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Here's The Very Best Way To Introduce Your SO To Your Friends For The First Time

By Caroline Colvin
There comes a golden moment in every relationship when you're ready for your two worlds to collide by introducing bae to your friends. You may have in mind the perfect time for a get-together (or have rehearsed all the funny anecdotes you're going…

Here’s The Real Deal With Sending A Wedding Gift If You Were Invited, But Can’t Attend

By Korey Lane
Wedding season is about to be in full-force, and if you're already collecting invitations to all the festivities, you aren't alone. It's a seriously busy time of year, and it's not all weddings. There are graduations, birthdays, and holidays like…

This Week's 'This Is Us' Ended With A Scary Twist For Kate's Pregnancy

By Dylan Kickham
After a couple weeks away, This Is Us returned this week with some truly upsetting storylines. The new episode, entitled "The Graduates," was all about people who find themselves unwilling to move on and make a big change, but a shocking twist at…

A Big Life Change Won't Seem As Scary If You Do This One Thing, According To Science

By Julia Guerra
It is a truth universally acknowledged that one of the only constants in this chaotic life is change, but not everyone handles change well (myself included). From switching jobs, to moving from one town to the next, to ending one relationship and…

Here's What Happens When You Get Married Before Graduating, According To 6 People Who Tied The Knot

By Rebecca Strong
When it comes to tying the knot, figuring out the right age to take this step is nothing short of complex. The right timing will differ from couple to couple, and depends on a slew of different factors relating to both the individual partners as…

What Your High School Dance Song Was, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

By Roya Backlund
Look, high school was a long time ago. I'm sure you've got just as many photos from the good old days locked away in a top secret file as I do. Or maybe that's just me, because when I was a teenager, I got a little too pluck-happy with the eyebrow…

9 Things You Should Do Alone In College Before Graduating, For The Ultimate Sendoff

By Rachel Chapman
When your head was buried in the books during those late-night study sessions, you likely thought graduation day would never come. But now, it'll be here before you know it. You're looking forward to wearing that cap and gown and receiving your…

Netflix Canceled 'Friends From College' After Only Two Seasons, So Start Mourning

By Kristen Perrone
Time for one last round of goodbyes at the school reunion. Bidding farewell to old friendships and nostalgic romance is always tough, but it looks like we have to get used to it. After releasing two seasons of revived college hookups and drama,…

10 Times Your Sister Is Your Biggest Fan That'll Forever Make You Happy Cry

By Rachel Chapman
When it comes to your sister, there's nothing you wouldn't do for her. She has been your best friend since day one, and you share a lot more than just genes and clothes. The feeling is mutual, too. She would do just about anything for you, and there…

Yes, A Makeup Brand Created A 'Beverly Hills, 90210'-Inspired Eyeshadow Palette

By Stephanie Montes
Whether you've been a fan of Beverly Hills, 90210 since it aired in 1990 or you didn't get into it until long after it was taken off the air — or even if, like me, you caught glimpses of it while your mom zoned out to new episodes every week — you…

I Asked My Instagram Followers To Slide Into My DMs If They Had A Crush On Me

By Hannah Schneider
Recently, I found myself reading my old journals from middle school. Much of what I wrote in those days was about my crushes, and honestly not much has changed more than a decade later. Days after I had dusted off my old paper confidants, I was…

Here's What Can Happen When You Get Married Right After College, According To Experts

By Griffin Wynne
Whether you found the love of your life on the first day of orientation, or your long time campus crush became your real life happily ever after, you may be walking down the aisle soon after you snag your diploma. If your friends got hitched soon…

4 People Who Said "I Love You" For The First Time On V-Day Reveal How It Went

By Sarah Ellis
What better time to say "I love you" than the most romantic holiday of the year? Valentine’s Day is all about honoring your love for bae, so it makes sense that it might be a good time to say those three little words for the first time. Whether…

Meet The Woman Behind The @WorkWeekLunch IG Account That Makes Meal Prep Look Fun

By Rachel Murphy
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…

10 Thank Yous Every Girl Owes Her Friend Group Since Day One

By Rachel Chapman
When you've had the same friend group since day one, the phrase, "squad comes first" has never felt more real. These are the friends who truly put the "forever" in BFF. This crew is special from any other friend group, because you stuck by one…

These Mini Champagne Bottles Are Perfect For Toasting To All The Holiday Fun

By Lizzy Rosenberg
From a very young age, I've always been one of the top five shortest gals in my classes, on most sport teams, and in my offices, so maybe I'm biased... but IMO, everything "mini" is better. Mini bottles of hot sauce are incredible; I absolutely love…

These 6 Little Things Can Help Introverts Come Out Of Their Shell In The New Year

By Julia Guerra
There’s this common misconception floating around about introverts, and how they’re all a bunch of lone wolves who loathe all things social. While it’s true that introverts typically aren’t the joiners of the group (which, BTW, is totally fine),…

These New Year's Eve Movies On Netflix Will Help You Ring In 2019 From Your Couch

By Kristen Perrone
The champagne is popping and the countdown is starting, but on New Year's Eve, you might be snuggled up on your couch watching a move to ring in 2019. There's no shame in taking a quieter approach to the celebration this year, but if you still want…

Hey Now, Hilary Duff Said There Have Been Talks About A 'Lizzie McGuire' Reboot

By Dylan Kickham
Break out your scrunchies and butterfly hair clips, because Lizzie McGuire might be making a comeback! Although the beloved teen Disney Channel series ended with Lizzie's unforgettable trip to Rome in 2003's The Lizzie McGuire Movie, star Hilary…

4 Signs You Need To Slow Down Your Relationship With Your Partner, So Pump The Brakes

By Rebecca Strong
“It’s only been five months, and she’s talking about moving in with him. Isn’t that a little fast?” Amanda, one of my BFFs, asked while expressing concerns over a mutual friend’s new relationship. TBH, I didn’t know how to answer. Who was I to…

Here's What It Means If Your Ex Is Still Following You On Instagram

By Rebecca Strong
Instagram and breakups: They don’t mix, folks. When you go through a split, you’re inevitably faced with all kinds of bizarre questions — like, should you delete pics of you and your ex together? Who’s that new chick they’re already posting photos…

I Got My Friendship Cleansed By A Chakra Healer & Discovered What Was Holding Me Back

By Veronica Lopez
I’ve never had much faith in non-traditional spirituality. Anything beyond reading my horoscope and the two beginner yoga classes I took in college went right over my head, until I was turned on to the benefits of knowing about chakras and what…

11 Adorable Photos Of Prince William & Kate Middleton In Matching Outfits

By Rachel Shatto
What do you think about couples who match or coordinate their outfits? Super corny? Well, I have a confession: My partner and I have a few matching getups. But don't judge me — we only wear them when we go to Disneyland. I figure, if you can't match…

7 Times Life Gets Real At 25 & Just Like That, You're An Adult

By Marisa Casciano
What's your definition of "adult?" For some, it's a person who talks about work and paying bills on time. For others, it's when you stop having petty arguments and start knowing how to handle sticky situations. Growing up, you may have assumed that…

65 Cult-Favorite Things for Guys On Amazon That Actually Live Up To The Hype

By Rachel Cavanaugh
There are certain products you might expect people to go crazy over — new and innovative objects like the cutting edge products you see on Shark Tank. Yet it's more surprising when people get obsessed with ordinary, everyday items like water bottles…

100 Genius Gifts On Amazon Prime When You Don't Know What To Give

By The Commerce Team
We've all been there before: that uncomfortable moment when you're gift shopping for someone and you're drawing a total blank when it comes to what to buy them. The great thing about shopping for genius gifts on Amazon Prime is that even if you…

11 Millennials Reveal The One Question They Don't Want To Be Asked At Thanksgiving Dinner

By Marisa Casciano
'Tis the season to be asked a thousand questions about your life. Well, at least if you're a millennial or sitting at the "kids table" on Thanksgiving Day, you know this to be true. You walk through the door and are greeted by relatives who you…

4 Signs You Should Bring Your SO Home For Thanksgiving, Because It's Much Ado About Stuffing

By Rebecca Strong
Along with making it official, uttering those three little words for the first time, and moving in together, meeting the parents can be undoubtedly one of the major milestones in a relationship. In a serious relationship, it’s essentially inevitable…

6 People Share Whether Or Not They Notice When Their Partners Don’t Shave Their Legs

By Griffin Wynne
After my college graduation, my mother texted me, "Your friend who doesn't shave their legs was really nice!" To which I gleefully replied, "You've got to be more specific, that's all of them." You see, we grew up with those Venus, "She Got It"…

14 Funny Tweets That Sum Up Dealing With (& Surviving) Your Relatives Over The Holidays

By Marisa Casciano
When in doubt, laugh it out. That's the secret recipe to surviving and thriving in the most awkward situations in life, am I right? There were times when your family brought up embarrassing stories right in front of your new SO, or the moments when…

Samantha Markle Just Called Meghan A Liar For Saying She Paid Her Own College Tuition

By Kelli Boyle
Welp, that didn't take long! Samantha Markle is back to bashing Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex just one week after issuing a public and seemingly genuine apology. For the record, I never doubted for a second that the other shoe was going to drop…

Science Says Growing Up Around This One Thing May Have Been Really Good For Your Brain

By Julia Guerra
One day I aspire to own a house with a room spacious enough to convert into a library. Growing up, there wasn’t a single table or shelf that wasn’t adorned with either a classic hardcover, or paperbacks borrowed from the library that week. My mother…

My Eczema Started In College, But These 5 Products Have Made It Nearly Disappear

By Daley Quinn
My battle with eczema first began around my senior year of college, after I had returned from my six month study abroad trip in South Africa. My last year of university was supposed to be “the most fun year yet,” but I felt like I spent more time…

5 Stories Of Lasting High School Romances That'll Make You Want To Call Your First Love

By Rachel Shatto
When I look back on the people I dated in high school, I have no regrets that I didn't marry any of them. Some have become very good friends and I love and appreciate them dearly — as friends. But looking back over my dating history (with the help…

How I Found My Place In A New Town After College, Because Sometimes The Struggle Is Real

By Ciara Johnson
A few years ago, I found myself living in a new city all alone. After graduating college, I landed a full-time job in San Antonio. I was excited about the prospect of pursuing my big girl career, as this stage of life was everything I'd been waiting…

6 Stories Of Lasting College Romances That Will Make You Believe In Love Again

By Hannah Schneider
College relationships can honestly teach you so much about yourself and what you value in a partner. If you've ever found yourself asking if college relationships can last past graduation, you're definitely not alone. The truth is, according to…

Kanye West Kicked Off 'SNL' Season 44 With 3 Different Performances

By Lizzy Rosenberg
As you probably already know, Kanye West performed on Saturday Night Live last night. And, like most of his performances, it was a pretty wild time. So, if you didn't stay up to catch it live, make sure to watch these videos of Kanye West performing…

Here's Everything You Need To Know About Jin From BTS, AKA Worldwide Handsome

By Tara Martinez
Little by little, BTS is taking the world by storm. And at the center of this popular K-Pop act is Jin, who’s considered the best looking of all the guys involved in the group. Although he gets a lot of attention for his looks (so much so that his…

If You’ve Been Wanting To Make Moves On A Cutie Since College, Here’s Why Homecoming Is The Perfect Time

By Rebecca Strong
To say you had a crush would be an understatement, TBH. You totally missed History of Jazz lectures because you were distracted by their perfectly disheveled hair. You stole a glance across the dining hall and nearly fell right over. You borrowed…

Stop Complaining When Your Girlfriend Asks You To Take A Picture Of Her

By Genevieve Wheeler
Ah, Instagram. The land of likes, belfies, and adorably staged kissing photos, most often accompanied by a caption like, “This Guy,” or a series of heart-eyed emojis. The downside, of course, is that behind those doe-eyed posts, we all know that…

11 Cheap Date Ideas For When You're In College, Because It's A Broke Knock Life

By Christy Piña
Dating in college can be tricky. Between navigating long-distance relationships, meeting jerks left and right, and figuring out your life and your sexuality away from your parents and their over-protective eyes for the first time ever, it's a…

This Is What It's Like To Date Someone Way Older Than You, As Told By 6 People

By Hannah Schneider
Dating someone older than you can teach you a lot about life. It can help you better understand what it's like to be a certain age, gain perspective on the current phase you're in, or realize that you actually don't like a large age gap when it…

These DIY 'Mamma Mia' Costumes Will Transport You Straight To Kalokairi

By Kristen Perrone
Halloween is right around the corner, so here we go again with the yearly struggle of coming up with a unique costume idea. Luckily, this year's release of Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again has made overalls and bellbottomed pants cool again. Before the…

Falling For Someone When A Relationship Isn't Right Is Heartbreaking, 14 Women Say

By Candice Jalili
In an ideal world, we'd hope that we'd find our soulmates, immediately fall deeply in love with them and then live the rest of our lives together totally and completely enamored by one another. But, unfortunately, that's not the way the story goes.…

How To Land Your Dream Internship, According To 7 Women Who Have Been There, Done That

By Marisa Casciano
Shoot for the moon — right? You've been taught since day one to dream big. You told your friends and family that you wanted to be a scientist or a teacher. Now you're in college, trying to make that a reality. You're hanging in the library until…

A 'High School Musical' TV Series Is Coming, So Start Practicing Your Wildcat Chants

By Kristen Perrone
Get'cha head in the game, Wildcats! It's been 10 years since we left the East High gang at their graduation at the end of 2008's High School Musical 3, but Disney has plans in store for anyone missing the start of something new. You may have heard…

Will & Kate's College Breakup Was Reportedly So Intense, She Left England

By Candice Jalili
Not everyone's journey towards the wedding altar is a seamless one. Yes, it would be ideal if we could all meet the loves of our lives, spend years in romantic bliss while totally and completely enamored by each other, then decide to just casually…

6 Women In Their 20s Reveal The One Biggest Regret About Their College Years

By Marisa Casciano
The goal for many of us is to live life with zero regrets. You want to toss your cap when graduation rolls around, and know you made the most of these four years at school. Naturally, you'll make a thousand promises to yourself and attempt to do it…

8 Of The Best Decisions I Ever Made As An Adult After College

By Jasmine Vaughn-Hall
Hearing your name called before you walk across the graduation stage and receive your diploma is a moment you'll never forget. The past four years have shaped how you view yourself and the world. Honestly, the best decisions I made as an adult after…

If You're Still Besties With Your Freshman Year Roomie, These 10 Things Are True

By Rachel Chapman
Sure, college was an amazing time in your life that you still cherish, but let's get real: Freshman year was a major transition. You met so many new people, adjusted to campus life, and juggled a ton of classes. It was very lucky for you if you hit…