Posts tagged "couples"

Here, Have Some Valentine’s Schadenfreude

If you’re not a person who loves Valentine’s Day, I have a present for yooooooou! Fail Army has compiled couple-related fails just in time for you to laugh your ass off at coupled people this Valentine’s Day. My favorite clip is the kids with the flowers. I know that feeling well. You’ll see. This compilatio…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 13, 2015

Science Has Proven That The Buddy System Really Does Work For Fitness

If you’re trying to lose weight, exercise more, or stop smoking, you should try doing it with your bae. (Just don't do actual couples exercises like these please.) According to a new study in JAMA Internal Medicine, couples who build new good habits as a team are more likely to reach their health goals and…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / January 26, 2015

Real Couples Play “Sexy Charades,” Try To Act Out Sex Positions Based On Their Hilarious Names

I think I just found a new game that I want to bring to every party I will attend for the rest of my life. The Cut has come up with "Sexy Charades," a game in which real couples are asked to act out a sex position based on its name, and its name only.

By: Katie Oldenburg / December 12, 2014

Watch These Couples Ask: “Am I The Best Sex You’ve Ever Had?”

Filmmaker Topaz Adizes highlights how real couples tackle tough conversations by having lovers pose the awkward question of whether they're the best their partner has ever had. The video is a part of Adizes' film project "The And", in which 30 couples approach honest talks in a genuine, not-so-Hollywood way. Have you asked your significant other…

By: Claire Hannum / November 6, 2014

3 Topics To Discuss Before Moving in Together

If you and your significant other finally decided to take that giant leap of financial and emotional faith and move in together, know that this is a decision that should not be taken lightly. Before you eagerly sign the dotted line on your lease, take a look at some things you should sit down and…

By: Rent.com / October 23, 2014

8 Couples Who Should Be In Kate Middleton’s (And Prince William’s) Lamaze Class

I'd imagine Kate Middleton had to take some fancy pants lamaze class, complete with a midwife who tells her how to "breathe like a lady," before she had Prince George. Now that royal baby number two is on the way, the Dutchess probably has to do it all over again, cooped up in Kensington Palace…

By: Katie Oldenburg / October 6, 2014

This Couple’s Stormy Shot Is Way Cooler Than Your Average Wedding Photo

A couple in Saskatchewan, Canada, was in the middle of their wedding photo shoot when a funnel cloud began to form nearby. Their amazing photographer, Colleen Niska, knew it was the chance to get a once-in-a-lifetime shot that they couldn't miss. Even though they were far enough away from the storm to feel safe (for the…

By: Claire Hannum / July 10, 2014

Dating Don’ts: The Case For Being The Third Wheel

I am the only person in my friend group not in a relationship, a swinging single floating in the midst of the happily coupled. Nights out are often curtailed early. Someone’s boyfriend is tired, someone else’s boyfriend has the stomach flu. One couple stayed out too late and now has to go home to rest…

By: Megan Reynolds / June 3, 2014

6 Annoying Couple Habits (And How To Break Them)

Nick and I were at a dinner party recently, and one of the couples there had the most annoying habit: whenever one of them was telling a story, the other would correct them constantly. And these weren't major, necessary corrections like "no, silly, his death sentence was exonerated!", they were trivial corrections about tiny, insignificant…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 14, 2014

It’s Time To Cry: This Couple Of 70 Years Passed Away Within 15 Hours Of Each Other

After 70 years of marriage, an Ohio couple passed away within 15 hours of one another other this weekend, at the ages of 91 and 92. Helen and Kenneth Felumlee, who had eight children and many more grandkids, were introduced as teenagers by Kenneth's ex-girlfriend, who was a friend of Helen's. After three years of…

By: Claire Hannum / April 22, 2014

Life After Dating: 10 “Dumb” Fights (And What They’re Really About)

So you’ve finally found The One (or at least The One For The Foreseeable Future) and you’ve committed to a serious relationship. Now what? In our weekly column, Life After Dating, women discuss the unique joys and challenges of coupledom. One of the sad, strange realities about being a couple is that no matter how committed…

Life After Dating: People Who Say They Would Change Nothing About Their Partner Are Lying

So you’ve finally found The One (or at least The One For The Foreseeable Future) and you’ve committed to a serious relationship. Now what? In our weekly column, Life After Dating, women discuss the unique joys and challenges of coupledom. When I was single and dating people who were definitely not right for me, I would…

By: Carine Miller-Shelton / March 17, 2014

8 Bits Of Radical Relationship Wisdom From The Single Dude Who Spent A Year Interviewing Happy Couples

Just two days before Valentine's Day, Redditor Nate (aka BigBags), a single dude who was so tired of being force fed "warped and unrealistic expectations of love" that he quit his job to travel around the country to interview 100 of the most amazing couples, surfaced to answer questions about his findings. (If you're wondering,…

By: Ami Angelowicz / February 12, 2014

Life After Dating: 7 Ways To Avoid Getting Sucked Into Your Partner’s Foul Mood

So you’ve finally found The One (or at least The One For The Foreseeable Future) and you’ve committed to a serious relationship. Now what? In our weekly column, Life After Dating, women discuss the unique joys and challenges of coupledom. When you're alone, a bad mood is like an angry wave that takes you down. No…

By: Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 10, 2014

75 Little Ways To Be Romantic Every Day Of The Year

February 14th might be the official, greeting card company-sanctioned day to celebrate love, but let's not limit our romantic gestures to one measly day. For a relationship to truly thrive, romance must be practiced on the daily. Valentine's Day is a day for gigantic heart-shaped boxes of chocolate, expensive dinners, and crazy lingerie, but look…

By: The Frisky / February 6, 2014

Life After Dating: My First Coupled Valentine’s Day Is Going To Be Anticlimactic

So you’ve finally found The One (or at least The One For The Foreseeable Future) and you’ve committed to a serious relationship. Now what? In our new weekly column, Life After Dating, we’ll discuss the unique joys and challenges of coupledom. "What should we do for Valentine's Day?" I asked my boyfriend. He shrugged. I shrugged…

By: Ami Angelowicz / February 3, 2014

Coming Soon: A Speidi Special On E!

Ummmm, E! is doing a Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt special called "After Shock: Heidi and Spencer" on December 9, so you know where I'll be. [Celebuzz] Here's the new video for Rihanna's song "What Now," in which she writhes around like a mental patient or something. [Evil Beet Gossip] The National Enquirer is claiming Celine…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 18, 2013

Life After Dating: An Open Letter To Our Single Friends

So you've finally found The One (or at least The One For The Foreseeable Future) and you've committed to a serious relationship. Now what? In our new weekly column, Life After Dating, we'll discuss the unique joys and challenges of coupledom. Dear Single Friends, We haven't seen a lot of you lately. And when we…

By: Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger / November 11, 2013

5 Ghosts That May Be Haunting Your Relationship

It's Halloween and everyone is gearing up with their spookiest stories. Maybe you've never experienced a bonafide haunting, but there might be a ghost in your midst and it could be wreaking more havoc than you'd imagine. We're talking about the deep, dark issues that haunt your relationship -- the kind that pop up and…

By: Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 22, 2013

13 Common Misconceptions Couples Have About Singles (And Vice Versa)

Couples and singles often view each other with a mix of confusion, suspicion, and, sometimes, straight-up hostility. We all know, deep down, that someone's relationship status doesn't define them or instantly turn them into a cliche, but that sure doesn't stop most of us from making some ridiculous generalizations -- even if we've personally bee…

By: Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 15, 2013
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