How high are your standards?

Vix xxx

  1. Erin Oxnam

    February 24th, 2016 at 07:08

    I wrote a similar post back in 2013 after a friend told me my standard were too high.

    It’s a difficult thing. I think our standards should be high, but we should stick to them 100% and should be open to people coming and going from our lives. It’s good to have high expectations, but not unrealistic ones. x

    This is my post if you’d like to read it 🙂

    Erin xx

  2. Lottie Harris

    February 24th, 2016 at 16:33


    This post couldn’t be more spot on! I am also seen as having ‘too high standards’ but that is mostly coming from people who have been with their significant other since nappies and don’t have a clue how dating after early 2000 has evolved!

    If a guy cannot hold a good conversation over text (which is really how we spend 90% of our time communicating with the opposite sex) then it’s bye-bye from me. I can’t stand one word responses or when I seem to be the only one asking questions to get to know them and they offer me nothing back. Same goes for meeting in person, you may of been a hoot over text but if in person, there’s more spark from an electronic device, I’m a goner.

    I’ve learnt that we are simply just not settling. Repeat that over and over again to yourself every time you’re accused of having standards that are too high!



  3. Chloe Rhys-Jones

    February 24th, 2016 at 17:56

    At the end of the day Vix. That’s nobody else’s "problem" but yours & your partners.

    If that’s what you want, go get it & I hope you do.

  4. Florence Grace

    February 28th, 2016 at 20:01

    I love this post, and I expect all of the same things you do too! Don’t let your friends tell you your standards are too high just because they’re clearly settling for less than they deserve- they may just need a good read of your blog so that they can come to their senses!

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