Love & Sex

When it comes to love and sex, no question is too big or too small. Want to know where to meet people? Are you dating the right person? How do you end a relationship the right way? We have all the latest advice on dating in the digital age, marriage, single living, and sex. Find out everything you need to know for a happy and satisfying love life.
You don't get a second chance to make a first impression, just as you don't get a second chance at a first date. A little pre-date planning could be the difference between "Nice to meet you" and "When can I see you again?" Start... more
Living together before marriage isn't as taboo as it used to be, which means a growing number of couples now say "I'll move" before they say "I do."
Moving to a new city typically means starting fresh in the social department, and you basically have to learn how to meet men all over again. Fret not: Whether you're looking for a nice beau for some weekend fun or to settle down with as a... more
Dating is a sport, and like any sport it takes practice. There are strikes, fouls, winners and losers, but the more you play, the better you become. We talked to love gurus about the most common dating mistakes and got some advice on how... more
The key to a great first date is picking a fun, inexpensive, casual activity that allows you to talk but also keeps you busy. We've come up with 50 fun first date ideas for you and 50 gentlemen—or maybe just you and Adam Sandler.
Dating has so many rules! Can you have sex on the first date and still be "relationship material"? Do you have to wait three dates? What's that old saying about the cow and free milk? We talked to relationship experts to bring you modern... more
Online dating opens you up to hundreds of thousands of potential partners, but you won't meet any of them without a great online dating profile. We know it's hard to write a profile that both represents you and attracts others, so we... more
A long, cold winter can put a serious damper on your mood and your relationship. Fret not, love birds. We've talked with relationship experts to get date ideas that won't break the bank (and will have you wishing Punxsutawney Phil retreats... more
Online matchmaking websites have changed the way we find companionship and thus the rules of the entire dating game. We consulted with relationship experts for online dating tips that make it possible to find love through an online dating... more
With the stigma of online dating diminishing and the number of users growing, it might be time to give the phenomenon a try. We consulted relationship expert April Masini to put together this list of top dating sites for millennials!
Congratulations! You found a special person and made it to the first date. You've picked your outfit. You've done your hair. You're about to walk out the door when you realize you're hitting the town with a near-stranger and have... more
Breakups are tough. Breaking up with a guy who refuses to hear you is tougher. We chatted with relationship experts April Masini and Jeanette Raymond to bring you the best advice for how to break up with your boyfriend. Keep reading, and... more
Dave is conservative; Lani is free-spirited. Where Dave feels comfortable, Lani feels tethered. With the added stress of health problems and infertility, this couple was at their breaking point. Can this marriage be saved?
Sue is devastated that Carl is having an affair with his high school girlfriend, whom he found on Facebook. Carl is sorry for being unfaithful and wants to work it out with Sue. Can this marriage be saved?
When Trevor's sister suddenly died, he and his partner Alison were charged with the care of her 4-year-old son. Devastated, Trevor retreated into himself, leaving Alison to handle motherhood alone. Can this relationship be saved?
Ellie feels that Kevin puts his child's needs before hers; he says that his wife is too demanding. What happens when a husband is torn between two loves? Can this marriage be saved?
After going bankrupt, Ryan and Carrie needed each other more than ever, but they were too angry and overwhelmed to realize it. Can this marriage be saved?
Kim feels betrayed by Nick's gambling addiction. Can this marriage be saved?
Kathy is disgusted by Brad's addiction to porn and cybersex, and doesn't know if she will ever trust him again. Brad feels ashamed and isn't sure if he can change. Can this marriage be saved?
When Didi found out she was in premature ovarian failure, she and Mark had to decide whether adoption or in vitro fertilization was right for them. They fought constantly about it. Can this marriage be saved?
Bob couldn't understand why Karen was depressed, and he wanted her to "snap out of it." Could he give his wife the sympathy and comfort she needed?
Kimberly and Jeff agreed their children needed a full-time parent, but they couldn't agree on anything else. Can this marriage be saved?
The same counselors who help the couples you read about in "Can This Marriage Be Saved?" are ready to answer your questions about making your relationship the best it can be. This month, LHJ Contributing Editor, Sondra Forsyth, talks to... more
Rachel is struggling with a debilitating disorder, but Adam, in his own way, is suffering, too. Can this marriage be saved?
Nancy and Seth desperately want a child, but the stress of infertility is hurting their marriage. Can this marriage be saved?