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5 Dating “Sharks” To Avoid Falling Prey To

Shark Week is back! But how well-versed are you in the landsharks who live and date in cities, just like people? Don’t stay out of the water, kids; just be…

Chiara Atik | August 15, 2012 - 10:00 am

12 Reasons No Man Will Ever Live Up To Gilbert Blythe From “Anne Of Green Gables”

Do you remember being 10 years old, reading or watching “Anne of Green Gables” for the first time, and trying to figure out which of the boys in your class…

Chiara Atik | June 14, 2012 - 2:00 pm

The 8 Degrees Of Singlehood

“So … are you single?” It’s a question we expect people to have one of two answers to: Yes, or no. You’re either single or you’re not.

But what…

Chiara Atik | May 18, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Oh Good, Someone Wrote A Classification Of Women Based On Ethnic Backgrounds

Sometimes I get worried that we’re progressing too quickly re: women’s rights and race in this country, so it was with some relief that I saw the press release for the Field

Chiara Atik | May 8, 2012 - 3:20 pm

The Dangers Of Dating Someone You Feel “Meh” About

You know when your friend gets a boyfriend, and for whatever reason, you know it’s not a good idea and that it’s not going to work out? And you say “I dunno,…

Chiara Atik | April 3, 2012 - 2:00 pm

What’s Your “Mad Men” Dating Style?

We all like to think we’re a Don or a Joan, but which “Mad Men” character truly represents your dating style? In honor “Mad Men”‘s much-anticipated season five premiere this…

Chiara Atik | March 21, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Fifty Shades: The “Mommy Porn” Book That’s Sweeping The Suburbs

What are moms reading in the carpool lane these days? Well, it’s not The Help. It’s a new trilogy called Fifty Shades, it’s notorious for its sex scenes, and it seems…

Chiara Atik | March 4, 2012 - 2:00 pm

What’s In A One-Night Stand Gift Bag?

The New York Post is reporting that whenever Derek Jeter has a one-night stand, he keeps a car on call, ready to take the woman home, and stocks it with “a basket of…

Chiara Atik | December 14, 2011 - 12:40 pm

15 Signs There’s Going To Be A Second Date

We aren’t psychic: there’s no absolute way to predict whether a first date will lead to a second. But if any of the following things happen on your date, the…

Chiara Atik | November 3, 2011 - 2:00 pm

The 9 Most Annoying Things To Say To A Single Person

The good thing about being single is that people are usually pretty willing to talk about your romantic life, because, let’s face it, it’s probably more entertaining than that of…

Chiara Atik | October 14, 2011 - 2:00 pm

The 12 Men & Women Who Won’t Make You Happy

Ladies, if you ever start to date a guy who fits one of the descriptions in this slideshow, be wary: these six guys come with baggage. But wouldn’t you know…

Chiara Atik | September 27, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Vocab Lessons: What Is “Fat Sex”?

Have you ever experienced “fat sex”? Kirstie Alley has. The actress, who recently lost 100 pounds, admitted she didn’t exactly lose weight for health reasons.

“I didn’t like the…

Chiara Atik | September 22, 2011 - 3:00 pm

10 “Firsts” On The Way From Casual Dating To A Serious Relationship

1. The First Time You Don’t Schedule Weekend Plans

That seamless transition between having to wait until Wednesday to ask “What are you up to this weekend?”, and…

Chiara Atik | August 26, 2011 - 2:00 pm

The Hierarchy Of Date Nights: What Each Night Of The Week Means

Is your date scheduled for a Tuesday or a Thursday? It makes a difference, you know! Read below to see what the night of the week says about your date.

Chiara Atik | August 4, 2011 - 1:00 pm

The Seemingly Harmless Question You Should Stop Asking Single People

One of the more difficult parts of being single is having to field comments and questions from friends and family members who are inexplicably invested in your dating life. One…

Chiara Atik | May 19, 2011 - 2:00 pm