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The Dating Report

Everything you need to know
about dating love and
relationships

Hi, I'm Louanne Ward.
With 25 years of experience as a dating expert and matchmaker I'll share the latest tips, trends, truths and myths so you can master modern dating and relationships in the digital age.

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HOW DO YOU TELL SOMEONE YOU DON’T WANT TO SEE THEM ANYMORE?

HOW TO KNOW WHEN YOU’RE READY TO CALL IT QUITS, WHAT TO SAY AND WHEN + FREE plug and play scripts to break up with someone at any stage   From online chats, a few dates in to exclusive for years, everything you need to know to break up with someone (easily and nicely) So … Continue reading HOW DO YOU TELL SOMEONE YOU DON’T WANT TO SEE THEM ANYMORE?

Articles September 13, 2021
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Virtual Dating Rules And Reality

Like it or not the future of dating is very much in the now – no more relying on things going back to the way they were. Dating has transitioned from meeting organically IRL at parties, pubs, social events, work, etc to meeting online with the help of technology – we connect online then have … Continue reading Virtual Dating Rules And Reality

Advice, Articles, relationships September 11, 2021
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6 Reasons You Could Still Be Single And What To Do To Change It

Like many singles you’ve probably been asked “why are you single” and you’ve no doubt pondered the same thing. I mean you are great right? You are independent, kind, have heaps going for you, good looking and an all-round great catch so why is it so hard to find the one? Maybe there are just … Continue reading 6 Reasons You Could Still Be Single And What To Do To Change It

Advice, Articles, relationships September 11, 2021
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Get Real: The Biggest Lessons We Can Learn From Australia’s Favourite Reality Dating Shows

A breakdown of the lifelong love lessons we can take from popular reality dating shows like The Bachelor and Married at First Sight.   If our obsession with seasonal workplace sweepstakes and ritualistic wine and cheese nights are anything to go by, reality dating shows have well and truly stolen our hearts. There’s just something about watching, … Continue reading Get Real: The Biggest Lessons We Can Learn From Australia’s Favourite Reality Dating Shows

Advice, Articles, relationships August 27, 2021
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Do’s & don’ts of dating in 2021

12 impactful ways to date during snap lockdown and beyond   We’ve seen it all before… From How I Met Your Mothers’ Ted and Robin making a pact to marry each other if they’re both single at 40, to Carrie and Mr. Big’s on-again, off-again fling, come relationship in Sex and the City, even fictional … Continue reading Do’s & don’ts of dating in 2021

Advice, Articles, relationships August 13, 2021
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Could You Be Cheating And Not Even Know It?

Are you micro-cheating? What harmless behaviours we all do could actually be considered cheating + examples 15 signs you or your partner could be micro-cheating   Infidelity used to mean one thing: sneaking around with someone other than your partner. From emotional cheating between Rachel and Joey on Friends to movies titled The Other Woman, … Continue reading Could You Be Cheating And Not Even Know It?

Advice, Articles, relationships July 23, 2021
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5 New Dating Terms To Get Familiar With

Icing Delaying commitment and making up a reason or to defer progressing in a relationship. How to spot the signs They say things like. “I wish I had more time to spend with you”. “As soon as I get this big contract out of the way, my time will free up and I will make … Continue reading 5 New Dating Terms To Get Familiar With

Advice, Articles, relationships July 2, 2021
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How To Raise Your Sex Appeal And Attractiveness

From symmetrical faces to beards and ambiguous attraction, historical and modern studies of sexual attraction have left many of us wondering what really makes someone appealing?  Often we believe it comes down to personal preference, but there are some fundamental, biological, scientifically-proven traits that boost sex appeal, and none of us are immune to them. … Continue reading How To Raise Your Sex Appeal And Attractiveness

Advice, Articles, relationships June 30, 2021
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6 NEW Habits To Break Dating App Disappointment And Get Dates You Really Want

How to get the dates you really want with healthy dating habits   Dating can feel like a game of hit and miss, turning to dating apps or creating an online profile has become the “new norm” when it comes to dating. With so much choice, getting a date is easy, but finding someone you … Continue reading 6 NEW Habits To Break Dating App Disappointment And Get Dates You Really Want

Advice, Articles, relationships June 17, 2021
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