Relationships

7 Proven Ways Facebook Is A Relationship Killer

By: YourTango.com / October 31, 2014
Infidelity comes in many different shapes and sizes. There is the most obvious kind where someone is sneaking around and physically having an affair with someone other than his or her partner. Then there is the emotional kind where you are turning to someone other than your partner to vent about your martial problems, to… More »

Make It Stop: “My Co-Worker Keeps Stealing My Ideas!”

By: Anna Goldfarb / October 31, 2014
In the last few months, I've noticed a coworker passing off my ideas as her own. (We work on advertising creative.) Sometimes the ideas came from conversations we had together, but that she then ran off and presented as just hers. Another time, I'm pretty percent sure she overheard me having a brainstorming session with… More »

The Foolproof Way To Get Out Of The Friendzone: Dress Like An Asshole

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 31, 2014
I have a theory: Esquire is on women’s side when it comes to the whole friendzone thing. Meaning, they get it. When a woman decides that she’s not romantically interested in one of her male friends, that’s kind of the bottom line. She’s drawn her boundaries in their relationship and that’s the end of the… More »

“Lisa’s Advice” Is Like Every Conversation You’ve Ever Had With Your BFF

By: Claire Hannum / October 31, 2014
Created by Anna Christopher and Regina Taufen, the web series "Lisa's Advice" takes a comedic look at female friendship through short clips. The series is "at first a satire about advice-giving, but underneath is really about how women talk to each other and navigate the hilarious yet… More »

Hey, Dudes: Don’t Make These 10 Mistakes During A Divorce

By: Ask Men / October 30, 2014
Divorce is always a hot topic with celebs. Amber Rose filed for divorce from rapper/husband Wiz Khalifa, and news that Kris and Bruce Jenner's divorce settlement came in at $60 million broke. The latter was described as amiable, one that didn't even involve lawyers but business managers. The truth is, most divorces are never… More »

Dater XY: How To Deal With Dating Fatigue

By: Dater XY / October 30, 2014
Dating. It’s a hard knock life. You start out excited about the possibilities and hit the ground running. This excitement eventually fades to fatigue as you continue to go out with new individuals with the same result, time after time. Once you get to this point, it’s important to take a timeout and rejuvenate. If… More »

Kate Godwin Is Sharing Her DNA For The Sake Of Art And I Love It

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 29, 2014
I have a Shelf of Oddities (yes, I capitalize it in my head) that contains a toy bust of a Black Barbie, a miniature black Frank Kozik Gipper Bust, a School House Rock soundtrack, a vintage Franc, a chunk of pyrite, a bag of semi-precious rocks (mostly also pyrite), a paper knife, the rubber-band detritu… More »

Could Disney’s Next Princess Have Special Needs?

By: Katie Oldenburg / October 29, 2014
Many little kids, at one point or another, have wanted to be a Disney Princess. We grew up watching Belle, Ariel, Jasmine, Mulan and others teach us that it's okay to be brave, strong-willed, vulnerable and fiercely independent, and as the times have changed, the brand's Princesses have adapted to become more culturally diverse. But… More »

My Friends Deserve Better Than Fat Talk

By: Alyson Penn / October 29, 2014
If you’ve read Tiny Beautiful Things, the collection of responses by The Rumpus' self-help columnist "Sugar," aka Wild author Cheryl Strayed, you’ll probably recognize this quote: "Stop worrying about whether you’re fat. You’re not fat. Or rather, you’re sometimes a little bit fat, but who gives a… More »

Dating Don’ts: Are You Keeping A Relationship On The Backburner?

By: Megan Reynolds / October 28, 2014
We all have that one person who lingers. You know, that person you dated for a little while, but never really cut ties with. Maybe you periodically check in with them, just to see how they’re doing, or keep an eye on their Facebook relationship status to see if they’re still available. Maybe they’re the… More »

6 Questions Women Who Date Older Men Are Sick Of Hearing

By: Kristin Collins Jackson / October 28, 2014
Since my dating history only began after college, I never believed I had a specific physical type. I met a guy in high school that remained my boyfriend throughout most of college, which means my dating history didn't start until I will well into my twenties. After a slew of brief flings and a first… More »

This “Little Mermaid” Wedding Is Your Fairy Tale

By: College Candy / October 28, 2014
If you dreamed of having a Disney princess wedding when you were little, this Little Mermaid fairy tale come true is for you. Traci Hines, who has a YouTube series where she plays a hipster Ariel, made her mermaid transformation official when she (pretend) tied the knot on the beach. Unfortunately, this wedding was just… More »

Debate This: Men, Why Is The Pressure To Pursue Women So Painful And Difficult For You?

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 27, 2014
Bye Felipe is an Instagram collection of Tinder creeps curated by Alexandra Tweten, an Los Angeles-based journalist inspired by her own bad experiences on Tinder. The difference between Bye Felipe (the name is inspired by the “Bye, Felicia” meme) and other blogs dedicated to exposing assholes on dating sites is the particular kind… More »

How To Know Your Love Is Real: A Stock Photo Story In 10 Parts

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 27, 2014
This love story begins at sunset... More »

My Friend Dated My Rapist

By: Huffington Post Women / October 25, 2014
Six days ago, a nicely-dressed man waiting on the platform for the 6 train zipped down his fly and exposed his penis to me. I turned around and hid behind the corner until I saw an officer and reported it. Once the subway arrived and rumbled downtown, my thoughts started to snowball. Though some may… More »

Make It Stop: “An Old (Married!) Friend From High School Is Putting The Moves On Me On Social Media”

By: Anna Goldfarb / October 24, 2014
I'm in a happy, committed relationship. I just reconnected with a friend from high school who has a spouse and a daughter, and although it was fun to hang out, immediately after we did so, he started flirting with me and talking about how he had feelings for me in high school. It's clear that… More »

Girl Talk: Weaving Is The Best Thing To Happen To My ADD Brain Since Adderall

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 24, 2014
Lucca is a little bit jealous of my loom. I can’t even start to explain why I love weaving so much without first explaining, as best I can, what it feels like to have an ADD brain. While I think I would still love weaving even if I didn’t have attentio… More »

3 Topics To Discuss Before Moving in Together

By: Rent.com / October 23, 2014
If you and your significant other finally decided to take that giant leap of financial and emotional faith and move in together, know that this is a decision that should not be taken lightly. Before you eagerly sign the dotted line on your lease, take a look at some things you should sit down and… More »

Frisky Rant: Stop Telling Me Not To Be Rude, Asshole

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 23, 2014
Yesterday, at the farmer’s market, I encountered a man starring at me all googly-eyed and weird, who then sidled up next to me and said, all breathily, “Excuse me, what’s your name?” My instinct was to say “My name is Fuck Off And Die You Fucking Prick,” but I was so caught off-guard by a… More »

Woman Gets Dumped, Spends An Entire Week In KFC To Cope

By: Tres Sugar / October 23, 2014
Everybody needs a little KFC, am I right? A lovesick 26-year-old woman sought comfort in fried food at KFC after breaking up with her boyfriend (we've all been there, girl!). The next step of the grieving process usually involves ice cream, sad movies, and sometimes a bottle or two of wine, but Tan Shen, from… More »

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