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12 Dating Strategies to Be Your Best Self (and Avoid Being a Dick)

12 Dating Strategies to Be Your Best Self (and Avoid Being a Dick)

Advice you won't roll your eyes at for a change.
Why Do People Cheat—and Are We Wired To?

Why Do People Cheat—and Are We Wired To?

What difference do your genes really make?
A blonde woman puts on a leopard print-lined leather jacket in a home overlooking a lush forest.

4 Better Ways to Deal When You Get Left Out

Yup, it stings. But what can we learn?
Man and woman sitting together

Why We Stay With People Who Are Bad for Us

Have you ever tried to fix an old relationship during your current one?
Couple in Love
Is Your Relationship More Work Than It's Worth?

Is Your Relationship More Work Than It's Worth?

How true is the phrase "relationships are hard work," anyway?
Older woman and man sharing a bowl of mac and cheese

How to Tell If Your Relationship Is Changing in the Right Ways

You can't stay in the honeymoon phase forever—and that's a good thing.
16 Lessons I Learned From Going on 300 Tinder Dates in a Single Year
3 Lessons Climbing a Literal Mountain Taught Me About Losing Weight

3 Lessons Climbing a Literal Mountain Taught Me About Losing Weight

Prior to my climb, the only thing I really cared about was making it to the top.
Unhappy Woman on Stairs

The One Word Holding You Back From Happiness

It's so freakin' counterproductive.
20 GIFs That Nail What It's Like Trying Hot Yoga for the First Time

20 GIFs That Nail What It's Like Trying Hot Yoga for the First Time

If you can't relate to No. 12, you're not freaking human.
3 Things to Do When You're Not Seeing Results

3 Things to Do When You're Not Seeing Results

If you quit, sure, you’ll feel more comfortable—in the short term.
Woman Staring Off Balcony
Annoyed Woman

How to Break Up With a Friend (and Not Feel Guilty)

Follow these four steps to feel better about going your separate ways.
Trying Rock Climbing Made Me Stop "Doing It for the Insta"

Trying Rock Climbing Made Me Stop "Doing It for the Insta"

In real life, I question my worth—but you'll never see that on social.
People Doing Push-Ups
Woman Wearing Thinx Underwear

I Menstruate Like the Elevator in The Shining. Here's My Review of Thinx

I'm not throwing out my tampons, but I’ll be sending 144 fewer maxi pads to a landfill per year.
Is the Body-Positivity Movement Going Too Far?

Is the Body-Positivity Movement Going Too Far?

Yes. No. You just can’t win, honestly.
The Secret to Staying Healthy (Even When You Don't Feel Like It)

The Secret to Staying Healthy (Even When You Don't Feel Like It)

Success happens when we're not in the mood to make a healthy choice but do anyway.
Woman Writing in Journal

How to Write a To-Do List That Won't Make You Want to Crawl Back in Bed

Ever look at your to-do list and just want to run and hide? You can change that.
What I Learned From Actually Practicing What I Preach

What I Learned From Actually Practicing What I Preach

Folks who give easily often struggle to take care of themselves.
When Motivation Fades, These 4 Strategies Will Keep You Going

When Motivation Fades, These 4 Strategies Will Keep You Going

If we wait for motivation to carry us through to our goals, we're going to be waiting a long time.
Here's Why the "Raw Water" Trend Is Dumb and Dangerous

Here's Why the "Raw Water" Trend Is Dumb and Dangerous

It's easy to mock hippies, but does raw water have a point? According to experts: hell, no.
How Friends and Family Can Support Survivors of Sexual Assault

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