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 fiancé 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

18 Student-Professor Sex and Relationship Confessions

Have you ever pursued a relationship with professor or vice versa? Or have you ever just really wanted to and never had the chance? These 18 confessions from our friends at Whisper are all about student-professor relationships and make you feel like you might have missed out in school.

29 Ways to Channel Your Inner Mean Girl This Halloween

One of the most hilariously accurate depictions of the “girl world” also happens to be an awesome source of inspiration for easy Halloween costumes. Mean Girls will probably go down in history as the most fetch female movie known to womankind, so why not throw together the groolest getup based on your favorite character from…read more

9 Signs of a Man Who Will Never Stop Loving You

Finding a man who’s willing and ready to settle down and love you FOREVER is no easy task (I don’t care what anyone says – dudes are way more complicated than their female counterparts). So when you do find the one, it’s like walking down the street and discovering a hundred dollar bill on the…read more

9 Signs of a Man Who Will Never Stop Loving You

Finding a man who’s willing and ready to settle down and love you FOREVER is no easy task (I don’t care what anyone says – dudes are way more complicated than their female counterparts). So when you do find the one, it’s like walking down the street and discovering a hundred dollar bill on the…read more

2015’s Sexy Halloween Costumes Will Burn Your Eyes – They’re So Bizarre

We’re all about cuing the sass and wearing something sexy for Halloween, but sometimes stores take it to the next level. The latest costume to catch the Internet’s attention is Yandy’s Sexy Donald Trump costume. Too far? Probably. But it’s also pretty hilarious. Check out all the weird and ridiculous Halloween costumes coming out this…read more

15 Books to Give Your Friends Going Through a Quarter-Life Crisis

Being a 20-something woman these days can be overwhelming, to say the least. You’re navigating the anxieties of postgrad life as an “adult” (whatever that means), sorting through the ups and downs of dating, trying to hold onto friendships with your girlfriends who may be in different stages of life, and hunting for your dream…read more

32 Gift Ideas For Girls Who Love Their Sleep

Everyone has that friend who rolls into work with bedhead and pillow marks on her face, who consistently is running late to appointments or almost misses flights because she oversleeps, and who spends her weekends napping. For my friends, that person is me – I just love sleep. In bed, on a plane, on the couch,…read more

32 Gift Ideas For Girls Who Love Their Sleep

Everyone has that friend who rolls into work with bedhead and pillow marks on her face, who consistently is running late to appointments or almost misses flights because she oversleeps, and who spends her weekends napping. For my friends, that person is me – I just love sleep. In bed, on a plane, on the couch,…read more

5 Simple Tips to Keep the Spark Alive After Moving In Together

When a relationship shifts into the living-together phase, it can be difficult to maintain the exciting spark that exists in the beginning. There’s a tendency to treat each other as roommates instead of romantic partners, but a few simple tweaks to your everyday routine can help to amp up the chemistry and strengthen your bond….read more

20 Things That You Do When You're in a Long-Term Relationship

Every relationship has a “honeymoon phase” filled with butterflies, kisses, and the thrill of new love . . . and once that fades, you start peeing with the door open. Yeah, that sounds harsh and unromantic, but the truth is that long-term relationships have their own perks. From being 100 percent comfortable with your partner…read more