Amanda is a writer who divides her time between NYC and Paris. She's a regular contributor to Glamour, Bolde, Livingly, and Mic. Other bylines include: Harper's Bazaar, The Atlantic, Forbes, Elle, Huffington Post, The Frisky, and BlackBook. Her greatest dream is to win a cheesecake eating contest while holding a baby panda.
Latest Articles

This Is The Most Dangerous Sex Position For Men

When we think of sex-related injuries, especially in men, we tend to think of the elusive broken penis. I mean, everyone knows someone who knows someone who once met some guy who had his penis broken during sex. While fracturing a penis is a risk a g…
By Amanda Chatel

9 Sex Positions You Won't Need To Take Your Clothes Off For

When we think about sex, we typically think of getting naked AF, rolling around, maybe introducing some toys to the equation, and, ideally, some laughter in there, too. But while totally naked sex is great, because there's nothing quite like feeling …
By Amanda Chatel

This Is The Number One Sex Position That Leads To Injuries In Women

If you've ever had a sex-related injury, know that you're absolutely not alone. A new survey of 1,662 people by Superdrug OnlineDoctor found that of those surveyed, 1,023 had suffered a sex injury at some point in their life. That's almost 62 percent…
By Amanda Chatel

9 Of The Most Intimate Sex Positions

For a lot of people, sex and love don't have to coincide, so sex doesn't always have to be intimate. Hell, even when you're in love and in a long-term relationship, you don't always want it to be intimate in bed. I mean, who has ever had a quickie be…
By Amanda Chatel

The Top 15 Things That Cause Stress In Relationships

When it comes to relationships, even happy and healthy relationships, stress is just part of the equation. Not just because it can sometimes be stressful to put in the necessary amount of effort to keep your relationship strong and on track, but the …
By Amanda Chatel

The Best Sex Toy To Try If It's Your First Time Using One

Just in time for spring shopping, Womanizer is releasing a brand new sex toy. Smaller than the original Womanizer that has been inducing orgasms left and right since its creation a couple years ago, this new version, Starlet, is perfect for everyone.…
By Amanda Chatel

Here's What Each Zodiac Sign Would Appreciate Most This Valentine's Day

Every Valentine's Day, there's a rush to find that perfect Valentine's gift. Whether you're buying for a romantic partner, a family member, a pet, or your best friends, it can be sort of stressful. Although often associated with celebrating romantic …
By Amanda Chatel

Here's How You Have Sex In The Olympic Village

After the opening ceremony on Friday, 2,925 of the greatest athletes in the world, from 92 countries, descended upon PyeongChang, South Korea for the Olympic Games. What this means is that with all those athletes calling the Olympic Village home for …
By Amanda Chatel

5 Ways To Celebrate Valentine's Day With Your Partner Even If One Of You Is Sick

Unfortunately, Valentine's Day and flu season happen to coincide. According to the Center for Disease Control's FluView report, flu activity continues to increase, and is extremely prevalent in 42 of the 50 states, as well as in Washington D.C. and P…
By Amanda Chatel

11 Sex Positions To Try When You're Tired Of The Classics

While I would never call any sex position "boring," there are definitely times that you get kind of tired of your usual sex moves. Of course, this makes sense, because you may be craving to try something new and break out of your sexual comfort zone …
By Amanda Chatel

Most Women Would Choose THIS Over Amazing Sex

If you ever eat something amazing and think, Wow, I'd give up sex for pizza any day, you're definitely not alone. Surveys are constantly showing us that plenty of people prefer food over sex. In 2013, Columbia University released the results of a ver…
By Amanda Chatel

15 Amazing Sex Toys That Are On Sale This Valentine's Day

As Valentine's Day quickly approaches, it's time to think about gifts. Gifts for our partners, friends, and, of course, ourselves. While you could always go with the traditional flowers and chocolates, or even a hand-written poem declaring our undyin…
By Amanda Chatel

13 Sex Toys To Give Your Best Friend This Galentine's Day

As I tell my friends every time I give them a sex toy, "When you truly love someone, you want to give them the gift of orgasms." While I may not want to get in there and do it myself, I definitely have no problem in giving any of them a sex toy. To m…
By Amanda Chatel

Literally 28 Sex Positions, One For Every Day In February

With the end of January, comes February, the shortest month of the year, Because February isn't just the shortest month of the year and sort of a hopeful reminder that spring isn't too far away, we might as well celebrate it... with new sex positions…
By Amanda Chatel

9 Of The Best Sex Positions For The Car

Although the thought of having sex in a car might conjure up your high school days, when it was one of your very few options when it came to getting laid, it's time to think beyond that. Yes, it might be the stuff of teenagers, but aren't some of the…
By Amanda Chatel

9 Sex Positions For When You Want To Take Your Sweet Time

Whether it's the lazy, long, dog days of summer or a freezing cold, long nights in February, sometimes you want a sort of lazy sex position that's ideal when you have nothing on your hands but time. You know, that type of sex position you can get int…
By Amanda Chatel

This Is What Good Sex Looks Like, According To 5,000 Singles

Good sex may be hard to come by initially, but it can definitely be in the cards if you're willing to open yourself up and be honest with your partner about your wants and needs. Although good sex doesn't always result in an orgasm, as it's the journ…
By Amanda Chatel

7 Ways To Treat Yourself On Valentine's Day If You're Single

For some, the mere thought of Valentine's Day can put them into panic mode. Although now it's often considered just a commercial holiday, so to speak, in which greeting card companies, florists, and chocolatiers charge far more than usual, it still d…
By Amanda Chatel

7 Creative Things To Do With Your BFF On Valentine's Day

There is no greater love than the love between friends, especially the love between best friends. Your best friend is one of the few people in the world who lets you be yourself and accepts you for it, making it one of the rarest loves of all. I've y…
By Amanda Chatel

7 Reasons You Experience Déjà Vu, According To Experts

If you've ever found yourself in a situation or place that feels all too familiar, as if you've been there before, you're likely experiencing déjà vu. In fact, you might have even said out loud in these instances, "I'm having déjà vu," because what e…
By Amanda Chatel