Tag: relationships

How Apps Made Dating Less Creepy (Yes, Really…)

Did you know 40% of American couples now meet through technology? And yet, we all know some anachronistic holdout who insists finding a partner online is “creepy.” Well, as someone who met her spouse on OkCupid (true story!), I’d like…

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Three Ways Dating Is Like An Unpaid Part-time Job

I once read an interview with Wendy Newman, where the romance guru confessed it took her 121 first dates to meet a long-term partner. At the time, I balked. How could dating be that hard? Weren’t people who took forever…

Divorce: How To Create A Strategy Following Separation

If you find yourself to be separated from your spouse as one or both of you feel the relationship is in trouble, or even completely broken down, then you need to think about how to approach your next steps very…

Four Tips For Creating Healthy Relationships

Healthy relationships require a lot of effort. It’s important to do things that make your partner feel seen, safe, and appreciated. In the spirit of living our best love lives, here are four helpful tips for fostering that loving feeling!…

Four Questions To Ask Yourself Before Settling Down

Finding a great partner is definitely a great step to a fulfilling romantic relationship, but as rom-coms always neglect to tell us, there’s more to it than that. Photo by Min An from Pexels A good relationship takes work, and…

Five Sayings That Discriminate Against Single People

As someone who was single for a long time before she wasn’t, I know firsthand how coupled people often Other the unattached. Photo by Molly Belle on Unsplash In the spirit of using more inclusive language, I’ve compiled a list…

5 Things I Learned About Dating When I Was Single

Today I am a boring married lady. But, before I exchanged wedding vows with my husband a few months back, I spent more than a decade in, and out, of the wrong relationships. With experience like that comes some good…

Top 10 Ideas How to Spend Time Together

Whether you met in real life, through an app, an online group, black dating site, or one of the many other options, togetherness is important. It’s the glue that keeps relationships going. Now that doesn’t mean to spend every waking…