There's never been a better time to date casually if keeping things light and breezy is your speed. Dating apps make meeting tons of new people possible, so if someone isn't the right fit, there are new options just a swipe away. If that's where you're at right now, great! Live your best dating life. But what if your casual date starts to feel like it could be something more? Is it possible to know if they're on the same page just by paying attention to the way they behave? As it turns out, there are signs someone wants to commit that you can keep an eye out for. As Cherlyn Chong, dating and breakup recovery coach for professional women tells Elite Daily, these can give you hints that you're moving in the same direction. "People do change their behavior when they want to go to the next step," says Chong. "Commitment's a serious thing, and many become more serious, more secretive, or more nervous as the date where they want to bring it up to their partner approaches."
If you've got a feeling that your partner's ready to take the next step soon, here are some of the ways you could be seeing it before they've had a chance to communicate it more directly.