Posts tagged "friends"

How To Unfriend Someone On Facebook With Minimal Drama

This weekend, I got dumped. Facebook friend dumped, that is. And I would not have even noticed that I was short one FB friend had the person not emailed me…

Jessica Wakeman | September 19, 2013 - 10:00 am

How To Have A Smooth Breakup … With Your Best Friend

Let’s face it: friendships are a lot like romantic relationships. They can be fun, exciting and sometimes they can be hurtful or even annoying. And just like our love relationships,… | August 24, 2013 - 1:30 pm

11 Absurdly Awesome Ways Your Girls Have Your Back (According To “Community”‘s Gillian Jacobs)

Lady friends are often the best — and only — friends that you need. The friendship you have with your close female friends can be the most rewarding, frustrating, hilarious

Gillian Jacobs | August 9, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Yes, Women Can Be Real D-Bags To Each Other

Admit it, you’ve had a frenemy or two in your life. We may not mean to get in these weird passive-aggressive one-upping relationships, but suddenly there you are, saying something…

Julie Gerstein | July 31, 2013 - 12:40 pm

14 Friends Everyone Has On Facebook

If you’re like us, you’ve had a Facebook profile for years and have somehow accrued hundreds and hundreds of “friends.” Maybe you only see about 20 of them in real…

Alyson Penn | July 15, 2013 - 1:00 pm

How To Know When It’s Time To Break Up With A Friend

Breaking up with a friend is a very dramatic and emotionally trying process. It’s not much different than breaking up with a girlfriend or boyfriend, in fact, it may actually be…

College Candy | July 14, 2013 - 1:30 pm

I Guess We’re Friends?

On TV, there’s always a group of friends who spontaneously meet up, or someone will call Tyler, and they’ll say, “Tyler, meet me at [whatever bar or coffee shop here]”…

Almie Rose | April 10, 2013 - 11:00 am

Do You Recognize These Famous Floor Plans?

Does the layout of this modern apartment look familiar? That’s because it’s Dexter Morgan’s Miami apartment from the show “Dexter,” recreated in painstaking detail by illustrator Iñaki Aliste Lizarralde. His depictions…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 13, 2013 - 9:20 am

Girl Talk: On What It Means To Be A Real Friend

In fall of 2010, I went through maybe one of the lowest points in my life. I was dumped over IM by my live-in boyfriend (yes, that one) and due…

Julie Gerstein | January 31, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Matchmaker, Matchmaker: 8 Tips For Setting Up Your Friends

I love bringing people together, and am what Malcolm Gladwell would call a “connector.” If you’re telling me about how you really love comic books, I’m going to hook you…

Julie Gerstein | December 27, 2012 - 2:00 pm

The Drunk Girl’s Battle Cry: I Made Bad Choices Last Night

As of late, I feel as though my friends and I are in a Doors song, specifically “Riders On The Storm.” We are making the poor decision to ride into…

Almie Rose | October 16, 2012 - 10:00 am

The Electric Charge Of A Symbiotic Power Friendship

I’m reading this book called Joe Cinque’s Consolation, which tells the true story of a real life trial of two women —  Anu Singh, who injected her boyfriend Joe Cinque with…

Julie Gerstein | October 8, 2012 - 12:40 pm

How To Lose Friends And Alienate People

Do you find that you have just too much support? That people like you too much? That you’re just up to your eyelashes in friendships? Me too, comrade! Here’s how…

Almie Rose | September 28, 2012 - 1:00 pm

We Want To Go To There: 5 Fabulous Girlfriend Getaways

Romantic trips with your lover are nice, soul-searching solo traveling is great, but honestly, it’s hard to beat a vacation with your BFFs. Whether you’re looking to relax and recharge…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 25, 2012 - 11:00 am

Would You Use A Website To Make New Friends?

Online dating is totally cool now — but would you use the Internet to find new friends? A slew of new sites–like SocialJane and GirlFriendCircles–have launched to help women make…

Julie Gerstein | July 16, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Girl Talk: The Evolution Of Female Friendship

When I was wee, I was best friends with the girls who were handy. Neighborhood kids, playgroup participants, and the like. In grade school, I gravitated toward girls who were…

Sally McGraw | July 6, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Don’t Be “The A**hole In The Relationship”

Everybody’s got one: a friend who just won’t shut up about how awesome his or her partner is. If you’re single, there is no way you want to hear your…

Julie Gerstein | June 25, 2012 - 8:30 am

Style Stealer: Kristen Bell And Rachel Bilson’s Dynamic Duo

How cute are BFFs Rachel Bilson and Kristen Bell? I friggin’ love that Kristen Bell is wearing jeans that are technically “ankle length,” but since she’s such a micro-mini person,…

Julie Gerstein | June 19, 2012 - 4:00 pm

7 Life Lessons We Learned From Tubing This Weekend

This past weekend, Amelia and I, plus 15 of our friends, went tubing down the Delaware River. Tubing is about my favorite thing in the world. I consider it the…

Julie Gerstein & Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 18, 2012 - 1:00 pm

The 6 Types Of Friends Every Woman Needs

Everybody needs friends — I love my friends! — but we need different friends for different reasons. Some friends want to party all the time (awesome!) while others are more…

Julie Gerstein | March 5, 2012 - 3:00 pm