5 Ways to Give Yourself a Reality Check Instead of Chasing Someone


Instead of scheming and manipulating to get someone to like you, try these tips for dating with self-respect and confidence.

3 Things NOT To Do When a Woman Cries

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How a man handles a crying woman can make or break a relationship. Intimacy Expert Allana Pratt gets vulnerable…

“She Shouldn’t Have Taken the Picture” Is No Longer Acceptable in Response to Revenge Porn. Bravo, John Oliver!


Tracy Bennett explains how revenge porn is legal in most states and countries, leaving victims with little recourse for protection.

How Our Sense of Smell Makes Us Fall in Love and Stay in Love


In addition to helping us find a partner, our sense of smell helps us maintain the connection we establish with that person, too.

5 Radical Ideas for Attracting an Amazing Relationship

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Guys, if you want an amazing romance, but have a few roadblocks, here’s a way over, through, and around them.

How Many People Does It Take to Make a Good Marriage?


Grace de Rond says support from relatives and community is crucial if we want marriages and families to be successful.

Are We Living in a Dark Age for Parents?

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Is parenting really getting harder? Or just more confusing? How can anyone hope to get it right?

That Day I Just Wanted to Rent The Boxcar Children

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For this Dad, his colleague’s low-key life looks tempting, until he thinks about missing his “Dadderdays.”

13 Things I Want To Thank The First Partner Who Walked Out On Me For

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Thank you for everything — you walking out on me made me awesome.

Seven Rules of Breakup Ethics


#1: Everything you do to hurt your ex hurts your kids. So don’t do it.

Enthusiastic Consent (A Call for Submissions)

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We believe a culture of consent goes far beyond the power of yes, and far beyond the scope of sexuality. What do you think?

How to Say No and Not Feel Guilty


You’ve been trained to make “yes” your default — but you can change that without drowning in guilt.

Why You’ll Always Wonder


Sometimes, you know exactly what you want out of life. But sometimes, you have to explore and discover it.

What I Learned About Love from Coming Out as a Cat Guy

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He caved and let his sister give him a kitten. Which taught him a lot about how relationships really work.

That Guy Who Dances


There is something about that guy who dances.

Is Your “Balls Bone” Connected to Your “Heart Bone”?

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Dem balls bones and dem heart bones weren’t in the song we learned as kids. But when they’re connected, it means you have power and integrity.