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By contrast, the cover of life coach Rebecca Perkins’ Best Knickers Always: 50 Lessons for Midlife depicts a hand-wash-only laundry label. It’s a sensible move, as they form a large proportion of the audience of Made in Chelsea, the show that has made the 23-year-old a household name.Perkins’ guide, meanwhile, features recipes and tips for the menopause.They include: Sex Watson may be the same age as Perkins’ children, but both authors share very similar views on sex. Her other sex advice includes “Change it up”, “Let go of your inhibitions” and “Sex is an essential part of a healthy relationship”.Perkins echoes the younger author: “Sex is an important part of a relationship and like everything to do with relationships it takes communication and practice.” The books are very different in style and in nature, but it’s interesting to see that regardless of your age, experience and background, dating and relationships always involve key fundamentals, and most of the important lessons involve you and your attitude to both dating and yourself. Get Perkins’ book if you’re looking for a confidence boost; get Watson’s if you want a beautiful coffee-table conversation piece.She urges her readers to walk barefoot and set up playlists to make themselves smile, and provides recipes for nurturing, healthy comfort foods.
Having interviewed both authors about their dating books, I found myself wondering whether the twenty-something starlet and the divorced mum of three shared any philosophies on the titular Dating Game. And if so, are these common ideas the seminal lessons we all need to learn about dating?Be happy Both authors focus on simple ways to make yourself happy, aside from any relationship.