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This Is How To Date Men When You Hate Men, According To Blythe Roberson

By Griffin Wynne
You're sitting across from your crush in an urban-chic night-café (constructed out of an old shipping container), when he mentions his long-term girlfriend (who you've never previously heard of). You quickly realize that despite months of flirty…

6 Women Reveal The Most Terrible Fights They've Had In Relationships

By Griffin Wynne
No matter how long you've been dating someone, sometimes it's completely natural to argue. Whether you and your partner are fussing over family matters or you just had a blowout battle about where to go out for dinner, hearing about the terrible…

How To End It With Your On-Again, Off-Again Partner For Good, Because It Can Be Tough To Quit

By Rebecca Strong
One day things are blissful with bae — you’re spending your whole Sunday in bed and excitedly planning a romantic getaway for the spring. The next moment, you’re sobbing on your bathroom floor, feeling devastated and despondent. You've been on this…

20 Texts You've Received From Mom That'll Make Every Millennial LOL

By Rachel Chapman
Every once in a while, you'll receive a text that truly makes you stop everything and laugh out loud. Sometimes, it's the perfect reaction GIF from your best friend, or a typo that takes on a whole new meaning. But the ultimate best are texts from…

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

By Rebecca Strong
So, you’ve finally decided to see what all of the fuss is about and try casual dating on for size. Congrats! You’re definitely in for some unique experiences, eye-opening learning opportunities, and no doubt a few epic tales you’ll be LOL'ing about…

The Top 10 Emojis Millennials Love To Use & TBH, Wouldn't Want To Text Without

By Marisa Casciano
The spring of my senior year of high school, I got called down to our assistant principal's office. I won a superlative in our yearbook, and they wanted to run it by me. The superlative was, "Always On Their Phone." I could've easily been offended…

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…

7 Things You Need To Know About Casual Dating In 2019

By Griffin Wynne
If you're looking to keep things casual with a new boo or if more serious relationships aren't really your style, casual dating may be the thing for you. Of course, as my middle school social studies teacher always told me, today is the first day of…

If You're Feeling Bored & Lazy, These 7 Easy Things Will Definitely Do The Trick

By Marisa Casciano
Let's be honest: The world is so beautiful and wide. There are always sandy beaches you haven't been to, people you haven't met, and amazing cups of coffee you haven't sipped. There are trips on your bucket list that are desperately wanting to be…

6 Women Share How Long They Waited To Make It Official & Wow, They're So Patient

By Candice Jalili
It would be pretty awesome if you could just meet someone, decide you like them on the spot, and then, boom!, immediately start dating. But that's, unfortunately, not always the way it works. So, how long should you wait until becoming official?…

Send Your Crush These 15 ‘Game Of Thrones’-Inspired Texts & They’ll Pledge Your House RN

By Rachel Shatto
The quickest way for me to come down with a case of writer’s block is by staring at my phone trying to compose a text to a crush. In that scenario, I usually try to think about the kinds of things I personally like to hear. Humor is the quickest…

Here’s The Truth About If People Really Care How Long You Wait To Text Back

By Christy Piña
In today's world, where it feels like everyone's on their phone at all times, someone taking hours to reply to your text can feel like a straight-up diss. Like, hello! You're obviously on your phone (because who isn't 24/7?), so why aren't you…

If You & Your Sister Are Inseparable, These 10 Things Are So Accurate

By Rachel Chapman
It's a known fact that if you're super close with your sister, she's your bestie for life. But what people might not tell you is that there are different layers to sisterhood. Of course, every relationship is unique, but you know that sisters who…

Noah Centineo Fans Are Already Desperate For A 'The Perfect Date' Sequel

By Kristen Perrone
As Netflix's unofficial poster boy for teenage love, Noah Centineo has maintained his crown of internet boyfriend with the new rom-com The Perfect Date. Following its April 12 release on Netflix, the high school film has delighted enough fans for…

I Cast A Love Spell To Find A Relationship & It Worked In The Most Unexpected Way

By Holly Cassell
In all my 28 years as a witch, I’ve never targeted a specific person with love magick. However, I did put my romantic intentions out into the universe by casting a love spell to find a relationship. Chaos witches like me don’t follow a specific…

47 Products On Amazon That Are Albert Einstein-Level Genius

By Julie Peck
Albert Einstein developed the theory of relativity — which is definitely impressive — but this knowledge may or may not impact your day-to-day routine. On the other hand, you may experience a significant daily improvement due to these genius…

This Restaurant Is Selling Croissant Corsages, Because Pastries Are Better Than Petals

By Amanda Fama
Prom-goers in Texas are in for a treat (literally), because Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen's Croissant Corsages for prom 2019 are here. Yes, I said "Croissant Corsages" — and, no, that wasn't a typo. However, that's how Croissant Corsages were born.…

4 Zodiac Signs That Aren't Super Into FWBs, According To Astrologers

By Ginny Hogan
Having a friend with benefits (FWB) can be a blast — getting intimate with a close friend? That's can definitely be a great time. Still, not everyone's looking for "benefits" from their close friends (until I'm allowed to go on my roommate's…

Meghan Markle May Have Offended Palace Staff For The Most Nonsensical Reason

By Tara Martinez
Meghan Markle is known worldwide as the Duchess of Sussex. But among the Palace staff, she’s reportedly regarded as a kind of a nuisance. In a new documentary for TLC called Meghan & Harry: A Royal Baby Story, a royal expert suggests that Meghan has…

The Psychology Behind Texting Anxiety, According To Science

By Griffin Wynne
If you're already someone who sweats the small stuff, you may be well aware of the stress that texting can add to your life. Heck, even if you're literally #chill (can't relate) and aren't likely to lose sleep over that too niche joke you made to…

​9 Reasons Casual Dating Is Amazing, Because Meeting New People Is Half The Fun

By Ginny Hogan
I’ve often felt like casual dating is the best of both worlds (in fact, I think it's what that Hannah Montana song was about). I get to spend time with someone I really like, but I also don’t have any obligation to rearrange my life around theirs.…

Jojo Siwa Just Opened Up About Kim K's Parenting Skills After That Vlog With North West

By Tara Martinez
For those of you who have doubts about Kim Kardashian’s parenting skills, JoJo Siwa is here to tell you that she’s an awesome mom. In a recent interview with Us Weekly, Siwa opened up about what it was like to film a video with North West and have…

If Your Ex Did One Of These 7 Things, You Should NEVER Get Back Together

By Griffin Wynne
Cue up some 2012 T-Swift, because you, my dear, are never, ever, ever getting back together with that bozo that broke your heart — like, ever. Talk to your friends, talk to my friends, talk to a slough of dating and relationships experts — love…

Here's How To Politely Tell Someone You Aren't Interested So They're Clear On Your Feelings

By Tayi Sanusi
Although many of us fantasize about being chased by a mob of eligible suitors á la The Bachelorette, the truth is that being pursued can also present some obstacles. Especially if it's by someone who you aren't into. Knowing how to tell someone you…

48 Products On Amazon That Are Albert Einstein-Level Genius

By Julie Peck
Albert Einstein developed the theory of relativity — which is definitely impressive — but this knowledge may or may not impact your day-to-day routine. On the other hand, you may experience a significant daily improvement due to these genius…

Here's How To Tell If Your Relationship Is Healthy, Because It's Not Always Obvious

By Rebecca Strong
According to The Oxford Dictionary, the word “healthy” means in a good physical or mental condition, or normal, natural, and desirable. You probably know what it feels like when your body and mind are healthy. But what about your dating life? If…

Kit Harington Tried To Prank Rose Leslie & Her Response Will Make You LOL

By Christy Piña
Unless you're living under a Game of Thrones-free rock (like I was until about a month ago), chances are that you know that Jon Snow and Ygritte's on-screen romance made its way off-screen. Yup, Kit Harington and Rose Leslie got married in June…

The Top Preset Packs You Should Download This Summer, So Your 'Gram Glows Brighter Than The Sun

By Marisa Casciano
It's basically the start of the sunniest and warmest season of the year, and you're celebrating in every way possible. You're filling up your online shopping carts with bathing suits and new headphones that'll be perfect for the beach. You're…

8 Things That Should Never Change When Your Sister Has A Partner

By Rachel Chapman
One of the greatest bonds ever is the one shared between two sisters. You're more than just family; you're best friends. Together you are the forever kind of besties who can withstand anything — even when one of you gets into a new relationship.…

10 Things Every Millennial Would Love To Experience Again If They Could Travel Back In Time

By Rachel Chapman
I don't know why time travel hasn't been invented yet. As a millennial who is constantly filled with all the nostalgia, I would love to relive several fond memories from my childhood and teen years. I'm still trying to bring back these moments by…

Do People Really Care About Who Texts First? The Answer May Surprise You

By Ginny Hogan
You're interested in someone, and you want to send them a text. One problem: You're getting mixed messages from your friends. Some say to wait for the other person to text, and others tell you to make the first move. You want to do whatever is best…

If Your Ex Just Texted You, Stay Calm — Here's Your Game Plan For What To Do Next

By Hannah Schneider
Getting a text from your ex can really throw your whole day off, and if it does, try to be gentle with yourself. Communicating with an ex via texting and other forms of digital communication like your DMs or even email can be complicated for myriad…

Experts Reveal What It Means If Your SO Always Texts You Back Right Away

By Sarah Ellis
If I'm being honest, texting is a constant source of stress and confusion. First of all, everyone has a different communication style — some people love emojis and gifs, while others prefer to keep it simple. Some people overdo it on the exclamation…

A Psychologist Explains Why A Text From Your Ex Can Ruin Your Whole Day

By Hannah Schneider
You can be going about your day just fine and then — bam — a text from an ex lights up your phone. A message from an ex, no matter what it says, can cause a real record-scratch moment. It can interrupt your focus on whatever you may be doing at the…

If Your Boyfriend Or Girlfriend Always Texts First, Here's What It Means

By Griffin Wynne
When your phone is practically glued to your hand, it's natural for a sort of messaging pattern to develop with the people you talk to the most, especially with the people you're dating. Whether you always send a heart emoji before bed or like to…

Cruise Into The Top Summer Road Trips For 2019 & Roll Those Windows All The Way Down

By Marisa Casciano
Lately, you've been feeling like the world is cruising into summer. Each week is coming and going, and the weather is only getting warmer and sunnier. You're rolling the windows down when you drive, putting on your '90s rock and roll playlists, and…

If Your Crush Isn't Texting You Back, Don't Stress — Do This

By Ginny Hogan
You've had your eye on that cutie from the coffee shop for a while. You finally work up the courage to ask for their number, and your friends could not be prouder. After gathering advice from your six BFFs, you finally decide on the perfect opening…

The Daily Struggles Millennials Face On Social Media Will Make You Laugh Out Loud

By Marisa Casciano
Imagine this: It's a weekend morning around 10 a.m., and you just woke up. All of your roommates are still snoozing, so you reach for your phone. You open Instagram, like and comment on a bunch of posts, and even hit the "follow" button a few times.…

7 Weirdest Things Your BFF Does That Make Her, Well, Your Best Friend

By Marisa Casciano
Life would be pretty dull without your best friend. You wouldn't wake up to nearly as many memes in your inbox on Monday morning, or video chat calls at 2 a.m. You wouldn't have somebody constantly asking you questions like, "Do you want pizza right…

If Your Friend With Benefits Doesn't Text Back, Here's Exactly What To Do

By Caroline Colvin
It can be super, duper frustrating when your friend with benefits doesn't text back. First off, chances are that you're texting your FWB because frankly, you're incredibly horny. So, that sucks. (Fortunately, sex toys can solve the horniness, even…

If You Get Lonely When Your SO Doesn't Text Back Quickly, Here's How To Handle It

By Caroline Colvin
If staying connected over text is important to your relationships, then having a partner who texts back right away is the greatest gift in the world. On the flip side, having boyfriend or girlfriend doesn't text back quickly can be ultra…

I'm Giving Up "Casual" Dating Once & For All Because Of This Life-Changing Epiphany

By Griffin Wynne
In a lot of ways, I welcome informality. I enjoy casual clothes, laid back work environments, and relaxed vacation itineraries that account for a lot of unstructured free-time. I used to believe that my history with label-less relationships was…

If Your Significant Other Never Texts First, Here's What It Means

By Rebecca Strong
Regardless of whether it means confronting an awkward issue head-on or initiating sex, one of the biggest relationship frustrations comes from feeling like you’re always the first one to do something. The same goes for texting, too. When your…

These 4 Zodiac Signs Take The Longest To Reply To Your Texts, So Don't Wait By The Phone

By Roya Backlund
There are two types of people in the world: The people who actually text you back and the people who don't. You know which one you are. If you're a reliable texter, you tend to find the those who aren't flakey, inconsiderate, and downright selfish.…

This Is The One Thing Experts Recommend When It Comes To Truly Forgetting Your Ex

By Christy Piña
The post-breakup phases you'll most likely go through after your relationship ends are probably going to be pretty emotional, and at times, a little tear-jerking. But as the dust begins to settle, and you start shifting into acceptance and trying to…

If You & Your Partner Have A Lot Of Textual Tension, Don't Freak Out — Here's What To Do

By Ginny Hogan
You and your partner are on the same page about almost everything: You have similar schedules and you like each other's friends. Most importantly, you can both watch six hours of The Good Wife without breaking to stretch. Still, you and your partner…

28 Instagram Captions For Little Cousins, Because You Love Hanging Out With Them The Most

By Marisa Casciano
When life gives you little cousins, set up a lemonade stand. Teach them how to squeeze the fresh lemons into a pitcher, pour in a few cups of water, and stir in the spoonfuls of sugar. Then, give them a high-five and say something like, "I'm so…

Mars In Gemini Is About To Change Up Your Sex Life This Weekend & Here's What You Need To Know

By Valerie Mesa
On Mar. 31, aggressive Mars wraps up in sensual Taurus, after almost two months of "slow and steady wins the race," and enters loquacious Gemini until May 15. Speaking of which, I'm going to reveal how Mars in Gemini 2019 might affect your sex life,…

If Your Partner Takes Forever To Text Back, Here's What Experts Suggest

By Korey Lane
We've all had those moments when we just straight-up forgot to text someone back. Maybe you responded in your head but never actually hit send, or you were busy when they texted you and forgot to get back to them. It happens to all of us. However,…

Kylie Jenner's Reaction To The Jordyn & Tristan Scandal May Have Affected Filming 'KUWTK'

By Tara Martinez
It’s been just about a month since news broke that Tristan Thompson and Kylie Jenner’s BFF Jordyn Woods allegedly hooked up. Elite Daily reached out to Thompson and Woods' teams for comment at the time but did not hear back. Sources reportedly close…