In the age of Facebook-stalking and a new dating app popping up every week, the rules are constantly changing.
Navigating the dating world as a 20-something has never been more difficult.
So what better source to draw inspiration from than that?
Take it all with a grain of salt, or a heavy sprinkling.
We’re not claiming to be experts in this area, but hey, we can try.
Scenario from We’ve all been there – 82 weeks deep into the Instagram account of our latest love interest.
The black hole of social media sucks you in and suddenly you know more about a stranger’s life (where they went on their last 5 vacations, how they take their coffee in the morning, etc.) than your own cousin’s.
Check out their social media accounts to get a sense of who they are and actually . We have differences, and that’s what makes other people cool and interesting to be around because they’re not like us.Also, try to keep the research within the last year. A great exercise in dating is to come up with 5 non-negotiables for the person you intend to seriously date. In Episode 1, Alex quickly dismisses his Paleo, Cross Fit-crazed date before dessert even comes.We no longer have to feel alone as we jump from one romantic mishap to the next.We can now watch our favorite characters go through their fair share of cringe-worthy dating situations and , we were totally on board.Plus, it gave us an excuse to watch TV at 2 pm on a Tuesday because “It’s for work”.What we found was that the characters, albeit in different walks of life, were facing scenarios that most of us have or will go through in our romantic endeavors.