Funny online dating pictures
This is the busiest time of year for the internet dating industry, as singletons try to find a date in time for Valentine’s Day.A recent study revealed that the right photo will help you land you the right man so single mum and Your Life columnist Siobhan Mc Nally, 44, decided to test out the look of love..
To give me even more feedback, I then asked professional dating coaches Jo Hemmings and Peter Spalton to look at my profiles and explain which ones would be the most successful and why.
My self-summary: I’m a 44-year-old working mum to one little schoolgirl.
What I’m doing with my life : Filling it with good friends, family… I’m really good at : Seeing the funny side of things.
The first things people usually notice about me : A smile. I spend a lot of time thinking about : How to squeeze a week’s worth of life into a day.
The six things I could never do without : My daughter, my friends, my kitchen, my i-gadgets, my music, and my hairdresser. And any food with enough chilli to make me go deaf.
On a typical Friday night I am : Cooking, dancing in the kitchen, opening wine and inviting people over. The most private thing I’m willing to admit : I think I may have been wrong on a few occasions.
Favourite books, movies, shows, music, and food : Historical novels. Expert opinion: “This is a fun profile, quirky but not weird,” says Peter, “although maybe I’d avoid listing Big Band music if you don’t want to attract so many oldies.” Jo agrees: “Frankly it’s the pictures that really matter, but this is a fun profile with a good line in self-deprecation.” Location: York Views: 124 Messages: 10 Result: I was quite impressed with the 10 messages I received, considering I’d kept all my clothes on in the picture.
Many were of the short, “Hi there” type, like forming a whole sentence would be just too much effort, but none stood out as particularly gruesome.
One poor bloke took the drawers pun at face value and told me (cue geek voice): “I’m very handy at opening jammed drawers in the office – I keep a toolkit for just such emergencies.” Expert opinion: “Are you in the girl scouts?Tags: Adult Dating, affair dating, sex dating