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The Art of Making Friends – nothing ventured nothing gained

Loneliness and Why it’s Good to Get Together Making friends and finding relationships: for some, this social skill is a natural talent. For others, well, they make it look harder than the Inca Trail without a Sherpa. We spoke about loneliness in last week’s blog, and we continue to be astounded by the fact that… Read more »

Loneliness and Why it’s Good to Get Together

Loneliness and Why it’s Good to Get Together Loneliness. It’s becoming so chronic that in January 2018, the Prime minister appointed a Minister for Loneliness to tackle the issue. Here we look at how loneliness affects people at different stages of life, and what we can do about it. The Roaring 20’s You’re young, with… Read more »

How Important is a ‘Healthy’ Relationship? The benefits of exercise when you’re single

How Important is a ‘Healthy’ Relationship? The benefits of exercise when you’re single It may not seem like your obvious Friday night dose of romance, but you could do a lot worse for your love life than heading to the gym for a workout. Have you ever heard the saying ‘couples who sweat together stay… Read more »

Why small lies cause big problems on your dating profile

Why small lies cause big problems on your dating profile The online dating profile. A catalogue of half-truths and downright lies. Whilst studies have found that the most deceptive element of a person’s online profile is their picture, it doesn’t end there… Every day, people tell what they believe are little white lies on their… Read more »

The Psychology of Colour

The Psychology of Colour Some people have wardrobes that are bursting with colour. Others apply the same organised logic to their clothing colour scheme as they do when decorating their tree at Christmas. Colour psychology is a weird and wonderful thing. Psychologists tell us that we all have a fall back colour that we trust… Read more »

Guest Blog – What to wear to the races – A Guys Guide

Guest Blog – What to wear to the races – A Guys Guide A day at the races is a quintessentially British tradition that we all love. Not only do we get the thrill of placing a bet, the races is a fun way to meet new people and enjoy a refreshing drink or two…. Read more »

Unusual Reasons to Bet on a Horse at the Races

Unusual Reasons to Bet on a Horse at the Races Ahead of our upcoming day at Ripon Races, we’ve been learning about all things horseracing. Eager to back a winner, we’ve been analysing the methods people use when placing a bet. Get your notepads out and your brains in gear; this is pretty clever stuff…. Read more »

Why do men resist singles events?

Why do men resist singles events? If there are two things we know here at FMD, its dating and events. However, despite our success, the male of the species remain a challenge when it comes to booking tickets. We’ve decided to tackle this head on. So gentlemen, we are going to tell you why we… Read more »

A Brief History of Gin

A Brief History of Gin Gin. It’s nothing short of fascinating. Here at FMD, we decided to take a look at how this infamous spirit has risen out of the bathtub to become the tipple of the chic and fashionable. We faced the task with ‘Dutch Courage’ to give you our top five gin facts…. Read more »