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Sex After Kids

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

Posted 12.22.2014 | MarloThomas

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 08.06.2014 | 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.

There's Sex in Mommyville? A Chat with Playwright Anna Fishbeyn

Wendy Widom | Posted 06.26.2013 | Parents
Wendy Widom

"Our sexuality becomes so deeply and misguidedly tied up in our looks that we cannot feel sexual until we feel we look good. To be powerful sexual beings, we need to be able to separate our desire from what society dictates to be 'desirable.'"

Lost Girl's Cinematic Fire Starter Zoie Palmer Ignites This Season...

Dar Dowling | Posted 06.24.2013 | Entertainment
Dar Dowling

If talent is an aphrodisiac, and we all know it is, then Zoie Palmer should be very careful with her superpowers, because she is absolutely brilliant.

Sex After Kids, an Indie Film: It's Hotter Than You Think

Dar Dowling | Posted 03.27.2013 | Entertainment
Dar Dowling

While also unleashing all the shades of relationship gray that are inexplicably tangled up in the mix when dealing with sex issues -- frustration, confusion, awkwardness, anger, tenderness, tear-inducing panic and yes, love.

What I Know About Sex Now That I'm In My 50s

Barbara Hannah Grufferman | Posted 02.14.2013 | Women
Barbara Hannah Grufferman

My husband and I met in the sweltering summer of 1992 and started rocking and rolling immediately. But from the moment we got married a year later, we...

My Vagina Needs Plastic Surgery?

Toni Nagy | Posted 03.11.2013 | Comedy
Toni Nagy

According to plastic surgeons all over the world, my vagina is an unholy mess and needs to be fixed with plastic surgery. You are probably wondering, "Wait, what is wrong with her fur burger?"

How to Make the Mother of Your Child Want to Have Sex With You

Toni Nagy | Posted 02.06.2013 | Parents
Toni Nagy

A lot of things can make a woman feel sexy: lace tights, a sideways glance at just the right moment, Ryan Gosling. But you know what doesn't make a woman feel like an erotic minx of sensuality?

Mommy Wants Her Libido Back -- Pronto

Wendy Widom | Posted 02.01.2013 | Parents
Wendy Widom

Dear Libido, we got married and the bedroom became the most confusing place in my whole life. The deep intimacy of marriage took me, and even you, by surprise.

Sex After Childbirth, From Dr. Pepper Schwartz (WATCH)

Posted 08.16.2013 | MarloThomas

It takes a while for the vaginal area to recover after childbirth, so when can you resume having sex with your partner? Love and relationship expert D...

Journey of a (Mom’s) Sex Toy

Wendy Widom | Posted 10.21.2012 | Parents
Wendy Widom

Yes, I -- a married mom -- took a sex class. The teacher was very gung-ho about mechanical apparatuses, and since she seemed to know her stuff and I'm an ambitious student, I thought, 'why not?'

Sex in the Midst of Legos and Cookie Crumbs

Jennifer Cowie King | Posted 10.13.2012 | Parents
Jennifer Cowie King

No one advises you that having children can kill your sex life. Or, if they do, you don't believe them. Surely they're exaggerating? They are not.

Why I Feel Like A 'Horrible Wife'

Jenny Koppelman Hutt | Posted 08.28.2012 | Weddings
Jenny Koppelman Hutt

Last week we said goodbye to our kids for the next seven weeks. They will have freedom, independence and fun at sleepaway camp. Excitedly, they wait all year to go. They LOVE sleepaway camp. I am miserable. And I feel like a horrible wife.