Posts in category "Couple Intimacy"

Why holding hands should make you feel special

Why holding hands should make you feel special
When you’re dating someone, there are many moments that can feel absolutely amazing and special. especially those moments that seem so very grand! For me, though, there’s nothing that makes me feel more special than one tiny, innocent gesture: holding hands. There’s an innocence, yet deep desire and affection all tied into that gesture and... Read more »

Choosing yourself: When it's a good idea

Choosing yourself: When it's a good idea
As I allude to in my first post back to this blog, after more than four years in a long-term relationship, I suddenly found myself single earlier this year. Yes, right before the cold months and the holidays, when no one wants to be single. Now, granted, it was my choice. But it didn’t make... Read more »

Women, men and couple stress: Rutgers relationship study hits home

Women, men and couple stress: Rutgers relationship study hits home
Does an unhappy wife mean an unhappy life? No one ever said relationships would be easy. But then again, both the sweetest and the hardest things in live require you to go through a little bit of work before you can enjoy it or learn from it. I share this logical insight for two reasons:... Read more »
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How Do You Spell Love? 'The Avengers', That's How

How Do You Spell Love? 'The Avengers', That's How
Want to show your sweetie you care? Try comic books. Rewind here: When Sav and I started getting serious way over a year ago, I wanted to look for all sorts of ways to get closer, because ideally when you’re into someone, that’s what you try to do. I quickly learned he was a comic... Read more »

Sexy Stats About What Turns Us On In Politics

Sexy Stats About What Turns Us On In Politics
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve noticed that the political talk is RIPE these days! Occupy Wall Street has made it into the pop culture mainstream… And even the GOP debates are standard/comedic/intense fodder for the news, blogs and more. Well, political leanings aside, I couldn’t resist sharing a few humorous numbers that... Read more »

Why Polar Opposites Can Attract In Dating

Why Polar Opposites Can Attract In Dating
The last few months have been a whirlwind with writing, my offline work and even the couple thing, which I casually mentioned after an annoying incident with an even more annoying waitress… But I digress. Anyway, in the last few months, I’ve been learning the ins and outs of the whole “couple” thing and specifically... Read more »
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New Study Says Cuddle Time More Important For Men

New Study Says Cuddle Time More Important For Men
Ladies, NEWSFLASH. This little piece of news is pretty nice: men need frequent kissing or cuddling time to be happy in relationships, according to a new study cited in in the Daily Mail. Now I should probably say right here that the study focused on middle-aged couples (people that have been together for about 25... Read more »

Kisses & Broken Hearts: What Does It Take For Lasting Love? (New Study)

Do any of us often realize what it takes to find lasting love? Sure, we can complain about all the “Wrong Ones” we have to get through… But it looks like now there’s some type of average of what it takes to find “the one”. And for women, it’s kissing 22 men, having four long-term... Read more »

Not Sure If It's Love? Give It Three Years!

Relationships, like seasons, change. They start off with heat, passion, sexy and all that other good stuff that drives people to do the strangest things in the name of love. Then, it ebbs and flows, and then it’s either meant to last or it isn’t. Pretty simple cycle when you break it down. But when... Read more »
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Some Notes on Public Displays of Affection (Or, PDA)

When we’re really into someone, it’s so easy to forget yourself and the world around you. You’re suddenly reminded of all the reasons why you like someone and a handhold can become a kiss, a touch, a stroke…  Yes, sometimes it’s easy to get so carried away that this physical display gets a little messy... Read more »