Is Tinder Now A Normal Part Of Dating?
By Tahlia Peppard May 1, 2019 (No)
Not much is said nowadays about Tinder. It’s kind of fallen by the wayside, rarely mentioned but at the same time acknowledged. But don’t get me wrong, I think it’s still very much in use. Millennials make up 79% of users worldwide. We thought Tinder is used just for your casual hook-ups, nothing really serious. Of course, there are the exceptions to the rule where people go on the dating app in search of someone they could see a future with – but trust me, these people are far and few between. Although, 80% of users say they are looking for long-term relationships. To answer the above question, I think […]
The Best Date Nights Dublin’s Got To Offer This Christmas
By Evan Coughlan December 18, 2017 (No)
Struggling to think of somewhere to bring your other half this holiday season? Yeah, the 12 pubs with a big group of friends is a great night out, but it’s not really the most romantic thing you could do together. How about dinner with the in-laws? No, you definitely don’t want to make a date night out of that! Forget about all that; the guys at The Sharpe have put a list together of the best date nights Dublin has to offer, this holiday season. Après Dublin Now, if you want to bring your date somewhere a bit more traditional with food and market stalls galore, then Après Dublin is the place for […]
Should You Break Up With Someone Coming Up To Christmas?
By Tahlia Peppard December 9, 2017 (No)
Breakups suck, no matter what time of year. The holiday season, though, has its own magical way of making a rough patch feel unbearable. Ultimately, you have to be the one to decide if you should finish out the year alone or stay the course. This is a really tough question and I’m sure loads of people have been in this particular predicament and not known what to do. Of course there are two possible solutions to this question; no you shouldn’t or yes, you really should. Firstly, before getting started, I would suggest talking about your issues and concerns with your partner. If nothing changes, you may need to decide […]
Apps That Will Improve Your Love Life
By Ryan Grace August 4, 2017 (No)
Let’s face it, dating can be pretty tough these days. Finding the time to search for Mr/Ms Right isn’t always easy, and can often be really frustrating. Well thank goodness there’s an app for that! The dating game has changed, and it’s never been easier to connect with other people online. With dozens of apps to help your love life, you could just be a few clicks away from finding that special someone. Apps play a huge part in romance and not just in terms of dating apps; there are an endless amount of apps available that can improve our communication with partners but also, assist our sex lives too. […]
4 Simple Ways To Meet Women
By Ryan Corry June 26, 2017 (No)
We all know how hard it can be to go out on the pull with no groundwork done. Some of us prefer to have a bit of contact through social media and maybe try and act on it, here’s some of the best ways to meet girls in Ireland. Tinder It might sound like a last resort option however it doesn’t have to be used as a dating site to meet random girls and hook up, but don’t knock that idea either. You can try using it with a low distance setting so you’re getting a lot of girls you may know already. Maybe you have your eye on one […]
5 Worst Things to Hear on a First Date
By theSharpeUser November 15, 2016 (No)
Living in Ireland, the closest you get to a first date most of the time is a drunken shift inside or outside a nightclub late on a Saturday night. With any bit of luck, someone will have enough of their wits about them to realise if the scene is a bit too much from the outside looking in. Other than that, maybe a trip to the cinema or something else not too formal seems to be the norm. But we are getting slightly better at dating thanks to the web and Tinder. Here are five things that the lads hate hearing on those first dates: Anything at all related to […]
Six Things Women Hate Men Doing on Dates
By theSharpeUser November 3, 2016 (No)
If you want there to be more dates, then it is advisable you avoid committing the following date crimes: Checking your phone If you are out on a date, whether it be in a restaurant or a park, keep your phone usage to a minimum. There is nothing more disheartening than thinking that you are less important than your date’s phone and who else they’re talking to. A date is about spending time with your significant other, so you should give them your undivided attention and actually engage in conversation. A phone screen should not take precedence over the woman you care for, unless it is essential. Talking about yourself […]
Getting Dumped…What Are the Options?
By theSharpeUser July 10, 2016 (No)
They’ve finally cracked and sent you packing, it feels like the whole world is falling down around you because now you find yourself trying to ease your way back into the single life without being reminding of him/her by everything you see. They say every cloud has a silver lining, and this is no different. Being dumped has its positives and the options are there. THE REBOUND My favourite and possibly the best one of all. Go flying straight back into the single life with a good old rebound. It might be someone that was sniffing around your relationship sensing doom before you were, it might be an ex who […]