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8 Easy Ways to Tell If It’s Love… Or Lust

Thursday, February 26, 2015

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by Caithlin Pena for YourTango ¬†| photo via Flickr Love, lust: it’s easy to confuse the two, especially in the early stages of a relationship. Both emotions make you feel a kind of bliss that you‚Äôve never experienced before – which is wonderful and joyous and something to celebrate – but make sure you know [...]

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The 8 New Habits of the Modern Single

Thursday, February 19, 2015

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by Stephanie Castillo¬†for YourTango¬†¬†| ¬†photo via flickr Match.com’s latest survey reveals new dating rituals and rules for today’s modern single. Bad news bears, singles: Match.com has released the results of a new survey¬†that shows that¬†dating¬†rules and habits have changed. Again. But even though the playing field has become a bit of uncharted territory, some traditional [...]

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The 17 Most Annoying Aspects of the “Fifty Shades” Story

Thursday, February 5, 2015

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By¬†Lindsey Kupfer¬†for YourTango.com Here’s a refresher course on how messed up Fifty Shades really is. The¬†Fifty Shades Of Grey¬†movie hype is growing as the movie’s release date (February 13) gets closer, which means a barrage of media attention is once more on the mommy porn flick. And¬†that¬†means I get to hear endless apologies and explanations [...]

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11 Ways to Spot the Narcissist in Your Bedroom

Thursday, January 29, 2015

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by Elizabeth Stone for YourTango¬† | ¬†photo via Kim Kardashian’s Instagram Feed Among the types of people who can really muck up your life, there is the toxic¬†narcissist. Narcissism exists on a spectrum. These self-centered folks can simply be more focused on themselves, or it can cross over into an actual personality disorder. Either way, [...]

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STIs Are on the Rise. You Can Thank Tinder.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

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by Amanda Chatel for YourTango | photo via flickr “Thanks to Grindr or Tinder, you can acquire chlamydia in five minutes.” When Grindr hit the online¬†dating¬†scene, it seemed too good to be true. An app that you have right in the palm of your hand that can pinpoint just how close your next potential hookup [...]

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4 Ways to Make Your Marriage Last in the 21st Century

Thursday, January 15, 2015

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by Gwendolyn Bond-Upson for YourTango | photo via flickr Did you know that the rate of¬†infidelity¬†in American marriages has not increased in 20 years, even though attitudes toward¬†adultery¬†have loosened in the past 40? More facts, in addition to tips for success are included in the University of Virginia’s¬†National Marriage Project’s annual report “The State of [...]

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What Romance Novels Taught Me About Love (and Lust)

Thursday, December 18, 2014

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by Aly Walanksy for YourTango | photo via WeHeartIt Some people criticize the romance drama, but there are things you can learn from it. Boys get their first taste of sexy times through Internet porn and nudie magazines‚ÄĒbut ladies, we have erotica. Or, as the publishers like to call them,¬†romance¬†novels. Now, I’m not knocking romance [...]

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Four Things You Need to Know About Casual, Anonymous, Tinder-esque Sex

Friday, December 12, 2014

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by Aaron Kaplan for YourTango¬†¬†| ¬†photo via Flickr Just as people were becoming more cautious about casual sexual encounters like anonymous¬†sex¬†and one-night stands, Tinder blew up on the “dating” scene, and¬†people stopped being quite as cautious about risky rendezvous. No one is saying you have to be a total prude when dating these days. Just [...]

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9 No-Duh Sex Moves Men Should Brush Up On

Friday, December 5, 2014

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by Eden Strong for YourTango  |  photo via WeHeartIt Your sex life might be good but aren’t there always a few things that could make it, well, better? Quick answer: YES. How do I know? Over a glass of wine (or several), I flat out asked my friends if their sex life was everything they wanted it [...]

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5 Phrases Women Need to Say More

Thursday, November 13, 2014

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by Ms Brenda Della Casa for YourTango ¬†| ¬†photo via Wikimedia Commons Never walk away muttering to yourself again. Anyone who has ever walked away from an exchange mumbling the things they “should have said” knows the crushing defeat that comes with not reaching deep into one’s vocabulary and putting together that one punchline phrase [...]

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