Take the lead… but don’t lead me on.

Written by Kelsay Gault Because no one likes mixed signals Image by Murad Osmann There’s something to be said about being with someone who makes you work a little bit for their attention. They’re busy and, well, they don’t always have time for you. You’re on your toes – can they hang out today? what […]

Should you drink the Kool-Aid?

Written By Dante Lombardi Calgary’s men have money to spend and a few lessons to learn. That being said, business is booming for dating coaches in YYC. So, for all you single people out there who are looking for relationships, or even just a one night stand – the question is: should you drink that […]

Tearin’ up Tinder

  Up your chances of getting swiped right. Want to up your chances on Tinder? Take these tips into your weekend Tindering. Don’t give your phone number out: Tinder includes chat room for a reason.  If your phone number gets into the wrong hands, it could lead to creepy texts and it’s a hassle to get […]

Don’t Call Me Baby

What gives him the right to call you baby? Once in awhile you have a fantastic first date. You can’t wait to see them again. This wasn’t one of those times. Great eyes, great arms, smooth french accent. The date was nice enough and he was straight up, “I want to see you again”. I […]

Tinder: The Actual Date

Nope. Nope. Nope. Hmmmm…. Swipe right. Nope. Nope. Nope. Crossfit and a vegan? Nope. Show me your face….nope. It’s addictive. Boom- match. Kind of exciting, until the conversation goes a little something like this: “ Hey beautiful. Can I get you out of those wet clothes and into a dry martini?” Or my favourite so far “ […]

How to Rock the Second Date

We stress so much about the first one, but the second date is way more important. It doesn’t matter how good the first date went, it’s the second date that often determines if things could move forward or fade out. The second date is your chance to relax and reveal a little more about yourself. […]

Made to measure – Made to fit

Local style-guy Akash Bir tells you men how to measure up. Men.  It’s time.  Its finally time to invest in a suit. Or hell, even a blazer.  I see it everyday.  This guy is wearing a three button suit, the other guy is wearing an over sized sport coat with ill sized tacky khaki’s. It’s […]

Man Style: Do’s &Dont’s

Local man-style specialist Akash Bir weighs in on men’s fashion trends.  So the selfie infused, Jared Leto clad Oscar’s are over.  Christmas is done.  Your NYE hangover is finally cured, our visas are paid off with mediocrity.  You’ve successfully failed at all your dietary resolutions.  In fact you may have even gained a few “ell-bees” […]

8 Things Guys Secretly Love

A great post from our chivalry expert James Sama– sharing the guys perspective on what guys secretly love! Whether a guy is just starting to date a woman or is in a committed relationship with her, there are small things that she may do without thinking twice that guys secretly love. While there are many, here […]

Confession: The Magic 8 Ball

Lessons learned from my friend Zoe.   “When Nick and I broke up my mom had to take away my Magic 8 ball.” In an attempt for answers, my then sixteen year old friend Cynthia clung tight to her 8 ball for the clarity she so desperately wanted post-breakup. In the same way we used […]

The Double Date: How Group Dating Can Improve Your Relationship

Double the date is double the fun! If you’ve been with your significant other for a while now you may find yourself slipping into the comfort zone. Dinner and a movie have  become your weekend routine and you typically don’t find yourself talking too much on dates. Maybe you’ve run out of things to talk about or you […]