Relationships

If your crush wanted to be with you, they would be.

If You Have To Question Whether Or Not Someone Is Into You, You Have Your Answer

You should trust your gut over someone else's words. If you're caught in relationship of questioning your person and having them reassure you, but Read...
Jessica Wendroff    |   07.20.17   |   SHARE
Sex + Love
A couple has to want to be happy together, and fight for their relationship every single day — even on the days they don’t necessarily like their partners.

Why It's OK To Not Always Like Your Partner

Fires don’t burn forever on their own, but they do for those who keep fanning them. So no, you don’t always have to like your partner. But you can Read...
Jessica Wendroff    |   07.17.17   |   SHARE
Sex + Love
" Our relationship doesn’t just work because we love each other unconditionally; it works because we both try hard to maintain it."

How To Be A Supportive Partner While Managing Your ADHD

Remembering to do things isn’t exactly my strong suit, so I need to actively plan so that my partner isn’t the only one making lists, cleaning the Read...
Alaina Leary    |   07.13.17   |   SHARE
MindsFamilies

What’s Not Said: A Love Letter From Your Friend, The Flake

Please know that us flakes usually are dealing with something more than being lazy or disinterested. Flakes are usually ashamed and angry at Read...
Lisa Marie Basile    |   07.12.17   |   SHARE
Voices
"What is very clear to me is that you do not feel secure in this relationship." (image credit: Mariah Aro Sharp)

Ask Erin: Help! I’m Jealous Of My Boyfriend’s BFF’s Relationship 

She’s made all the mistakes, so you don’t have to… Ask Erin is a weekly advice column, in which Erin answers your burning questions about anything at Read...
Erin Khar   |   06.30.17   |   SHARE
Ask Erin
Let’s stop asking if things are acceptable, and instead, simply accept them.

I'm Tired Of Having To Justify My Interracial Marriage 

No matter what color or creed you are, it’s obvious that tolerance is a journey that the entire human race is embarking on right now as we speak. Let Read...
Su-Jit Lin    |   06.30.17   |   SHARE

Love In A Red Box: The Unexpected Heartbreak Of My Friends-With-Benefits Fling

I glance over at the packages in the mailroom. When I see his address, I instinctively reach for it. "Plated"? What’s this red insulated box? Food Read...
Elana Rabinowitz    |   06.27.17   |   SHARE
Long Reads
image credit: Mariah Aro Sharp @mightymooseart

Why Are We So Obsessed With Monogamy?

So why monogamy and not polyamory? Why not love as many people as you can? Read...
joni edelman   |   06.22.17   |   SHARE
Love Lessons