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My Completely Serious 100-Point Boyfriend Checklist

Earlier this morning, I learned that I only have 11 months and 29 days to find a boyfriend and convince him to marry me (or else!). With that in mind, I decided it was time to get serious, really serious, about what I’m looking for in a partner, that way I don’t spend next Valentine’s… More »


14 Days Of Dating, Day 12: Go Explorin’ On An Adult Scavenger Hunt

Cupid is a-comin’, and we’re counting down the days ‘til that fat, little cherub arrives. But until then, kick your relationship up a notch with these unique date ideas for you and your boo (or your friends … we don’t discriminate). A date a day, and your romance shall stay! More »


6 Ways You Should NOT Treat Yourself On Valentine’s Day (And Better, Less Tragic Alternatives)

Being single on Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to suck. I’m a firm believer in treating myself to something nice when other couples are hiding engagement rings in food and making oogly eyes across the pre-fixe dinner table. But do not be mistaken: sometimes the one thing you think will make you feel better will leave… More »


‘Big Hunka Love Bear’ Commercial Is More Than A Little Creepy

In case you haven’t seen this gem, it features a 4.5-foot-tall brown stuffed bear with a rather vacant expression. If the commercial is to be believed, this bear is any guy’s ticket to a steamy night with the woman of his dreams. Watch the full creepy commercial on Huffington Post…More »


35 Decisions You Should Make With Your Heart And Not Your Head

You’ve probably heard the term “follow your heart” way too many times, especially in reference to your love life, especially during Valentine’s Day season. By now you’re probably like, Thanks, but following my heart led me to dump my really, really (too) nice boyfriend for the guy who turned out to be gaySo, no thanks. Deep… More »


14 Days Of Dating, Day 11: Create Your Own Movie Voiceovers

Cupid is a-comin’, and we’re counting down the days ‘til that fat, little cherub arrives. But until then, kick your relationship up a notch with these unique date ideas for you and your boo (or your friends…we don’t discriminate). A date a day, and your romance shall stay! More »


Frisky Eats: 10 Valentine’s Day Treats That You Can Eat Alone, Or Share With Someone Else

Valentine’s Day treats don’t need to be artisan chocolates,hand-fed to you by the love of your life. They don’t need to pink and sprinkled or served on a glitter stick. And they certainly don’t need to be so twee that you’re embarrassed to eat them in public. Single, coupled or anything in-between, you don’t need… More »


13 Valentine’s Day Accessories You Can Wear All Year

The jury is still out on whether Valentine’s Day is a the most romantic day of the year or bullshit consumerist faux-holiday meant. (I say it’s both, plus a brilliant excuse to eat an entire box of Russell Stover chocolates in one day.) No matter how you celebrate February 14th, surely you can agree that… More »


11 Valentines Inspired By Literature’s Most Dysfunctional Couples

Who CARES if you don’t have a Valentine?! Even literature’s most famous couples failed to celebrate their love without someone being lied to, cheated on, murdered, or worse, emotionally manipulated. The sad truth is, many of our favorite literary characters would be on the giving or receiving end of some pretty bananas valentines. Here are… More »


14 Days Of Dating, Day 10: Get Buzzed On A Booze Cruise

Cupid is a-comin’, and we’re counting down the days ‘til that fat, little cherub arrives. But until then, kick your relationship up a notch with these unique date ideas for you and your boo (or your friends…we don’t discriminate). A date a day, and your romance shall stay! More »


Oh My God I Love Your Hair: The Heart Bun

In honor of the heart-centric holiday coming up next week, today we celebrate the most literal of Valentine’s Day hairstyles: the heart bun. Because why wear your heart on your sleeve — or your elbow patch, more specifically — when you can wear it in your hair? Check out the full tutorial over at TheMore »


14 Days Of Dating, Day 9: Make Art By Makin’ Love (Yes, A Sex Painting)

Cupid is a-comin’, and we’re counting down the days ‘til that fat, little cherub arrives. But until then, kick your relationship up a notch with these unique date ideas for you and your boo (or your friends…we don’t discriminate). A date a day, and your romance shall stay! More »


14 Days Of Dating, Day 8: Show Off Your Smarts At Trivia Night!

Cupid is a-comin’, and we’re counting down the days ‘til that fat, little cherub arrives. But until then, kick your relationship up a notch with these unique date ideas for you and your boo (or your friends…we don’t discriminate). A date a day, and your romance shall stay! More »


There’s A Mile-High Sex App — Plus, Valentine’s Day Cards That Will Get You Laid

Really, there’s an app for everything. Including hooking up once the captain turns off the fasten seat belt sign. [Hello Beautiful]
And should you find someone to hookup with next time you fly the friendly skies, make sure to avoid these one-flight-stand faux pas. [Nerve]
There’s more where this “spell lana backwards” More »


Nailin’ It: Super Girly Valentine’s Day Nail Art

Y’all know how I generally feel about over the top holiday nail art. However, for Valentine’s Day, I make an exception. V-Day is a holiday that basically exists for nail art. Actually, nail art basically exists to celebrate V-Day. Whatever. The point it, if you’re going to go really buck wild wild with your manicure, Valentine’s Day is the… More »


The Ghosts Of Valentine’s Day Past: In Which Ami Cohabitates With Seven Cats

Whether you’re currently single or coupled up, it’s always interesting to ponder how different your life might look if you’d made different relationship choices along the way. What if you’d stayed with the wrong guy, settled for the good-enough guy, gone on one date instead of another, or said “yes” instead of “no” (or viceMore »


14 Days Of Dating, Day 7: Live On The Edge And Go Ziplining!

Cupid is a-comin’, and we’re counting down the days ‘til that fat, little cherub arrives. But until then, kick your relationship up a notch with these unique date ideas for you and your boo (or your friends…we don’t discriminate). A date a day, and your romance shall stay! More »


Love Icons: How My Grandparents Give Me Hope

There’s something to be said about old love. I’m talking about the kind of love that spans years, generations and lifetimes. Love that persists through heartbreak, struggle and pain, and manages to trump it all in the end. I’m talking about Cinderella stories and black-and-white kisses that make us weep— tales so rare that they… More »


75 Little Ways To Be Romantic Every Day Of The Year

February 14th might be the official, greeting card company-sanctioned day to celebrate love, but let’s not limit our romantic gestures to one measly day. For a relationship to truly thrive, romance must be practiced on the daily. Valentine’s Day is a day for gigantic heart-shaped boxes of chocolate, expensive dinners, and crazy lingerie, but look… More »


No Date For Valentine’s Day? Rent A Gent!

QUESTION: Are you a “go-getter” woman? Are you “smart and busy”? Is your “social calendar” full? Would you like to enjoy the “lifestyle that has been enjoyed by men for centuries”? If you have answered yes to all of these questions then perhaps you are in need of RENT A GENT. What is a rent a… More »


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