Dating Blog

Welcome the Dame of Dating!

Great news for every single soul out there, wherever in the world you are. Our senior consultant, Matchmaker-Extraordinaire and dating coach with over 25 years experience, now has a platform to share her wisdom, knowledge and skills. All at your fingertips,  to help you find your soulmate . Who is, most definitely, ...
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Melbourne Dining Trends

As outlined in an earlier post, we choose to organise dinners because we find them to be the best way of getting to know new people. That said, we also plan dinners because we love food, and know that lots of other Melbournians do too! From our weekly dinners, we ...
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Why it’s Great to Meet Over Dinner

by Anna Nash We choose to organise dinners for our members not only because it’s convenient, but because we believe it is the best way to meet and get to know others. When eating a meal with somebody, consciously or not, we are able to pick up on a whole ...
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5 Habits of Successful Daters

by Jill P. Weber Ph.D. Why is it that some people can date with ease and authenticity while others feel awkward and inhibited? When you date with ease, you date more frequently and are much more likely to meet the right person because you are exposed to more people. If you ...
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The Joy of Flirting

by Anna Nash One of the most common things we hear from our customers is that they don’t know how to flirt. Especially for women coming out of long-term relationships, it can be a struggle to remember how, or even if, they ever did it! Am I being too serious? ...
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Why Does Playing “Hard To Get” Feel So Desperate?

by Kirby Goldin, Ph.D. “Playing the game” should feel like a powerful experience. But for those of us who have delayed responding to a text, the power trip is short-lived, if it ever existed at all. Playing hard to get doesn’t make you a “player”; it makes you someone who ...
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Size does matter!

In our matchmaking service we hear all sorts of requirements about a future life partner, and we do our best to fulfill them and find a suitable match. At Dinner at Eight upgraded program, our clients can select three filters for their dinner match. Soon enough, we discovered a pattern ...
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Just get to know me!

We are living in a society, where it is easy to judge people. When you meet a random person in places like a bar or on public transport, we are ready to jump to conclusions and assume we know everything there is to know about them. If a gentleman says ...
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