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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Long Distance Relationships: Do They Work

Life has a funny way of throwing a shit storm your way  the moment you think you’ve struck gold. You meet someone who kick flips your life upside down, someone who seems absolutely perfect: attractive, intelligent, like-minded and romantic. Then, the bomb…

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How’s Your Imagination Doing?

No, seriously. How’s your imagination doing lately? I’m assuming you’re not seeing dragons waging war (Unless you’re a Game of Thrones fan) and little toad conductors on your train ride to work. I’m also assuming that at one point in…

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Fight the Odds: Put Yourself First

I’m in my late 20s, which means I’m in that weird place where I have a few friends doing great things, some still in the same place they were in ten years ago (in their parents basement smoking ganja), and others that…

things not to do on a first date

5 Surprising Things Not to Do on a First Date

You know the basic rules of a first date: don’t talk about your exes, don’t get hammered, and don’t lose control of your bodily functions. But while you’re worrying about the obvious Don’ts, how are you doing on the not-so-obvious…

are you ready to bone

Are You Ready to Bone?

When is it the right time to have sex? Do you wait for a 3 month mark or hold out until marriage? Many of us are stuck in a worry limbo: if you do it too soon, he might lose…

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You’re a Shitty Girlfriend. Period.

You know the old, often uncalled for, married man jokes? “Ha! That’s the most play her lady parts have seen in years!” he says as his wife gets jumped on by a puppy. Men every where can’t all be wrong, can they? Well,…