Would You Date Outside Your Age Group?

It has become far more acceptable in recent years for us to date outside the traditional two year age gap.  There was a time when men dating significantly younger women were seen as predatory, sleazy or “only interested in one thing.”  When women who dated younger men were assumed to want to mother them or again, to be using them as some sort of nubile sex toy.  Thanks goodness nowa ...

Women - Make Your Move!

Why is it that men are still five times more likely to ask a woman out, than the other way around? The idea of the big man doing the big ask echoes back to a time when women sat demurely biting their tongue, wearing restrictive clothing and doing everything that men asked of them. A time that didn’t respect women’s independence, strengths or rights on any level. In fact, if you believe th ...

Should I Text Him?

You've had a hot date. You think he likes you. You certainly like him, ooh yes! Your phone is burning a hole in your handbag? But should you text him?It's a condundrum that most of us have to face early on in the dating game. That fun-but-awkward time when the boundaries for the relationship haven't quite been established. Too much texting and you look desperate and stalkerish. Too little a ...

Being With You Makes Me Feel Like This

Ten Ways Being With You Makes Me Feel

Being with you makes me feel like dancing in the rain.Being with you makes me feel like there's nothing in the whole world that could scare me.Being with you makes me wake up in the morning with cold feet but a warm heart. Being with you makes me feel like all the wishes I ever wished just came true. Being with you and not being with you is how I measure time. When I dream of being wi ...

Cupid's Dating

Top Reasons to Date with Cupid

Have you ever tried online dating before? Surprisingly most singles in the UK have either thought about online dating or have already taken the plunge and given it a go. What are you waiting for? Literally hundreds of thouands of UK singles are already using an online dating site. But why should you join Cupid.co.uk? Firstly because unlike some dating sites Cupid.co.uk is fre ...

Mobile Dating with Cupid

There are so many ways to date these days. Web, tablet, mobile - even on your Xbox or gaming console. And (gasp) maybe even in real life with speed dating, slow dating, group dating, location-based dating. It's hard to know where to begin sometimes! Well, Cupid isn't one to let technology pass him by - in fact he's a secret gadget fiend. Cupid's launc ...

Christmas Gift Woman

Christmas Dating With Cupid

Holiday greetings! Here's Cupid with some thoughts and advice on how to make the most of dating opportunities in the Christmas and New Year holiday season. You might think that the Xmas holidays are just for family and friends - a downtime for dating - but actually with a little forward-thinking there can be chances a-plenty! So here's my advice to get the best ...

Romance in the park

Most Romantic Parks in the UK

You've only got to read a few online dating profiles to realise that walking in Britain's gorgeous parklands and public gardens is one of the most romantic ways to get to know a new love. So we've collected the UK's top ten parks for you to help romance develop. Cupid makes falling in lo ...

Marriage Proposals

Most Romantic Marriage Proposals EVER

There's nothing quite like a marriage proposal to bring a little tear to the eye. It's a moment you'll remember for the rest of your life. Today both men and women are getting more and more creative in the ways they propose.We scoured the Internet for days looking for the WORLD'S MOST ROMANTIC PROPOSALS, and watched hundreds of proposals! We found that love is alive, kicking and still driving pe ...

Dating opportunities

Make This Your Year of Love

2012 is upon us, and with Christmas over and the presents put away, our thoughts are turning towards new relationships. There's really no better time to find romance, with spring just around the corner, and a whole year of dating opportunities ahead of us. But it's no time to be complacent. In love, good things don't come to those who wait, they come to those who are proactive and have a ...