Healthy relationships can be difficult to build. Get advice from experts and real people on how foster love and communication in all types of partnerships.
17 Ways To Tell Someone You Love Them Without Saying It
Who expresses feelings anymore anyway?
Why We Want What We Can’t Have
It’s a game that no one wins.
5 Things All Couples Need to Learn to Communicate About
Been there, done that.
How To Know If You’re Invading Your Partner’s Privacy
How far is too far?
5 Dating Scenarios You Could Be Overthinking — And How To Tell If There’s A Real Problem
Put your phone down and step away.
How To Ask For What You Want And Need In A Relationship
Communication is key, and intention is everything.
Is There A “Right” Way To Fight? Experts Say Yes
How you start the argument determines how it will go.
I Waited for My Girlfriend to Break Up With Me. Big Mistake.
How To Explain Your Friendship With Your Ex To Your New Boo
If you are truly over your ex, this shouldn’t be a problem, right?
9 Ways To Actually Make A Rebound Relationship Work
For starters, don’t use someone just to get over a breakup.
7 Signs Your New Relationship Isn’t Going To Work
What These 5 Common Relationship Fights Really Mean — And How To Deal With Them
Your argument is probably about more than you think.
Why Jealousy Is Good For Your Relationship
When dealt with, it’s a healthy emotion.
What To Do When Your Sex Drives Don’t Match Up
The only solution is to get busy (compromising).
The Secret To Getting Closure Post-Breakup
Two parts are better than one.
How And When To Bring Up 5 Common Dating Deal Breakers
Know your deal breakers before they turn into heartbreakers.
How To Tell If You Are In A Codependent Relationship
It may feel like love, but it’s not.
I’m Poly And Here’s How I Use Tinder Responsibly
With great love comes great emotional labor.
How To Set (Healthy) Boundaries With Your Ex
It can feel impossible in our interconnected world.
What One Year Of Text Messages With My S.O. Reveals About Our Relationship
A deep data dive suggests some unexpected patterns.
How I Finally Stopped Looking For A ‘Perfect’ Relationship
What I thought was love was really just the beginning.
Health & Wellness
We Both Have Mental Illness: Do We Get Each Other Or Are We Doomed for Disaster?
It’s not quite that simple.
How To Prioritize Yourself In A Casual Fling
It all comes down to communication.
How A Series Of Toxic Relationships Made Me Realize I Was The Toxic One (Kind Of)
Sometimes you need to hold up the mirror.
The Red Flags Most Men Are Happy To Ignore
A cautionary note to men dating and anyone dating men.
Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous Could Probably Help Everyone
It’s about forming healthy, happy relationships with yourself and your lovers.
6 Common Long-Distance Relationship Problems You Need To Fix, Pronto
The LDR can be easy to navigate once you troubleshoot the big issues.
Health & Wellness
How To Have The STI/STD Talk Without Making It Weird
The more you talk about sexual health, the better choices you can make.
Why I Serially Befriend My Exes
Loving someone shouldn’t end, it should evolve.
The Most Ridiculous Lies We’ve Maintained To Our Partners Over The Years
I discovered the truth behind my big little lies.
How To Break Up With Someone Like A Mature Adult
It’s not impossible, truly.
Here’s What Interracial Dating Is Like In The Trump Era
It’s not all bad.
Is Your New Relationship Moving Too Fast?
I was deeply concerned that mine was.
My Year-Long Love With An Undocumented Immigrant
Dating someone undocumented taught me hard lessons about American life and love.