An existing passion is often the best precursor for a business idea and it therefore seems completely natural that her hobby turned into a business.Nine years later, My Single Friend has over 200,000 active users per month and the site is responsible for an average of two marriages per week. Originally contemplating a career in the dramatic arts, from the age of 18 she began trying her hand at various entrepreneurial ventures.Her father was an architect for Bovis Homes so she was always milling around property, which clearly seeped into her veins as she has a successful property business and television career.Sarah Lucinda Beeny (born 9 January 1972) is an English property developer and television presenter, best known for presenting the Channel 4 property shows Property Ladder, Property Snakes and Ladders, Streets Ahead, Britain's Best Homes, Help!My House is Falling Down, Beeny's Restoration Nightmare, Double Your House for Half the Money and Sarah Beeny's Selling Houses.
The site has banished the stigma associated with online dating and innovated a modern approach to finding likeminded people.
If we’re going to start something new, let’s do it by being open and honest about what we really look like, and adult enough to embrace some of the things about ourselves that might make us uncomfortable.
Plus, it’s starting to get warm out and you look stupid wearing beanies in the hot weather.
Having saved up a deposit, without any formal training, Beeny began her own property developing business with her brother and her husband.
Beeny is also the co-founder of the popular UK dating website Mysinglefriend, she was asked to undertake a screen test to front a new programme series about property development, which was to be fronted by a property expert.
Much like the blue jeans, white T-shirt, boat shoes combo, beanies (or toques or toboggans or watch caps or whatever) symbolize a beacon of simplicity in style. But on further inspection, the members of this pool of gentlemen that wear these hats aren’t trying to keep warm or be stylish. A shaved head is so much more attractive than wispy strands attempting to cover an ever-thinning hairline. But it’s not like these men were doing that — they all have shaved heads. I understand that most men with bald heads figure that it’ll be a turn off for a main profile picture, but in all honesty, I was more turned off that I was misled from the start.