Why You Shouldn’t Mind When Your Partner Puts Their Kids Or Pets Before You

It's a common complaint of many people in relationships: My partner puts their kids/pets before me. While we understand why this may upset you, (after all, who wants to feel like they aren't a priority?) we want to explain why it shouldn't. In fact, we want to explain why this is an attribute that you should cherish in your partner. Read on to find out why a partner who puts their kids and their pets first is a total keeper.…[+]
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What Men Want: The 4 Contradictions of Being A “Cool Girl”

It's a tale as old as time: guy falls for the "cool girl" and all of his dreams come true. She's the perfect woman. She's the one he's always wanted. She's exactly what he's been looking for. The only problem is...she doesn't exist. Movies and televisions have consistently promoted the trope of the "cool girl" and have created an unrealistic idea of what a woman should be like in a relationship. (See also "manic pixie dreamgirl"). The "cool girl" conveniently…[+]

No Bad Blood: Can You Really Stay Friends With An Ex?

How many times have you broken up with someone and told them, "We can still be friends?" Or maybe you've had someone say this to you. Either way, you've had to wonder: Is it really possible to stay friends with an ex? This person has been a part of your life, so it's understandable you would want them to stay in it to some extent. But does it really work to be friends with someone you once had a romantic…[+]
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On the Down Low: 30 Secrets You Can Keep From Your Partner

Is it ever okay to keep a secret from your partner? Many people will tell you that in a relationship, there should be no secrets. You should tell your partner anything and everything, and if you keep something from them, that is considered lying. We would like to dispute this common relationship advice and say that there are some things you should never ever tell your partner. What are those exactly? Read on to see our 30 secrets you can…[+]
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Controversial Questions: Is It Ever Okay To Date Your Friend’s Ex?

There are a lot of controversial subjects when it comes to dating and relationships. One of the most debated topics is always, "Is it okay to date your friend's ex?" Just discussing this topic can end friendships! Here we are going to discuss why the answer to that question is both "yes" and "no". Check out our explanation below... Yes, It Is Okay To Date Your Friend's Ex... It is totally okay to date your friend's ex under two different…[+]