Topic: Advice

The Better Breakup Checklist: How To Deal When A Relationship Ends

The Better Breakup Checklist: How To Deal When A Relationship Ends

It’s a pretty well-established truth of life that breakups are the WORST. And what do you know? The holidays have officially been declared break-up season. Unlike a summertime breakup where you can be all “whatevs I’m going to the beach,” with a holiday breakup, you’re faced with the prospect of going to holiday parties stag, the pressure of New Year’s Eve, and a long, bleak post-holiday winter. More »

Helen Mirren’s Advice To Hypothetical Daughters Reminds Everyone She’s The Best

Helen Mirren's Advice To Hypothetical Daughters Reminds Everyone She's The Best

Besides wearing some of the most wonderful red carpet looks in the world and simultaneously not giving a licorice stick what anyone thinks of her “stripper shoes,” Dame Helen Mirren has some pretty great advice for young women. It’s not polite and it’s not pretty, but it is absolutely perfect because it is more than necessary for every woman to learn. More »

11 Things You Should Never Tell A Couple In Their Late 20s Or Early 30s

11 Things You Should Never Tell A Couple In Their Late 20s Or Early 30s

My boyfriend and I have been together for nearly four years, have lived together for three, have parented a beloved dog for two, and have avoided engagement conversion for one. We’ve been through just about everything together — sickness, health, countless jobs, friends’ weddings, family funerals, a couple lawsuits, and a bunch of awkward holiday parties. Here are the things I’m tired of hearing. More »