Slimming World has recently come under fire for suggesting you should drop your fat friends if you want to lose weight. Well Thanks. What if you ARE the fat friend? Are we are too fat to fit in? The reality is that those of us carrying excess weight are already put off socialising and exercising out of… Continue reading Too Fat to Fit in? Why size shouldn’t stop you socialising.
I love autumn. Out come the chunky knits, long boots and I can kick at the fallen leaves whilst drinking my pumpkin spice latte. But it also brings another horror alongside Halloween; Loved up couples are f*cking everywhere. Its cuffing season and if you are Single AF like me then you need a survival guide to… Continue reading Cuffing Season: The Survival Guide for Singles.
The last few years has seen a rise in social apps, where you can meet new people at the click of a button. It seems a great idea to make socialising easy. But are they really the best way to make new friends? Will swiping right lead you to meeting your soul sister or… Continue reading ‘My Bff is a serial killer.’ The Dark Side of Social Apps
Over 10 years ago, I found myself alone in Manchester after my life and marriage fell apart. I took the first job I could. I was a divorced 30-something father-of-two in a strange city with no friends locally. I missed company on a weekend. I realised that had to change and I needed to… Continue reading Want to meet new people in Manchester? I did and my life changed for the better.