Posts tagged "Ex-boyfriend"

What His Exes Say About You

A few years ago, one of my good friends and I were talking about the wide-range of guys I’ve dated.  Looking at the greater body of booty, he asked “What in the world is your type?!”  The answer was easy: “I like smart guys.”  Sure, they’ve come in a variety of packages: tall, short, skinny,... Read more »

Facebook won't make you look at your ex anymore

This is awesome.  Mashable reports that Facebook has updated its Photo Memories algorithm to no longer include images where people you have formerly declared a facebook relationship with are tagged.  Yes, that lovely little box was originally intending to remind you of fun memories…unfortunately, that included the happy times you once shared with your former... Read more »

Breaking Up: How To Rebound Like A Winner

( Turn that rebound into a slam dunk! The most popular method of rebounding is to date someone new as quickly as possible.  I’ll even admit that this has been my preferred way of coping in break-ups past.  I’ve come to realize, however, that this is pretty narrow-minded and, in the end, will probably just... Read more »

Can Guys And Girls Be Just Friends

( Harry and Sally, Joey and Dawson, Ross and Rachel…can straight guys and girls ever REALLY be “just friends”?  I would like to say yes, as a matter of fact, I would LOVE to say yes.  Most guys that I’ve dated have had more gal pals than guy friends and it seems easier for me... Read more »

Can You Stay Friends With An Ex?

Jennifer Lopez arrives with husband Ojani Noa at a film premiere on April 7, 1997, in the Westwood section of Los Angeles. Lopez is suing Noa, now her ex-husband, claiming he demanded $5 million to keep him from publishing a book containing private details about the star and their relationship. (AP) You’ve both said your... Read more »

I May Need To Be Quarantined Due To Foot-In-Mouth Syndrome

( This will be me trying to hitchhike out of town in t minus five hours…… Oh…crap. Chicago is too small. After this post, I may need to a) change my hair color, b) change my name, c) leave town, d) all the above. When I first moved to Chicago, I had a brief, but... Read more »

Ugly Duckling To Beauty Queen

(Photo Credit: “Every little girl should be told that she’s pretty.” – Marilyn Monroe   I could probably count on one hand the amount of times in my life when someone has told me I was attractive, bar the ex-boyfriend who would tell me I was pretty everytime I said something ridiculous.  I’ve always... Read more »

Black Wednesday - Let's Party!

Jenny and I at Angels & Kings Omg…I think I just ran into someone I used to date.  I got on the train this morning and accidently bumped into a guy with my RedEye (yes, I really do read it daily).  I haven’t thought about this person in a very long time, but as soon as I passed by... Read more »

Tales of Terror: The EX-Files

Abbott and Costello meet Frankenstein. Universal, 1948. Directed by Charles Barton. Lon Chaney, Jr. as the Werewolf It’s the day before Halloween and the weather outside is quite possibly the creepiest, muggiest scene outside of Stephen King’s The Fog.  So, gather around the campfire ladies…I’ve got some bone-chilling tales of ex-boyfriends that will keep you up... Read more »

Kissing Is The Best

In seventh grade, I had my starry eyes glued to the pages of Seventeen and YM.  I read every tip and hint they could possibly have offered for securing that coveted first kiss.  I studied the methods and varieties of kissing as if it was a prerequisite for becoming a teenager.  Without these skills, you... Read more »