Commitment Phobia – Why some men insist on being Peter Pan

December 15, 2014 by admin in Dating Advice, Dating Disasters | 12

This post is for those that keep questioning why their man simply won’t commit. You bring it up every once in awhile and he shies away from the conversation. As professional Irish matchmakers, we’re here to explain why some men insist on being Peter Pan and will always have a strong case of commitment phobia….

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

December 5, 2014 by admin in Latest News, Media | 12

This year, Intro Matchmakers have decided to get involved with ALONE, the Irish charity helping older people in need. If you wish to support our ALONE charity campaign, please download our Christmas charity single Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas from iTunes, performed by our very own Feargal Harrington. All proceeds go directly to Alone.

Intro ALONE together

December 2, 2014 by admin in Latest News, Media | 12

Christmas is the busiest time of year for us at Intro and the festivities can highlight the feeling of loneliness for some people. This year, we decided to get involved with ALONE to help raise awareness for the charity while also getting people together, just like we do on a daily basis

Do You Need a Thick Skin for Online Dating

November 11, 2014 by admin in Dating Advice, Matchmaker Says | 12

How do you achieve good self-esteem from online dating? Start with great self esteem! Online dating can be both a positive and negative experience. Here, we explore its effects on participants’ self esteem

Will You Be Damned For Going Dutch?

November 4, 2014 by admin in Dating Advice, Matchmaker Says | 12

Who ends up paying for the date causes more anxiety than most people realise. It’s not parsimony that drives this concern. It’s usually more about wanting to get the etiquette just right. Unfortunately, there is no stock answer to this chestnut. Some people like to follow hard-and-fast rules for solving this little pickle. Here are just a few of them.

Great Date Ideas for Halloween

October 28, 2014 by admin in Dating Advice, Matchmaker Says | 12

It’s one of Intro’s favourite times of year – it’s Halloween! This is your opportunity to dress up, enjoy candy guilt free, and hopefully connect with your perfect match! As professional Irish matchmakers, we strive for success in matching our clients in long lasting relationships. It all starts with a great first date! Here are some of our favourite date ideas for Halloween this year

Do Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

October 21, 2014 by admin in Matchmaker Says | 12

As professional Irish matchmakers, we’re often sought out for our expertise on dating. Many of our female clientele ask us about their reasons for not finding a mate yet. Is it their age, ethnicity, figure, personality, and the list goes on? One question in particular comes up quite frequently – do gentlemen prefer blondes? Intro tackles this age old question with a few explanations

Should We Ever Go Back For Seconds

October 18, 2014 by admin in Dating Advice, Media | 12

With some high profile examples of couples rekindling apparently dead romances, Intro’s Rena Maycock contributes to this Irish Independent article discussing if we should ever go back for seconds. According to Rena, the change that most people undergo during this time certainly has a big part to play in determining the success or otherwise of a second go at an old romance.

A Whole New World – Why Prince Charming is a bit Dated

October 14, 2014 by admin in Dating Advice, Matchmaker Says, Media | 12

As both men and women alike are realising, the traditional Disney prince and princess roles are probably just an amusing anachronism when it comes to modern dating. In this Irish Examiner article, Intro’s Rena Maycock tells us why some women are royally…fed up?…with the notion of Prince Charming.

The Age Old Reasons Why Some Men Want Younger Women

October 7, 2014 by admin in Matchmaker Says | 12

It’s a cliché that’s as old as the hills. Like saying ‘opposites attract’, or ‘all’s fair in love and war’. Only, we’ve seen opposites attract and then attack! And, do we really abandon our principles in love as we seem to in war? But apparently, as the cliché goes, men typically prefer younger women. Read on and tell us what you think in the comments section.