Love is elusive, whether you are looking for it, already in it, or writing about it (hi).While most things in life are definite — from infancy we learn what "hot" and "cold" are, and what "happy" and "sad" feel like — "love" is this ambiguous, intan…The single life can be scary AF, especially if you're fresh out of a relationship.It can be a major life shift, even if you're the one who broke things off. On the other, you're now free to live life …I was wasted eating a grilled cheese when I had the first impulse to say “I love you” to my girlfriend, Ryan.But when I caught a glimpse of myself in the restaurant bathroom mirror, ketchup in the corner of my mouth, eyes wildly unfocused, I was lik…I’ve gone on a lot of first dates in my life, and I don’t think I’ve ever really had a bad one. Sure, but never one where I felt I totally wasted my time.That's not the case for the folks down below, who revealed their biggest fi…I'm a planner.I can appreciate spontaneity (within reason) in others, but I just feel my best when I have a plan in place and it all comes together.On the weekends, I know who I'm hanging out with, where we're going, what I’m gonna order at the res…If I can brag for a sec, I like to think that I can get along with most anyone.I enjoy meeting friends of friends, I always compliment my barista's neon purple manicures, and I'm a decent first date.
In addition to weeping over strangers' wedding videos and stalking wedding photographers' Insta feeds, I'll often scour the internet in search of gorgeous engagement stories.
And these lesb…When my last relationship was coming to an end, I remember wishing I had spent more time being single before getting into something serious. " My latest dating app match texted, just after we'd made plans to grab drinks the next week. Or at least, keep it anonymous if you do." And while I kind of expected this to happen i…A toothbrush, a tampon, and a pair of bathing suit bottoms — that's what I would want with me if I were stranded on a remote island. Those are actually the first items I ever left at a partner's place.
I had been single for about a year when my partner and I got together and, looking back, that was one of the …I think one of the greatest misconceptions around safe sex — especially when it comes to the spread of sexually transmitted infections — is that you only have to be cautious during vaginal or anal sex. Although we had been dating for about t…While money definitely isn't the most important thing when it comes to deciding whether or not you want a relationship with someone, it can definitely cause a ton of problems once you're together.
Money fights in a relationship are pretty common, bec…If you've ever had a partner who cheated on you, you know firsthand that there is no fun way of finding out you were cheated on.
However, there is a silver lining to having a partner step out on you.
First of all, they're out of your life forever, an…With Mercury being in retrograde for the first half of April, this month might not have gotten off to the most sensual start for many.