We are often made to feel less than if we aren’t part of a couple, and seeing this societal norm played out on social media day in and day out doesn’t help. And while dating and/or being married can be a beautiful thing, flying solo can be just as lovely. In fact, the single life has plenty of … [Read more...] about The Top 10 Perks of Being Single
The Mating Game
If an awkward pause in everyday life seems like it lasts 24 seconds, it feels like 24 hours when on a date. It’s as if you’ve set up camp right there and are engaging in a game of conversation chicken. So, it never hurts to have some general ideas of what can get the banter ball rolling. We’re here … [Read more...] about First Date Conversation Starters to Break the Ice
A bad date. We’ve heard the horror stories. Likely, we’ve had them ourselves. And certainly, we’ve bemoaned the experience. During a time when Netflix binging with a bottle of wine in your pajamas is not entirely awful, it’s especially hard to think of wasting even an hour on a bad date. So what can … [Read more...] about 10 Dos and Don’ts for Getting Out of a Bad Date
Let’s face it: dating is exhausting. And in a world where most online dating happens in apps based (nearly) entirely on looks, it’s hard to tell whether “swipe right” will become Mr. or Ms. Right, or even Mx. Right Now. Every date is a full night out with someone you know next to nothing about. … [Read more...] about Beyond Swipe Right: Recognizing a Good Contact on Online Dating Apps
Are you perfect for polyamory? Slanted toward swinging? Or maybe you're monogam...ish? If you've considered opening your relationship but been unsure what style will be right for you, this quiz will tell you! Each answer includes resources to take you further on your open relationship journey. … [Read more...] about What Kind of Open Relationship Is Right for You?