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This 'Bachelorette' Contestant Dated A Famous Olympic Athlete, So Get Ready For Drama

Forget the software salesmen and personal trainers of past Bachelorette seasons. Season 14's popular career of choice appears to be NFL player, with both Colton Underwood and Clay Harbor representing the professional sport on the show. It ought to be…
By Kristen Perrone

7 Tips For Traveling With Your Partner So You Won’t Get On Each Other’s Nerves 

I've had vacations with partners go swimmingly (I mean it, we went to Aruba) but I've also had a few that made me want to yell, "Man overboard!" Don't judge me. You would feel the same way if you were confined to a tiny ship cabin with someone you co…
By Sydnee Lyons

How To Tell Your Partner Their Breath Stinks Without Hurting Their Feelings

You know that moment at a restaurant when you suddenly you notice that the person opposite you has a flake of Swiss chard stuck in between their vampire tooth and their incisor? So darn awkward. Yes, it would be so easy to just tell them, but somethi…
By Kimmy Foskett

I Asked My Mom To Rank My Ex-Boyfriends & She Did NOT Hold Back At All

First and foremost, let me just take a moment to say that my mom is the actual best. She and I are crazy close, and she's always taken my best friends, boyfriends, and the stray cats I've found in abandoned motel rooms under her wing (pretty literall…
By Genevieve Wheeler

How To Deal If You & Your BF Or GF Are Going To Different Colleges In The Fall

I'll be honest, at 18, I was staunchly against the idea of continuing high school relationships into college. Was I in a relationship at the time? Of course not! Did I lecture my coupled-up friends at length about the benefits of heading to college u…
By Genevieve Wheeler

I Moved In With My Boyfriend To Save Money & It Led To A Broken Engagement

The breakup itself was relatively quick and painless. After months of fighting and sleeping in separate bedrooms, it was as if we had both hit our breaking point. It wasn’t like the breakups you see in the movies -- no smashing of dishes or calling o…
By Catie Warren

How To Figure Out If You Should Get Your Partner's Mom A Mother's Day Present

Dating someone and trying to figure out what to get their families during the holidays can be a little confusing. If you're a guest for Christmas or Hanukkah, do you shell out gifts for every single family member? Do you go in on a present with your …
By Elana Rubin

Here's How To Know When It's Time To Swap House Keys With Your Partner

If you're thinking about exchanging house keys with your boyfriend or girlfriend, that probably means you're beginning to think more seriously about your future together. While giving your partner a key to your home can feel like a big gesture, it do…
By Jamie Kravitz

The Secret To Having Your Partner Sleep Over Without Pissing Off Your Roommates

When you live with roommates, you quickly figure out what each person's preferences and quirks are when it comes to sharing space. Your home is as much yours as it is theirs, and if they're bringing a significant other over most days, everyone should…
By Elana Rubin

Do You Need To Ask Your Parents' Permission To Move In With Your Partner?

So, you've decided to move in with your significant other. Before you share the exciting news with your friends and family, you might want to let your parents know about your plan. There's definitely a strategy for talking to parents about moving in …
By Jamie Kravitz

Laverne Cox Finally Shared A Photo Of Her Boyfriend & They're So Freaking Cute

I don't know about you guys, but I personally have spent the past week in mourning. Why, you ask? Well, because another one of my all-time favorite celebrity couples have announced their split. First, Anna Faris and Chris Pratt, and then, Jennifer An…
By Candice Jalili

3 Ways To Cope When Your Roommate & Boyfriend Or Girlfriend Don't Get Along

If I can brag for a sec, I like to think that I can get along with most anyone. I enjoy meeting friends of friends, I always compliment my barista's neon purple manicures, and I'm a decent first date. But when it comes to my own living space, I'm les…
By Kimmy Foskett

5 Surprising Things I Learned About Relationships After Living With My Boyfriend

After moving in with my boyfriend, I have to say I was pretty surprised by how well our habits seemed to mesh. I had heard so many horror stories about how moving in together was "the kiss of death," so needless to say I was a bit on edge. Living wit…
By Tayi Sanusi

5 Things All 'Jersey Shore' Fans Should Know About Sammi Sweetheart's New Man

Jersey Shore Family Vacation premiered to stellar ratings last week, and for a hot second, it was almost as if the absence of original cast member Sammi "Sweetheart" Giancola wasn't too noticeable. Thanks to a doll resembling Sammi crashing the rest …
By Kristen Perrone

11 Simple, Sweet, Small Things You Can Do To Light Up Your Partner's Day

I spend a lot of time in coffee shops. I'm usually either working on my computer or staging the perfect 'gram but sometimes, I'll just sit and people-watch. That's what I was doing when I witnessed one of the nicest things to do for your boyfriend or…
By Sydnee Lyons

This Woman Dumped Her BF After His Body-Shaming Texts About Her "Beer Gut" Went Viral

I'm all for honesty in a romantic relationship, but there's a big difference between letting your girlfriend know that she has spinach in her teeth and body-shaming her perfectly healthy physique. A woman dumped her boyfriend and is now making headli…
By Jamie Kravitz

3 Signs You & Your Partner Are Ready To Become Pet Parents Together

Getting a pet is a huge step to take in a relationship. It means that you and your partner are ready to say, "Yes, we can share the responsibilities of sustaining another creature's life," which — while wonderful and exciting — is no small feat (I sa…
By Genevieve Wheeler

I Weighed More Than My Boyfriend & It Bothered Me, But I Needed To Get Over It

On my first day of college, I met a boy. He went to high school with my roommate, and I met him in my dorm lobby on move-in day. Let's call him "Mike." I've struggled with my weight and body image my entire life, and when I met him, I was probably th…
By Elana Rubin

Ask Yourself 2 Questions If You're Sacrificing Your Own Values For Your Partner's

I am prone to displaying my disdain for people, places, and things via an accidental grimace. I know that I am not unique, and this phenomenon has been called "resting bitch face" — of course, I prefer the much less misogynistic "distracted mind face…
By Kimmy Foskett

Can You Make It Through The Internet Boyfriend Bracket Challenge Without Screaming?

I've never understood the whole March Madness thing. This is for many reasons. For starters, I'm not a big sports person, and when I do decide to care about sports, it's usually about professional-level sports, not college sports. Then, there's the f…
By Candice Jalili

7 April Fool's Pranks To Play On Your Partner That Won't Cause A Nasty Breakup

With Valentine's Day out of the way, it's time to focus on what's really important in relationships: I'm talking about coming up with April Fools' pranks for your boyfriend or girlfriend so that you can ruin the day of the person you love the most. F…
By Sydnee Lyons

What To Expect If You're Celebrating Easter With Your Partner For The First Time

Easter is one of my favorite holidays. And having grown up in a Methodist family — and attending Catholic schools intermittently as a kid — it's one I've celebrated every year of my life (in both conventional and, er, less conventional ways). So if y…
By Genevieve Wheeler

6 Epic Texts To Send Your BF Or GF On April Fools' Day To Prank Them So Hard

Love it or hate it, April Fools' Day is almost here. People will inevitably pull elaborate pranks on people they genuinely like that will go either medium-well or terribly. (I'm not an April Fools' enthusiast. Can you tell?) A successful prank typica…
By Kimmy Foskett

Your Ultimate Guide To Every Single Person The Kardashian Sisters Have Ever Dated

For more than a decade, we've watched the Kardashian family live their lives on television and through social media. The family members on the show have broadcasted their dating lives, weddings, and breakups. From Kourtney and Scott's on-again, off-a…
By Elana Rubin

Sara Bareilles & Her Boyfriend Are What Broadway Dreams Are Made Of

The cast of NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert is a who's who of musical talent. Leading off the cast is R&B crooner John Legend, rocker Alice Cooper is the wicked King Herod, and singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles is starring in the lead fem…
By Ani Bundel

Meeting Your Partner's Parents For The First Time? Here's What To Call Them

Meeting the parents is always an event. You've got to plan out the perfect outfit — something that says, "I've got my life together, but I still know how to have fun (just not, like, too much fun)" — and drill all sorts of tidbits and key facts into …
By Genevieve Wheeler

Tiffany Trump Reportedly Broke Up With Her Boyfriend & The Reason Is So Relatable

Man, has it been a rough few weeks for the Trump family in the relationship department. First, Donald Trump Jr. and his wife Vanessa Trump called it quits after almost 13 years of marriage, and now it looks like another Trump sibling is saying goodby…
By Daniella Bondar

If Your Partner & Your Pet Don't Get Along, Here's How To Make Them BFFs

My brother-in-law once asked what I would do if Puff, my beloved Pomeranian, morphed into an independently wealthy human man. Without hesitation, I said, "Ask if he's single." Yeah, sure, this is probably something I should address with my therapist,…
By Genevieve Wheeler

7 Genius Ways To Deal With The Bestie Who's With Her SO 24/7

When your BFF is happy and all bundled up with their boo, you wish them nothing but the best. Although, you can't ignore the fact that she's with them 24/7 now and you can hardly get in any time with her. You're not trying to block her chance for rom…
By Jasmine Vaughn-Hall

6 Valid Thoughts You'll Have Before Booking Your First Bae-cation With Your SO

Who doesn't dream of traveling the world with the love of their life one day? It's one thing to see the Eiffel Tower, and it's another thing to see it with the person you love. Traveling with your partner can be the perfect opportunity to experience …
By Ciara Johnson

If You & Your Partner Disagree On Easter Or Passover Plans, Here's How To Cope

This year, I'll be spending Easter with my boyfriend, John Cadbury. Just lying! John Cadbury is the founder of Cadbury's and he died May 11, 1889. I'll only be spending Easter with my bearded British bae in that I will be pounding a bag of Mini Eggs …
By Kimmy Foskett

This Is How To Get Your Partner To Open Up More & Actually Express A Feeling

There are few more challenging obstacles in a new relationship than figuring out how to get your boyfriend to open up to you more. Even if you find yourself trusting and opening up to them early on, your partner might not be quick to reciprocate for …
By Sydnee Lyons

6 Epic St. Patrick's Day Date Ideas To Try With Your Significant Other

When I was younger, I loved going to school on holidays because it meant there would be treats. I grew up in a homemade-cookies-only house, and Jenna's birthday Oreos were a thrill. Mardi Gras meant a King Cake, Valentine's Day was the ultimate IDGAF…
By Kimmy Foskett

How Often You Should See Your Partner Based On How Long You've Been Together

Recently, I've become a huge fan of setting relationship boundaries like how often you should see your boyfriend in a week or how many nights you should sleep over at their place. I haven't always been this calculated about things like that. In the p…
By Sydnee Lyons

An Expert Breaks Down How To Talk To Your Partner About Your Relationship Fears

Have you ever been in a relationship and wanted to say something like, "I'm afraid you're still not over your ex," or "I'm afraid I'm more into you than you're into me," to your partner but just couldn't? Have you ever felt like you don't know how to…
By Sydnee Lyons

Laverne Cox Opened Up About How She Met Her Boyfriend & Their Story Is So Cute

It's a scientific fact that Laverne Cox slays no matter what she does. She's an incredible actress (Orange is the New Black has always been my actual jam), has the most enviable wardrobe, and always speaks her mind. Because she's seemingly what I lik…
By Karen Ruffini

How To Talk To Your Partner About International Women's Day If They're Not Woke

If you're a feminist (which, y'know, you should be) who dates men, you want a boyfriend who is equally as passionate about equal rights as you are. If he writes off the women's movement because he thinks things are "equal" nowadays, you can simply po…
By Elana Rubin

Trish's New Boyfriend On 'Jessica Jones' Season 2 Has Fans Asking Questions

When a new character is introduced in a show like Jessica Jones, you always have to be wary of them... even if they seem really nice and supportive. Season 2 of Netflix's detective-noir superhero series introduced a whole host of new characters into …
By Dylan Kickham

8 Women Reveal What They Wish They Knew Before Going On Spring Break With Bae

Planning a trip with a new partner is always a nerve-wracking experience, but spring break — also known as the only week of the year in which it's not only appropriate, but expected, that you'll be drunk 24/7 — comes with its own set of potential cha…
By Genevieve Wheeler

People Think Tiffany Trump Is Single Again Because Of These Social Media Signs

There have been several dramatic changes in Tiffany Trump's life over the past two years. There's the obvious fact that her father won the presidency, and then there's the 24-year-old's enrollment at Georgetown Law School, which meant moving closer t…
By Joseph Milord

Every Single Thought That Occurs To You When Your Partner Gets You Lingerie

Buying lingerie for yourself is sort of a spiritual experience. You get to pick out personal items that you know will make you feel sexy and confident in the bedroom (or on the couch watching Netflix). Plus, the whole "Treat Yo Self" philosophy reall…
By Sydnee Lyons

Mikaela Shiffrin's BF, Mathieu Faivre, Was Sent Home From The Olympics, So That's Awk

Take a journey with me for a second. How perfect would it be to not only represent your country at the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics, but to do that alongside your athlete partner, who's also representing their country at the Olympics? If that sounds una…
By Theresa Massony

Blake Griffin's Ex Is Suing Him & The Reason Has To Do With Kendall Jenner

Things are about to get pretty awkward for Kendall Jenner, and that's because a lawsuit has been filed against her man. Yup, Kendall Jenner's boyfriend, Blake Griffin, is being sued by his ex Brynn Cameron. Eesh. Apparently, Cameron, the mother of Gr…
By Karen Ruffini

This Girl Turned Down Her BF’s Public Proposal, & OMG The Video Is So Cringeworthy

February is usually full of romantic gestures, especially because Valentine’s Day is smack-dab in the middle of the month. The regular showstoppers include (but are not limited to) flowers, candy, romantic dates, and sometimes, proposals! You’d think…
By Veronica Lopez

Olympian Mirai Nagasu Is So In Love With Her BF, ‘Mad Men’ Actor Darian Weiss

I know I'm not the only one who shed a tear or two Sunday night, Feb. 11, when 24-year-old Mirai Nagasu became the first female athlete to land a triple axel at the Olympics. Watching her throw her hands up in utter victory, reveling in her feat — it…
By Elana Rubin

Camila Cabello Reportedly Has A New BF & He Has A Very Unique Job

Being a celebrity is a weird thing. First of all, whatever you do is newsworthy. Second, you meet some pretty interesting people. Third, your love life is suddenly millions of people's business. This is totally the case for singer Camila Cabello. The…
By Jamie LeeLo

5 Last-Minute Things To Do On Valentine's Day With Your Partner That Are Still Super Romantic

Does anyone else feel like you just got through Christmas, and then, wham, it's Feb. 14? Once New Year's Eve passes, we all take a collective sigh of relief that the maddening, chaotic holiday season is no longer upon us. But if you forgot about that…
By Lily Rouff

7 Traditions You & Your SO Should Start With Your Friend Groups Now

When you have a boyfriend or girlfriend, you've decided to make room for another lovely person in your life. And although every new relationship is so exciting, you never forget about all of your awesome friends since day one. You and your new boo ar…
By Jasmine Vaughn-Hall

6 Reasons To Travel Abroad With Your Boyfriend Or Girlfriend In Your 20s

Traveling can be many things: hectic, expensive, and definitely stressful. But with the right people or person beside you, all those troubles kind of just melt away. That's why there are some solid reasons to travel abroad with your boyfriend or girl…
By Alani Vargas

9 Men Reveal Their Partner's Grossest Habits & Wow, You Might Legit Barf

Do you have a gross habit that you've accidentally (or not so accidentally) revealed in front of an SO? I know you do, even if you won't admit it. I'll go first. I pee a lot and I talk a lot; sometimes, for the sake of efficiency, I'll do both at the…
By Sydnee Lyons