By Mallory McDonald

EOnline.com has the scoop on new celebrity couple Avril Lavigne and Ryan Cabrera’s date night! The two were seen enjoying a night at Chalk Point Kitchen in New York City. The pair enjoyed a nice romantic and quiet evening doing their best to spend alone time together in a corner booth. A source shared the couple “snuggled up” at their table. “Avril was extremely affectionate to Ryan, giving him cute hugs in the booth and kisses,” the insider added. “They seemed in love.” They shared some white wine and enjoyed a round of appetizers and dinner. The source also added, “They were really friendly to everyone,” the insider noted. “Ryan was very bubbly and sweet to all the wait staff.” These two were friends for a long time before making things intimate!

This new celebrity couple is heating things up! How do you know when to take your relationship to the next level?

Cupid’s Advice: 

Deciding when to take things to the next level can be tricky. But with these dating tips, you can make the right decision:

1. Carefree: When both partners are relaxed and easygoing in the relationship and are not worried about the future, that may actually be the perfect time to take the next step.

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2. Communication: It doesn’t matter how passionate or how close you are in a relationship if your communication is lacking. When communication becomes freely flowing, it is the perfect sign to keep moving forward.

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3. Sympathetic: Even the little things that go wrong in our daily lives can throw us off track. If your partner is sympathetic, understanding and patient when these things frustrate us, they may be a keeper!

When do you take your relationship to the next level? Share your thoughts below.