Posts tagged "couples"

Your Problem Or Our Problem?

I remember a long while back I was dating this guy who, shall we say, had a lot of problems. He was at least 50 pounds overweight (and it bothered him, not me), didn't make enough money to pay his rent (or afford a real bed), complained endlessly about how I was the only perso…

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 3, 2013

13 Celebs You Didn’t Know Have Never Been Married

Happy National Singles Week! Many celebrities make more than one trip down the aisle. But others forgo marriage altogether. They have made singlehood an art form. Who made the list? Read on to find out. Read more at Your Tango...

By: YourTango.com / September 17, 2013

Dating Don’ts: 7 Kinds Of Default Fighting Styles That Will Drive You Crazy

Sometimes the worst thing about having a fight with the person you're dating is not that you're fighting, or even what you're fighting about; it's about not understanding each other's fighting style. Because whenever we fight, we go into our lizard brain default mode and before we know it we're on autopilot going off o…

By: Ami Angelowicz / September 3, 2013

It’s Time To Cry: Couple Married For 65 Years Dies 11 Hours Apart

Harold and Ruth Knapke were childhood friends who started a romantic correspondence while Harold, known as "Doc," served in the army during World War II. The wartime flirtation turned into a real-life relationship when Doc returned (as Ruth put it, "I let him chase me until I caught him!"), and the couple were soon married. During…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 26, 2013

Khloe Kardashian & Lamar Odom On The Rocks Because Of His Crack Cocaine Addiction?

TMZ is reporting that Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom have separated over his alleged addiction to crack cocaine. The gossip blog says Kardashian kicked Odom out of the house on Wednesday and recently came clean to her family about the real problem in her marriage. Odom has also supposedly been missing for over 72 hours.

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 26, 2013

15 Signs You’re Meant To Be

Even when you're crazy in love with someone, it can often be hard to know if he or she is "right" for you. How do you know you won't feel differently in a year? Ten years? A lifetime? Deciding if you can commit to someone is a deeply personal determination, and everyone has different criteria.

By: YourTango.com / August 19, 2013

6 Date Night Ideas For Music Lovers

Everyone loves music, but if you happen to be one of those couples who just can't get enough of certain artists, genres and experiences, then take a look at some of these date night ideas. They're perfect for pairs that want to dance, sing and play the night away — together. Read more at Your

By: YourTango.com / August 18, 2013

Nick Offerman And Megan Mullally Are Lookin’ Good

Don't mind me, I'm just taking a moment to admire and appreciate my favorite couple in all of Hollywood, life, and the world. Ron Swanson and grade-A bitch Tammy 2 (or, you know, Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally) are everything.

By: Rachel Krause / May 30, 2013

16 Couples Everybody’s Friends With — Whether They Like It Or Not

If your Facebook friends list is anywhere near as accurate as your actual friends list, chances are, you know a lot of people in relationships. Some of those relationships are good, but often, they are twisted, bizarre bent up pieces of metal soldered together with tears and awkward sex. This is about those relationships. Following,…

By: Julie Gerstein / February 14, 2013

Kim Kardashian And Kanye West Take Paris

The union of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West is just the most perfect union of all time (of all time), and I could not be happier with their decision to date and procreate with one another. Good job, you guys! My favorite star-crossed lovers are in Paris right now for Couture Week, so I figured…

By: Rachel Krause / January 24, 2013

The Reality TV Wedding Curse: What Happened To 14 Couples That Married On TV?

Over the holiday weekend, "Real Housewives of New York" star Bethenny Frankel announced that she and husband Jason Hoppy were separating. Frankel met Hoppy while filming "Housewives," and the pair were treated to two Bravo spinoffs about their relationship: "Bethenny Getting Married" and "Bethenny Ever After," which chronicled their wedding and marriage and the birth…

By: Julie Gerstein / December 26, 2012

4 Small Solutions To Big Relationship Problems

Whenever I tell people that I write about relationships, the first thing they want to know is the most commonly asked questions we receive. Next, of course, they want to know what my answers are to said questions. When it first started happening, I would get kind of nervous, especially if I was being put…

By: A New Mode / November 17, 2012

The North American Wife-Carrying Championships Is A Thing

As far as strange competitions go, there might be nothing stranger than the wife-carrying championships. Couples -- who don't actually have to be married -- complete an obstacle course while the woman is wrapped around the guy. Most couples use something called the Estonian grab -- which is when the woman is wrapped ass-to-head around…

By: Julie Gerstein / October 9, 2012

5 On-Screen Couples Who Should Take Their Love Off-Screen

The summer is ending, which means we won't be seeing too many more celebs-on-the-beach photos. (Wait, who are we kidding? Life is one long vacation for the rich and famous.) However, we will get to see a fair share of awesome TV shows coming back this fall! We can't wait to glue ourselves to the…

By: YourTango.com / August 22, 2012

4 Hot Olympic Power Couples

When it comes to the 2012 London Olympic Games, there are a few things we're really looking forward to – and one of them is seeing the sexy couples that will be competing together or cheering one another on! Shooters Russell and Lauryn Mark: While some may think competition interferes with a relationship, here are…

By: YourTango.com / July 28, 2012

The Kama Sutra Of Sleeping For Couples

Many a great sex life has been ruined by the cat block. Oh, the pernicious cat block! Cats: they are real bastards sometimes. [via Laughing Squid]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 30, 2012

Poll: Do You Schedule Sex?

We've all planned dates and meetups with friends -- but what about sexytimes? An article by "life intimacy coach" Kim Anami suggests that if you really want to maintain a sense of intimacy with your partner, you better get your iCals synced. "Knowing what we know about the power of sex to energize and uplift, mind,…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 12, 2012

Guys We’re Glad Not To Be Dating This Valentine’s Day

It is better to be single than badly accompanied: that is a truism of relationships that I've often reminded myself when the time came for a difficult breakup conversation. As we all know, time and distance can have blurring effects. You forget about the times he yelled at you in public or the snotty tone of…

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 14, 2012

10 Things Not To Do At Your First Holiday Dinner With His Folks

Whether you’ve been dating for weeks or years, the first holiday meal you spend at his family's house is unnerving. Hopefully, you've met his family before this big day, though maybe you haven't. Regardless, the premiere Thanksgiving at his parents' house is an entirely new adventure --who knows what you're walking into? Each family ha…

By: Joanne Hinkel / November 20, 2011

5 Sex Scandal Halloween Costumes For Couples

Halloween is about turning heads and causing a ruckus. You and your trick-or-treating partner will be the most controversial couple at the party if you decide to pay homage to one of the biggest sex scandals of the year. I mean, who could possibly ignore Anthony Weiner and the infamous cell phone from whence the…

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 19, 2011