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Sex After Kids

How to Get Your Love Life Back After Having A Baby

KidsInTheHouse.com | Posted 02.01.2016 | Parents
KidsInTheHouse.com

It may not always be easy, but prioritizing your relationship is one of the most important things you can do as a parent. You are your child's first role model of love and relationships, so show them an example that you hope they will one day emulate.

One Mom's Hilariously Honest Take On 'Parent Sex'

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 01.06.2016 | Parents

A mom who kept it really real about having sex after kids has gone viral with a Facebook post that clearly resonates with others. On Jan. 5, artist an...

My Coloring Book Rant - Grab Some Crayons And Change The World

Dar Dowling | Posted 12.02.2015 | Impact
Dar Dowling

It's a pretty amazing way to help people from around the world connect in a fun and loving way, through something pretty simple - coloring!

The Messy Truth About Sex After Kids

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 11.19.2015 | Parents

1. It might hurt. How common is pain during sex after childbirth? So, so common. One study found that nearly 9 out of 10 women experienced pain the f...

Controlled Sponteneity: The Key to Enjoying Life After Children

Vivian Diller, Ph.D. | Posted 10.17.2015 | Parents
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.

As usual, it takes a celebrity to bring everyday, real-life problems to the forefront. Recently, "Nashville" actress Hayden Panettiere announced she is being treated for postpartum depression. Some accuse stars who go public with their personal struggles of trying to grab attention or get points for good deeds. Well, when it comes to raising awareness on issues like these, I don't really think it matters.

Does Anyone Really Have Sex 5 Days a Week?

Andi Wickman | Posted 07.24.2015 | Parents
Andi Wickman

I am going to come out and say that if my husband had it his way, we would be having sex at least five times a week. But that is just crazy if you ask me. We have two small kids and have hectic crazy lives. By the time the kids are asleep often times the last thing I want to do is have sex.

5 Ways to Reclaim Your Sex Life After Baby

Beth Cone Kramer | Posted 05.19.2015 | Parents
Beth Cone Kramer

"Meet at a hotel bar for a few drinks. Connect without distraction and verbalize what you loved about each other in the beginning. Reclaim the glue that held you together at some point in time."

I'm Married To A Man. Does That Mean I'm Not Bisexual Anymore?

YourTango | Posted 06.27.2015 | Women
YourTango

While society is quick to label us in nearly every way, the way we label ourselves is much more telling.

Improve Your Love Life By Moving Your Bedroom. Literally.

High50 | Posted 04.28.2015 | Fifty
High50

For Anna and Jed, changing the downstairs study into their bedroom, so that their teenage kids can't hear them having sex, has boosted their love life and kept their marriage together.

How To Get In The Mood

MiddleSexy | Posted 04.21.2015 | Fifty
MiddleSexy

Your partner is feeling frisky, but you aren't. Or you really want to do it, but you're too tired or too stressed or too something else. Turn that downtown frown around with any of these MiddleSexy recommendations for getting yourself in the mood.

Worrying About Sex (In Your 40's)

MiddleSexy | Posted 03.14.2015 | Women
MiddleSexy

I worry that my husband may not want to bone me because, well, I'm not in good shape right now. Yes, I said it. I'm a few or 10 pounds overweight and I'm not even finding myself attractive.

How To Bring Sex Back Into Your Marriage, From Dr. Gail Saltz (VIDEO)

Posted 12.22.2014 | Home

Couples stop having sex for different reasons, from having children to stresses at work -- but psychiatrist Dr. Gail Saltz says that settling for not ...

10 Reasons You're Not Having Sex Today

Meredith Hale | Posted 12.24.2014 | Parents
Meredith Hale

Finding time for intimacy with kids around can be hard. By the time they go to bed at night, it's a miracle if you have enough energy to make it to the living room couch without collapsing.

10 Steps To Have Better Post-Pregnancy Sex

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 11.11.2014 | Parents
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

The key to an erotic endeavor post-pregnancy is taking your time. Some mothers may feel traumatized by the experience of having been, quite literally, split wide open. The prospect of allowing anything -- small or large -- to enter the vaginal area can seem more than daunting.

11 Parents' Real Tricks For Sneaking In Sex

Cricket’s Circle | Posted 11.05.2014 | Parents
Cricket’s Circle

Fact: Parents of youngsters don't have enough sex. Who could blame us? Between that baby or breast pump dangling from your boob, the sleep deprivation and the tedious conversations about bowel movements, there's nary room for sexytime. We get it.

These Parents Got Candid About Sex After Kids. What They Divulged May Shock You.

The Huffington Post | Mandy Velez | Posted 08.07.2014 | Parents

They say that everything changes after having kids. But what exactly is everything? Your sleep schedule? Yes. Your bank account? Most likely. Your sex...

23 Texts That Sound Sexy Once You Become A Parent

Jessica Martin-Weber | Posted 09.10.2014 | Parents
Jessica Martin-Weber

With kids around, my husband and I have to get creative with how we flirt, communicate desire and find privacy. And it's amazing the things we now find to be quite flirtatious and sexy.

4 Things Moms Should Know About Getting Their Sex Lives Back After Baby

The Huffington Post | Mandy Velez | Posted 07.09.2014 | Parents

Imagine this scenario: You finish washing the dishes after an hour of feeding the baby. When your head finally hits the pillow, your partner turns ove...

How to Stop Resenting Your Spouse After Having a Baby

Suzanne Barston | Posted 08.12.2014 | Parents
Suzanne Barston

Between hormones, physical discomfort after birth and a complete upheaval of your daily routine, it's perfectly normal to feel resentful of a partner who gets to walk about pain-free without breastmilk-stained shirts or a child clinging to his body.

The Problem With Date Night

Zsofi McMullin | Posted 08.12.2014 | Parents
Zsofi McMullin

Before we had a kid we didn't need date nights to have an adult conversation or a meal that lasted more than five minutes. But now, date nights have become a necessity and suddenly, we are back to the pressure of having to carry on a witty conversation, put on cute underwear and have sex.

10 Tips for Better Sex After Kids

Joyce Marter | Posted 08.10.2014 | Parents
Joyce Marter

Can somebody be a good mother and also have lust? Could somebody behave erotically with their partner knowing a baby in the next room? Honestly, I wasn't sure.

Why My Wife And I Gave Up On Sex -- And What Happened Next

John Kinnear | Posted 01.28.2015 | Parents
John Kinnear

We felt pressured to have sex. That pressure was making it difficult, not only to have sex, but to communicate in other areas of our life. We needed to change something.

When Sexual Innuendos Create Hilarious Misunderstandings

Clint Edwards | Posted 07.21.2014 | Parents
Clint Edwards

Really anything can be turned into an innuendo as long as it is followed with a sly smile and raised eyebrows.

6 Ways Having Kids Ruins Your Life

Mike Julianelle | Posted 01.26.2014 | Parents
Mike Julianelle

One of the reasons I started my blog was to vent about how my son's existence was forcing me to alter my own, and to show the world that despite having those alterations, having kids doesn't mean you need to change everything.

(Don't) Call Me Mommy!

Monique Honaman | Posted 10.26.2013 | Parents
Monique Honaman

I may be the mother of your children, but I am not your mother. Even if sometimes I feel as if I am acting like your mom, or sometimes if you feel as if I am acting like your mom, we all know that I am really not your mom.