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12 Funny Memes To Text Your Partner & Make Them Belly Laugh

By Hannah Schneider
Texting your partner throughout the day can be quite the dance. You might get busy at work or stuck in transit, so there may be a natural lull in the conversation. If you still find yourself wanting to shoot off a quick text, a funny meme that you…

15 Tweets About Justin Bobby That Will Make You Fall In Love With 'The Hills' Again

By Kristen Perrone
The Hills: New Beginning premiered on June 24, delivering a catch-up with the majority of the cast who appeared on the original MTV series following young people adjusting to adulthood in Los Angeles. As the gang reunited with each other on camera,…

These Tweets About "Adulting In 5 Words Or Less" Are A Huge Mood

By Mehak Anwar
Unless you're one of the few people in this world that has their life totally figured out, being an adult is hard. Adulthood involves so many bills for things you didn't even think about as a kid, mysterious new pain in parts of your body that were…

If Your Cousins Were The Best Part Of Your Childhood, You're Forever Blessed

By Rachel Chapman
Looking back on your childhood, you have many fond memories. From family vacays at the beach, to backyard barbecues, to watching Saturday morning cartoons, the fun was never-ending. There was so much to love, but what you enjoyed the most was…
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4 Ways Adults With Jobs Can Still Feel Like School's Out For The Summer

By Suzanne McKenzie
Popsicles, pool parties, and the promise of three uninterrupted months of freedom — as a kid, summer break was a truly magical thing. The days were never-ending and the opportunities seemed limitless. Fast forward to today, when summers are spent…

10 People You Meet Before 30 Who Teach You The Most Underrated Life Lessons

By Rachel Chapman
Every new decade represents a different chapter in your life. Your 20s are a time to discover who you are, and what you want to do. Adulthood is finally here, and you're trying to balance it as best you can. Along the way, there are a few lessons…

Here’s Everything You Should Know About Hulu's New Series ‘Normal People’

By Sarah Halle Corey
Sally Rooney's stories seem to be a constant fixture on millennial bookworm's Instagram feeds everywhere. Pretty soon they'll be making their way to even more screens all around the world. A TV adaptation of her second novel Normal People is coming…

These Things Mom Used To Say When You Were A Teen Make So Much Sense As An Adult

By Rachel Chapman
Sometimes, all you need is a little distance from something to give you a whole new perspective. Now that you've reached adulthood, looking back on your teen years blesses you with one of those aha moments. You realize that things weren't as…

Etsy's Best Gifts For 2019 Graduates Really Personalize Your Congratulations

By Rachel Chapman
Graduation is a time filled with congratulations and celebrations. Whether you're saying farewell to high school or taking that big step into adulthood from college, graduates deserve all the praise coming their way. What better way to show the…

I Graduated From College Early & It Wasn't Exactly What I Expected

By Lauren Dana
If I'm being totally honest, I always secretly knew I would graduate college early. I began my college career with 29 credit hours, and the idea of not being on campus for a full four years had been in the back of my mind even before I enrolled as a…

The Advice My Older Sis Gave Me When I Was 18 About Adulting Helped Me Master It

By Rachel Chapman
My older sister has been my role model since day one. She is and always will be three steps ahead of me in life, and I'm follow along. From middle school to high school, it was easy to be her shadow. However, as I prepared to head off to college in…

7 Women On Why They Ended Seemingly Happy Relationships, Because It Isn’t Black & White

By Rebecca Strong
Fairytales and rom-coms lead us to believe that love is enough to sustain a relationship — and to live happily ever after, of course. But the reality is, it takes a whole lot more to make things work because relationships are complicated AF.…

9 Amazing Things About Having All Brothers That Make You One Lucky Sis

By Rachel Chapman
Growing up with all brothers meant you always had someone to play video games with, someone to sneak all the good snacks from the top of the cupboard for you, a protector on the playground, and whenever something went wrong, you could just bat your…

The Sister Squad Unfollowed James Charles After Tati Westbrook Called Him Out On YouTube

By Jamie LeeLo
Sisters, things do not look good. OG YouTube makeup artist Tati Westbrook and her pseudo-makeup son James Charles are officially on the outs and it has the cosmetics industry shook. Westbrook has been Charles' mentor, supporter, and mother-figure in…

An Expert Reveals The Biggest Problem With On-Again, Off-Again Relationships

By Griffin Wynne
Sometimes the "road map" to love is a beautiful, squiggly line, rather than just a direct path. Whether you date someone for a while and then realize you need some time to breathe, or you never seem to get your timing exactly right — relationships…

5 Promises College Grads Should Make Themselves On Day One Of The "Real World"

By Marisa Casciano
Growing up, you may have heard some of the adults in your life talk about the "real world." It normally came up in conversations about paying bills, dealing with traffic to and from work, and the other struggles that adults face on the reg. You may…

My Therapist Sexually Assaulted Me & I Sued Him To Get Justice

By April Young
Between the court documents, the legal papers, the news articles written about the incident, his story is out there, but it isn't the full truth. My story has never been told until now. It’s unthinkable, unbearable, and it actually happened: My…

8 Extraordinary Things About Having A Little Sis That You Appreciate When You're Both In Your 20s

By Rachel Chapman
Having a sister you're really close to has you feeling blessed on the daily. You love that you were basically given a best friend for life. As the older sister, you had someone following in your footsteps and looking up to you as a role model. She…

8 Movies That Will Make You Call Your Girl Squad

By Kristen Perrone
Nothing is more perfectly aligned with the weekend than a night on the sofa with your girlfriends as a movie plays in the background. We all have those nights when we're drawn to old Disney favorites or terrifying thrillers, but some of our most…

Let's Be Honest: You're Game To Do These 9 Things With Mom At Any Age & Stage

By Rachel Chapman
If you have an awesome relationship with your mom, you know you're really #blessed. She's such a cool role model who helped you become the fabulous person you are today. Growing up, she may have been your favorite companion for every adventure you…

The Perks Of Being A "Real Adult" After College Are Unexpected & Pretty Amazing

By Rachel Chapman
Legally, you're considered an adult as soon as you reach the age of 18, but for many of us, adulthood doesn't really kick in until after you graduate college. That's the moment when the rug is pulled out from underneath you, and you're facing…

If You Have This Attachment Style, You Might Have A Harder Time With Casual Dating

By Rebecca Strong
It’s no secret that your upbringing can impact many aspects of your personality, from how you tend to avoid conflict like the plague (thanks, mom) to how you thrive in competitive situations (thanks, dad). But did you know that according to…

If You Wait To Pay Rent At The Last-Minute, Experts Say There's A Lot That Goes Into Your Adulting Habits

By Marisa Casciano
Adulting can be a love-hate relationship. On the one hand, you might be thrilled to finally live on your own and get excited every time you purchase a new painting, add a cute succulent to your kitchen windowsill, or fill the refrigerator with your…

10 Things Millennials Are Known For Taking To An Entire New Level

By Rachel Chapman
Some may believe that millennials are all about documenting memories on the 'Gram, embracing the digital nomad life, investing in experiences over material "things," and attending weekend brunch with friends. Yes, those things may be true for many…

If You & Your Sister Are Inseparable, These 10 Things Are So Accurate

By Rachel Chapman
It's a known fact that if you're super close with your sister, she's your bestie for life. But what people might not tell you is that there are different layers to sisterhood. Of course, every relationship is unique, but you know that sisters who…

Here's Everything We Know About The Possibility Of A Magical 'Unicorn Store' Sequel

By Kristen Perrone
Netflix's original movie Unicorn Store delivers a lighthearted dose of childlike wonder when protagonist Kit is given a mission to prove she's worthy of owning a unicorn. As both star and director, Brie Larson captures the gradual, often painful…

The Trailer For KJ Apa's Netflix Rom-Com 'The Last Summer' Will Leave You Sweating

By Dylan Kickham
KJ Apa is stepping out of the dark, murder-y town of Riverdale and into the light for a breezy new Netflix romantic comedy that is guaranteed to be your summer obsession. Netflix just dropped the trailer for its latest teen rom-com, The Last Summer,…

This Is The One Couple 'GOT' Fans REALLY Want To See Together In The End

By Ani Bundel
Game of Thrones is many things, but a love story isn't one of them. Romances are regularly harbingers of bad things to come. Some of these can be small scale, like Jon and Ygritte's doomed affair or Tommen's heartbreak after his mother kills…

5 Easiest Ways To Adjust To Real-Life Adulting After Graduating College

By Marisa Casciano
The day I tossed my cap into the air, I remember looking at my best friend and saying, "Now what?" I had no idea where life was about to take me, other than to brunch with my parents and then to my college house to pack up my things. No one told me…

8 Cringeworthy Things Millennials Feel & Do When Their Credit Card Bill Arrives

By Rachel Chapman
Let me tell you a little horror story: Your credit card bill is coming. (Dun dun dun.) There are so many wonderful things about adulthood, including the freedom to do whatever you want with your free time, heading to happy hour with coworkers after…