by Elizabeth Mitchell, BRIDES Photo: Courtesy of CNP Montrose Whoever said relationships were hard work was right, and yes, that includes your sex ...
To be fair, "just being yourself" is actually something that works really well -- but for someone who's struggling with it, just telling them to do it won't help.
Like many strong, independent women, I was committed to not losing myself in a relationship. I watched my mom within my parents' relationship and I translated that she had lost herself and her freedom. I realize now that she's a women strong enough to let someone take care of her.
Let go of the Attraction Factor as the main indicator of a good guy. I've had women share with me that they knew within five minutes whether or not the man they just met was 'the one.' Hear me when I say this ... there is NO WAY you know this about a man within five minutes!
In the premiere episode of Unzipped Dallas, get to know the all new cast as they discuss their relationship status, their turn ons, and the qualities they look for in a potential match.
So is porn healthy or harmful? Unfortunately, it's not a simple question. There is to date no airtight study to give us the final word on porn. Often, women feel threatened by porn and men feel shamed.
We share our sexual fantasies. I discover he has a thing about red lippy. So I book a sexy hotel in Oxford and ask him to meet me in the bar. Black leather, red high heels, vermillion lipstick. And very very hot sex later. One down, four to go.
It takes two to tango! Tango is an intimate, social, and elegant dance... for two. Unlike salsa... an equally sexy, elegant dance set inside a social ...
Simon and Garfunkel's song title is applicable to the turbulent boomer dating waters. It's a consistently divisive issue, and I'm surprised how stubbornly contentious it remains. Why so much acrimony?
Years ago, at 50, I started dating online. It seemed like a good idea. In our first email exchange, Ben made a point of letting me know right away how many miles a week he ran (50) and how many pounds he could bench press (I forget but it was a lot for a man his age, he told me).
Bodies are everywhere this fall in France--particularly women's bodies. Suffering and Delight of 19th Century prostitution at the impressionist Musée d'Orsay. Licentious landscapes at the Luxembourg Museum. Mme Pompadour aristocratic kisses and embraces at the Louvre Lens. The first major show of Georgia O'Keefe's vaginal lilies and desert landscapes at Grenoble.
Do you have trouble sleeping? Masturbation can help. It relieves tension and stress by flooding the system with endorphins, which are the body's natural feel good chemicals.
We all want others to like us. Deep down in our hearts we all want to feel supported, respected, and, most importantly, loved.
"Living" will not mean the same thing for everyone reading this. Some may want to be a parent; others may want to travel the world experiencing new cultures. Whatever "truly living" means to you, it's time to stop suppressing that little voice.
Addressing inequality, a complex web of intersecting oppression and societal discomfort with the inclusion of people who engage in commercial sex is harder than blaming the sex trade for the exploitation and marginalization of women.
You were too scared to commit to the avocado and now you've left it too late. All it wanted was to be yours. But you missed your window. Avos don't wait for long. They never do. Especially the good ones.