Posts tagged "dating advice"

5 Things Everyone Needs To Demand From Their Casual Hookup

There he is. Your eyes meet. The butterflies in your stomach are loud enough for the entire room to hear. Your palms moisten and your palpitating heart seems to want to beat out of your chest. You muster up the courage to walk to him, but someone has you beat. Think quick. You make a…
By: College Candy / September 28, 2013

6 Ways To Set The Stage For Love

Everything I'm about to write must be prefaced by one caveat: falling in love is out of your control. That includes when it will happen, where it will happen and who it will happen with. Although some relationship experts or self-help books would like you to believe otherwise, that's the honest truth. You cannot …
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 27, 2013

Date-Ade Episode 7: On Syringe Tides & Seahorses

This week on Date-Ade -- a stream of consciousness advice series for stressed daters -- Sophia wants to know how to handle a man who warns her not to fall in love with him. If you have a sex, dating or relationship dilemma that you’d like for me to try to illuminate (no promises), send your…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 26, 2013

3 Simple Ways To Fall In Love With Your Partner All Over Again

As I mentioned earlier this week, I think fall is the most romantic time of year. Nights are long, the scenery is gorgeous, the drinks are hot, and the weather is perfect for cuddling. Fall is the perfect time to fall in love, but what if you're already in a long term relationship? Don't…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 26, 2013

Dating Don’ts: 4 Reasons You Should Choose To Be Alone

“As women glide from their twenties to thirties, Shazzer argues, the balance of power subtly shifts. Even the most outrageous minxes lose their nerve, wrestling with the first twinges of existential angst: fears of dying alone and being found three weeks later half-eaten by an Alsatian." -- Bridget Jones' Diary, Helen Fielding Right now, I am…
By: Megan Reynolds / September 24, 2013

Bad Dating Habits It’s Time To Give Up

It's National Singles Week, so why not take this time to refresh your dating life? After all, the changing of the seasons is always a great time to reassess your well-being. Here are some bad dating and relationship habits to swear off. And if you're taken, we've got some tips for you, too.
By: Tres Sugar / September 21, 2013

Office Husband Or Office Crush: 6 Subtle Ways To Tell The Difference

Earlier this week, a woman wrote to Betches Love This for advice about a case of "the work weirds." She complained about a "clingy male coworker" who seems to be paying "special attention" to her: "He invites me to random parties he hosts, pries into my personal life, and offers to help me with…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 20, 2013

Date-Ade Episode 6: On Subway Clowns & Samadhi

This week on Date-Ade -- a stream of consciousness advice series for stressed daters -- I talk to Rebecca about lightening up the mood in her relationship with the help of clowns. If you have a sex, dating or relationship dilemma that you’d like for me to try to illuminate (no promises), send your questions to…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 19, 2013

Dating Don’ts: 3 Reasons Why Your Single Friends Don’t Want To Join You On Relationship Island

Are you caught up in a new relationship? Has your humdrum existence been enlivened by late weeknights laying in bed and giggling, or gazing into the eyes of a magical creature? Do you find yourself stunned by the creature's beauty, dazed by the fact that you've found just the right person? Do you spend Sunday…
By: Megan Reynolds / September 17, 2013

8 Pieces Of Dating Wisdom I Wish I Could Have Given My Single Self

There were many low points in my eight years (more or less) as a single person. One in particular was in December of 2010, right around my 32nd birthday. Funny that I can't even remember why it was a low point. Probably because I had created some kind of timeline where I imagined that I…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 17, 2013

Revisiting 5 Pieces Of Single Lady Literature Now That I’m In A Relationship

Okay, so I'm in a relationship - and I met him online. I swear, 38th time's the charm, right? Yes, I did keep track. Once you're in double digits and you keep failing, it seems important to keep count. But Number 38, who eventually became my boyfriend, is great. He's smart, funny, charming, and when he…
By: Mallory Schlossberg / September 16, 2013

The Top 10 Relationship Mistakes Women Make (And How To Fix Them)

I get a lot of emails from my readers about their relationship problems, and there's always a pattern. It seems that many women make the same mistakes over and over — regardless of the stage of their relationships. In order to help them and you correct these mistakes, I've identified the 10 major mistakes that…
By: YourTango.com / September 15, 2013

Face Tattoos & 13 Other Things That Seem Like A Great Idea After A Breakup, But Really Aren’t

See that red, squiggly thing on Sinead O'Connor's cheek that looks like a toddler doodled on her with a pen? That's her new face tattoo and it's not actually a squiggle. It's the initials BQ, which stands for Brendan Quinlan. Remember how Sinead started blogging about being single and considering having sex…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 12, 2013

Date-Ade Episode 5: On Trouser Pieces & Stick Shifts

I think I’ve mentioned (numerous times) that canned dating advice drives me crazy. Love and relationships are not a one-size-fits-all pair of shoes. I admittedly don’t have all the answers, but I’ve found that I give the best advice when I share my own stories — as weird as they may be — and…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 12, 2013

40 Love Lessons From “40 Days Of Dating”

No wonder Hollywood is clamoring for the "40 Days of Dating" project to be the next big rom com or TV series, it has been our addictive, lunchtime reading of choice for the last month and a half. We've become maybe a little too invested in following the blog entries of…
By: Ami Angelowicz & Julie Gerstein / September 6, 2013

Date-Ade Episode 4: The Summer Camp Rule

I think I’ve mentioned (numerous times) that canned dating advice drives me crazy. Love and relationships are not a one-size-fits-all pair of shoes. I admittedly don’t have all the answers, but I’ve found that I give the best advice when I share my own stories — as weird as they may be — and…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 5, 2013

Dating Don’ts: 7 Kinds Of Default Fighting Styles That Will Drive You Crazy

Sometimes the worst thing about having a fight with the person you're dating is not that you're fighting, or even what you're fighting about; it's about not understanding each other's fighting style. Because whenever we fight, we go into our lizard brain default mode and before we know it we're on autopilot going off o…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 3, 2013

5 Pros And Cons Of Dating A Co-Worker

In a well-argued, well-researched piece on NYMag.com, Ann Friedman makes her case for never mixing work and dating. Despite it being more convenient for 20-something women who are trying to make "serious strides in [their careers] before [they have] to make tough decisions about marriage and kids" to find potential suitors i…
By: Ami Angelowicz / August 30, 2013

Date-Ade Episode 3: On Old Flames & Unwanted Rodents

I think I’ve mentioned (numerous times) that canned dating advice drives me crazy. Love and relationships are not a one-size-fits-all pair of shoes. I admittedly don’t have all the answers, but I’ve found that I give the best advice when I share my own stories — as weird as they may be — and…
By: Ami Angelowicz / August 29, 2013

Dating Don’ts: Where There Is Driftwood…

When I went through my last breakup (before my current, very happy relationship)  -- I think I was on breakup #72 in my dating lifetime -- I was like, game over. I'm not doing this anymore. Because at a certain point, after enough relationships bomb, you just don't have the will to kee…
By: Ami Angelowicz / August 27, 2013
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