Host of the Money Sex Power podcast. Writer and comedian based in London, UK. She writes and speaks about a range of topics including sex, dating, feminism, politics and addiction. She has a BA in Political Rhetoric from the Gallatin School at NYU, as well as an LLB and an LLM in Public International Law from the London School of Economics.

7 Things Love Experts Want You To Know Before You Define The Relationship

There comes a certain point in dating, where it feels like a conversation needs to happen. You've been seeing each other a while, it feels like it could be getting serious, and suddenly you wonder, "What is this?". You get to a place where you want…
By Lea Rose Emery

7 Relationship Fights That Are Totally Normal Around The Holidays

When it comes to dealing with holiday stress, you might think about the shopping, the cooking, and the travel. But there's another kind of stress that can rear its ugly head over the holiday season — and that's relationship stress. With the…
By Lea Rose Emery

3 Things To Do If The Holidays Make You Question Your Relationship

While the holidays are supposed to be an exciting time of light and laughter — perhaps even an extra romantic time of year — it can be anything but that for some people. The traveling, the pressure to find the right gift, the lack of time/money to…
By Lea Rose Emery

What To Do If You See Someone Posting Suicidal Thoughts On Social Media, According To Experts

When someone speaks out about their mental health struggles, you might not know if you're the right person to offer support. But even if it's someone you're not close with anymore or even an acquaintance, you may be able to make a difference.…
By Lea Rose Emery

Perfectionism Can Lead To Unwanted Sexual Encounters, A New Study Finds

There are a lot of different ways women put pressure on themselves to be better and do better, and sometimes, that comes in the form of perfectionism. Many of us struggle with perfectionism, especially when it comes to education or our professional…
By Lea Rose Emery

9 Sex Positions You'll Wish You Had Tried Sooner

If you've been in a relationship for a long time, chances are you'll reach a place where you want to mix things up in the bedroom. The annoying thing about falling into a sex rut is that you know you should try something new, but the rut means you…
By Lea Rose Emery

7 Ways You Can Tell Your Partner Will Be Emotionally Loyal If They've Cheated In The Past

Of all the things that can be difficult to move past in a relationship, cheating can be one of the hardest. Cheating — and the dishonesty that often surrounds it — can erode trust, stop communication, and damage a relationship in a way that it may…
By Lea Rose Emery

7 Things Relationship Experts Want You To Know If You've Never Initiated A Breakup

There's one dating debate that has never quite been settled — is it better to break up with someone or be broken up with? Or maybe, is it harder to leave or be left? The truth is, it's always going to come down to the specific circumstances of the…
By Lea Rose Emery

Here's How Hinge Members Can Get A Free Burrito At Chipotle This Month

There are a lot of different things that can bring people together. Sometimes it's their interests, sometimes it's their values, and sometimes it's an unstoppable attraction. But sometimes, it's something far bigger and far more profound than any of…
By Lea Rose Emery

17 Sex Toys That Make Amazing Gifts For Your Partner — And You, Too

If you're desperately trying to pick out the perfect gift for that special someone, you shouldn't discount buying a sex toys as a gift this holiday season. Whether you've used a toy before or not, they're a great level-up for your sex life, no…
By Lea Rose Emery

What To Do If Your Partner's Parents Are Visiting Over The Holidays — And You Don't Like Them

The holiday season is normally is associated with family — but it's not always your own family that you're dealing with. If you're in a serious relationship, there's a good chance you're going to be spending some time around your partner's family —…
By Lea Rose Emery

17 Gift Ideas For Your Partner That You Can Actually Afford

Choosing a holiday gift for a partner can be tough. Not only are there so many different options out there, but it can be tricky to tell what the gift-giving expectations are within your relationship. "As you prepare for the holidays, it’s a good…
By Lea Rose Emery

9 Holiday Date Ideas You Can Do With A Group

If you find that your dating life has gotten a little stale, one way to mix it up is to try going on a group date. Whether you've been together for a long time or you're just starting to date someone new, group dates are a great option to spend time…
By Lea Rose Emery

A New Study Busts This Major Myth About Casual Sex & Intimacy

Casual sex isn't for everyone. Some people love the idea and the freedom of hooking up with someone with no strings attached, while others don't like the idea of sex without commitment or consistency. In either case, our culture tends to think of…
By Lea Rose Emery

This Is The Biggest Source Of Holiday Stress, According To Over 1,000 People

It's no secret that the holidays can be an incredibly stressful time. But where exactly is the holiday stress coming from — and how are people coping? A new survey by VitalSmarts, a leadership training company, asked 1,166 people aged 25 to 60 — 76…
By Lea Rose Emery

This Is The Exact Day & Time Tinder Users Use The App The Most

How much swiping did you get up to this year? Some dating app users like to stay glued to their phones and swiping 24/7, while other users are a little more casual and sporadic. But now Tinder, the popular dating app, released data from the past…
By Lea Rose Emery

This Was The Most Used Emoji On Tinder In 2018

With new dating apps — and dating app features — coming out all the time, it can feel like dating apps evolve so rapidly that it can be difficult to keep track. But now Tinder, the popular dating app, is giving us a little insight into how we’ve…
By Lea Rose Emery

Calling Your Partner By A Pet Name Has This Major Effect On Your Relationship

If you have a tendency to roll your eyes when someone calls their partner "sugar drop" or "muffin", you're definitely not alone. But calling a partner a pet name is way more popular than you might think. A new survey from Superdrug Online Doctor,…
By Lea Rose Emery

The Holiday Season Is The Most Popular Time Of The Year For Cheating — Here's Why

You may associate the holiday season with family and friends, or maybe presents, mulled wine, and finding ways to deal with holiday stress. But there's a wholesomeness that we often associate with this time of year (maybe tinged with some…
By Lea Rose Emery

5 Painless Ways To Get Out Of A Bad First Date

There can be a lot of buildup before a first date: What will they be like? Will there be chemistry? What will we talk about? And sometimes the first date is just as magical and spark-filled as you hoped it would be. But sometimes it's not. Sometimes…
By Lea Rose Emery