How I Met Your Father: the one with the Tinder deserter

Kids, in the lead up to Women’s Day 2018, I matched with a visiting American tour guide, Mike*, on Tinder. After a brief hello, how are yous , how’s your day going and a “Your gorgeous” (I’d over looked his atrocious spelling when I really shouldn’t have!) compliment, Mike asked me out for drinks and […]

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How I Met Your Father: the one with the cute guy on the bus

“You seem like a sweet and amazing person and I just had to speak to you…”, he said, his light blue eyes twinkling in the afternoon sunlight. I blushed prettily and thanked this kind and soft-spoken cute guy on the bus for his compliment: “You’re too kind, sir.Thank you for being brave enough to talk […]

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How I Met Your Father: the one with the preteen romance

Kids, a huge part of why I took so long to meet your father was because I had experienced most of my dalliances a long, long time before then. Today, I’ll tell you about my brush with preteen romance… 1998… I was 12 and experiencing my second real crush … His name was Shafiek and […]

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How I Met Your Father :the one with #LoveAtFirstBite at Dunkin Donuts

Kids, on Valentine’s Day in 2017, I found #LoveAtFirstBite with Dunkin Donuts… Ok, fine, I fell in love with their quirky heart shaped offerings BUT I also experienced a resurgence of faith in the speed dating industry after attending the Dunkin Donuts ‘#LoveAtFirstBite speed dating event on Monday 13 February, 2017. I know I said […]

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Top 10 Survival Tips for Single Gals Valentine’s Day

By The Jax Blog @thejaxblog So it’s that time of year again and you find yourself Bridget Jonesing through life, do you stay at home and hide or do you celebrate? As tempting as it is to stalk your crush’s profile for the umpteenth time…don’t do it for the love of your own sanity. You […]

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How I Met Your Father : The One where I can’t say goodbye to New York

“Say you’ll share with me one love,one lifetime /Say the word and I will follow you” Kids,as my solo trip to New York came to an end in early January 2017, I was no where near ready to say goodbye to the Big Apple. More importantly,  I wasn’t ready to take my leave of the […]

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