Posts tagged "dating donts"

Dating Don’ts: 9 Tinder Profiles That Made Me Swipe Left

College Humor recently launched a video titled “Tinderella,” an animated fairytale parody depicting Cinderella if she and her prince met on Tinder. The video ends with the two hooking up…

Gina Fitch | February 11, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Yelp Reviews For 5 Popular, Online Dating Sites

Choosing a restaurant to eat at is an easy, fun task. Say there’s a new Chinese-Cuban-Indonesian fusion place that opened up on your block. Maybe you want to go there…

Megan Reynolds | February 4, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: On Loving Someone With Mental Illness

For the majority of my last relationship, my partner was in the throes of a slowly unwinding nervous breakdown. He moved to New York at the same time I did,…

Megan Reynolds | January 28, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: 6 Ways To Deal When You Hate Your Friend’s Boyfriend

It happens to everyone, eventually. You’re out with your friend and her new man, sitting across the table from them like a little girl out to dinner with your parents.

Megan Reynolds | January 21, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Why Dating Younger Is Not For Me

I am the oldest of four girls, a pack of sisters who descend in age like uneven stair steps, from 31 to 29 to 26 to 23. As the eldest…

Megan Reynolds | January 14, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Consider The Winter Boyfriend

Technically, there are four seasons, but I like to think of Winter and The Holidays as two distinct entities. The Holidays are their own special thing — a whirlwind of…

Megan Reynolds | January 7, 2014 - 11:00 am

Dating Don’ts: How To Be Single During The Holidays

Theres something about twinkly lights and snowflakes falling on a hushed street that can send even the most confident woman into a free-fall, scrambling for the nearest warm body to…

Megan Reynolds | December 17, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: The Difference Between Nice Guys And Guys Who Are Nice

I had a drink with a friend the other night who spent the entire time pouting as he regaled me with the latest details of his most recent failure in…

Megan Reynolds | December 10, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: You Are Your Own Worst Enemy

There is no secret to dating success.There is no incantation to whisper over a pile of personal effects under the light of a new moon, no candles to burn, no

Megan Reynolds | December 3, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: 4 Tips For Surviving A Turkey Dropping

Turkey dropping is a cute-sounding name for an awful phenomenon: getting dumped on or right before Thanksgiving. It’s particularly common for high school sweethearts who go off to separate colleges…

Ami Angelowicz | November 26, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Choose To Be Available

Life as we know it is a series of small, careful choices that we make day in and day out. We choose to watch television, to go to yoga, to…

Megan Reynolds | November 19, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: 6 Tips For Managing The First Ex Run-In

You’re on your way to your local watering hole one evening and you spot something familiar in the gait, the walk, the hand gestures of a person heading your way…

Megan Reynolds | November 12, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Embracing Wabi-Sabi

Here is a example of something that happens to people in relationships: we strive for perfection at all costs. Things go well, things are proceeding according to the path you…

Megan Reynolds | November 5, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Why Control Is The Enemy Of Love

Say you’re in a new relationship, and things are going well. There are dinners, there is coffee in bed when you want it, there is sparkling conversation and wit and…

Megan Reynolds | October 29, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Why You Should Choose To Date

Here’s what’s easy:

Sitting in your apartment, doing things that you like to do, justifying this behavior by saying that because it is what you want to do,

Megan Reynolds | October 22, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Social Media Etiquette For Every Stage Of Your Relationship

The rush that comes from infatuation is a drug as powerful and all-consuming as the sadness and white hot rage that follows a breakup. It is in these two extreme…

Megan Reynolds | October 15, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: 5 Good And Bad Times To Have “The Talk”

There comes a time in every new thing when it feels necessary to define what’s going on between the two of you. You need to have “the talk.” Say things…

Megan Reynolds | October 8, 2013 - 11:00 am

Dating Don’ts: 5 Tell-Tale Signs You’re In A Panic Relationship

I was less than enthused about the last person I dated, but could not put my finger on why. He was nice, smart, attractive, and I had enough fun with…

Megan Reynolds | October 1, 2013 - 12:00 pm

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…

Megan Reynolds | September 24, 2013 - 1:00 pm

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…

Megan Reynolds | September 17, 2013 - 12:00 pm
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