1. They value experiences over expensive gifts, choosing to spend time together over spending money on each other. 2. They say I love you every single day, even when theyre frustrated with each other, because they really do feel that way on good days and bad. 3. They also
You know those girls who Valentine’s Day because it will just reinforce the fact that they are #foreveralone? And those girls who scowl in disgust at any sort of PDA that they see? That’s not me. I’m the type of girl who embraces Valentine’s Day because it’s the day
As much as it hurts, and how much it kills you, sometimes the people we love we most, are the ones that aren’t good for us. No matter how much you care for them, and how much you want to keep them in your life, sometimes the people you
A special thank you to Brittany and Kristi for the article inspiration, Anna for panel recruitment and research assistance, and to the panel of experts for contributing. As single millennials, the Should I text him first? inevitably pops up in my friend group chats from time to time, followed by
Life is chaotic sometimes. Just as you think everything is going swimmingly, something happens that sends you out of whack. It makes you a little bit adrift and this unsettling feeling is hard to shake. Whether its losing your job, your SO, or even if your favorite coffee shop
Every great transformation begins with heartbreak. Because heartbreak fuels you to change who you are, to change how helpless you feel, to depend on yourself for your own happiness and to start the journey of changing and finding ways to transform your pain into something meaningful, into something better
A ‘fuckboy’ will seem charming and ‘different’ from the rest. He will seem charismatic, luring you in with his eye contact and tiny kisses to your fingertips. A ‘fuckboy’ will take you out on dates. He will pay the bill. He will open the door for you and hold
I don’t miss you much in the large, out of scale moments anymore. I don’t even miss you in the moments that cause for celebrations, or in the ones that cause me to drink too much wine by myself. I miss you in the tiny, smaller, and softer moments.
Ive learned that my feet can keep going long after my mind gives up. Ive learned that my mind and spirit can drive my body to find new levels of strength. Ive learned that you cant change the people around you but you can change the people around you.
You matter. If no one told you this today, Im telling you thisYou matter. Your opinions matter. The way you see the world matters, the words you keep to yourself because youre too afraid of what people may think matter. Your matters. Your feelings matter. Theyre not too much