This Couple's Costco Wedding Shoot Involved Pizza Slices and a Mountain of Mac 'N' Cheese

Jessica Ayala Brown met her husband Brandon at their local Costco, so it only made sense to snap their wedding photos there a few years later – and they turned out to be “cheesy” in the best way possible. During a shopping trip to her local Costco in Waipahu, HA, a few years back, Jessica…read more

Call Me Cheesy, but I'm Pasta-tively in Love With This Couple's Olive Garden Engagement Shoot

Some couples take their engagement photos on a beach, in a field of flowers, or at a local monument. But Samantha Roberts and Jeff Gilleland, on the other hand, recently celebrated their future wedding with a photo shoot at Olive Garden – and yes, the results are pasta-tively glorious. Olive Garden has been a huge…read more

The 1 Thing My Partner and I Did That Instantly Improved Our Sex Life

A popular adage says the bedroom should be for two things: sleep and sex. I think you can argue that it should also include self-care, as some of the most gratifying “me” nights of my life have been spent in the throws of my comfy sheets – reading, writing, meditating, et al. My fiancĂ© is…read more

The Most Important Thing You Can Do For a Friend? Just Show Up

It was the middle of a New York City Winter, and I remember the thick snow pounding my face as I navigated my way to one of my favorite wine bars on the Upper East Side. There was already at least six inches of snow on the ground, but my two best girlfriends and I…read more

Here's What I Wish I Could Tell My Younger Self About Having a Serious Boyfriend in College

I look back on my college years with absolutely no regrets. I attended a state school, and I definitely basked in the experience. I studied in libraries while sipping on lattes, went to a kegger or two (or three), lived with three roommates who I absolutely loved, and traveled during the Summers (as much as…read more

I Was a Virgin All Through College, and This Is How I Feel About It Now

Warning: some things discussed in this personal essay may be triggering to survivors of sexual assault. Most people are still surprised that I voluntarily stayed a virgin throughout college. Given some of the less forgiving stigmas and stereotypes about abstinence, I can definitely understand why. I’m not religious in any sense of the word, nor…read more

8 Perks of Having a Friend With Benefits

If there’s one thing millennials complain about the most, it’s dating. We live in an age where app culture is like glorified online shopping. We can be too quick to swipe left after seeing one picture and too quick to ghost after one date. Just like ordering Postmates, it’s easy to log onto the apps…read more

This Couple Got Married by Candlelight During the NYC Blackout, and It Looked SO Romantic

I’ve got a great story from the Great New York City Blackout of 2019.This couple was getting married at The Plaza. The lights went out during the wedding. They said their vows in the dark. No food; just candles.But they made the best of the situation and danced the night away. pic.twitter.com/0jT0MGJ6Mf – Emma G….read more

30 Hot Ideas For the Single Girl’s Summer Bucket List

There’s no better time to be a single gal than in the Summer – am I right? Just think of all the people waiting to be met and all the fun to be had. And forget needing a partner to enjoy the season – you can have the best time ever with friends or even…read more

This Photographer Transforms Photos of Couples Into Sexy and Surreal Works of Art

The Fourth festivities may be over, but these steamy photos bring the fireworks! Photographer Joan Carol is talented at capturing stunning, romantic moments on camera and transforming them into magical shots. He has a particular knack for showcasing the raw passion between couples in intimate moments, and his underwater and beach-set photos are truly spectacular…read more

This Jilted Bride Donated Her Wedding Dinner to the Homeless

Determined to turn heartbreak into hope, this bride took her groom’s cold feet and $35,000 wedding bill and turned it into a feast for the homeless, donating her reception’s four-star dinner to local shelters. Source: Suger

15 Perks of Getting Married in Your Early 20s (or Even Younger)

Remember when getting married in your early 20s was the norm? Now it seems like tying the knot young is a social faux pas that everyone is shying away from. First you go to school, then you graduate, establish a career, gain financial security, and then settle down with your SO. So where are the…read more

12 Bomb Dot Com Halloween Costumes For Couples

Ready to travel back in time this Halloween? If you love all things ’90s (duh), and you’re paired up with either a significant other or BFF this Oct. 31, have we got a treat for you. Take your couples costume back two decades to the land of Pogs and Power Rangers with these ’90s Halloween…read more

29 New Books You’ll Want to Read This Fall

Now that the hot Summer months are coming to an end, it’s time to start planning your Fall reading list! Curl up on the couch with a cup of tea and check out women’s fiction author Brenda Janowitz‘s picks for the best new Fall books of 2015! And if you missed it, here are her…read more

How to Throw a 1920s Wedding Inspired by The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby is a classic love story that never goes out of style, which makes it the perfect theme for your wedding day. Our friends over at Be Inspired PR shared these elegant decor ideas so you won’t have to travel back in time to re-create the magic of the 1920s. Check them out…read more

36 Little Ways to Know Your Significant Other Really Loves You

Grand gestures are great, but sometimes elaborate expressions of affection can seem a little over the top. With my boyfriend, it’s the little things that really mean the most – the stuff that shows me that I’m on his mind or the things he does that I know he wouldn’t do for anyone else (like…read more

60 Sexy Halloween Couples Costume Ideas

Halloween is notorious for bringing out the sexy in all of us, so why not let your significant other join in on the action? We’ve rounded up some of the most romantic (and maybe even a little raunchy) couples costumes out there. Get creative with your partner in crime this year, and add some sex…read more

11 Incredibly Sexy and Salacious Movies of 2015

We know you’re all about popping open a bottle of fizzy Champagne, throwing on your best pair of fuzzy socks, and plopping down on the couch to watch a steamy movie any night of the week (seriously, what better way to relax?). In honor of that much-beloved tradition, we’ve rounded up the sexiest flicks of…read more

25 Magical Cinderella Halloween Costumes

You may have spent the majority of your childhood dressing up like Cinderella and imagining that one day your Prince Charming would come, or maybe you just tend to lose your shoes a lot. Either way, these are perfect costume options for you! Deck yourself out in magical Disney princess garb, and shake it up…read more

25 Magical Cinderella Halloween Costumes

You may have spent the majority of your childhood dressing up like Cinderella and imagining that one day your Prince Charming would come, or maybe you just tend to lose your shoes a lot. Either way, these are perfect costume options for you! Deck yourself out in magical Disney princess garb, and shake it up…read more