Breakups are hard and anyone that says otherwise should be asked to sit in a corner and think about their actions! Seriously though, it is hard and even harder if you have a history of depression or a mood disorder. Even when a relationship is no longer healthy or safe, breakups can be very painful … More DEPRESSION & DATING: HOW TO COPE DURING A BREAKUP (PT 1)
The response I have gotten from this series has been overwhelming! Imagine, someone made me cry when they shared how one of the posts helped them, I have been shocked to silence by the “Oh my God, I follow this series and I love it” comments and after the Single in Gidi Jazz & Wine … More TIPS ON DATING SOMEONE COPING WITH DEPRESSION
I’m back again with another post on our Depression and Dating series. Today I’ll draw from my experiences and also give some tips that I believe can help when your partner is having a depressive episode. As I mentioned in previous posts, dating while coping depression is a very tough mix but with the right … More DEPRESSION AND DATING: HOW TO DEAL WITH DEPRESSIVE EPISODES.
I’m back again with the depression and dating series, today I’ll talk about my experience; focusing on the relationships I’ve been in. I have also promised myself that I will be real and raw as much as possible.So please bear with me if I get a tad disjointed (I promise I’ll tie it all together … More DEPRESSION & DATING (PT. 2)
As I promised, I’m back with updates on my Tinder experiment, this time I have more observations as well as my somewhat quirky date with a man I’ve tagged the “Gingerbeardman”. So after my post, I had to immerse myself a little further into the app, you know as per undercover agent and researcher. I … More QUIRKY SINGLE GOES A-TINDERING: THE GINGERBEARDMAN
A couple of years ago I was officially diagnosed with Clinical Depression, Anxiety and Panic Disorder (me sef I know it is a mouthful). This diagnosis was made when I was still living in England, I was given medication and used to have psychotherapy sessions once a week for a while but a part of … More DEPRESSION & DATING: THE QUIRKY SINGLE EXPERIENCE.
So I joined Tinder…. for the third time. Oh the many things I do for you all. I know I’ve been MIA but let’s just agree that I was away on a secret mission to save the world and yes I succeeded!! See, I knew you’d forgive me..xoxoxo I previously wrote about online dating in … More QUIRKY SINGLE GOES A-TINDERING
Let me introduce you to Mr F; the first man I actively informed that I liked and wanted to date. Can I hear someone shouting Feminism goals? Hehehehe Mr F is “the one who had to go away”, this is my twist on the normal saying “the one who got away”. You know those relationships … More F IS FOR AMAZING
“I want to take you on a proper date” he said He wanted to take me out on a proper date, I was wondering what was doing this one as we had known each other for years and I didn’t think that was necessary but hey open minded quirky single had to go with the … More MR E. – THE WEDDING PARTY
“I want to take you on a proper date” he said. This is the first part in a series about Mr E and how I was introduced to the legend that is a Lagos fuckboy. Pardon my French but he labelled himself that when I called him out on his actions, let me not get … More Mr E; NOT SO EASY EXPERIENCE