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Love, Alexi: How To Start A New Relationship Without Totally Freaking Out

The following is a list — a gentle reminder, for anyone who has ever had a hard time trusting in a new relationship, and allowing someone to love Read...
Alexi Wasser    |   08.14.18   |   SHARE
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From now on, as hard as it may sound, I’m giving less power to Instagram.

Love, Alexi: I Stopped Letting Instagram Interfere In My Relationship

From now on, as hard as it may sound, I’m giving less power to Instagram. I realized I was wrapping all my self-worth in attention from another Read...
Alexi Wasser    |   07.24.18   |   SHARE
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Take The Cake: I Accidentally Went On A Date With A “Clean Eater”

To him, perhaps, my fat feminine body was acceptable to sexualize. I can’t say I learned a foolproof way of avoiding going on a date with a clean Read...
Virgie Tovar    |   07.19.18   |   SHARE
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Love, Alexi: How I Nearly Let Instagram Ruin My Relationship

I’m not proud to type any of this. Not proud at all. I wish I could forget that I ever nearly let Instagram ruin my relationship. Read...
Alexi Wasser    |   07.10.18   |   SHARE
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There are some people who are all for dating a co-worker; after all, we spend more time in the office than almost anywhere else.

I Dated My Co-Worker... And Now I Know Why You Shouldn't

There are some people who are all for dating a co-worker; after all, we spend more time in the office than almost anywhere else. Read...
Elizabeth Best of SHESAID    |   07.2.18   |   SHARE
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No, not a relationship coach or therapist. I decided to go to a matchmaker.

My Friends Turned Out To Be Better Matchmakers Than The Professional

My first impression of the matchmaker was that she was someone with whom I’d be friends. Yet, my real friends turned out to be better matchmakers. Read...
Jen Glantz    |   06.29.18   |   SHARE
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Tindering Sober Feels Impossible

Tindering sober, I was faced with bearing all the uncomfortable feelings without alcohol to take the edge off. Dating is triggering. Emotions are Read...
Liz Melchor    |   06.21.18   |   SHARE
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After 10 Years & 2 Kids, I’m Clueless About How To Start Dating Again

I don’t remember what it feels like to have a first date, a first kiss, or even to be interested in someone. I don’t know how to start dating again. Read...
Sarah Bregel    |   06.12.18   |   SHARE
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