Is ‘Cricketing’ The Reason For Your Breakup?

Bella Breakdown Technology may have played a factor in your recent breakup. ‘Cricketing’ is the term used for neglecting to text someone back for hours, days or at all period. Business Insider and dating website Plenty of Fish report that this phenomenon occurs among both singles and couples. A staggering 67% of singles say this issue has affected them directly. So how do we solve this problem? All you guilty cricketers, make it a point to text your significant other back to say that you’re just busy. If it’s someone you met on a dating site and you are...

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Modern Dating Terms Older People May Not Know

Bella Breakdown Modern romance can be a bit hard to navigate, especially the older you get. Youngsters are changing the rules of the game and coming up with new terminology that fits with changes in societal norms and dating norms. There’s a good chance you’ve heard a couple of them, so here is a quick refresher in modern dating terminology: Ghosting : When someone you are dating suddenly stops all communication, without warning. Orbiting : When someone you are dating stops all communication but still finds the time to like your social media posts. Submarining : When they ghost...

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First Date Questions To Ask And Avoid

Bella Breakdown In this new digital age of dating, it’s hard to decipher the taboo questions from the important ones. Dating is entirely different than it once was, but many of the “first date rules” still hold true. The Huffington Post and Business Insider consulted various relationship experts who recommended questions to ask and avoid when on a first date. Ask “What are you looking for?” It’s important to make sure you’re on the same page with your intentions. “Am I how you thought I’d be from my profile?” Unfortunately being catfished is a real thing. Be sure they...

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You Can Now Use Facebook For Online Dating

Bella Breakdown Move over Bumble, Tinder, eHarmony, Match.com…you get the picture. There are a lot of online dating apps and websites to choose from. If you are a farmer, you can go to Farmers Only. If you are adamant about finding a mate with the same religious views as you, there’s Christian Mingle. There’s even a dating site for curvy women to find men…basically, if you need a dating app catered to you, there’s probably one out there. Facebook has decided to jump on board as the next site to try online dating. CEO of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, is...

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Simple Tips For Finding “The One”

Bella Breakdown Finding “the one” seems to get harder and harder as more and more dating avenues open up. Perhaps the problem is we have too many options these days, from online dating sites like eHarmony to apps like Tinder and Bumble. There is such a thing as too much of a good thing, and too many dating apps and sites on top of the already hectic dating world seems to be causing more chaos than anything else. At any rate, whether you’re looking for your soulmate the old fashioned way by socializing, or taking a more modern approach...

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Your Astrological Sign May Say A Little Something About Your Commitment Level

Bella Breakdown Horoscopes, zodiac signs, astrology…what does it all mean? According to AstrologyZodiacSigns.com, “there are 12 zodiac signs, and each sign has its own strengths and weaknesses, its own specific traits, desires and attitude towards life and people. By analyzing the projection of the position of planets, and the Sun and the Moon on the Ecliptic at the moment of birth.” Really, it’s just a fun way to learn a little more about yourself or someone you know (or a future potential guy, right)? Not only does your Zodiac tell you about your personality, it can tell you a...

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