When Hate at First Sight Turned into Friendship

It began as a mistake. —Charles Bukowski My life is chalk full of… let’s say…

10 Do’s And Don’ts For Making Friends In A New Place

Making friends in a new place is daunting. Not only do you have to get…

A Playlist for the Guy who Played Me

Being honest with my emotions has never come easy to me, but somehow it seems…

rose-colored glasses
It’s Time to Take Off the Rose Colored Glasses Ruining Our Relationships

When we love someone, we often put on “rose-colored glasses” and see them as much…

Divorce Is Not An Option In My Marriage

I still remember sitting in the hard wooden pew at sixteen listening to my pastor…

I’m Happy to Wait As Long As It Takes For Love

I have entered that weird stage in my life where friends I have known since…

On Breakups You Never See Coming

I never saw the breakup coming. It’s not like there were signs. “I’ve been unhappy…

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I Rejected Tinder for Speed Dating – Spoilers It’s the Same Damn Thing

Dating in the modern age has gone totally digital, unless you’re one of the lucky…

What We Really Want For Valentine’s Day

You hear the words Valentine’s Day and a myriad of emotions, thoughts, and opinions come…

Everything You Need to Know About Wedding Planning

Wedding planning can be a lot to take on, between all the vendors to book…

When Harry Met Sally Nails the Awkwardness Significant Others Put on Friendships

Oh, When Harry Met Sally, that ever-renewing spring of arch observations about love and friendship,…

Sober Truth Behind Our Drunk Courage
The Sober Truth Behind Our Drunk Courage

“Do you guys cuddle?” “Not really.” I thought about the question—and the guy friend I…

Holiday Movies to Mend a Broken Heart

Inevitably, my younger, single self always seemed to be going through some sort of break-up…

How to Handle the Holidays As An Adult in a Relationship

I am a huge fan of the holidays, the spirit of the season and family…

Growing Up is Scarier Than Moving Halfway Across the World

In a little over a month, I’ll be in Australia. If everything goes according to…

When Opposites Attract, and Then Actually Stay Together

My childhood home sat at the top of a large hill. The paved driveway was…

It Doesn’t Take Dating To Find Happiness

All too often single women are portrayed as sad and lonely – singleness has become…

Looking Inside Relationships From The Outside

We all put up a facade to some extent. A wall or a screen, in…

Abuse Without the Bruise: How To Spot An Abusive Relationship

I am an extremely lucky, privileged, and fortunate girl. On January 22, I got to…

First Date
I Started Online Dating the Weekend my Childhood BFF Got Married

I saw on Facebook that my childhood best friend got married. She wore a long…