SHOWING ARTICLES TAGGED WITH Romance

Make your next relationship the happiest one of your life.

Dating Strategy: How To Meet a Really Good Guy

Make your next relationship the happiest one of your life.

by Dr. Pepper Schwartz, AARP

Try these communication secrets from the experts on romance.

3 Ways To Get Closer To Your Partner

Try these communication secrets from the experts on romance.

by Dr Pepper Schwartz

Go ahead, get in touch with your sensual side, and have more fun in bed.

6 Ways To Improve Your Sex Life

Go ahead, get in touch with your sensual side, and have more fun in bed.

by Dr Pepper Schwartz

A new drug promises to lift your libido.

Will the New Desire Drug Spark Your Sex Life

A new drug promises to lift your libido.

by Candy Sagon

Forget flirt tips and just remember this: Women like men who are funny, and men like women who laugh.

Laughter: The Flirting Strategy That Works

Forget flirt tips and just remember this: Women like men who are funny, and men like women who laugh.

by Janice Holly Booth

And when you definitely, positively should not. Here are some do’s and don’ts when reuniting with your first love.

When You Should Contact Your First Love

And when you definitely, positively should not. Here are some do’s and don’ts when reuniting with your first love.

by Janice Holly Booth

Can you find true love with someone who’s a lot younger (or older) than you?

How Much Does Age Difference Matter in a Relationship?

Can you find true love with someone who’s a lot younger (or older) than you?

by Dr. Pepper Schwartz

How to break bad karma patterns that hold you back.

Can Karma Help You Find the Love of Your Life?

How to break bad karma patterns that hold you back.

by Janice Holly Booth

Dr. Ruth rules on when to share sex fantasies in bed

Too Shy To Ask for What You Want?

Dr. Ruth rules on when to share sex fantasies in bed

by Janice Holly Booth

Yes, you can go to bed mad. Check out these 4 other myths that may be doing you wrong.

Forget These Relationship ”Rules” Right Now

Yes, you can go to bed mad. Check out these 4 other myths that may be doing you wrong.

by Dr. Pepper Schwartz

Before saying “I do,” consider saying “I don’t” to these traditions

Reinventing Midlife Weddings

Before saying “I do,” consider saying “I don’t” to these traditions

by Janice Holly Booth

  Believe it or not, it began ”To whom it may concern.” From ”Purple Clover”

The Dating Profile That Brought Me Love

Believe it or not, it began ”To whom it may concern.” From ”Purple Clover”

by Larry Carlat

A little imagination can make a second date the kind of experience that leads to a new relationship.

Second Date—Much More Telling Than the First

A little imagination can make a second date the kind of experience that leads to a new relationship.

by Janice Holly Booth

Using this form of communication can hurt your relationship, unless…

Is Texting Hurting Your Relationship?

Using this form of communication can hurt your relationship, unless…

by Janice Holly Booth

Maybe it’s time to stop believing in fairy tales and search for your soulmate.

Still Searching For Your Soulmate?

Maybe it’s time to stop believing in fairy tales and search for your soulmate.

by Janice Holly Booth

Many people use rebound sex to cope with their loss. Hear some advices on the best way to move forward from a ruptured relationship.

Is Rebound Romance Ever a Good Idea?

Many people use rebound sex to cope with their loss. Hear some advices on the best way to move forward from a ruptured relationship.

by Janice Holly Booth

Pep up love’s official day with these inspired twists on old traditions

Reimagine Valentine’s Day

Pep up love’s official day with these inspired twists on old traditions

by Janice Holly Booth

 Try these oft-missed movies for a real—and memorable—tug at the heart strings

Is Your Valentine’s Movie List Stuck on Rewind?

Try these oft-missed movies for a real—and memorable—tug at the heart strings

by Janice Holly Booth

A simple practice can reduce stress, lower blood pressure and keep your brain younger

I have Sex Twice a Week. Am I Normal?

A simple practice can reduce stress, lower blood pressure and keep your brain younger

by Dr. Pepper Schwartz

On this issue, men and women achieve equality. Finally, we want the same things when finding a mate

What We Prize Most in a Mate

On this issue, men and women achieve equality. Finally, we want the same things when finding a mate

by Janice Holly Booth

What’s the secret to long-lasting romance? Is it about being truly “in love”? Or more about lust? Do we chalk it up to chemistry? And, if so, then why hasn’t science—or somebody’s fairy godmother—mixed up a quick-fix potion we can enjoy at cocktail hour? Because we all know storybook romance when we see it. A typically dashing George Clooney left this year’s Golden Globe audience slightly weak at the knees when he paid special tribute to his new wife, Amal, during his acceptance speech for a lifetime achievement award. “Amal,” he said, “whatever alchemy it is that brought us together, I couldn’t be more proud to be your husband.”

For Love … and Alchemy

What’s the secret to long-lasting romance? Is it about being truly “in love”? Or more about lust? Do we chalk it up to chemistry? And, if so, then why hasn’t science—or somebody’s fairy godmother—mixed up a quick-fix potion we can enjoy at cocktail hour? Because we all know storybook romance when we see it. A typically dashing George Clooney left this year’s Golden Globe audience slightly weak at the knees when he paid special tribute to his new wife, Amal, during his acceptance speech for a lifetime achievement award. “Amal,” he said, “whatever alchemy it is that brought us together, I couldn’t be more proud to be your husband.”

by Janice Holly Booth and Kristina Johnson

How to interpret the most freighted phrase in dating

Getting Hung Up On I Love You

How to interpret the most freighted phrase in dating

by Dr. Pepper Schwartz

Become part of a global sex survey and see what everybody else is doing

A Free Peek Into the Sex Lives of Other People

Become part of a global sex survey and see what everybody else is doing

by Janice Holly Booth

  Taking up where we left off after 40 years sounded promising, ended up surprising , from <em> Purple Clover</em>

One More Time With Feeling: Dating an Old Flame

Taking up where we left off after 40 years sounded promising, ended up surprising , from Purple Clover

by Helene Kirschbaum

A midlife single asks, can’t men and women just be friends? From <em> Purple Clover</em>

Having “The Talk” With Your Date

A midlife single asks, can’t men and women just be friends? From Purple Clover

by Stacia Friedman

When it comes to sex, most women say love is a turn-on. Discover women’s attitude about love and sex.

What’s Love Got to Do With It?

When it comes to sex, most women say love is a turn-on. Discover women’s attitude about love and sex.

by Janice Holly Booth

 It takes more than love to make a relationship tick long-term

The Marriage Meter: 5 Hallmarks of Happiness

It takes more than love to make a relationship tick long-term

by Dr. Pepper Schwartz

There’s comfort in long relationships, but there’s danger too. Does your sex life need a jump-start?

Can Contentment Kill Desire?

There’s comfort in long relationships, but there’s danger too. Does your sex life need a jump-start?

by Janice Holly Booth

 Discover the surprising (and hopeful) reason that half of all boomers have split from their mates

The 50-Percent Divorce Factor

Discover the surprising (and hopeful) reason that half of all boomers have split from their mates

by Dr. Pepper Schwartz

Do men like bad girls? Surprise. Surprise. A new study shows that nice women finish first.

Do Men Really Prefer Bad Girls?

Do men like bad girls? Surprise. Surprise. A new study shows that nice women finish first.

by Janice Holly Booth

Why undressing your ego leads to greater sexual satisfaction

Sex: The Problem With Perfection

Why undressing your ego leads to greater sexual satisfaction

by Janice Holly Booth

It may serve no reproductive purpose, but there are some excellent reasons to smooch. The following kissing benefits will surprise you.

Good News About Kissing

It may serve no reproductive purpose, but there are some excellent reasons to smooch. The following kissing benefits will surprise you.

by Janice Holly Booth

The trip to Tuscany was just the icing—the real celebration is growing together. From  <em> Purple Clover</em>

25 Years and Still in Love

The trip to Tuscany was just the icing—the real celebration is growing together. From Purple Clover

by Sharon Greenthal

Marriage stuck in the doldrums? Paddle your way to more exhilarating waters. From <em> Purple Clover</em>

Blind Date With Your Mate

Marriage stuck in the doldrums? Paddle your way to more exhilarating waters. From Purple Clover

by Shannon Bradley-Colleary

10 easy ways to get excited about each other all over again

Your Marriage Bores You—Now What?

10 easy ways to get excited about each other all over again

by Dr. Pepper Schwartz

Coming up with new ideas for together time can be hard. Why not let others do the thinking for you!

Can Groupon daily deals improve your relationship?

Coming up with new ideas for together time can be hard. Why not let others do the thinking for you!

by Janice Holly Booth