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15 Painfully Relatable Breakup Memes That'll Make You LOL Nonstop

ByChristy Piña
There's no denying breakups can be rough. Whether you were together for weeks, months, or years, the end almost always stings — even just a little. The way you cope after a breakup varies per person, per relationship. Some like to drown their…

5 Perfectly Valid Reasons Not To Get Married, Because It Isn't For Everyone

ByElana Rubin
While Disney movies and royal weddings will have us believe that happily-ever-afters include standing next to someone at an altar, the truth is that's just not in the cards for everyone. Despite being a societal norm that was once solely a religious…

4 Signs Your Partner Isn’t Fully Committed, So Don’t Let Them Downplay Your Relationship

ByTayi Sanusi
Let's face it: Figuring out commitment can be much more complicated than we thought it would be growing up. In today's dating climate, people are enjoying the freedom of seeing where life takes them, which is great! But as a result, sometimes…

I Messaged My Tinder Matches With Lines From 'Hocus Pocus' & Here's What Happened

ByJamie Kravitz
Fall weather is finally here, which means I can actually get in the Halloween spirit. After going apple picking in 80-degree weather, I'm ready to don my Ugg boots, light a pumpkin-scented candle, and snuggle up under blankets to watch Halloween…

Experts Say Your Partner Doesn't Have To Be Your BFF For These 3 Important Reasons

ByChristy Piña
I always assumed that when you were in a serious relationship, your partner became your best friend. Of course your other friends were still in your life, but your SO was at the center of it, and that was that. Rom-coms always made it seem that way,…

Where You'll Meet Your Cuffing Season Bae This Fall, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

ByElana Rubin
Now that we are well into the months of Pumpkin Spice Lattes, Halloween parties, and cozy bonfires, you may be thinking about where to meet people during the fall season. Even though you may think of fall activities under one umbrella in and of…

18 Sad Love Songs That Capture Exactly What You're Going Through When Nothing Else Can

ByChristy Piña
Since magic is a fictional concept (Gasp! I know!), I think the closest thing we have to it IRL is music. Music can make us feel better when nothing and no one else seems to be able to. If you got into an argument with a friend or a parent, there's…

Jenna Dewan Reportedly Had A Chill Reaction To Channing Tatum & Jessie J Dating Rumors

ByCandice Jalili
Few people are probably thrilled to see their long-term ex move on. And I'm just speaking from the point of view of a regular, non-famous person. I mean, can you imagine being a celebrity going through an extremely public split and having to see the…

3 Signs Your Partner Likes You More For Your Appearance Than Your Personality

ByLaura Moses
I think the concept of "love at first sight" could more accurately be called "lust at first sight," because what you're likely drawn to about another person upon first meeting them is their physical appearance. The "love" part develops over time as…

10 Hilarious Tweets About Crushes That'll Make You Blush & Feel All Mushy Inside

ByElana Rubin
You know when you develop a new crush and all you do is think about that person? You text your friends about the latest thing your crush said to you, scream for days about one "I miss you" text they sent, and you scroll through Twitter to read…

6 Brutally Honest Phases of Breaking Up, Because We’ve All Been There

ByRachel Shatto
If you think back to your most recent breakup (sorry, I know that’s a huge bummer), there's likely one moment that stands out as "the moment" of that breakup. What I'm talking about is the mental picture that sums up the whole experience for you —…

Here’s Why You Should Go On A Date With Someone You’re Not Into, According To Experts

ByRachel Shatto
How important is instant chemistry when you're deciding whether or not to go on a date with someone new? Is it essential, or are there times when you actually should go on a date with someone you’re not into just to see what happens? If the dates…

3 Subtle Signs You’re Not As Compatible With Your Partner As You Might Think

ByHannah Schneider
It's cuffing season, folks. As you head toward colder weather, the end of the semester, and the holidays, you might be looking for something a little more serious than usual. When it comes to starting a new relationship or reevaluating the one…

3 Signs You’re Afraid Of Settling Down, Even After You’ve Found The One

ByRebecca Strong
You’re pretty sure you’ve found "the one", and all signs point to a happy ending: You’re compatible, you’re comfortable, and you’re madly in love. So, why do you get the nagging sense that you’re still afraid of settling down? The thing is, even if…

10 Tweets About Sex That Are So Real You'll LOL

ByKorey Lane
Sex, love, sleep, and food: all universal concepts that just about everyone understands. Whether you've never had sex, are currently sexually active, or are taking the world one sex-capade at a time, these tweets about sex will definitely make you…

6 Signs Your Relationship Can't Be Fixed, According To Couples' Therapists

ByChristy Piña
Accepting that a relationship you so desperately want just isn't working out may easily be one of the most difficult things ever. You think about all the good times you've spent with this person, all the happiness they've brought you, the immense…

7 People Whose Parents Don't Approve Of Their Relationships Reveal How They Cope

ByCandice Jalili
Let's say you meet the person of your dreams. The two of you hit it off, you start dating, and things go so incredibly well that eventually you decide to introduce them to the most important people in your life, your parents. Unfortunately, when…

Wells Adams' Quotes About Sarah Hyland Show These Two Are Serving Up Relationship Goals

ByKorey Lane
Ugh, can we just take a minute to recognize how adorable Wells Adams and Sarah Hyland are? They're both talented, sweet, and attractive on their own, so when they got together, it was practically magic. Unsurprisingly Wells Adams' quotes about Sarah…

Frankie Grande's Cryptic Instagram May Hold A Clue About Ariana & Pete's Future

ByCandice Jalili
What was once The Summer of Love seems to be quickly turning into The Fall of Heartbreak. That's right, people. Celebrity hearts are breaking just as quickly as they decided to fall in love and get engaged. And, the most recent casualty of The Fall…

8 People On How Dating Around Before Settling Down Helped Their Relationship

ByRebecca Strong
Some may find “the one” early in life and immediately settle into a monogamous relationship. As for the rest — it takes a little trial and error to ultimately land on romantic happiness. If you've ever found yourself wondering, "should I date around…

7 Poems About Love You'll Want To Send Your Partner Right Now

ByRachel Shatto
I really don't care for romantic comedies. I realize they're supposed to totally be my jam — or so advertisers keep telling me — but I'm just not interested. However, if you take rom-com plots and put them in period settings, suddenly I am all in.…