Best friends are forever--and so is getting inked. The BFF tattoo is the step up from the BFF necklace, and we've picked out some of the best designs for besties that are partners in crime.
There are few things more infuriating than trying to talk to someone who has to “one-up” everyone she talks to – someone who views each piece of small talk as a chance for supreme conversational dominance.
Old wives' tales are little more than super-circulated rumors. Never proven to be true, they're sayings and adages that generations of women have passed down to one another regarding family health (eating carrots improves your vision), safe parenting (wait an hour after eating before swimming), and--most popularly--pregnancy. Whether you're trying to guess your own baby's gender or looking for shower games for a friend, read on for the top ways women have guessed whether it'll be a boy or a girl.
How well you fare with your boyfriend's mother will, at least to some degree, influence your relationship with him. Unrest between the mother and the “new woman” is an age-old dilemma and one that could potentially disrupt happiness in your love life. Use these tips for meeting the parents and starting off the relationship as one big happy familyl.
Making friends used to be so easy. It happened after you swapped your PB&J sandwich for her tuna fish, or maybe when you shared a bunk at summer camp. In college, you might have commiserated about your crazy roommates or met when you rushed your sorority. Learning how to make friends after college can be more difficult than getting your diploma.
Girl crushes – we have all had one. She may have flawless hair or a kick-butt wardrobe. She could be a celebrity, coworker, or random woman on the street. Just like a boy crush, a girl crush can make you sweat or crack stupid jokes. Don't worry, it's not just you.
When it comes to friendship--best friendship--it's easy to focus on the fun stuff and forget about the hard stuff. Shopping, talking, getting drunk on white wine, and watching Real Housewives, that's easy. But not everything about being friends is always an exciting whirlwind of Bethenny and Bordeaux. There's also, you know, the being there for each other through thick and thin-type stuff. So make sure to make these pacts with your BFF. Although, if she (or he) is really your BFF, it all probably goes without saying anyway.
Want to spice up the present-opening portion of the next wedding shower you attend? Buy the bride-to-be one of the best bridal shower gifts (outside of her registry of course).
When ‘splitting the bill' isn't an even split, group dining can feel like competitive eating.
We all know someone who just talks too much. We would all love to be polite, but sometimes major conversationalists can cut into our busy days. Here are some goods ways to stop someone chatty, without being catty.
When we’re just getting to know someone—a friend, a business associate, a romantic partner—being inquisitive about the other person’s background and interests is a healthy and inevitable part of the process. But that doesn’t mean it’s appropriate to fire off just any question that pops into your mind, no matter how burning your desire to know the answer is. In the case of these seven topics, your curiosity will get you nowhere fast.
Over the last few decades, touchy-feely self-help books have painted a picture of male-female relationships as something between an ongoing battle and a complete exercise in futility. They lecture that gender differences ensure that men and women have different styles of communication, thinking, and behavior. They're not just different sexes, they're from entirely different planets, and never the twain shall meet.
Love him or hate him, he can teach us all a thing or two about self-love and confidence. When in doubt think, "What would Kanye do?"
The holiday season is right around the corner, and we all have amazing women in our lives we need to show our appreciation for. Here's our gift guide for every woman in your life, from your mom to your childhood BFF.
We are at work as much as we are at home; in some circumstances we are at work more than home. With these long hours at the office, you're bound to bond with co-workers.
A run-in with a drama queen can happen at any stage in life – in high school, at work, on the subway – sometimes it seems inevitable. Whether you are stuck in the middle, trying to avoid it, or a little melodramatic yourself, learn more about what causes drama and how to deal.
Times are changing, and the pay gap between the wealthy and everyone else keeps getting broader. Now, your best friend from high school is a lawyer and you're a teacher-- so what do you do when she wants to go on a reunion cruise and you can barely afford camping?