Yasmin Gopez

Bio

Yasmin is a freelance writer based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. She has more than 9 years of experience providing content for both traditional and new media.

The Only Fish In The Sea: 11 Signs You Finally Found A Keeper

By Yasmin Gopez
Trying to find that special someone can be exhausting and frustrating these days, especially with more and more people opting for quick hookups. Some don’t make any real effort to get to know you and others would try everything, then lie their ways…

4 Ways Having A Casual Relationship Will Prep You For The Real Thing

By Yasmin Gopez
In this so-called hook-up generation, people have mastered the ins and outs of casual relationships. Along with the perfunctory protocol (sexting, f*ck buddies, BYOBirth control, etc.) came the belief that casual relationships are nothing but a way…

6 Types Of Frenemies Every Girl Has In Her Life Even If She Won't Admit It

By Yasmin Gopez
The holiday season is here; it's the time when we catch up with family and friends both old and new, get filled in on the latest happenings and what has transpired in their lives since, well, last Christmas. Has the friend you've known since grade…

9 Ways To Know Your Ex Is Meant To Be Your Ex

By Yasmin Gopez
Let's face it: All breakups are hard. Parting ways with someone you've grown to like and racking your brain to distill what went wrong is both mentally and emotionally exhausting. Every single breakup hurts, but in different ways. Reliving the…

10 Realities And Struggles Only A Big-City Kid Can Understand

By Yasmin Gopez
Growing up in a big city is surreal; you're surrounded by millions of people, always busy, always hustling. The world is your oyster, and everything is within your reach. But, everything is also pricey as hell. Still, instead of moving away to…

Don't Be A Pushover: The 6 Types Of People You Must Learn To Say 'No' To

By Yasmin Gopez
Most people these days are having a hard time saying no. We seem to put other people's happiness and convenience over our own. May it be because we love them, and we just want to keep pleasing them, or because we're afraid to disappoint them. Even…

Miss Independent: 5 Reasons Why Single Mothers Are The Most Selfless Women

By Yasmin Gopez
Being a mother seems like the toughest job in the world. A mom's job requires 24/7 attention and doesn't ever end, even when kids turn 18. As a single woman with no kids, sometimes I'm still at a loss as to how parents raise children. I've always…

12 Ways To Keep Your Sanity When Your Sh*tty Job Is Burning You Out

By Yasmin Gopez
Sometimes in our lives, we feel as if we've hit a dead end. It can feel like we're backed into a corner where sh*t keeps coming at us, and there's no choice but to let it hit us in the face over and over again. We all have different reasons for…

8 Risks To Consider Before Getting Involved In A No-Strings-Attached Relationship

By Yasmin Gopez
It's fun and it's convenient, and other than a pair of sexy undies, you don't invest much into it. You basically get to have a no-holds-barred humpfest and go about your day afterwards without needing to check on your partner. So what's the catch…

The Worst People Ever: 8 Ways To Spot The Annoying Social Climber

By Yasmin Gopez
They’re vile, manipulative, pretentious and shameless. Social climbers are the boils on the butt of modern civilization. They claim credit and notoriety without making any real efforts or exhibiting any real skills in life. How can you tell for sure…