As Christmas loomed, we started discussing presents – and Dan asked for the most tuneless instrument known to man, a didgeridoo.
If you know you'll be dating in January and you want to feel great and look sexy, you're more likely to think twice before consuming that fourth mince pie.
Rather than playing yet another interminable game of Monopoly or Trivial Pursuit, get your family to help you set up your profile on MSF.
They will have an absolute ball writing your profile and you'll have something very original to put online.
And not just “any someone,” but a person you think might turn out to be the romantic partner you’ve been looking for?
The key word here is “might.” After only a few promising dates, it is still too soon to tell.