Over the weekend Brian and I were in Whistler, celebrating two years of best friendship with snowboarding, sunshine and Fireball shots.

Technically it was our one year anniversary, but it’s the former milestone that was more cause for celebration.

Brian is my partner in crime, my ally and my cohort before all else. Listed somewhere under supplemental skills is where you’ll find “boyfriend.” Couples can form out of friendship or romance can beget companionship, but strong relationships balance both.

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Why dating your best friend may be your best bet to finding true love.

There's nothing quite like feeling a spark of attraction between you and someone you just met, but lately, we've been wondering whether it's better to date a friend, or at least somebody we've known longer than just a couple of weeks, and who knows more about us than just our name and phone number.

Sure, the transition from friend-to-boyfriend might feel a little weird at first, but we think that the benefits of dating one might just overrule the awkwardness.1. Let's face it, during the first few months of dating someone new, it's easy to hold yourself together and pretend like you don't have a dark side (everybody has one).

Lesbian relationships are a vague and intricate frontier.

Among women’s most widely agreed upon group strengths, relationally prowess tops the charts.

Women have mad skills when it comes to developing close and intimate friendships with one another.By virtue of this strength, Lesbian couples not only share a romantic connections with one another, but also some crazy intimate friendships.As awesome as this sounds, it can be very confusing when trying to determine whether our cute new friend is a potential #BAE or #BFF.Now add that the number one thing on the list of “Things Lesbians Like” is staying friends with their ex’s and the struggle gets even more real. How are we ever to know who are our friends are and who are our Bae’s are? (gasp) How do we know that we aren’t currently dating our best friends???What we end up with is this pool of friends who were girlfriends, girlfrans’, that sometimes become girlfriends and vice versa x’s 4. Don’t panic below we’ve compiled a list to help you discern part of this conundrum.Behold the Top 10 Signs You Might be Dating Your Best Friend.