Make It Work: How To Handle The Office Fight

By: Megan Reynolds / February 2, 2015
Your co-workers are the siblings you never really wanted, but ended up with anyway. You may not know what Andrea from accounting does when she leaves the office, but you know exactly what it looks like when she tries to hide her crippling online shopping habit behind Excel spreadsheets. You can tell when Jonathan i… More »

Wanderlust: 8 Types Of Guys To Avoid On An Island Vacation

By: Tiffanie Drayton / February 2, 2015
Solo traveling can be a great opportunity to meet cool adventurers, especially for single ladies looking to spice up their love lives or have a little fun with dudes with foreign accents. Yes, travel dating can certainly have perks! Exotic locations make for perfect date options, the island breeze brings a nice calm and there… More »

Your Essential Guide To Buying A Vintage Engagement Ring

By: Tres Sugar / January 31, 2015
Just open your Pinterest feed and it's obvious that vintage ring styles are having a moment. We spoke with vintage expert and Lang Antique and Estate Jewelry store owner Suzanne Martinez about every aspect of purchasing a vintage ring. She told us everything from why you should buy vintage to how to take care of your antique… More »

3 Easy Ways To Win Every Argument (And Still Make Everyone Happy)

By: / January 30, 2015
Think "winning" an argument means always being right? ... WRONG! Want to never "lose" another argument ever again? I've discovered that reconnecting to your personal purpose when conflict crops up is the secret to understanding how to rise above the energy of a fight, and bring about a win-win resolution. I've certainly had my share of fights in my… More »

Make It Stop: “My (Taken) Guy Friend Keeps Hinting We Should Hook Up”

By: Anna Goldfarb / January 30, 2015
I’ve gotten myself into a miserable situation with a good friend, who I’ll call Dave. We’ve known each other since we were kids and as we've gotten older, we’ve become close. I’ve always felt there was something more to us, but was never really sure, so I chalked it up to being bored with the… More »

Hitched 2.0: I Didn’t Love Dress Shopping As Much As I Expected

By: Emma Sarran / January 30, 2015
I’m obsessed with my wedding dress. Last weekend, I went to try it on for the first time since ordering it, and loved the whole experience. I was relieved my dress was as pretty as I remembered it, and that I still liked the silhouette. I started to get excited about planning my hairstyle, and… More »

Texts With My Straight Single Dude BFF: Being The Asshole

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 30, 2015
Hands down, my absolute favorite person to talk to about dating and basically every other carnal-related topic is My Straight Single Dude BFF. As his name suggests, he is also single and straight and we often turn to each other for advice, a second opinion and to share dating/sexual war stories, mostly via text because… More »

Dater X: A Penny For Your Thoughts

By: Dater X / January 29, 2015
It’s been a few years since I’ve seen a therapist, but with the new year comes new self-discovery. Just last week, I bit my ring fingernail down to a three-centimeter stub and decided it would probably be in my best interest (and my fingernails’ best interest) to tackle some of the anxiety I’ve been having… More »

Being Terrain-Fucked & Other Unromantic Things You Want To Avoid On Your Ski Trip

By: Janet Manley / January 29, 2015
You’re off on a romantic ski weekend. You’ve never skied, or you’re not very good, but your chivalrous man-toy has promised to teach you. You’ve zipped your butt into a brand new pair of powder-blue skin-tight pants, your eyeliner is perfect and you’ve bought the perfect pair of goggles to wear on your helmet: thi… More »

12 Guys You Should Never Ever Date

By: Tres Sugar / January 28, 2015
There are certain types of guys that women find irresistible, even if we know that those men are no good. Can you blame us? Everybody loves a  bad boy, but the troublemakers are only the tip of the iceberg. There are plenty of other types of guys that women should avoid dating at all costs. More »

5 Things People Don’t Get About Borderline Personalities

By: Cracked / January 28, 2015
It's not everyone who can watch a horror thriller, point at the villain and say, "Hey, that's me!" But you can if you have  borderline personality disorder -- that's the condition that Hollywood loves to scare the shit out of men with in movies like  "Fatal Attraction." Any movie of that "woman seems OK at first,… More »

Mommie Dearest: Similac Takes On The Mommy Wars

By: Avital Norman Nathman / January 28, 2015
Have you seen the new Similac Formula ad? You must have, it's everywhere. All up in my Facebook and Twitter feeds, with everyone posting it along with a "Hell, yeah!" or some other affirming shout out. The video takes on the "Mommy Wars," pitting all the different stereotypical parenting ideologies against each other. We've got… More »

A Eulogy For My AIM Screen Names, My Former Lives

By: Beejoli Shah / January 28, 2015
Late Monday night, as I was wildly searching "what to do in a power outage" instead of gathering my candles and stick lighters and putting them in the same easily accessible place as normal people do when preparing for inclement weather, Facebook went down around 1:30 a.m. How did I find out? When my particularly… More »

Make It Work: Don’t Be Such An Office Gossip

By: Megan Reynolds / January 27, 2015
High school is the ultimate preparation for the place that we will all end up eventually -- the modern office. In high school, you learn how to navigate tricky social situations, and you figure out, sort of, where you stand in a mixed social environment in which you are also expected to succeed. College i… More »

This Newly Married Couple Proves Tinder Isn’t Just For The Youths

By: Beejoli Shah / January 26, 2015
Ever embracing modernity, the New York Times published one hell of a wedding announcement this weekend, about a New York couple that found love the second time around. But for these 40-year-olds, they found their second marriages in an entirely millennial way: Tinder. More »

Frisky Rant: There’s A Difference Between Being Critical And Being “Too Angry” — Trust Me, I Know

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / January 26, 2015
Some of the feedback I get online is that I’m “too angry.” When people tell me I’m “too angry” in my writing, my immediate thought is somewhere along the lines of “HA HA HA HA HA HA YOU HAVE NO FUCKING IDEA.” That’s because I know what “too angry” actually looks and feels like. Whe… More »

Yes, I’ve Been The “Crazy Girl” — But Let’s Talk About What That Really Means

By: Giulia Rozzi / January 25, 2015
If “bitches be crazy,” then bros be lazy because a man calling a woman crazy is one of the most unoriginal, overused, generalized, dismissive labels you can give a woman. It seems whenever a woman is engaging in some kind of irrational behavior, there is always a man there to label her as totally psycho. More »

Hitched 2.0: 10 Questions To Ask Videographers

By: Emma Sarran / January 25, 2015
I’m obsessed with wedding videos. I absolutely love watching those three-minute “trailers” that highlight the excitement, speeches, and kickass (or awkward) dance moves that occur throughout the day, all set to some sort of intense and emotional soundtrack. But when I started my hunt for our wedding videographer, I quickly realized there’s a lot more… More »

17 Reasons Netflix Is Your Boyfriend

By: College Candy / January 24, 2015
We all have some sort of love/hate relationship with television. Whether it’s good, bad, or flat out ugly, it’s classic entertainment. Netflix, however, has introduced the ultimate movie/TV show lover’s paradise. When I say lover’s paradise, I also mean Netflix is one of the best boyfriends a girl can have. Through the good and the bad, he’… More »

Make It Stop: “I’m Broke & Can’t Afford To Go Out With My Friends”

By: Anna Goldfarb / January 23, 2015
As a result of chronic underemployment, I’m poorer than most of my friends. The problem is that they always invite me to go to expensive restaurants and happy hours at trendy spots. Just one of those happy hour hangouts costs as much I’d spend on grocery shopping for the week. It’s nice that they want… More »

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