Love

The smell of food, hugs and a kiss: The ‘beyond the grave’ signs one year after ‘Fault in Our Stars’ couple died five days apart

It’s the middle of the night and the smell of food wafts through Renee Strauser’s home.<p>Her toddler is fast asleep and no-one is cooking, but the mum …

St. Louis

I Became a Widow at 25

At 25, I joined a club I never wanted to be part of: the young widows' club. After nine short, perfect months of being married to the man of my …

Lifestyle

My Post-Divorce Dating App Experiment

I have a date tonight. A first date.<p>I’m meeting a guy I matched up with on a few dating apps about a year ago. But when we initially connected, I was …

Relationships

Hey, remember me? I made out with you already

I once read that there are about 590,000 gay people in Los Angeles. Divide that roughly in half, and that’s 295,000 gay men, which might seem like a lot, but when you take into account different gay tribes and neighborhood proximity, the number dwindles. That means there are a lot of familiar faces …

Relationships

Don't Do What Ian Somerhalder Did & Throw Out Your Wife's Birth Control Without Asking

If you and your partner are thinking about getting pregnant, <i>don't</i> do this. In what I'm sure he thought was a quirky and fun story, Ian Somerhalder …

Ian Somerhalder

9 Ways To Get Out Of An Awkward First Date… After Its Started

Every girl — or guy for that matter, has been through it. You’re midway through dinner and the date is just the <i>worst</i>. So, how do you get out of it? …

Celebrity Gossip

My Daughter Came Out As Trans, And It Saved My Marriage

(Photo, Danielle Donders Mothership Photography)<p>I consider myself a lucky woman: I got to marry the same amazing person twice — the first time they …

Marriage

Is it weird for him to sleep in bed with his female friends?

<b>Q.</b> I met this really great guy three months ago, and we became exclusive pretty much right away. He’s funny, sweet, and very smart. He brings me …

Relationships

Is There Ever a 'Good' Way to Break Up with Someone?

Here is one blueprint so you don't fuck it up next time.<p>A break-up is like a dentist appointment – even when it's going good, you still have someone you won't see again for months rooting around for answers while you struggle to breathe and feel a bit sick. The "good" way to end a relationship is …

Relationships

Raqesh Bapat & Ridhi Dogra’s Filmy Love Story Is Proof That “Pyaar Dosti Hai”

A post shared by RaQeshBapat (@raqeshbapat) on May 29, 2017 at 5:13am PDT<p><b>Raqesh Bapat</b> and <b>Ridhi</b> <b>Dogra</b> shot to fame as Aditya & Priya in the popular TV …

Trevor Gumbi on his divorce: We fell out of love

Comedian Trevor Gumbi has revealed that getting a divorce after 11 years of marriage was not part of the plan, but no one is to blame because they …

Relationships

'My Facebook pal is being nasty because I didn't meet him'

<b>A friend of mine on Facebook recently asked me on a date. I agreed, but had to cancel at the last minute because there was a crisis at work. Since</b> …

Relationships

‘I don’t think you love truth,’ Makhosi Khoza tells ANC’s Zizi Kodwa on TV

Screengrab: YOUTUBE<p>Comrade Zizi‚ I am just sad to say‚ I think you are a pathological liar and I don’t think you love truth — I think you feel …

Business (South Africa)

Head-butt? Marriage Equality Broke My Arm… And My Man-Love For Israel Folau

Tony Abbott claims to have been head-butted for his stance against marriage equality. Josh Dabelstein supports same-sex marriage… and he took a much …

Australian News

I Don't Care How Cool VR Is, Please Just Propose IRL

You know what's cool about finding someone you're actually into? Holding hands. Making out. Gazing into each other's (actual) eyes. You know where …

Virtual Reality

If You're An Older Sister Read This Post, Then Call Your Sister To Apologise

It's time to take back all the mean stuff you did.

This Couple's Lakeside Boudoir Shoot Has a Powerful Message

We've been in favor of bridal boudoir photo shoots for a while now, knowing the wonders they can do for camera-shyness and how much your future spouse will appreciate the kinky keepsakes. But have you heard of <i>couples</i> boudoir shoots? They acquire another layer of raw, captivating romance when <i>both</i> …

Weddings

To My Ex-Boyfriend, On His Engagement

I’m not quite sure how to go about this.<p>But that was so much of our relationship, right? We were the anomaly; we were the couple that didn’t quite make sense to anyone. And yet… we were the couple that made so much sense. We worked and we didn’t; we were perfect for each other except in all the …

Relationships

Women Tells Us Why They Got Back with Their Exes

Sometimes the dumb thing you never should have done actually works out.<p>It's Friday, post-bar, and you're scrolling through your ex's photos on Facebook—but only because you exhausted their Instagram feed already. By this time your buzz has morphed into utter misery and you're positive you will die …

Relationships

Women Reveal The Exact Moment They Knew They Needed To End A Relationship

My high school boyfriend was extremely jealous. Anytime I so much as spoke to another guy, he would have a meltdown. The first couple of times it …

Dating

Man gets tattoo of his topless girlfriend… then they broke up

It’s a classic story – some guy says he loves his girlfriend more than his unblemished skin, so he gets a tattoo to prove it… and then they break …

Tattoos

The moment I learned that I didn't want to compete with other girls — despite what my friends expected

<i>September 17th was National Women’s Friendship Day. For the entire month, we are sharing stories that examine the unique role that friendship plays</i> …

Education

How I Make My Ultra-Long-Distance Relationship Work

People are quick to foreclose possibilities in life. But I won't let an obstacle like distance keep me from the man I'm falling in love with.<p>I "met" Noah, a German architect living in London, last June on Scruff, a gay dating app. We "woofed" each other and began a long, intermittent text message …

You Didn’t Enjoy Your Teenage Years If You Missed Out On These 30 Things

In the span of just 6 years, we're able to make memories for a lifetime! That epic prank you played on your best friend? Or, when you crush smiled …

Teens

How a guy acts during a pregnancy scare tells you everything you need to know

opinion<p><b>The first time I had a pregnancy scare it was the second week of the first year at university.</b><p>26 women share the things they don't want you to …

Pregnancy

10 Ways To Know He Is The One — Married People Spill Their Secrets

Not everyone gets that ‘love at first sight’ type of feeling, but there usually IS a lightbulb moment in a relationship when you either KNOW it’s …

Relationships

Broke Teen's Love Story Is Melting The Internet's Heart

In March, 17-year-old named <b>Kittakone Sirisombath</b> took <b>Destiny La'nae Irish</b> out on a first date after Destiny texted him to let him know she was …

Miley Cyrus's "Week Without You" Lyrics - Liam Hemsworth References

Miley Cyrus's full <i>Younger Now</i> album comes out Sept. 29, but in advance of the final release, Cyrus has released "Week Without You" as its own single on Spotify today. And while it could very well be about Liam Hemsworth the way "Malibu" was, this isn't a lovey track. It muses about the lure of the …

Liam Hemsworth

20 Fights You and Your Spouse Should Stop Having

Fighting about sex? Money? In-laws? Here's how to resolve your toughest issues once and for all.<p>Fighting about sex? Money? In-laws? Our experts tell …

Marriage

Guys Reveal How Often They Actually Talk To Their Exes After A Breakup

I've always had a weird perception of post-breakup etiquette as a result of my parents' frankly weird relationship. My parents were best friends …

Relationships