What is it about you that has people doodling your name in their notebook? Each Myers-Briggs type has a unique energy.
How to pick the perfect partner based on your Myers-Briggs personality type. If you haven’t determined what the common thread is among your exes and crushes, it’s highly possibly that your Myers-Briggs personality type can help determine that for you. For a quick refresher, your Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is an assessment that is meant to break down your psychological preferences and how you make decisions.
There are certain milestones you wait for in every relationship. First kiss, becoming exclusive, meeting the parents… But what happens if you just skip past one? A big one?
April 7 marks the five-year anniversary, if it can be called that, of my husband’s death. He died in hospice, alone, at roughly 3am, while I was home sleeping with our son Alex, then a year old.
“Omg babbbbbes I miss you! Let’s get dinner soon?” Hands up if anyone else gets that text at least once a week from various friends that they almost certainly aren’t going to get dinner with any time soon. Yep, breadcrumbing, once limited to online dating, has insidiously worked its way into our friendships too. “Breadcrumbing”, for those lucky enough not to have come across 2017’s most grotesque buzzword yet, is the act of dropping enticing little digital “breadcrumbs" (read: texts, Whatsapps or comments on social media posts) in order to make sure that the breadcrumb er remains on the radar of the breadcrumb ee.
A serial dine-and-dasher in the Los Angeles area appears to be active again. The man meets women online and leaves them in the lurch with the bill.
Idris Elba is currently auctioning himself off as a Valentine's Day date for an Omaze fundraiser, and he promoted the worthy cause in an adorable video released this week. Idris hangs out in a classroom with group of youngsters who proceed to school him in the art of dating; there's a little lady who claims to have 25 boyfriends (get it, girl) and a boy who is pretty much a dating expert, since he's planning one himself right now.
Because women who self-identify as progressive on these issues and various others are killing it at the OkCupid game, Mashable reports. "Want to find success on OkCupid?" the publication asks. "Don't be a Republican." According to new data from the app, the most sought-after women on OkCupid are liberal, outspoken, sexual, and educated.
It looks like things are getting serious between Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. So serious, in fact, that the royal introduced the Suits actress to Kate Middleton and Princess Charlotte, Us Weekly reports.
Tinder is just as good a place as any to find a soulmate, says one lucky woman in Australia. Online dating may be a headache for many, but for 30-year-old Katie Eadeh of Brisbane, Australia, it was actually the fast track to finding the man of her dreams. Eadeh says she “wasn’t even looking for a date” and “never wanted to get married” when her friends urged her to join Tinder, according to the Mirror. After a few unsavory interactions with potential suitors, she was turned off and deleted the app from her phone.
The study, conducted by researchers at Queensland University of Technology and published in the journal Personality and Individual Differences, found that while people do tend to date those with similar educational levels, that changes once they get older. On the other hand, those with comparatively lower education levels became more interested in contacting dates with higher education levels. "Older women in particular have a greater likelihood of contacting potential partners who are less educated than themselves but conversely, younger males fall into this category as well," Stephen Whyte, one of the authors of the study, said in a press release.
Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian knows he’s one lucky nerd. News broke Thursday that the 33-year-old tech guru is engaged to tennis great Serena Williams. “Thank you all for the kind words,” Ohanian wrote on Twitter, before referencing his Armenian heritage.
Eighteen-year-old Jackson Wade Knight of Georgia knows this firsthand. “There was a really large package,” he told BuzzFeed. Instead of a single dozen pairs he found 12 dozen pairs, totaling 144 pairs of socks.
WooPlus, a dating app for “bigger women, big guys, and curve lovers,” has a new feature to empower its community of plus-size women against body-shaming. “Though we know that on regular dating apps, many women have experienced unfair treatment, we were still shocked at the final result of this study,” said WooPlus co-founder Michelle Li.
When 21-year-old Claire Halleran said she has the “world’s best boyfriend,” the internet collectively nodded its head. And by nodded its head, I…
Whether you’re on the Tinder scene or not, we can all agree that first dates are pretty nerve-racking. So how would you feel about turning up to one in a wedding dress? That’s exactly what British comedian Laura Bubble did, and all for an important cause.
My 89-year-old grandmother recently revealed a juicy nugget about her dating life: While she and my grandfather were dating, they would also date other people until they got engaged. Apparently it was pretty normal back in the ‘40s, and she doesn’t really understand why people now often focus on one person after just one date.
So is it sexist to call women who date younger men “cougars”? And is there an equivalent term for men? Well, let us ponder on that for a moment...
The Internet can be a scary place. At the top of the long list of reasons why that is so are the perhaps well intentioned but nevertheless shockingly awful blog posts written by men to help their fellow menfolk land a woman. And at the top of that unpleasant list is the article “How to Talk to a Woman Who is Wearing Headphones.” *shudders*