Topic: long distance relationships

Skype Dates Reviewed By A Lady Dreading Another Long Distance Relationship

Skype Dates Reviewed By A Lady Dreading Another Long Distance Relationship

For the past four years, my fella and I have been cohabiting happily with great romantic smooshiness and surprisingly few bicker moments; but unfortunately my work situation is drawing me to face-to-face meetings in North America, while my main squeeze has to stick around Africa for several months longer. My real life bliss is reducing to two dimensions on a computer screen as we’re back to the purgatory of a long distance relationship (LDR) once again. So, with a furrowed brow and a hopeful heart I hereby pass judgment on the new reality of web romance—Skype Dating 2.0. More »

Party Favors: “I’m Pregnant… LOL Amirite?”

Party Favors: "I'm Pregnant... LOL Amirite?"

How to reveal a pregnancy over Facebook chat. -The Hairpin

Kim Kardashian and 6 other celebrity wedding day cash cows. -DoubleX

What does one do with an expensive dress one never wears again? -Divine Caroline

Pretty skeptical that any tips will help long distance relationships. -YourTango

Have 11 year olds had time to evolve yet? -StyleList

Milla, Ashton, Heidi: the best model hyphenates. -College Candy

6 pairs of statement socks. -Betty Confidential

Coco Rocha on runway-ready looks, hidden talents and supermodels. -Refinery29

Rookie’s Tavi Gevinson on abandoning her “grandma on ecstasy” look. -Styleite

5 fashion houses you’ll never see collaborate with H&M. -The High Low

More details and video of that H&M Dragon Tattoo collection. -The Budget Babe

The lowly pigtail gets a modern makeover. -Birchbox

The top 10 free fashion-centric iPhone apps. -The High Low

Party Favors: When Porn Goes Too Far

Party Favors: When Porn Goes Too Far

DSK: the porn. Seriously. -DoubleX

Acne makes people do crazy things. -The Hairpin

What does one do with an expensive dress one never wears again? -Divine Caroline

Pretty skeptical that any tips will help long distance relationships. -YourTango

Coco Rocha on runway-ready looks, hidden talents and supermodels. -Refinery29

Rookie’s Tavi Gevinson on abandoning her “grandma on ecstasy” look. -Styleite

5 fashion houses you’ll never see collaborate with H&M. -The High Low

More details and video of that H&M Dragon Tattoo collection. -The Budget Babe

Pray for Gisele’s meat. -The Frisky

The lowly pigtail gets a modern makeover. -Birchbox

While leather is all over the place. -StyleList

Michelle Obama opts for Tracy Reese. -Poshglam

Heidi Klum‘s best Halloween costumes ever. -Betty Confidential

The top 10 free fashion-centric iPhone apps. -The High Low

Some warm Fall coats on a budget. -College Candy

How to Manage a Middle-Distance Relationship

How to Manage a Middle-Distance Relationship

Here at Team Gloss, we’ve written about the middle-distance relationship before. This sort of relationship is hardly a new phenomenon, it seems that the term itself is just coming into being. The term is even new to me, and I’ve been in one for a year and a half (I’ve been referring to it as a “mid-distance relationship,” but I think “middle-distance” glides off the tongue better). To how many others is this a new thing? More »

Love Definition: The Middle-Distance Relationship

Love Definition: The Middle-Distance Relationship

Despite living in a major urban area, New Yorkers are some of the most provincial people you will ever meet. A friend of mine who lives in Manhattan and dates a guy who lives in New Jersey – about a half hour train ride away – says that their relationship “borders on being long-distance.” When I was in college in Greensboro, NC I dated a guy in Chapel Hill, a 45-minute drive away, and for a college student whose entire life was within four blocks of campus it felt like a million miles away. More »

Party Favors: Obama’s Sex Appeal Inflates, Literally

Party Favors: Obama's Sex Appeal Inflates, Literally

Obviously people think Obama is sexy. But is making an inflatable Obama sex doll necessary? – Huffington Post

Americans are seriously messed up. Two-thirds of us believe in soul mates, but the divorce rate is more than 50 percent AND polygamy is still being practiced. Make up your minds people! – Lemondrop

Drew Barrymore and Justin Long are trying to make long distance relationships cool with their new flick Going the Distance. So here’s how to make them actually last. – The Frisky

Food for thought: Is someone’s picky eating habits, whether they’re vegan by choice or gluten-free because of a disease, a deal breaker? – YourTango More »