How to Tell If Your First Date is Going to Be a Disaster

After you’ve been working all day, there are probably few things you’d rather do than have a glass of (insert your favorite wine or beer here) as you throw on sweats and watch a few episodes of “Making a Murderer.” Believe me, I’m right there with you. But if you’re single and dating and you’ve […]

Stop Sending Emojis and Communicate: How Texting is Changing Dating, Friendships, and Everything in Between

Think about the last time someone canceled plans on you last minute. You probably don’t have to think back too far to remember an instance. Once my friend was supposed to meet a date for dinner. He waited and waited. She never showed and never bothered to address it with him. Are you kidding me? It […]

Why All Single People Should Be Friends With Someone in A Really Serious Relationship

Somehow our culture has created this Jets versus Sharks vibe between single people and relationship people. It’s a little more subtle than that (and less dancing too, unfortunately), but there’s still a rivalry. If you’re coupled up, you get to sit with the grownups at Thanksgiving. Single? Go help little Jayden and Tinsley cut their […]

My Mom Would Honestly Be So Bad at Tinder

My parents have been married for nearly 35 years. As a couple they are straight up #relationshipgoals and I hope one day to find love like theirs. But because they’ve been together for so long and met so early in life (they were a freshman and a sophomore in college), my mother, who is the greatest and funniest […]

May I Get a Do-Over If I Didn’t Meet My Future Husband in College? I Think I Missed the Memo

Though I think it’s a great way to meet people, online dating often makes me want to throw my phone against the wall, then get my car and run over the phone, then take a hammer and smash the remaining fragments into dust. To put it mildly. This frustration I feel with online dating sometimes […]