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'I Just Don't Care That Much About Having A Sexually Charged Relationship'

Dori Hartley | Posted 10.13.2013 | Fifty
Dori Hartley

I've spoken with many single women about the topic of finding a mate through an online dating site, and all of us, myself included, flinch at the idea. However, that hasn't stopped us from dipping a toe into the pool in spite of the fact that we see the pool as beneath us and more than likely filled with gamey, weird and predictably shady results.

Hippie-Hipster Woodstock Love

Fathom | Posted 10.05.2013 | Travel
Fathom

Woodstock will forever be associated with the 1969 music festival that happened in nearby Belden, and there's plenty of hippie kitsch around town as a reminder. If you look past the tie-dye emporiums and energy healers, though, Woodstock has its own laid-back sense of style.

Time to Ramp it Up for National Romance Awareness Month

Julie Spira | Posted 09.30.2013 | Style
Julie Spira

An overwhelming amount of singles are not satisfied with the amount of romance in their lives, with 80 percent of the men and 73 percent of women, claiming not to be happy in the romance department. How can you add more romance to your life and be happier?

WATCH: Romance Author On Self-Publishing Success

Posted 07.30.2013 | Books

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A Pirate Treasure Hunt That Led to Actual Treasure: A Fairytale Marriage Proposal Come True

Tamara Shayne Kagel | Posted 09.28.2013 | Weddings
Tamara Shayne Kagel

In a world filled with cohabitation and hook-up culture and over-communication, I'm living proof that silly fantasies of girls who still yearn for old-fashioned romance can and do come true.

The Rules Girls Are Back -- and More Annoying Than Ever

Gina Barreca | Posted 09.25.2013 | Style
Gina Barreca

Let's cast our gaze outward rather than inward. Let's look at the what the world expects of us and let's see what expectations need to change to accommodate our lives and ambitions -- let's not waste more time figuring out how better to contort ourselves.

Grindr: Why It's Ruining My Chances of Finding Substantiality

Matthew Lewis | Posted 09.24.2013 | Gay Voices
Matthew Lewis

If this guy my friend wants so badly to set me up with is like me and takes to the daily grind for his own advantage, why, then, is it so difficult for me to accept him as he is? I think it's my own guilty conscience, knowing full well that Grindr is terrible for me.

Top 10 Romantic and Sexy Cookbooks

GAYOT.com | Posted 07.19.2013 | Books
GAYOT.com

Light your "fire" in other rooms of the house aside from the kitchen with this list of the Top 10 Romantic and Sexy Cookbooks. From stories about love and food to aphrodisiac cookbooks, here are the ingredients to help heat up more than just your stove.

For True Romance, Get Thee to the Beach

Visit Florida | Posted 07.17.2013 | Travel
Visit Florida

Looking for a special way to celebrate with that special someone in your life? These five lovely ideas are guaranteed to help you get your snuggle on.

The 10 Elements of a Soulmate

Dr. Carmen Harra | Posted 12.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Carmen Harra

Your soulmate makes you feel entirely whole, healed and intact, like no piece is missing from the puzzle. A life partner, on the other hand, can be a great supporter and long-time companion, but is limited in his or her capacity to enrich your spirit.

Bathroom Graffiti Romance

Carl Pettit | Posted 09.16.2013 | Comedy
Carl Pettit

If you have to scribble down bathroom graffiti, put some heart and truth into your work. The written material and frescos I'm provided with in communal restrooms almost never meet my expectations -- besides the little man on the boat, of course.

"First Impressions" Action Short Brings Together YouTube and Superhero Appeal (WATCH)

Shira Lazar | Posted 09.16.2013 | Media
Shira Lazar

Director Leo Angelos brought his stars Chester See and Hailey Bright to the What's Trending studio for the live debut of their short action film, "F...

The Happy Ending To One Man's Heartbreaking 30-Year Search For Love

Andrew Cotto | Posted 07.14.2013 | Weddings
Andrew Cotto

It is July 14, 2013, and my dear friend is getting married today. Like me, he's in his mid-40s; unlike me, and almost all of our peers, he's never been married. Not even close.

Senate Candidate's Sexy Side-Hobby Raises Eyebrows

The Huffington Post | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 07.12.2013 | Fifty

A Republican conservative Senate candidate in Colorado is having to answer for something she's done in her past. Jaxine Bubis' offense? Writing ero...

My (Rom)Complicated Life

Craig Tomashoff | Posted 09.07.2013 | Divorce
Craig Tomashoff

I should be living in the real world of romance after divorce, where relationships irreparably fall apart and loving someone new isn't such a sure thing. Watching these movies has become such a part of my past at this point, clinging to them now feels a bit desperate.

What Gay Relationships Can Teach Straight Couples

Posted 07.04.2013 | Gay Voices

By Dr. Pat Love for YourTango.com Whether we're gay, straight or bisexual, we all crave love in our lives. However, is there a takeaway for straigh...

Teaching Your Teen Daughters the Social Rules of Dating

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 08.30.2013 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

Dear Dr. G., I am a 17-year-old girl and I'm going into my Senior year of high school. I have a serious problem. At least it's a problem to me. Maybe...

Why You Shouldn't Fall for a Superhero

Mark Juddery | Posted 08.31.2013 | Entertainment
Mark Juddery

Superhero movies show no sign of slowing down -- and for some of us, that's a problem. Now, even women love them, which is no fun for those regular, non-super-powered guys among us.

3 True Stories Of 'Summer Lovin'

Posted 06.30.2013 | Women

Not everyone's "summer lovin" story will end as well as Sandy and Danny's did in "Grease," but our readers who submitted tales of their summer flings ...

Tristan Prettyman-Musician, Writer, Woman: Part Three

Maria Burnham | Posted 08.20.2013 | Arts
Maria Burnham

We are nearing the end of our Tristan Prettyman blog series and I hope you've enjoyed listening to Tristan address your inquiries.

'Cavorting Around The House In Negligees And Underwear'

Sheila Blanchette | Posted 08.21.2013 | Fifty
Sheila Blanchette

I skimmed through the morning's tweets. Everything was about sex. My mind started to wander because for some reason my libido is aroused by monotonous accounting work.

Moving Too Fast for Our Hearts to Keep Up

Aaron Ricciardi | Posted 08.18.2013 | Gay Voices
Aaron Ricciardi

We live in a world where if one little thing rubs you the wrong way about someone you're dating, you can get on your device and shop for someone else. People are so busy running from person to person that no one's holding still long enough to see whether they actually like who's in front of them.

For College Grads, Friendly Advice and Tender Warnings

Andrew Lam | Posted 08.15.2013 | College
Andrew Lam

I entered college with one particular set of blueprints and left it with a totally different sense of direction, one that for the first time in my life was something of my own choosing. I didn't do it while being a student. I did it afterward.

Reinvention and Relationships, or, Not Everyone Wants You to Change

Liz Ryan | Posted 08.14.2013 | Divorce
Liz Ryan

I went to speak to a group of people in transition. We talked a lot about the non-transactional side of job search or career change -- the personal, i...

Deciding Where to Honeymoon

Amanda Waks | Posted 08.11.2013 | Weddings
Amanda Waks

If you feel like you're spinning your wheels trying to pick a place, you're not alone! Here is how we narrowed down our list and finally decided where to go on our dream honeymoon.