Articles on dating your best friend
While you're just friends you wear your fat pants, go without showering, and don't put on make up.You'd think that level of comfort would be good in a relationship, but you're missing a whole time in your relationship of dressing up and getting to know each other.
While I wouldn't suggest dating someone you're already best friends with (in my experience you're better off maintaining the friendship), you should aim to be best friends with the person you date, especially if you're in a long term or serious relationship.Now, first let me qualify something: when I say best friend, I am not talking about your guy friend who you have always had a secret crush on and with whom you have amazing chemistry.I am talking about your best friend who is pretty much family and that you've always had a platonic relationship with.The best part of dating with your best friend is that you're with your best friend and you have the best relationship you could have ever dreamed of.
The worst thing is the stabs of pain in the quiet moments when you think about what would happen if you broke up.
When everything you need (sex AND friendship) is all in one place, it can be easy to forget about the rest of the world.