relationships

The 7 Fascinating Differences Between How Men And Women Fall In Love, According To Science

When it comes to dating and forming relationships, there aren't too many differences between how men and women fall in love. Due to biology and societal expectations, the process of falling in love can vary slightly between them, in terms of what eac…
By Carolyn Steber

9 Sex Games That Can Help Bring The Passion Back In Your Relationship

When it comes to romantic relationships, aside from having a strong emotional connection, a physical connection is important, too. If you feel your sex life isn’t what it used to be, luckily, there are ways to get the passion back into your relations…
By Natalia Lusinski

Here's Your Horoscope For The Weekend

We’re constantly fascinated by what our zodiac sign says about our lives, whether it's which signs are most compatible or how each sign handles conflict in relationships. That's why Bustle has enlisted Mecca Woods, a New York City-based astrologer of…
By Mecca Woods

Serena Williams Is Raising Awareness For This Common Form Of Abuse — And She Wants Your Help

One of the many ways women throughout the world are held back from living their lives and achieving their potential is through domestic violence. This crime can take many forms, from physical and sexual abuse to verbal and emotional abuse. But one le…
By Suzannah Weiss

Here's Your Horoscope For Today

We’re constantly fascinated by what our zodiac sign says about our lives, whether it's which signs are most compatible or how each sign handles conflict in relationships. That's why Bustle has enlisted Mecca Woods, a New York City-based astrologer of…
By Mecca Woods

7 Signs You Deserve More Than What Your Partner Is Giving You

Whether it's brand new or long-term, all relationships should involve a give and take. And, in that give and take, ultimately, each partner should be giving equal amounts. This isn't to suggest that the relationship should be equal at all times, in e…
By Amanda Chatel

The 9 Main Reasons People Cheat — That Have Nothing To Do With Sex

When you think about all the reasons why people cheat, sex usually lands at the top of the list. If a person is going behind their partner's back, and hooking up with someone else, it stands to reason their main interest is that physical satisfaction…
By Carolyn Steber

Couples Therapists Say These 7 Things Almost Always Lead To Break Up

People will breakup for a number of reasons. Sometimes the signs of an impending breakup will be easy to spot. For example, you might fight a lot or someone might've cheated. In other cases, one partner might just decide they're no longer happy and w…
By Kristine Fellizar

People Who Have Selfies On Their Dating Profiles Get More Messages, PlentyOfFish Finds

You probably see them everywhere from social media feeds to online dating profiles: Selfies. Although some can be pretty cheesy, others can be quite artistic. And today, you may feel the pressure is on since it’s National Selfie Day. But, the great t…
By Natalia Lusinski

7 Signs Your Attachment To Your Partner Is Actually An Unhealthy Codependency

It's so easy to give your all to your relationship when you're really, really invested. If you're an especially giving type, you'll enjoy going out of your way to make your partner feel completely loved, wanted, and secure. While there's absolutely n…
By Kristine Fellizar

7 Things It’s Never OK For Your Partner To Criticize You For, According To Experts

There are a lot of different facets of being someone's partner: you're their support system, their teammate, their lover, their biggest advocate — but at times, you have to play the role of concerned critic, too. Everyone messes up occasionally, and …
By Laken Howard

Single, Childless Women Over 30 Don't Feel Represented In The Media — And That Needs To Change

When it comes to how women are portrayed in the media, we've certainly come a long way since the days of The Donna Reed Show and its "happy housewife" trope — but even in 2018, it's clear that we still have a *very* long way to go. According to a new…
By Laken Howard

My Boyfriend & I Tried Meditating For 30 Days To Improve Our Sex Life & It Worked... Sort Of

Read enough sex advice columns, and you’ll conclude there’s only one way for a couple to rejuvenate a sex life gone stale: get kinky. Whether that means threesomes, new toys, bondage or what-have-you, a little experimentation in the bedroom is appare…
By Kelly Gonsalves

Here's Your Daily Horoscope For Today

We’re constantly fascinated by what our zodiac sign says about our lives, whether it's which signs are most compatible or how each sign handles conflict in relationships. That's why Bustle has enlisted Mecca Woods, a New York City-based astrologer of…
By Mecca Woods

Bisexuals Are The Largest Group Within The LGBTQ Community — And It's Time To Stop Doubting Us

Pride is upon us. And while we’re out there rocking our rainbows and drenching ourselves in glitter, Pride is also a good time to talk about some of the deeper issues facing the queer community. The first Pride march, after all, was a protest against…
By Emma McGowan

This Country Is Using Tinder The Most At The World Cup This Year

The FIFA World Cup has been going on in Russia since June 14 and it’s hard to find someone *not* watching it. Over the month-long football (read: soccer) tournament, 64 matches will be played. However, Tinder matches are proving to be the top winner …
By Natalia Lusinski

This Is The One Sex Toy That Changed My Life & Not In The Way You Think

To say that I've tried my fair share of vibrators would be an understatement. Since a good friend and their boyfriend chaperoned me on my first trip to Babeland in New York city to show me the wonderful world of vibes, I've been sold. I've owned them…
By Lea Rose Emery

If You Do These 7 Things With Your Partner, You’re More Likely To Stay Deeply In Love

Falling in love with someone is the easy part. You're naturally more excited about being with someone when things are shiny and new. But when the honeymoon period fades and you've settled into a more comfortable state, that's where the challenge aris…
By Kristine Fellizar

9 People Reveal What Sex With Their Partner Was Really Like The First Time

No matter how sexually experienced you are, your first time having sex with someone new can still be a nerve-wracking experience. Sex is a super intimate act that requires a lot of trust, and the first time you're that vulnerable with someone can be …
By Laken Howard

9 Activities Your Partner Should Enjoy Doing With You If They're "The One"

Whether you like to admit it or not, we all go into relationships with a set of expectations. Some relationship expectations are too high, and some are not. But according to experts, one of the biggest and most reasonable expectations you should have…
By Kristine Fellizar