It was early July, and we were on our way home after a botched date night. My spouse’s mood was off, once again; this chronic melancholy, this little Eeyore cloud hanging over our lives and saturating everything in miserable little droplets. It happened all the time.
The unhappiness had put a wedge between… READ MORE »
I used to have a lot of friends. In fact, one of my friends recently commented on how easy it is for me to make friends. This may have been true once, but I’m not so sure of my friend-making abilities these days.
I’m not very confident in my friend-keeping abilities. If you… READ MORE »
We all know that Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has fueled more than it’s fair share of Facebook brawls, and has likely even ended some friendships of the social media sort.
Personally, I’ve been wondering just how much the Trump Effect may be having an impact on dating, relationships, and people’s ability to get laid. Read more on YourTango.com… … READ MORE »
Like everybody in America (or planet Earth, for that matter), upon hearing Beyoncé proclaim that she likes to ride her “surfboard” on “Drunk in Love,” I wondered what she could possibly talking about.
So, like Nancy Drew, I decided to crack this mystery. I took to the internet to figure out if Beyoncé… READ MORE »
Gentlemen, let’s take a quick and easy quiz, shall we?
Q: You should hold a door for a woman. (True/False)
Q: If your woman looks cold, offer her your jacket. (True/False)
Q: A good man will sacrifice himself to save and protect a woman. (True/False)
If you answered TRUE… READ MORE »
There is nothing worse than being in a relationship with a man who only thinks about himself. You know this guy, he’s the one who constantly needs attention; whose ego is bruised at the slightest criticism; who always needs to get his way whether it’s by picking the restaurant or deciding which side of the bed… READ MORE »
Couples will sometimes fight over who sleeps in more. And according to a study, it turns out your wife should be the one sleeping in, not you. The study examined 210 middle aged men and women, and found that women suffered greater health issues from lack of sleep than men. Read more on YourTango.com… … READ MORE »
My husband and I spent countless hours deciding whether or not we should be done having kids. The reasons for deciding that it was time for my husband to get a vasectomy were many: financial stress, previous miscarriages, my experience with postpartum depression. They were also deeply personal.
But that didn’t stop my mother-in-law from… READ MORE »
She may rule with an iron gavel, but her advice is solid.
Judge Judy Sheindlin’s show, Judge Judy, has been on the air for nearly 20 years, and she’s been a family court judge for even longer than that. She’s known for her swift justice and for her “Judyisms” sayings, such as “Do I have… READ MORE »
Is he smiling at me or is that a grimace? Is she looking at me across the room or she looking at the clock above my head? READ MORE »
A good glass of wine is the cornerstone of a relaxing evening at home after a long day of work, or parenting (which is work), or both. So many of us enjoy this small luxury but can’t afford to splurge on the higher end, vintage, found-in-a-wine-cellar type bottles.
No, for us it’s Woodbridge and Beringer,… READ MORE »
If you don’t have a cat, you need to get one. I have two and I never want to be without them. If this makes me a crazy cat person, so be it. My cats add so much to my life with their affection, the humor they create, and the hours of entertainment they bring.
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It’s not often that thanks to Victorian-era erotica, a 15-year-old girl experiences a sexual epiphany. But that’s exactly what happened to Katherine* during her sophomore year of high school.
When her debate team stopped at a bookstore on an out-of-town trip, a friend purchased a book of 19th century sex stories. You know… READ MORE »