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5 Ways To Make Your "Almost" Relationship Official, So That It Lasts Through The Fall

Is there anything more annoying than being with someone who you really, really like, but not having had that "define the relationship" talk just yet? OK, obviously being ghosted is up there, but still — being in an "almost" relationship is seriously …
By Korey Lane

When Is Too Soon To Debut Your Relationship On Instagram? This Is What Experts Suggest

If you're dating someone new, you might be thinking about when should you post about your relationship on Instagram. It's only natural — this is the way a lot of us announce our relationships nowadays, and it can be awkward to do it prematurely, when…
By Elana Rubin

G-Eazy Finally Addressed Those Demi Lovato Dating Rumors & IDK How To Feel About It

Hearing your ex is dating someone new can suck. But usually, for regular people, it only happens if your ex posts a coupled-up pic on Instagram. For famous people, the odds of finding out about your ex moving on (even if they haven't actually moved o…
By Candice Jalili

5 Red Flags The Timing Of Your Relationship Isn't Right, So Take A Step Back

When it comes to relationships, timing is so important. Many people actually believe that finding "the one" is more about timing than mutual attraction, a strong connection, shared interests, or any other factors. When the timing of your relationship…
By Jamie Kravitz

A Brief History Of Prince William & Kate Middleton's Relationship, Because They're #Goals

When I was growing up, it was easy to think that royalty only married royalty. But in 2011, Kate Middleton and Prince William proved that you don't have to be a princess to marry a prince, and that you can make an impact on the world no matter where …
By Christy Piña

19 People Reveal How They Knew They Were In Happy, Healthy Relationships, & It's Beautiful

"A happy and healthy relationship" — what does that even mean? I was in a relationship for two and a half years, where I was comfortable and treated well. Was it healthy to stay in that relationship for as long as I did when I was just comfortable? W…
By Christy Piña

Halsey & G-Eazy's Relationship Timeline Proves Their Breakup Is Sad, But Not Surprising

In this era of tragic celebrity breakups, it can be hard to keep track of who's still together. Unfortunately, it seems as though the celebrities who do stay together are becoming more and more rare. Like, when dissecting Halsey & G-Eazy's relationsh…
By Korey Lane

Camila Mendes Just Confirmed Her Relationship With Victor Houston In The Most Chill Way

Getting into a relationship in this day and age comes with about a million and one stages. All of those stages are made even more complicated when you're a celebrity. You see, for a normal person, you meet, go on a few dates, hook up, have the "exclu…
By Candice Jalili

Nikki Bella Revealed How She Feels About John Cena Doing Sex Scenes & It's Not Good

Forget the Kardashians, I'm having too much trouble keeping up with Nikki Bella and John Cena. While it seems we've been watching the couple's relationship unfold and, sadly, dissolve, on the current season of Total Bellas, it's been hard keeping up …
By Karen Ruffini

Khloé Kardashian Was Apparently Never Going To Leave Tristan Thompson For This One Reason

Khloé Kardashian is not giving up on love, not for one second. And certainly not because of cheating rumors. When her beau Tristan Thompson was implicated in a cheating scandal by The Daily Mail back in April 2018, fans, friends, and family alike wer…
By Tara Martinez

This Is How Relationships Change After Your First Fight, So Buckle Up Y’all

Any time you're in a relationship, there are a few things that are bound to happen. Obviously, you're going to learn a lot about yourself and your partner, but you're also going to fight. A lot. Sure, when you first get into a relationship, you might…
By Korey Lane

Should You Have Sex Before Or After Defining The Relationship? Here’s What Experts Say

In modern dating, a question that plagues the minds of many young people is whether to have sex before or after defining the relationship. You may think it's more "normal" to wait after a certain number of dates, until the other person has given you …
By Elana Rubin

4 Signs Your Partner Doesn't Want A Long-Term Relationship, So Don’t Get Too Attached

Before I met my current partner, I had a tendency to have a lot of short-term relationships. I would just get caught up in the excitement and kind of jump into things without really getting to know someone. Then, either I'd realize we weren't a match…
By Rachel Shatto

How Your Relationship With Your Cousin Changes From Your Teens To Your 20s

All relationships are different, but individually, they tend to change over time. You and your bestie from first grade aren't necessarily swapping your chocolate pudding and pretzels at lunch anymore, and you've made some new friends along the way. I…
By Marisa Casciano

3 Signs You're Doing All The Emotional Labor In Your Relationship & Need A Break

I'm all about putting effort into relationships. Doing small things for your significant other to show you care is part of... being in a relationship. This doesn't have to be something with monetary value, but showing feelings is really part of the d…
By Elana Rubin

Emotional Labor Is Necessary & Here's How To Make It Work In Your Relationship

Relationships can often involve a ton of work. Beyond just getting to the point of where you're committed and exclusive to someone, there's effort involved in seeing the person, coordinating schedules, comforting them, and showing that person you car…
By Elana Rubin

Here's Reportedly Why Kendall Jenner Is Keeping Her Relationship With Ben Simmons Secret

The Kardashians are not exactly what you'd call private people, but that doesn't mean they don't like their privacy. And of the more low-key family members, I'd say that Kendall Jenner *definitely* tries to keep her personal life on the down-low as m…
By Karen Ruffini

Nikki Bella Got Real About The Issues In Her Relationship With John Cena & I'm Broken

The Nikki Bella and John Cena breakup slowly but surely unfurling on the current season of Total Bellas. The wrestling stars called it quits months ago, but are now working on getting back together and still maintain that they're the close friends. T…
By Kelli Boyle

Joe Alwyn Reportedly Makes Taylor Swift Happier Than Any Of Her Exes Did For This Reason

They were recently spotted holding hands and drinking on the beach in Turks & Caicos over the Fourth of July holiday, but for the most part, Taylor Swift and her actor-bae Joe Alwyn have kept their relationship on the down-low. And yes, it's been mor…
By Hollee Actman Becker

If You & Your Partner Never Show PDA, Here's What It Means About Your Relationship

Judging on my past relationships, I'd say I'm not into PDA. Like, at all. In high school, I hated when my boyfriend would try to get me to sit on his lap or side-hug when we were out with friends. I vividly remember intentionally sitting across from …
By Sydnee Lyons

Two Relationship Experts Analyzed My Texts With My Dates & Were Creepily Spot On

Dating in 2018 has its pros and cons, and sitting at the top of both lists is the complete transparency of it all. We can vet our dates more easily now than ever before: Skimming a person’s resume on LinkedIn, sifting through years of spring break ph…
By Genevieve Wheeler

If You Suspect Your Friend's Relationship Is Unhealthy, Here's What To Do

The thing about having friends is that you are on your friend's side, no matter what. When my friends' partners treat them less-than-perfectly, I not-so-quietly let my friends know, "That was pretty jerky of Tom." I don't expect anyone to break up wi…
By Annie Foskett

This Is The One Line To Include In Your Dating App Bio If You Want A Relationship

Dating in 2018 gets a bad rap. Using app algorithms to find human connection is tricky, and "human connection," means different things to different people. My dad recently admitted to me that he thought dating apps were like the now-defunct Craiglist…
By Annie Foskett

5 Annoying Double Standards That You Should Never Accept In Your Relationship

Despite considering myself a pretty staunch feminist, I have so many preconceived notions about heterosexual relationships. From "the guy should text first," to "the guy should pay," even if I know these things aren't facts of life, it's hard for me …
By Annie Foskett

Gigi Hadid Slammed A Troll Who Said Her & Zayn's Relationship Is Fake & It's Epic

Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik seem to be back on. The pair broke things off several months ago and made the announcement on their respective social media accounts to break the news to fans, who were heartbroken to hear of the split. They're back together…
By Kelli Boyle

13 Song Lyrics About Relationships That'll Get You Through Your First Heartbreak

Music has a way of speaking to its listeners. Whether you jam out to rock, country, hip-hop, Latin, pop, or a little bit of everything, music makes its way into our hearts and gets us through anything, when it feels like nothing else can. The lyrics …
By Christy Piña

This Is The Ideal Age Gap In Relationships If You Want To Avoid Getting Divorced

You may be familiar with the "divide their age by two and add seven" equation for figuring out if the person you're into is too old for you to date. This test supposedly calculates the youngest age that it is appropriate for a person to have a romant…
By Jamie Kravitz

This Is How A Relationship Changes After You DTR, So Don't Be Afraid Of Labels

Talking about what you "are" with someone is such a delicate conversation to try and navigate. You don't want to push the person you're seeing to define the relationship (DTR) before they're ready, but the ambiguity that comes with casual, "no labels…
By Jamie Kravitz

3 Reasons Sex Can Be So Much More Satisfying When You're In A Relationship

Having sex when you're single definitely has its upsides. I mean, you can be a total freak in the bedroom and you never have to see the person again if you don't want to. But if being super kinky isn't really your thing, it can feel more like an act …
By Jamie Kravitz

17 People Reveal The Lessons They Learned After Their First Relationship, & They’re Intense

Breakups are never easy, but if there is one positive thing about them, it’s that they can teach you a lot about yourself, about what you want from future relationships, and, sometimes, about people in general. When you think about it like this, in t…
By Rachel Shatto

5 Signs Your Relationship Is Emotionally Abusive, According To Therapists

I have been in an emotionally abusive relationship, though if you were to ask me if I thought it was abusive at the time, I would have said, “Absolutely not. Sure, we have problems. Sure, I'm miserable and walk on eggshells constantly. Sure, I cry al…
By Rachel Shatto

Liam Payne & Cheryl Cole's Body Language During Their Relationship Is So Telling, & Yikes

Another celebrity couple has called it quits. Are you exhausted yet? I know I am. It’s hard to keep up with all the lost love on the internet these days, especially when no one talks about what exactly happened. In the case of Liam Payne and Cheryl C…
By Veronica Lopez

Kendall Jenner & Ben Simmons May Be Getting Serious, But Things Are Still So Confusing

Kendall Jenner and Ben Simmons seem to be getting closer and closer. While the pair isn't officially together, this Kendall Jenner and Ben Simmons relationship update shows that this pair apparently can't get enough of each other lately. According to…
By Kelli Boyle

5 Signs You Can Spot Online That Hint Someone Might Be In A Relationship

Call me a modern day Nancy Drew, because boy, do I love an internet mystery. The sweet suspense of figuring out what I can garner from a Google search! The anxiety that ambushes my esophagus as I wait to see if an Instagram is private! The satisfacti…
By Annie Foskett

8 Kanye West Quotes About His Relationship With Kim Kardashian That Are #Goals

Even though we don't see much of Kanye West interacting with his wife Kim Kardashian West on Keeping Up with the Kardashians, the rapper has made his love for his wife well known throughout the years. These Kanye West quotes about Kim Kardashian show…
By Elana Rubin

Chris Pratt Is Reportedly Taking Things Slow With Katherins Schwarzenegger For A Good Reason

It's been two weeks since we told you about Chris Pratt's super-casual date in the park with Katherine Schwarzenegger. And while it looks like the couple has been out together a bunch of times and has been talking consistently for the last two months…
By Hollee Actman Becker

Here's Your Official Timeline Of Justin Bieber & Hailey Baldwin's Relationship

Not long after their millionth reconciliation attempt in fall 2017, Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez were ~reportedly~ headed to couples therapy over a Hailey Baldwin-driven spat. And while the pair seemed to have worked things out long enough to keep …
By Megan Schaltegger

A Study Finds Open Relationships Are Just As Happy As Monogamous Ones & It's Legit

Most of us in Western society have been conditioned to visualize relationships the same way: Boy meets girl, boy chases girl, boy gets girl, boy and girl fall in love, get married and have a bunch of babies. As most of us have come to realize as norm…
By Candice Jalili

Ashley Iaconetti & Jared Haibon’s Relationship Timeline Proves That Real Love Takes Time

Everyone who's in #BachelorNation has witnessed the ups and downs of Ashley Iaconetti and Jared Haibon's relationship for years. Between the two of them, they've appeared on The Bachelor, The Bachelorette, Bachelor in Paradise, The Bachelor Winter Ga…
By Elana Rubin

Nikki Bella Just Revealed Her Official Relationship Status With John Cena & No, I'm Not OK

They planned their wedding, then they called off their wedding. He said he didn't want kids, then he said he would have kids. It's been a crazy couple of months for Nikki Bella and John Cena, and I can't even begin to imagine how hard it is for them …
By Hollee Actman Becker

Should You Delete Photos Of Your Ex From Instagram Once You're In A New Relationship?

I have a fear of introducing anyone in my life to my internet fam on Instagram because I'm afraid I'll jinx it. But I've recently realized the bigger reason behind my weird ways — I'm afraid of breaking up on social media. I'm no celebrity, but if I …
By Annie Foskett

This Is How Relationships Change After You Move In Together, & Wow, This Is Telling

Deciding to move in with your partner can be a big, intimidating decision. It's one that you make together, thoughtfully and carefully — or you can just do what I did, and basically move in together mere weeks after meeting without really planning it…
By Rachel Shatto

Janelle Monae & Tessa Thompson Might Be A Couple Now & Their Love Gives Me Life

Pardon me, I'm going to need you to stop whatever you're doing right now. I have some news — some very important news to discuss with you. And honestly, after the bad news we've had this week, you're going to want to hear this, because it's pure happ…
By Rachel Shatto

Here’s When You're Most Likely To Finally DTR, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

Astrology can be a really helpful tool in many areas of your life, such as your career path, learning more about who you really are, and, of course, understanding matters of the heart. For instance, knowing how soon you like to define the relationshi…
By Rachel Shatto

Chris Pratt Has A New Relationship & It Sounds Like Things Are Getting Serious

I was watching a rerun of Mom the other day when a wave of sadness suddenly rushed over me, so lemme get this confession out of the way right up front: I am still not over the fact that Chris Pratt and Anna Faris aren't married anymore. Sorry, I just…
By Hollee Actman Becker

19 Women Reveal How They Went From Platonic To Romantic With Their Partners, & Wow

Being in love with your best friend looks great in the movies but, in reality, it can be a lot trickier. I mean, how are you supposed to transition the relationship into the next level? How do you risk it all and tell them the truth? How do you make …
By Candice Jalili

'Jersey Shore' Fans Have One Major Question About Ronnie In 'Family Vacation' Season 2

For all the drama that Jersey Shore Family Reunion provided us with, the highly-anticipated reunion still could not hold a candle to alarming issues that were going on with the cast away from the cameras while the show was airing. Ronnie Magro-Ortiz'…
By Dylan Kickham

13 Women Reveal The Relationships That Made Them Wonder WTF They Were Actually Thinking

It's funny how hindsight makes everything much clearer, especially when it comes to our romantic lives. You could be totally miserable with your partner and not even realize how awful it truly is until after it's over. In a recent Reddit AskWomen thr…
By Candice Jalili

Meghan Markle's Relationship With The Queen Is Changing In The Best Way & It's No Surprise

Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, has officially been part of the royal family for just over a month. And already, she’s wooing everyone around her. According to a new report from Entertainment Tonight, Meghan is really bonding with the royal family,…
By Tara Martinez

If You're Looking For A Relationship This Summer, Swipe Right On These 3 Zodiac Signs

Let's be honest: Summertime is all about the casual hookup. Plenty of people are looking for a summer fling to heat up those already hot nights with, but if your heart is set on finding an actual relationship that lasts beyond the season, this can ma…
By Rachel Shatto