Category: Relationships

Scary Mommy and KT images/Getty Did you know that 92% of U.S moms use social media? I’m sure that the percentage has increased significantly since the pandemic, when we’ve...

As a huge fan of dating shows, I have always been interested in what it is really like to be a contestant. While it all looks very glamorous, romantic...

Scary Mommy, AngiePhotos/Getty and CDC/Pexels It has been a long, grueling six months. I don’t know about you, but I’m exhausted. I don’t just mean the kind of exhausted...

Scary Mommy You may be a passive-aggressive texter. You probably don’t know it— or maybe you do, and you’re deploying it selectively. Passive-aggressive texting is real, because as NPR...

Scary Mommy and Josef Scaylea/Getty I met my best friend in the summer of ‘93. We were assigned roommates in college and had never laid eyes on each other...

Aidan Meyer/StockSnap The hardest thing I’ve ever done is bury my forty-year-old husband. The second hardest thing I’ve ever done is date after burying my forty-year-old husband. (Well, maybe...

Tara Moore/Getty I’ll be the first to admit that I’m a girl’s girl. Or a woman’s woman, if we’re being age-precise. Female friendships have played an important role in...

LOUISE BEAUMONT/Getty I’ve been in a relationship for over a year now with a man who has teenage daughters. This is a first for both of us — neither...

The Good Brigade/Getty My face lit up with excitement the morning I received a text from the father of my daughters’ friend Kylie. He reached out one morning, early,...

Scary Mommy and vlada_maestro/Getty We know American teachers are under a tremendous burden of stress right now. They’re trying to juggle new technologies with their usual lesson plans. In...