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20 People Reveal Their Best Breakup Advice For Your Mid 20s & They're SO Right

By Hannah Schneider
There are few reassurances about breakups that can actually feel good to hear (and don't include the lovely phrase "give it time"), but one such saying is that you're truly not alone in this. To add some sense of proof to the fact that a lot of…

Sophie Turner Just Got Super Honest About How Joe Jonas Helps Her Deal With Her Depression

By Candice Jalili
Stop what you're doing because Sophie Turner’s quote about Joe Jonas helping her through depression is about to melt your heart. During an appearance on Dr. Phil's podcast, Phil in the Blanks, on Tuesday, April 16, 2019, she opened up about her…

Sophie Turner Opened Up About How Social Media Trolling Affected Her Mental Health

By Jamie LeeLo
I think I can speak for everyone with an Instagram account when I say social media can be intense AF. It often works as a breeding ground for things like self-doubt, paranoia, FOMO, and insecurity. Naturally, these negative feelings can be…

Here’s How You’ll Know You Don’t Want A FWB Situation, Because It’s Not For Everyone

By Christy Piña
Starting a friends with benefits situation may seem ideal at the time: You have a friend you can reach out to whenever you're "in the mood," and you're just two easy-breezy, no-strings-attached friends, hooking up. But if Friends With Benefits and…

I Used To Have Trust Issues In My Relationship & Here's How I Overcame Them

By Caroline Colvin
I, like many people, have had to confront trust issues in my relationship. Within the first six months of my relationship with my girlfriend Genna, trust issues stemming from jealousy and insecurity were the lemons life gave me. Being in a…

If You're Falling Out Of Love, Here's How To Save Your Relationship

By Sarah Ellis
If you’ve been in a relationship for a while, it’s natural that your feelings may change and shift a bit. That being said, you never want to feel like the love isn’t alive anymore, even when the initial honeymoon phase is over. The experience of…

Jameela Jamil Just Responded To Khloé K Defending Her Promotion Of Meal Replacement Shakes

By Kelli Boyle
The Kardashians have finally responded to The Good Place actress Jameela Jamil's regular criticism of their continued promotion of meal replacement shakes. The actress, outside of her TV credits, has made a name for herself by being openly and…

5 Things Your Ex Said To You That Probably Gave You Long-Term Trust Issues

By Rachel Shatto
I have a very bad habit of trying to sabotage my relationships early on. When things start to get good and it feels like it's going somewhere, there's a little voice in my head that encourages me to try and push that person away — in order to see if…

If You Have Trust Issues, This Is Probably Your Attachment Style

By Griffin Wynne
From always ordering the same coffee to having that one necklace you like to wear everyday — attachment is a natural part of human life. But when it comes to romantic relationships, it can be helpful to keep your attachment style in mind. If you're…

Here’s Why Experts Say It Isn’t OK To Look Through Your Partner’s Phone 

By Rachel Shatto
It can be really tempting to want to take a peek into your partner's phone. Since our phones have basically become our digital diaries, you can probably learn everything you could possibly want to know about your partner — what they are thinking,…

4 Signs You Might Have Trust Issues — & How To Start Solving Them

By Sarah Ellis
Struggling to trust the person you're with is never fun. No matter how much you love your partner, it can still feel pretty crappy to be on edge all the time wondering if they’re going to betray your confidence. Sometimes, people treat you badly and…

If You're Afraid Of Letting Dates See Your Messy Room, Here's How To Deal With It

By Hannah Schneider
Lately, I realized that I've gotten stuck in a loop of going on great dates and then not inviting people back to my place because I'm nervous about them seeing my room. Most of the time, my room has a tendency to look like the tornado from The…

These Zodiac Signs Will Have The Worst Week, But Here's How Things Are Looking Up

By Roya Backlund
Ah, the dreaded "worst week" list. Did you know that when your zodiac sign makes the cut, it's really not that big of a deal? All it means is that the cosmos are affecting you in a pressurized, motivating way, and chances are, you'll be better for…

Hannah B.'s 'GMA' Appearance As The New Bachelorette Is Awkwardly Adorable

By Kristen Perrone
Ready or not, Hannah Brown has officially kicked off her stint as America's new Bachelorette. Just two days after she was announced as the latest leading lady on The Bachelor's "After the Final Rose" special, the former Miss Alabama appeared on Good…

Twitter Is Ready To Roll Tide, Because Hannah B. Is The Next Bachelorette

By Kristen Perrone
I may have an affinity for Hannah Montana, but for the next season of The Bachelorette, my renditions of "Nobody's Perfect" are dedicated to the new leading lady Hannah Brown, aka Alabama Hannah. The 24-year-old beauty queen was announced as the…

How To Confront A Jealous Partner, According To Experts

By Griffin Wynne
If you've caught your boo looking over your shoulder to see who you're texting or if they're starting to seem a little suspicious every time you go out, you may be wondering if your partner is harboring some jelly feels. Whether they expressed their…

Taylor Swift Once Used A Sharpie For Eyeliner, But Thank God Her Beauty Routine Has Changed

By Bella Gerard
ICYMI, Taylor Swift is making her comeback in 2019 in a big way. She has no time for haters or negativity, and in fact, she's learned quite a bit throughout her journey that she's finally ready to share. There are lots of life lessons and sound…

Taylor Swift Just Hinted At Why She Doesn't Post About Her Girl Squad Anymore

By Karen Ruffini
Taylor Swift has been a little too quiet for my liking since the beginning of 2019. Sure, she's uploaded the occasional Instagram post, but I feel like I could have a little more T-Swift in my life. And I guess the singer heard my thoughts, because…

Bachelor Nation Loved How Vulnerable Hannah B. Got On 'Women Tell All'

By Kristen Perrone
Hannah B. is back in business as a befuddled beast on The Bachelor. She got off to a rough start with Bachelor Nation, but before we knew it, the former Miss Alabama had risen to a cool and graceful persona who knew her worth by the time Colton…

Experts Explain How Jealousy Can So Easily Ruin Your Relationship

By Rachel Shatto
I have handful of deal-breakers in a relationship, and jealousy is right near the top of my list — both having a partner who is jealous without reason, and being with someone who makes me feel jealous. That’s because jealousy and all the emotional…

Here’s Why You Might Think Twice Before Instagramming For Your Anniversary, According To An Expert

By Rebecca Strong
Aside from figuring out what present to get your boo, how you’re going to celebrate, and what you’re going to wear, one of the inevitable questions that arises upon celebrating three months or three years together is: Should you Instagram for your…

These Zodiac Signs Will Be Plagued With Uncertainty This Week, Thanks To Mercury Retrograde

By Roya Backlund
To all those who feel totally bummed about making the "worst week" list, trust that I don't mean to be the bearer of bad vibes. I want you to take this news with a grain of salt because I'm in no way saying that you're about to have a horrible time.…

If Your Partner's Social Media Behavior Makes You Uncomfortable, Here's How To Talk About It

By Griffin Wynne
Whether your partner posts some unsavory things, follows politicians you don't support, or has never liked anything you've put out on the web — if your partner's social media behavior makes you uncomfortable, you're not alone. "It is common for your…

If Your Partner Is Hiding An Insecurity From You, Here's How You'll Know

By Griffin Wynne
No matter how loving and supportive a relationship can be, personal insecurity is like the cockroach of feelings. Similar to the burrowing insect, insecurity can chew through walls. It can linger even after you stomp on it. And it can hide away for…

Your New Moon In Pisces Horoscope Will Help You Hit The Refresh Button In Your Life This Month

By Valerie Mesa
It's that time again, stargazers. There's a mystical new moon in Pisces upon us, as it will be vanishing into the night sky on Wednesday, March 6, gifting us with a clean slate from the heavens. Speaking of, I've got your new moon in Pisces…

Twitter Is Cheering For Cassie's Dad During 'Bachelor' Hometown Dates

By Kristen Perrone
Dads on The Bachelor usually become fan favorites during a season's hometown dates, but Bachelor Nation didn't immediately warm up to the fathers of Colton Underwood's remaining four contestants. All were understandably skeptical about their…

If You're Secure In Your Relationship, You'll Notice These 3 Things About Yourself

By Laura Moses
Every relationship has its ups and downs, and as you and your partner grow and experience those ups and downs together, you might find that you're changing and evolving, too. Being in love is amazing, and being in a supportive relationship can be…

If Your Partner Is Hiding A Past Trauma, Here's How You'll Know

By Rebecca Strong
Relationships are, without a doubt, one of the most incredible aspects of the human experience. Specifically, because we are capable of witnessing our love for someone grow more than we ever thought it could as we get to know them on an increasingly…

Here's What To Remember When You Get Jealous Of Your Partner's Ex, & It's So Helpful

By Christy Piña
Jealousy can be an incredibly powerful thing. It can make you do things you wouldn't normally do, say things you wouldn't normally say, and jump to conclusions that you wouldn't normally jump to. But even though it can feel like a green-eyed monster…

Here's How To Feel More Confident In A Conversation If You Regularly Cringe At Yourself

By Annakeara Stinson
While I've always been a pretty social person, that doesn't mean I don't become profoundly awkward when trying to talk to people I don't know. In fact, in high school, whenever I tried talking to people I thought were "cool," my face would twitch…

15 Women Share How Their Lives Changed When They Met "The One"

By Candice Jalili
We've all heard of "The One." That one, rom-com-worthy, special person who sweeps you off your feet. But how does life change when you meet 'The One"? What makes life with "The One" by your side different than life before? In a recent Reddit…

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…

Two Of Trump's Former Undocumented Housekeepers Will Be At The State Of The Union

By Hannah Golden
Tensions are high ahead of President Donald Trump's annual State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday, Feb. 5th, and there's even more reason to expect it'll be a dramatic evening. While it may be Trump's night and his big…

I Tried Kristin Ess' Rose Gold Temporary Tint & It Gave Me Dreamy Pink Hair In Minutes

By Bella Gerard
While I'm definitely one to ooh and ahh over every passing hair color trend, there's only been one I loved enough to try out on my own strands: rose gold. As a naturally brunette gal with a blonde balayage light enough to pick up some color, it…

11 Women Explain Why & How They Forgave Their Partners For Hurting Their Feelings

By Candice Jalili
Even the most loving of partners can hurt you from time to time. The real question is how to move past the hurt. How can you forgive your partner after they've hurt you? Well, in a recent Reddit AskWomen thread, ladies who have been hurt by their…

A Second Government Shutdown Could Be Really Bad News For A Few Reasons

By Hannah Golden
It had only been two days since Congress passed legislation to end the partial government shutdown, and President Donald Trump was already talking about a second one. After the president and his counterparts made a deal on Friday, Jan. 25 to…

Bachelor Nation Is So Exasperated Over Demi & Courtney's Drama On 'Bachelor'

By Kristen Perrone
On The Bachelor, Colton Underwood's romantic hopefuls have officially left the mansion and sunny Los Angeles behind them in favor of international travel and bright sundresses, but leaving the show's home base also means that the competition is due…

What Chris Pratt Is Probably Like As A Partner, Based On His Zodiac Sign

By Rachel Shatto
Well folks, if you haven't already heard the news, Chris Pratt is officially back off the market. Just a month after making his relationship with Katherine Schwarzenegger Instagram official (and two months after his divorce from Anna Faris was…

Here's How To Pre-Order BTS' 'The Notes 1' Book To Uncover All The Bangtan Universe Secrets

By Tara Martinez
As every BTS ARMY probably already knows by now, BTS’ newly announced book The Notes 1 will be coming your way on Mar. 5. But what if you wanted to secure your copy before then? Thankfully, Big Hit Entertainment, BTS’ management company, gives you…

Chrissy Teigen & John Legend Got Real About Their "Blowout" Fight At Kim & Kanye's Wedding

By Kelli Boyle
It's hard to imagine Chrissy Teigen being insecure about anything, but just like literally every single person on the planet, we all have moments where we're not feeling our best, for whatever reason. Teigen had one of those moments at Kim…

Here’s What To Do If Your Partner Is Insecure, According To An Expert

By Korey Lane
Insecurity is one of the most complex and annoying feelings ever. For some folks, it can come out of nowhere and you don't know why you're feeling so down on yourself. For others, it's there all the time. Insecurity sucks, and it can suck even more…

This Is When You’ll Know Your Relationship Isn’t Healthy, According To Experts

By Rachel Shatto
One of the biggest lessons I learned from being in an unhealthy relationship is that you don't always recognize how bad the relationship is until you’re out of it and you can reflect back on it. That’s because, all too often when your relationship…

Here's What It Means If Your Partner Dreads Initiating Sex, According To Experts

By Rebecca Strong
Consider this: Any time you and your SO get intimate, someone has to be the “initiator.” You know — the one who makes the first move, whether that means seductively removing an article of clothing or whispering something racy in your ear. When bae…

Hailey Baldwin's Instagram About Being More Vulnerable On Social Media In 2019 Is So Real

By Tara Martinez
Hailey Baldwin is making a commitment to being more authentic on social media. The 22-year-old model took to her Instagram on Sunday, Jan. 6 to share some of the most vulnerable parts of herself with fans. In her Instagram post, Baldwin revealed…

7 Almost-Brides Who Ended Their Engagements Reveal Why They Broke It Off

By Rebecca Strong
“She said yes!” “Wait... nvm.” Arguably, breaking off an engagement is the toughest decision a bride-to-be can make — but sometimes, it’s a necessary move in order to protect her well-being and her happiness. So, would you end your engagement?…

7 Women Get Real About How They Feel When Their Partners Check Other People Out

By Candice Jalili
Let me paint a picture for you. It's a beautiful sunny day. You and your partner are enjoying a lovely walk outside, hand in hand, when suddenly, a strikingly beautiful person crosses your path. You notice the person catches your partner's attention…

This Is Everything Science Discovered About Sex & Relationships In 2018, So Throw On Your Lab Coat

By Rebecca Strong
I’ll admit it: I was known to doodle in the back of chem class, and I dipped out of physics whenever I could. Simply put, science has never been my thing — except, however, when it involves the dating realm. With each study that’s released, I…

If Your Date Ignores Your Text After A Date, Do You Text Again? Here’s What Experts Say

By Christy Piña
Double texting is one of those things you do with your friends without hesitation, but when it comes to someone you're romantically interested in, you may be a little more skeptical. You might not want to seem too eager in the beginning, but if the…

Here's What It Means If Your First Love Has Been In Love Before, According To Experts

By Theresa Holland
The moment you realize that you're in love can really be the best feeling ever. It can make you feel powerful, motivated, and maybe even like you want to shout "Yaassss!" from the rooftops — especially when you're in love for the very first time.…

What Colton Underwood Is Probably Like As A Partner, Based On His Zodiac Sign

By Rachel Shatto
The new season is of The Bachelor is less than a month away, so it won't be long before we know what kind of bachelor Colton Underwood is going to make. Will he woo all the ladies, have trouble connecting, or will there be one woman who steals his…