Relationships, Love & Marriage

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If Your Relationship Doesn’t Have These 10 Important Qualities, It’s Not A Strong Relationship

When I was younger, I thought a strong relationship meant my partner and I had some fun together and didn't fight too often. (Insert eye roll here …

Relationships

The end of young love: Dating is in decline among the "i-Generation", study finds

Dating is in decline among young people, a major study has found.<p>Those born between 1995 and 2012, dubbed the “i-Generation”, are noticeably less interested in romance than their millennial predecessors, according to a new book by Jean Twenge, a psychology professor at San Diego State …

Relationships

Is Marriage Just a Piece of Paper?

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“Stashing” is the latest dating trend to worry about, and it might be worse than ghosting

Every few weeks, it seems that there’s a new dating craze happening — even faster than we can swipe right or left. Now, “stashing” is the dating …

Relationships

My Husband Is Cheating on Me and I'm 7 Months Pregnant

<i>Welcome to</i> Dear Jane<i>, Jezebel’s advice column.</i><p>Hi. This is a heavy question, but it’s one in which I’m sorely in need of advice. I’m 33 and my …

Relationships

Is Facebook trying to get you to date your friends?

Jacob Dubé at <i>Motherboard</i> noticed something strange on his Facebook app this week. He reports that a notification popped up saying, "[Name redacted] and 15 others may want to meet up with you this week." He was then shown photos of his friends and asked if he wanted to meet up with them. His …

Social Media

When It Comes To Romantic Attraction, Real Life Beats Questionnaires

Dating sites claim to winnow a few ideal suitors out of a nigh-infinite pool of chaff. But the matches these algorithms offer may be no better than picking partners at random, a study finds.<p>Researchers asked about 350 heterosexual undergrads at Northwestern University to fill out questionnaires …

Psychology

Science Has Uncovered Exactly What You’re Doing Wrong In Bed

Sex is a nearly fundamental element of the human experience. So fundamental that we’ll do it in space if we can. Naturally, we all like to think we’re good at it. Science, however, disagrees, especially if you’re having sex with women. Turns out an awful lot of people are pretty bad at sex (unless …

Relationships

Why Dating in Your 20s Is Terrible

<i>Welcome to “It’s Complicated,” a week of stories on the sometimes frustrating, sometimes confusing, always engrossing subject of modern relationships.</i><p>…

Relationships

Here's Exactly How You Should Be Touching Her Clitoris, According To Over 1,000 Women

Should you be circling, rubbing, or flicking? A new study asked real women to reveal what they like best<p>Want to give her the best orgasm of her life? Then you’re going to need to enlist the help of more than just your penis: 37 percent of women say they need clitoral stimulation to orgasm during …

Relationships

How Do You Make a Marriage Last? Here's What 1,500 Happy Couples Have to Say

Bestselling author and blogger Mark Manson asked his audience for advice. He got quite a lot of it.<p>What does it take to have a happy marriage that stays happy over several decades? It turns out there are some clear answers to that question.<p>Mark Manson is a blogger and entrepreneur who's best known …

Marriage

The Female Pleasure Zone Is Not the G-Spot | Men's Health

Researchers call this the “clitourethrovaginal complex” (CUV), a mouthful of a term that includes the front of the vaginal wall (the side toward the belly), the urethra, the paraurethral glands, and the inner “roots” of the clitoris.<p>Stimulating this region doesn’t just give her serious pleasure—it …

Love

7 Ways to Know You're With a Real Man

What defines a man as a <i>real</i> man varies from person to person, but there are certain qualities that should hold true across the board. It's not about masculinity or bravado in the slightest, but rather authenticity, integrity, and respect. Not only does he have good character, but he also knows …

Relationships

World’s least self-aware human makes a website explaining why you should date him

Dating is hard. You have to meet someone who’s available, interested in you, interesting <i>to</i> you, and who you don’t want to kill after the first month. …

Mad Men

5 Ways Texting Can Improve Your Relationship

Communication is key in any and every relationship! With today's advanced technology, we have a vast variety of ways to communicate with one another (i.e. Cell phone, house phone, Skype, email, social media and texting to name a few). Although we live in what appears to be a "digital world," people …

Relationships

Advice For Women On How To Deal With Your Partner's Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction (ED) doesn't just affect men, it can also have an impact the lives of their female partners.<p>More than half of men aged 40-70 …

Relationships

6 Subtle Ways You’re SLIPPING AWAY from Your Spouse

Comment count<p>I think we can all agree that cheating on your spouse is a BAD thing. We often only equate cheating with adultery, or sexual …

Marriage

My Boyfriend Flirts With Other Women on Social Media

His Snapchat score is reallyhigh. What do I do?<p><b>I've been with my boyfriend for 3.5 years. He's 26, and I'm 21. We've had a lot of problems during our years together and we've managed to push through them, but one ongoing issue is social media and him using it to talk to other girls. It's not OK</b> …

Relationships

10 ways you are being unfaithful to your spouse — and you don't even know it

Having an affair is not even on your radar. Never gonna happen. You love your spouse and you'd never be unfaithful to her or him. However, you may be …

Does Flirting Equal Infidelity?

From across the bar, you spot your husband laughing—at another woman's joke. You experience a ping of jealously, but then let it slide. After all, he's just flirting, not cheating—or is he? The question of whether flirting equals infidelity is an age-old one with different answers depending on who …

Relationships

You’re Using Dating Apps Wrong

"The biggest mistake people make is looking for a checklist instead of a connection."<p>Interacting with a dating app––tweaking your profile, replying to intriguing messages, ignoring messages from idiots––can feel like it's own job. Sure, it's exciting at first to be matched with a semi-attractive …

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This Photoshoot Of Emilia Clarke And Kit Harington Kissing Is Going Viral, And We All Know What That Means

The pictures were taken for Rolling Stone magazine, and as you can see, there was definitely something between Kit Harington And Emilia Clarke even …

Game of Thrones

How Can You Tell Someone Has True Leadership Skills? Look for These 5 Uncommon Signs

It's what every employee with a heart beat wants from their bosses.<p>If you've ever had the privilege to work for one, have you noticed how the best of leaders have their best people's interests in mind? I mean, they genuinely care about the goals, career paths, and personal well-being of their …

Leadership

Illustrator Perfectly Captures The Happiness Of Living Alone In 10+ Illustrations

Being single and living alone can be pretty awesome, and these illustrations show why.<p>Show Full Text<p>Created by LA-based painter, illustrator and …

Illustration

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How to Communicate in a Relationship: Communiation Between Couples

Most people have never learned how to communicate. Without this skill, a person is handicapped in an intimate relationship. Without being able to …

Open Her Mind: 4 Things You Can Give Women That Is Not Sex

Entrepreneur and business extraordinaire, Gary Vaynerchuk once said that when you’re coming to a potential client, don’t only speak on why you would …