The family kept goats, chickens and ducks, while her father made dolls house furniture to raise extra cash.Beeny has described her family in this period as "...crafty-entrepreneurial but more craft than entrepreneurial." she was educated as a weekly boarder at the all-girls Luckley-Oakfield School in Wokingham.
My Single Friend is a dating site from the TV presenter Sarah Beeny, who I’ve actually never heard of till now, although that might be down to the fact that I don’t watch much TV. Anyway, back in 2004 Sarah came up with the idea for a dating site – but with a twist.
On most dating sites it’s all up to you to craft your online profile, and let’s face it, not many of us enjoy writing about ourselves do we?
In this review I’m going to be taking a look at mysinglefriend.com, a UK dating site with a slight twist. That there’s no need to painfully describe yourself for your profile.
Instead your friends are responsible for highlighting all of your good bits, and possibly the bad bits too if you pick the wrong friend.
But here the traditional approached is turned on its head, and it’s now the responsibility of your very own friends to write your profile.
After all, they should know you better than anyone, possibly even better than you know yourself. Although the largest number of members can be found in the 18 to 40 age group.
Taking the advice of her stepmother and never turning down an opportunity, the successful format Property Ladder has led to various spin-off series, including Streets Ahead, Britain's Best Homes and Property Snakes and Ladders.
In 2006, Sarah presented another Channel 4 programme One Year to Pay Off Your Mortgage.
Once you plan to meet up you will need to swap mobile numbers Date night Meeting for a drink just for half an hour is best initially – and you should make this clear.
I’ve heard of people who have emailed a few times, then gone away for a weekend. Meet in a crowded place and somewhere you’re familiar with, but not in a bar that you go to all the time Give it time Whatever you do you must go on 10 dates before you give up on internet dating.
So if you don’t like writing about yourself, is this then the ideal dating site for you?