Forrest Gump may have believed that "life is like a box of chocolates," but it can take more than that -- or a dozen roses, even -- to get your sex life back on track once it has been derailed by one of these sex drive monkey wrenches.
For most women, finding the right guy after 50 can be frustrating and tiresome. I've found the women who get out there and have the most fun attracting and meeting Quality Men have these 10 traits in common.
Stepping out of the dark street and into the darker bar, I scoped out the scene. It was so weird going into a bar pretending to be a single woman. My stomach started to get butterflies as I looked at everything with new eyes. Where should I sit? What should I do?
My husband and I love each other, but after being married for 30 years we are not so naive to believe in happily ever after. If we were to renew our wedding vows with each other it would be more like this.
When I say 'sex,' what are your first thoughts? They probably involve the physical parts of sex, such as touching or orgasm. Some of you might be daydreaming about specific desires or fantasies. Below these thoughts, though, we all have at least two needs that we are unconsciously working to balance.
Today's modern marriage is challenging enough without the added stress of a complete and total clash in musical tastes, and yet that's exactly what my husband and I have managed to endure during our union of over 32 years.
Here are 11 questions you should ask your significant other if you're in a long-term relationship in your late 20s (or whenever, actually).
Shock will surely run rampant through your circle. Your friends will criticize you endlessly and your mother will warn that you'll end up alone. Even your dog will shoot you a look of deep regret. Regardless, you have your own reasons to do it.
I'm not yet sure whether you exist, though I'd like to believe that you do. While it may not make much logical sense, you've been on my mind lately.
While some women might like it rough, it was then that I truly understood how the porn industry is teaching its primary target market (read: men) all the wrong things, creating a huge disconnect with what many men expect--and provide--in the bedroom.
I think a lot of women agree sex is only one example of the many kinds of glue that hold a relationship together. Women crave sex not only for the ecstatic physical release, but also because we LOVE the emotions that accompany the act.
Partnership is hard. It's about more than just passion. I used to believe that was the only thing a relationship needed to be successful and real, but I was wrong. It's a choice, and one you keep making every day until something inside of you changes.
Perhaps the biggest gift that I can give to my kids is to love their mother forever.
He is busy liking my funny (but pretty) Instagrams and/or smart yet playful Facebook statuses in which I do a funny joke but also promote my live comedy shows!!!!!!!!! (This is my plight.)
More sex does not equal more happiness. Yeah, we're shocked too. Produced by Christine Nguyen, written by Cait Munro. More from Science of Us...
I believe that the food we eat and how we eat can be a metaphor, a filler, and an experience of our sexuality. Want a peek into your sex life? Take a look at your relationship with food.