As a Society, We Can Do Better Than Our Current Approach to New Year’s Eve

I'm all about holidays and parties that pertain to holidays. Halloween? Love it. I'll drive all over town in search of a red trenchcoat so that I can be Carmen San Diego. Thanksgiving? Give me all of your stuffing and no one gets hurt. Ugly sweater … [Continue reading]

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 … [Continue reading]

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 … [Continue reading]

If You’re Feeling a Little “Bah, Humbug” This Holiday Season, I’ve Got You Covered…

I hate to admit this, but I haven't exactly been bursting with holiday cheer lately. I'm not sure whether it's because I still have my fall wreath on my door and haven't put out any of my Christmas decorations that I keep forgetting about or what the … [Continue reading]

If You’re Tired of Wearing the Same Dress to Every Wedding and Holiday Party…

Before I begin today's post, I need to take a moment to do some shameless self-promotion: my friend Ali and I just started a podcast called The Margarita Confessionals. It's a podcast about dating, relationships, being single, online dating, etc. If … [Continue reading]