Things Every Woman Should Know About Sex by Age 40 : Does your sex life need a makeover? Here’s your chance to brush up. From sex myths to sexual etiquette to health-boosting bedroom tips, these are the truths about sex every woman should know.
How Often You Should Aim to Have Sex with Your Partner : I have a habit that’s admittedly a little weird: I’m very aware of how often my husband Chris and I get busy. And by “aware,” I mean I totally keep track. I don’t mark it down in a calendar or anything, but I’m definitely on top of what went down when.
Long-Distance Runners Have Better Sex Lives : You probably already envy every woman who passes you during a road race. If you don’t (and good for you, taking the high road!), you’re about to: Fast endurance runners may have higher sex drives and better sex lives than their slower-paced competitors, according to a new study published in PLOS ONE.
Should You Go on a Second Date? There are a few important things you should consider before going on a second date. While it’s crucial to give your date a second chance, you can easily save yourself a lot of trouble and time if you know it’s best to start looking for another guy. You don’t want to be on a date wishing you’d stayed home, right? Think over these things before you say ‘yes’ to a second date just to make sure you’re really on the right track and with the right guy.
Reasons Why Men in 30’s Cheat : Infidelity is increasing at an alarming rate. Statistically, men are more prone to cheating than women and it’s estimated that up to 60% of all married individuals will engage in some form of infidelity at some point in their marriage.
The question is, “Why?” Why do men cheat? Well, there may be a number of reasons and is probably different for every man in different stages of life.
Let’s look into the reasons Why Men in 30’s may be cheating.
Things That Gave You Butterflies When You Were a Virgin : High school was an awkward time, no doubt about it. And we’re guessing if given the chance, you probably wouldn’t do it again. But even if thinking back on your teenage self makes you cringe, you can’t deny that those years were host to some of your most stomach-flipping, butterfly-inducing moments. Here are just a few things that have no place in our adult lives—but that seriously gave us the butterflies once upon a time thanks to all that sexual tension.
It’s highly likely that you have a ranking of your favorite sex positions. Maybe girl on top makes you feel like the hottest cowgirl-goddess hybrid at the rodeo but doggy style just ends with your cervix feeling like one giant bruise. It’s the same for guys; here’s a glimpse inside a man’s mind when you’re getting it on.
Sex is a pleasurable activity and like any other physical activity, you burn calories doing it. So yes, sex does help in burning some amount of calories which can contribute in you losing weight. But depending entirely on it to reach your weight loss goals can be a bit too farfetched. Here’s how much you burn.
Getting some isn’t always a good thing—even for dudes.
That sinking feeling in your stomach whenever their name comes up; the face-palm you do at the very sight of their Facebook profile. Many women have someone from their past who they wish they could build a time machine to go back and “unsleep” with. What about men, though? Conventional wisdom tells us that with the “Y” chromosome comes a fixation with sex that knows no bounds. Is it even possible, then, for a man to do the deed and then wish afterward that he hadn’t? I talked to five of my close dude friends and found out that the answer is a resounding “yes.” Here are their stories. (Note: Names have been changed to protect the repentant.)
No, this article isn’t going to drone on about the usual passion props. After 30 years of researching what works in helping couples revive their relationships, including sex, I simply can’t just buy into the tips that you now find in every glossy magazine.
Want it, need it, have to have it — but what precisely is happening when you’re climaxing? Here, the science behind the female orgasm
It’s the only thing that feels better than diving into a cool lake on a sweltering day, biting into a juicy cheeseburger when you’re starving, or even getting your wallet back after losing it on vacation abroad. An orgasm is that good. Which is why it bites that it doesn’t happen more often. According to several major surveys, only 25 percent of women always climax during sex with a partner.
While many women think that Valentine’s Day is a day of love and intimacy, most men think that it’s just an artificial holiday that is cooked up by the greeting card and floral industries. Here are a few interesting facts that prove Valentine’s Day is the most significant day in February for us.
There’s gotta be some silver lining to a dry spell, right?
In life, there are a couple universal truths that stand the test of time: Peanut butter tastes better with jelly. A bike ride on a brisk fall day is always a good idea. And, yes, dry spells happen to the best of us. But about that last one: Even though you may have heard that having a longer party of one means that your vagina could become “tighter,” experts say that this is actually not the case. At all.
How Normal Is It for Sex to Hurt? Sex may be pretty much synonymous with pleasure, but that doesn’t mean that the experience is always pain-free. If getting it on makes you feel things in an “ouch” kind of way, you’re not alone. According to a new study published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine, a whopping 30 percent of women reported pain during their most recent roll in the hay.
Everyone has sexual fantasies, and that’s a good thing—they can take regular ol’ sex into straight-up OMG amazing territory. Apart from being like an X-rated On Demand movie that makes anything possible in your own mind, fantasies are also interesting when you want to get a peek into what really makes a guy tick. We reached out to real men for the no-holds-barred truth when it comes to the absolute hottest fantasies they usually keep private. Take a look at their responses, and file them away as inspiration for a night when you want to spice things up a bit.