Author Archives: Chiara Mazzucco

About Chiara Mazzucco

Chiara got her start in the blogosphere by dishing out reality slaps on her dating and relationship blog. The brutal honesty that became her signature tone earned her the badass reputation she needed to get The Indie Chicks magazine up and running. She is also a web designer and author of The 9 Mirages of Love. Driven, stubborn, and wildly ambitious, she won’t stop until she is the perfect, self-empowered role model for all of her readers.
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7 Relationship Myths: Debunked

We learned from my book that romantic comedies play a huge role in what we perceive relationships should resemble. We start a list of qualities that we assume compose the ‘ideal relationship’, we try to follow each one, and shake in fear if any come crumbling…

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When Your Friend is Dating an Asshole

When I give advice, I usually do so without hesitation – even when it comes to close friends. I refrain from catering it to the situation because most of the time, if not all of the time, I’m afraid my…

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How to Make Friends – 4 Tips Guaranteed to Help

While everyone around you is worried about finding romance, you crave a different kind of connection – and that’s okay. Finding a new friend is comparable to falling in love: endorphins take over every fiber of your being as you…

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The One Secret to Keeping Him Interested

Dating can be an extremely intricate dance between two people who are attracted to each other—at the very least, that’s what the beginning is like. You want to gauge how interested he is in you, which is probably why 12 Signs…

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Do This & Get Promoted

When it comes to making your dream career come true, you have one of two choices: venture out and do it indie style, or if the field calls for it, stick around and join the race to the top. Although…

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Be Bold and Beautiful—It’s Okay

We talk about self-esteem a lot here: knowing your worth, self-esteem reinvention, and dealing with the asshole living inside your head. We talk about needing to believe in ourselves, love ourselves, and find ourselves worthy of improvement. There is, however, one…