

You’ve been dating for a while, and you feel like it is time to take the relationship to the next level – exclusivity. But are you both truly ready for the long haul? Here are signs to look out for, as well as what it takes to make it work.


4 Fun Cycling Routes to Explore

Cycling is increasingly becoming a favourite recreational activity for many, with newer roads and park connectors linking up the most scenic parts of Singapore. Here are four Instagram-worthy routes to check out with friends.


Dos and Don'ts for your next date

What turns people off on a date? Here are the top five no-nos, and how to avoid them.


Spice Up Your Conversations

Unless you're blessed with the gift of gab, we all have, at some point, had to rack our brains for conversation-starters or figure out how to liven a dull conversation.


Where to for Dinner, Love?

Good things come in pairs. For your next dinner date, match the food with something special to make it more memorable.


What's your Love Lingo?

Communication is key in every relationship. Here's how to decipher your partner's love language.


The More The Merrier

Widen your social circle and meet new friends at these great activities or fun group events


Love is in the Stars

First-born, middle child or baby of the family? The order in which you are born may influence your relationships in more ways than one.


The Mathematics of Love?

Not sure how to select a partner out of the dating pool? A simple math rule helps you select your special someone.


8 Steps to Long-Lasting Relationships

How do couples stay together for much longer than a decade? What's the secret to their longevity?


Going Old School

Text message? What text message? Our parents dated without smartphones and did just fine. In fact, in many ways, old school was more romantic.


5 Signs That Someone Is Into You

How to tell if your eye candy is eyeing you up — or the candy bar behind you?


The Dating Game

We've all experienced this before.


Digital Love

Whether or not you believe that men and women can be platonic friends, it can’t be denied that many successful relationships start out as friendships.


Heart Skipped A Beat

"I GROOVE TO JAMES BROWN, rock out to the Arctic Monkeys and love the occasional Taylor Swift revenge number."


Taking It To The Next Level

Whether or not you believe that men and women can be platonic friends, it can’t be denied that many successful relationships start out as friendships.


First Impression Counts

For some people, dressing up for a first date is an unexciting routine; after all, you’ve been there and done that.


Speed Dating Works

Making a connection in four minutes is possible. Learn the techniques here.


Build Your Own Profile

There is a science to creating an online profile – understanding what people pay attention to is key to be successful in your quest for online love.


Restaurant Rules for Romance

How to engineer an ideal dating activity or venue when meeting someone new


Dressing Your Age…?

At some point in our lives, we start wondering if we ought to start dressing our age.