Have you ever known—no—felt in your gut that something was not quite right about the way you feel in your relationship? Do you have moments that make you a little nauseous, and even question your beliefs? Do loved ones often tell you that your partner may not be right for you? As firm as your moral sun may be, emotions tend to be the giant, gray, storm clouds that block it, even though you know … [Read more...] about Cognitive Dissonance: What Is It Saying about your Relationship?
Sexy & Single
Did the title catch your attention? If you’re a woman in your 20s or 30s, you probably know what the big scary “number” means: how many sex partners you’ve had. General opinion, common gossip, and social media culture give me the impression that having a high number of partners suggests dirtiness, immorality, shame, etc. What’s more, society encourages a woman to keep her number as low as possible … [Read more...] about Why a Woman Shouldn’t Worry About Her "Number"
Let’s talk about boys. Not the one that you met at that music festival, or your Tinder date that turned out to wear a Viking helmet to sleep, no. Let’s talk about the guy you’ve known since preschool, or the one you met in your most boring philosophy class in college—the platonic friend. As a rising junior at a school known for its rigorous curriculum, I know that I wouldn’t have made it through … [Read more...] about Millennial Mindset: Reasons We Love Our Guy Friends
Making emotional connections with other people makes us uniquely human. We all have unforeseen ties that bind us to everyone from our mothers, siblings, and teachers since birth. It just makes sense that as we age, we continue to actively pursue fulfilling and meaningful relationships with other people. Our search for a suitable mate is not desperation, but a genuine attempt. Too often, women who … [Read more...] about Pineapple for Dinner and Other Joys of Being Single
No matter how short or long you’ve dated, breaking up is tough. One day you can’t take your eyes off each other; but the next thing you know, he never wants to see you again. Pretty intense, right? Losing a relationship can turn your whole world upside down and bring you unimaginable heartaches. But fret not. If ever you find yourself dealing with some painful heartbreak, there are plenty of … [Read more...] about Top 10 Ways on How to Handle a Breakup
Going on a date can be a little bit nerve wracking and intimidating, especially if it has been a while since your last experiences in the dating scene. However, there are many things that you can do before your date that can help you to prepare for the experience. Here are 10 ways that you can prepare for your next date, whether you met them on an Over Forty Dating Website or through a … [Read more...] about 10 Tips For Preparing For Your Next Date