Search results for "anxiety"

40 Chill AF Products On Amazon That'll Help You Relax

By Anna Anderson
It can be overwhelming to be an adult, sometimes. There's just so much that goes into making a life — like holding a job, paying your bills, keeping your house clean, and maintaining your close relationships. All those responsibilities can add up to…

If Dating Apps Give You Texting Anxiety, Here's What To Do

By Griffin Wynne
Imagine you match with a total snack on your favorite dating app, but after the excitement settles in, you started to feel a little nervous about actually talking to them. Do you message first? What do you say? How long do you wait to reply? Do you…

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…

Here's How To Get Someone At A Coffee Shop To Notice You

By Rebecca Strong
There you are, settling in to a window seat with your almond milk chai latte, when you spot a vision across the cafe. You’re not actually certain you’ve ever seen such an adorable creature IRL, and when the barista calls out their drink order, you…

If You’ve Gone Through A Bad Breakup, These 5 Activities Can Help

By Tayi Sanusi
Getting back on your feet after a breakup can be a really painful process. No matter what the circumstances of the separation were, in some cases, it can take a while before you start to feel like yourself again. Finding some healthy activities to…

Lamar Reportedly Wants Khloé Back, Confirming All Exes Crawl Back

By Candice Jalili
They've been broken up for what feels like a lifetime, but Lamar Odom's reported quote about getting back together with Khloé Kardashian suggests the former NBA star is still down for a reunion. A source who spoke to Us Weekly on May 21 told the…

A Psychologist Explains Why You Freak Out When Your First Friend Gets Engaged

By Rebecca Strong
You’d like to think that the first time that someone in your squad announces they’re getting hitched, you’d be over the moon for them. And after you have some time to allow the news to settle in, you likely will be. But at first, you may find…

Here's How To Break Up With Your SO When Nothing Seems Wrong On The Surface

By Caroline Colvin
Breaking up is hard to do. And it's extra hard figuring out how to break up when nothing seems wrong — especially if you're worried about hurting your soon-to-be-ex's feelings. The key is balance. On one hand, you want to approach the situation with…

Khloé Kardashian & Lamar Odom's Astrological Compatibility Reveals Why Breaking Up Was Best

By Rachel Shatto
While it's been years since Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom went their separate ways in 2013 (their divorce was finalized in 2015), I still feel a little bit sad about what could have been between these two. They seemed beyond in love before things…

Psych Experts Explain Why Some People Stand Up Their Dates & It's Infuriating

By Sarah Ellis
Getting stood up is one of my worst dating fears. I saw it happen just a few weeks ago to a guy sitting one table away from me at a restaurant. He sipped his wine quietly for half an hour while he clearly waited for someone to join him. Eventually,…

The Meaning Behind GOT7's "Time Out" Will Make You Want To Get Away From All The Noise

By Michele Mendez
GOT7's last comeback was in March 2018, so you can imagine the excitement the group's fans — the Aghases — felt when GOT7 returned with their new album, Spinning Top. The album features seven songs, including "1°," "Eclipse," "End," "Time Out,"…

GOT7's "Eclipse" Lyrics Make The Boys' Comeback Single Way More Than Just A Love Song

By Kelli Boyle
GOT7 is back, fam. They never really left, to be honest, but they're coming out with new music and videos, so we'll let them continue to call it a comeback. JYP Entertainment, released a comeback teaser trailer for their upcoming song "Eclipse" on…

If You’ve Ever Wondered Who The Cast Of 'Grey's Anatomy' Is Dating IRL, Look No Further

By Christy Piña
Season 15 of Grey's Anatomy officially came to a close on May 16, and even though it feels like the show has been on for literally ever, I'm still just as invested as I was on day one. Some of the anxiety-inducing moments Shonda Rhimes has written…

You'll Want To Take On The World After Reading Issa Rae's Quotes About Confidence

By Jamie LeeLo
What's a girl got to do to make Issa Rae her best friend? She's hilarious, talented, down to earth, smart AF, and her teeth are so shiny I need sunglasses but it doesn't annoy me like with other celebrities. Her hit HBO series Insecure became a fast…

7 People Reveal How They Handled Asking Someone Out & Getting Rejected

By Hannah Schneider
Asking a crush out can be one of the most heart-fluttering, faint-inducing experiences in the world. On the other hand, getting rejected can make you feel like you will never be able to put yourself out there again. But fret not: Hearing stories…

6 Reasons To Try Acupuncture, Because Anxiety Relief Is Only The Beginning

By Julia Guerra
Acupuncture is one of those things people either swear by or are skeptical about. For example, while I personally wouldn’t think lying on a table while someone sticks needles into my skin would be all that relaxing, evidently, one of the most common…

When Should You & Your Partner Introduce Your Parents To Each Other? Experts Say It's Complicated

By Rebecca Strong
Meeting your SO’s parents can obviously be a bit nerve-wracking. But having their parents meet yours? That poses a whole different league of anxiety-inducing possibilities. Will they get along? What if they don’t have anything in common? Or worse,…

Living At Home After College Longer Than I Expected Taught Me A Lot About Self-Care

By Marisa Casciano
Growing up, I always had a plan or at least a general idea of how my life would go. As a freshmen in high school, I planned on going to college four years down the road. I assumed I would earn a degree in something related to art, writing, and…

Here’s How To Boost Your Confidence When Asking People Out IRL, According To Experts

By Rachel Shatto
I've never been very good at asking people out. I’ve tended to hold back, drop increasingly obvious hints, and then wait impatiently for the other person to make the move. I was just too nervous to just say what I wanted and take the initiative to…

Lamar Odom Just Got Super Honest About Cheating On Khloé Kardashian & It's So Sad

By Candice Jalili
They've been separated since 2013 and divorced since 2015, but Lamar Odom's quotes about Khloé Kardashian and cheating in his new memoir, Darkness to Light, are still bound to make you feel a lot of feelings. Odom shared some excerpts from the…

BRB, Crying Because Camila Mendes’ Love Letter To Charles Melton On Instagram Is So Cute

By Christy Piña
Riverdale may be the definition of a nail-biting, anxiety-invoking TV show (read: The Black Hood and The Gargoyle King are BFFs, and don't even get me started on Edgar Evernever), but apparently, it's also the breeding ground for some pretty amazing…

If You're Single & Picky, Experts Reveal What To Keep In Mind About Finding "The One"

By Marisa Casciano
You recently noticed that you don't swipe right too often. Instead, you find yourself looking through your potential matches on your dating apps and audibly saying, "No, thanks," as you swipe left. You type out messages after the first or second…

I Took Myself On A Self-Care Day & Why Haven’t I Been Doing This My Whole Life?

By Marquaysa Battle
I first witnessed the beauty of self-care in my grandmother, who believed in it nearly as much as she believed in God. Hers looked like planting her knees in the dirt to work on her cabbage patch, or picking tomatoes while singing hymns off-key,…

I Moved To Australia Alone Without A Plan — It Was The Best Year Of My Life

By Sarah Fielding
After spending my junior year abroad in Florence, Italy, all my carefully laid plans to live in New York my whole life were upended. Suddenly, the idea of only living in one place forever seemed inconceivable. When it became clear that my post-grad…

How I Made Peace With My Ex — And Myself — After I Cheated

By Rachel Herron
Over holiday break in 2016, my mother and I were thrilled to watch the revival of our favorite show, Gilmore Girls. As we sat watching Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life, just as we had done when I was in high school and the show was still airing, I…

I Traveled To A New City Every Week & It Showed Me Who I Am

By Sarah Ellis
After a long day of flight delays and airport food, I buried my face in the hotel pillow. My two suitcases were still outside in the trunk of my tiny Ford Fiesta rental, but I didn’t have the energy to deal with them just yet. For now, free from the…

Dating In Your Mid-20s Is A Rollercoaster, So Hang Onto These 9 Genius Tips

By Caroline Colvin
Whether you're a serial dater, a swipe master, or someone who'll occasionally give "the dating thing" a shot, dating in your mid-20s will always be an interesting ride. Your potential baes/FWBs are more mature than your candidates in high school or…

Here's What To Know About Whether Starbucks Will Ever Release CBD Drinks

By Lara Walsh
Over the past year, hemp and CBD-infused drinks and food have quickly exploded in popularity. With Coca-Cola and other companies rumored to begin testing beverages that contain cannabidiol, which is a non-psychoactive cannabis ingredient, you might…

Here's Why Justin Bieber's Fans Think His New Song "I Don't Care" Is About Hailey Baldwin

By Michele Mendez
Justin Bieber and Ed Sheeran — aka two vocal kings — have blessed fans' ears with the release of their new single, "I Don't Care." Let me tell you, I've just got done listening to the song and it's a total bop. Like, I'm ready to hear it on every…

11 People Reveal How They Deal When Their Significant Other Never Instagrams Them

By Caroline Colvin
To post your SO or not to post: That is the question. It's possible your partner not posting you enough on IG (or vice versa) rarely worries you. You might not be big on Insta or social media in general. Or if you are, but you've made the conscious…

Justin Bieber & Ed Sheeran's "I Don't Care" Lyrics Will Make You Want To Dance All Night

By Tara Martinez
Justin Bieber and Ed Sheeran have finally done it, everyone! They’ve collaborated on a song and all their fans are going wild over it. The song, called “I Don’t Care,” is one heck of a bop, so everyone’s wanting to sing along to it. Justin Bieber…

5 Things To Consider If You're Knowingly Dating Someone So Wrong For You, Yet SO Right

By Rebecca Strong
Considering that there are around 7.5 billion people in the world, it’s safe to say that you have plenty of viable dating options. But there are lots of reasons why you still might date someone who, deep down, you know isn’t a good match. Maybe…

Daily Affirmations To Recite When You've Got A Crush, Because You Deserve Love

By Rebecca Strong
Having a crush is equally as anxiety-inducing as it is exhilarating. Should you tell your crush you’re into them? And if so, when and how? Do you go the subtle route with a few flirty texts or come on strong IRL? And what if they don’t like you…

Kaitlyn Bristowe Opened Up About Her Breakup With Shawn Booth & TBH, I'm Still Not Over It

By Christy Piña
The wait for the Season 15 premiere of The Bachelorette is almost over, my friends. In the days leading up to the May 13 premiere, former Bachelorette Kaitlyn Bristowe opened up about her breakup with fiancé Shawn Booth (her season's winner), her…

Meet The Comedian Behind The Uplifting Posts On Your Favorite Good News IG Account

By Chelsea Stewart
In a post-Kardashian world, every millennial thinks they have what it takes to go viral, but few consider what that online fame actually looks like in a person's daily life. In Elite Daily's new series Life Behind The Likes, we speak with the people…

Jennifer Aniston Just Coined The Most Iconic Dating Term & I'm Speechless

By Rebecca Strong
There are two kinds of people in regards to romance — the ones who believe they have one true soulmate, and the ones who ROTFL at the ridiculous nature of that notion. Blame it on Disney movies or Nicholas Sparks novels, but we’ve basically been…

If You're Going To Start Dating Someone Who Is "Bad News," Remember These 9 Things

By Ginny Hogan
When I was 25, I started a "relationship" I suspected would end badly (I use quotes because I realized after that it was not, in fact, a relationship). He had serious commitment issues, and he panicked any time talk of the future came up. Did I not…

Facebook's New Feature Finally Lets You Know If Your 8th Grade Crush Likes You Back

By Sarah Ellis
I don’t know about you, but my Facebook friends list is a lot like the back corners of my closet — I’m not altogether sure what’s in there, and TBH, I’m scared to take a look. I know things have piled up over time, and at this point, there could be…

Experts Say Leaving People On Read Reveals A Lot About Your Texting Habits

By Marisa Casciano
Imagine this: You're laying in bed on a Saturday afternoon and texting your crush. You're talking about your favorite restaurants in the city and what shows you're currently streaming. They respond to each of your messages in a timely manner. But…

Expert Approved Dating Advice For Engaged Couples That'll Keep The Romance Alive

By Ginny Hogan
When I think about being engaged, I think about how romantic it will be to sit at my kitchen table with my future spouse and argue over the wording for our Save The Date cards. Truthfully, though, I imagine how fun it will be to go on dates and…

Meghan & Harry Unfollowed William & Kate On Instagram, But Not For The Reason You Think

By Hollee Actman Becker
I have never been able to keep up with the whole who-followed-who and who-unfollowed-who thing on social media. I mean, I barely have enough time to keep up with my own followers, let alone time to spend scrolling through other people's follow lists…

This Is How Many Texts You Can Send In A Row Before You Look Clingy, A Study Finds

By Caroline Colvin
A partner, FWB, or even date who doesn't respond right away can be hell for someone who is lonely or has a big imagination. You might be the kind of person to say, "To hell with protocol!" and proceed to double-text your partner. Maybe you'll…

Here's Everything Former 'Bachelorette' Kaitlyn Bristowe Is Doing In 2019

By Sarah Halle Corey
Bachelor Nation and wine go hand in hand like a hand and an engagement ring... or a limo ride and hysterical tears. There's nothing quite like watching The Bachelor with a glass of pino and your best friends. Well pretty soon Bachelor fans will be…

If You're Going To Start Dating Someone New, Remember These 5 Things

By Rebecca Strong
So, you’ve gone on a handful of dates, and you’re pretty sure you found your person. Your besties are getting a little bored of hearing you gush about them, but TBH, you could care less — right now, the possibilities are endless for your budding…

If Your Relationship Is Super Secure, You'll Notice These 4 Signs

By Rebecca Strong
“Security” may not be the sexiest word. It also may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think about your ideal relationship, either. But the reality is that security plays a major role in any rock solid romance. So, how do you know if…

No, Dating Apps Aren't Just For Hookups, & Here's Why

By Caroline Colvin
One of arguably the best and most controversial 21st century developments seems to be dating apps. For better or worse, you can skip any quaint courting ritual and go straight to getting it poppin' and sneaking out the morning after. But the…

12 Women Share The Most Awkward Ways People Tried To Flirt With Them & They're So Cringey

By Candice Jalili
Working up the courage to flirt with someone is always, without a doubt, always going to be at least a tad awkward. But what are some of the most awkward ways to flirt? Well, a recent Reddit AskWomen thread asked ladies to share the most awkward…

'GOT' Fans Are Worried About The Safety Of The Crypts Of Winterfell

By Mehak Anwar
OK, Game of Thrones fans, buckle in — because winter is here, the army of the dead is here, and GoT's longest episode ever is coming so soon. On Sunday, April 28, Game of Thrones will run for 80 minutes and feature the show's biggest battle yet, the…

Am I Happy With My Relationship Or Am I Settling? Here's The Distinction

By Ginny Hogan
I had a boyfriend once who was very nice, but I just didn't feel a spark. When we were a few months into our relationship, I looked back at our early days and tried to remember if I felt super drawn to him, but I couldn't think of a time when I did.…

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…