How to Tell If an Ex Is ‘Winter Coating’ You This Holiday Season

Photo: Oleggg (Shutterstock) The holiday season is ripe with nostalgia, so it’s not totally surprising that…

Beware of ‘Snow Globing’ When Dating During the Holidays

Photo: scaiphotography (Shutterstock) The holidays bring up all sorts of different feelings for singles, which explains…

‘Failing’ at Dating Is a Good Thing, Actually

Photo: fizkes (Shutterstock) No one likes to fail at anything, especially at love. Even if you…

The Perfect Number of Dating App Conversations You Should Have at Once

Photo: Stockbusters (Shutterstock) If you’re currently using a dating app, you know how easy it is…

Maybe You Should Try ‘Quiet Quitting’ Your Love Life

Photo: Anel Alijagic (Shutterstock) The newly trending term “quiet quitting” typically refers to someone doing their…

How ‘Retroactive Jealousy’ Can Ruin a Relationship (and What to Do About It)

Photo: fizkes (Shutterstock) In a romantic relationship, it’s normal to feel occasional jealousy. Most likely you’ve…

Here’s How Single Men Can Rise to Women’s Higher Standards

Photo: adriaticfoto (Shutterstock) I don’t know how our mothers used to talk about dating, but I…

How to Reconnect After a Friendship Breakup

Illustration: Lifehacker (Graphics: Apple) Perhaps even more so than romantic relationships, friendships are vitally important to…

Why You Don’t Always Have to Forgive, According to a Psychologist

Photo: fizkes (Shutterstock) When we have been wronged by someone, common advice usually includes us forgiving…

How to Date Someone Who’s in an Open Relationship

Photo: Qilin’s prance Filmmaker (Shutterstock) There are many ways to date and many ways to love.…

Ask Yourself These Questions Before Committing to a Much Younger Partner

Photo: Dmytro Zinkevych (Shutterstock) Maybe age is just a number, but if you’re dating a younger…

How to Date When You Still Live With Your Parents

Photo: BlueSkyImage (Shutterstock) Before the pandemic, many millennials were familiar with living with their parents throughout…

The 7 Deadly Sins of Friendship

Photo: dezy (Shutterstock) Back in 1939, scientists at Harvard began a longitudinal study in order to…