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Filed Under:Relationships / Sexuality
Posts on Regator:2791
Posts / Week:17.6
Archived Since:October 10, 2011

Blog Post Archive

He Won't Say 'I Love You' -- What Does That Mean?

Post by Adriana Velez. I love you. Those three little words mean an awful lot to all of us. Saying "I love you" for the first time is a major relationship milestone, one that a lot of men (and women) have a hard time reaching. Just ask former Bachelor star Juan Pablo Galavis. Show More Summary

Why I'm Done With Online Dating Websites.

Post by Kristen Chase. Since my separation almost two years ago, I've tried out various online dating websites. Match.com, Tinder, Hot or Not, OKCupid. The list goes on and on. (Did you know there's one for people who went to Ivy League...Show More Summary

Expecting Your Spouse to Be Your 'Soul Mate' Is Ruining Your Marriage

Post by Maressa Brown. Marriage just can't seem to win. It's either deemed one of the most challenging experiences you'll ever have or the greatest fairy tale of your life. And even if it seems like the latter would be a sweet way to think about "'til death do us part," it's not. Show More Summary

7 Things Husbands Shouldn't Stop Doing After They're Married

Post by Sasha Brown-Worsham. Blogger Serge Bielanko never expected to end up divorced after his third child was born last spring, but that is exactly what happened. In a poignant essay for Your Tango, he talks about the four mistakes...Show More Summary

7 Things Wives Shouldn't Stop Doing After They're Married

Post by Sasha Brown-Worsham. When a woman walks down the aisle to her new spouse, she immediately changes in so many ways. Gone are the days of thinking only about herself, living alone (assuming she did), and making spontaneous decisions without having to consult anyone. Show More Summary

Clueless Guy Creates 'I Love You, Shauna' Website to Win Back His Ex

Post by Maressa Brown. Love makes you crazy. It can also make you act stupidly. We've acknowledged this truth since pretty much the dawn of time in poetry, books, films, you name it, often written by or about someone who lost their mind to love. Show More Summary

My Husband's Picky Eating Almost Made Me Not Marry Him

Post by Sasha Brown-Worsham. I love to eat. When I was just 5 years old, I counted lobster, chicken curry, and escargot among my favorite foods. I grew up in a world where food was an adventure and a pleasure, something to be savored. Show More Summary

Couple’s Sexual Escapade in Ocean Goes Horribly Wrong

Post by Kiri Blakeley. Sex on the beach is terribly romantic -- but sex in the beach? Not so much. At least not if you're this unlucky Italian couple, who reportedly got stuck together while having sex in the empty beach at Porto San Giorgio. Show More Summary

4 Reasons 'Friends With Benefits' Couples Are Bound to Get Hurt

Post by Sasha Brown-Worsham. Friends With Benefits was a great movie with Mila Kunis and Justin Timberlake (who are, it should be noted, so much more than friends now). But in real life? The FWB arrangement -- in which two friends agree to sleep together, no strings attached -- rarely works. Show More Summary

Forget the Mile-High Club -- People Are Getting Busy in Airports

Post by Maressa Brown. For most of us, air travel always seems so stressful and hectic that between waiting barefoot in a long security line and trying to jockey for a  spot to set up camp by your gate while waiting to board, having sex would be the last thing any of us could manage to do. Show More Summary

You Hate Your Engagement Ring: Now What?

Post by Adriana Velez. Hearts a-flutter, it's finally happened -- he proposed! The love of your life asked you to marry him, and you accepted. You're ecstatic. Except. Oh God... it's such a silly little thing, but yikes. You hate the engagement ring your fiance picked out. Show More Summary

Husband Tortures Wife With Totally Insane 'Breakup' Note (PHOTO)

Post by Maressa Brown. Ask any couples' therapist, and they'll tell you that miscommunication is one of the top reasons couples struggle in marriage. Most of the time, we aren't even aware we're failing to make sense to our spouse, and therein lies the problem. Show More Summary

Hilarious 'Love Life in 3 Words' Has Everyone Talking

Post by Adriana Velez. Quick, describe your love life in three words. JUST THREE WORDS?!? That seems impossible, doesn't it? But the hashtag #MyLoveLifein3Words is trending on Twitter this morning and you've got to see some of the responses. Show More Summary

Women Need to Quit Thinking SO Much About Marriage and Kids

Post by Maressa Brown. These days, more women than ever before are CEOs and senators, but if you're not a Mrs. and/or a mom by your mid-to-late-20s, you're sure to be asked when you plan to be. A LOT. (Maybe even daily!) And it doesn't matter if you own your own business, teach high school English, or star in major motion pictures. Show More Summary

Judge Rules Woman CAN Keep $10K Engagement Ring After Bad Breakup

Post by Liz Alterman. When it comes to receiving a ring, the occasion and words expressed can have a lot more significance than just the obvious sentimental value--especially if a break up ensues. A judge recently ruled that a Long Island,...Show More Summary

Paralyzed Groom Shocks His Bride by Walking Down the Aisle (VIDEO)

Post by Liz Alterman. Happy couple Jordan Basile and Matt Ficarra received a stirring round of heartfelt applause after saying "I do" Saturday in Syracuse, New York.  While a wedding typically brings tears to some guests' eyes, thisShow More Summary

7 Things All Happy Married Couples Do

Post by Sasha Brown-Worsham. There isn't a married couple in the world who doesn't look at other couples and compare themselves. Are we as happy as them? Is our marriage as good? It goes the other way, too. We are SO glad not to be them. Show More Summary

Jill Duggar Gets 3 Great Marriage Tips From Very Smart 'Counselors'

Post by Sasha Brown-Worsham. There are few couples who know more about marriage and family than Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar. They come by it honestly. After 30 years of marriage and 19 children, they've learned a thing or two, to put it mildly. Show More Summary

Stop Asking How Often Married Couples Should Have Sex

Post by Adriana Velez. What's the key to a long, happy marriage? Many couples will tell you it's sex. After all, it's the one thing you can to for each other as a couple that no one else can do for you. It's up there with communicating well. Show More Summary

Amal Alamuddin Changes Her Last Name to 'Clooney'

Post by Lisa Fogarty. She, arguably, has an even more successful and lucrative career than her new husband, but that hasn't stopped newlywed Amal Alamuddin from changing her last name after marriage and becoming Mrs. George Clooney. The...Show More Summary

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