The Fundamental Relationship Mistake I’ll Never Make Again

From elementary school on you’re taught about the importance of determination. In fact in 4th grade our mascot was Eager Beaver (true story) and he taught us all about the word “persistence” which impressed the hell out of my parents when I rolled that one out at the dinner table. I’m all about being persistent, especially as […]

The Real Reason Ben Screwed Up When He Sent JoJo Home

This week, the nation (or a large percentage of the nation) watched with bated breath as Bachelor Ben Higgins proposed to Lauren B. and sent your dream BFF, Isla Fisher lookalike JoJo home to up her extension game and come back as the next Bachelorette. I wasn’t a Bachelor/Bachelorette watcher until Kaitlyn Bristowe’s season, but my […]

Why Other People’s Relationships Just Don’t Matter

The other day I was talking with a friend who’s been seeing a guy for about six months. They still haven’t dropped the “I love you” bomb on each other yet, and she was feeling self-conscious because our other friend is swapping it left and right with a new boyfriend of only three months. Then […]

The One Thing You Should Really Stop Doing If You’re Single

If you’re like me, every single time you log onto Facebook or check out Instagram, someone else you know is announcing that they’re engaged and are so excited to be marrying their best friend. You feel happy for them, of course, but there’s also this tiny part of your brain that’s like, “Oh my God, […]