Topic: texting

Sex On The Wire: Bring A Romantic Getaway To Your Bedroom

Sex On The Wire: Bring A Romantic Getaway To Your Bedroom
  • Uh-oh. When auto correct changes text messages and makes them too sexy. (YourTango)
  • Have a romantic getaway without leaving the house, by turning your bedroom into a haven. (Betty Confidential)
  • Get over your ex in 10 steps. (College Crush)
  • How you can get a strippers number. (College Candy)
  • Rihanna hit the water this weekend in an attractive Bob Marley one-piece. (Celebuzz)
  • These hot Leo men are celebrating their birthdays this month. (We can’t get enough.) (The Frisky)

Textual Healing: Things Better Said In Person

Textual Healing: Things Better Said In Person

Text messaging is often the fastest way to communicate with friends and acquaintances, but it’s not always the best one. Especially when it comes to texting with guys. Here at Crushable we aim to help you sift through all the subtext and emerge relatively unscathed – with a little help from our friend Amanda Ernst.

Last week, I told the story of a text I felt ranked among the worst I’d ever received, mostly because the cheesy, heart-crushing sentiment would have been best conveyed in person.

I know I’m not alone in receiving and/or sending such messages, and I was happy to see a couple readers share their experiences. More »

Textual Healing: How To Be Breezy In All Your Texts

Textual Healing: How To Be Breezy In All Your Texts

Text messaging is often the fastest way to communicate with friends and acquaintances, but it’s not always the best one. Especially when it comes to texting with guys. Here at Crushable we aim to help you sift through all the subtext and emerge relatively unscathed – with a little help from our friend Amanda Ernst.

If you want to reach out to an ex in a text or email, you want to try to be breezy, but it’s equally important to have an air of breeziness in many messages you send, particularly to guys. By “breeziness,” I mean a coolness, an unconcerned attitude, even a little aloof. Think about it: is that not one of the qualities in guys that drive us wild? More »

Textual Healing: How To Send Cute And Flirty Texts

Textual Healing: How To Send Cute And Flirty Texts

Text messaging is often the fastest way to communicate with friends and acquaintances, but it’s not always the best one. Especially when it comes to texting with guys. Here at Crushable we aim to help you sift through all the subtext and emerge relatively unscathed – with a little help from our friend Amanda Ernst.

Texting is not just for the early stages of a relationship. It frequently becomes a modern couple’s primary form of communication, whether they’re planning their next date, catching up or sending flirty love notes. But even if you’ve mastered the art of texting with guys who you’ve just met, or are dating casually, or are only hooking up with, once you get into a serious relationship (i.e. you are now calling him your boyfriend) it’s easy to second guess your texting approach. More »

Textual Healing: Your Guide To Guys’ Frequently Asked Questions About Texting

Textual Healing: Your Guide To Guys' Frequently Asked Questions About Texting

Text messaging is often the fastest way to communicate with friends and acquaintances, but it’s not always the best one. Especially when it comes to texting with guys. Here at Crushable we aim to help you sift through all the subtext and emerge relatively unscathed – with a little help from our friend Amanda Ernst.

Being the author of a column about text messaging and dating has its perks. Not the least of which is having a really good conversation starter any time I find myself in close proximity to a guy. In fact, I’ve gotten some of my best material while screaming over loud music with strangers at bars or parties (including the texts many of them send me afterward).

But we all know guys are pretty unoriginal. So whenever one of them asks me something about texting, or what women want from a text message, or about my own experiences, they pretty much all ask the same things. Through my research I’ve compiled their most frequently asked questions, which I want to get out of the way once and for all. More »