Love&Sex

How To Cultivate Consent And Define Boundaries In Relationships

How To Cultivate Consent And Define Boundaries In Relationships

What is consent? It is time to clearly define this important concept in our existing intimate relationships and in our possible new relationships. This will create a more nurturing social culture and extinguish toxicity too common in our history. More than I regret any of my nos, I regret quite a few of my yeses. To this day, I don’t understand why […]

continue reading

50 Feminist Dating Rules

50 Feminist Dating Rules

How many times have you heard that women shouldn’t be picky when it comes to dating? It’s repeated often, but the reality is that women should be picky. They shouldn’t compromise who they are or what they believe in for romantic relationships.  This goes especially for feminists. Back when I used dating apps, the word “feminist” appeared on my profiles. […]

continue reading

Are Dating Apps An Addiction?

Are Dating Apps An Addiction?

In this day and age, technology has impacted almost every aspect of daily life– and dating is no exception. From the popular apps like Tinder and Bumble, to the more obscure like Hater and Tastebuds, the dating world has largely moved online. And while dating apps are praised for making dating more accessible in our fast-paced society, like many other […]

continue reading

Boys Are Taught To Pressure Girls For Sex

Boys Are Taught To Pressure Girls For Sex

Whether we like it or not, boys grow up in a society that tells them they are owed sex. That, in turn, affects how boys look at girls and perceive relationships. This toxic perspective is changing, but it’s best to recognize the problem areas. If you grew up in the United States, it is almost inevitable that you’ve been subject […]

continue reading

Emotional Labor Has Become A Woman’s Responsibility

Photo by Ben White

In our society, women are often looked to for emotional support by everyone else around them. This responsibility is a full-time job. And women are conditioned during their youth to take on this responsibility. Here’s one experience of how this is so. “I want to say: we come from difference, Jonas, you have been taught to grow out, I have been […]

continue reading

Why Women Fake Orgasms

Why Women Fake Orgasms

It’s true – women may fake orgasms. But there are multiple reasons as to why this happens, many of which support a patriarchal system. Here are four reasons below: About a year ago, I ran into a guy I’d been on two dates with at a Metric concert. I’d declined the third date because I wasn’t really feeling it, but […]

continue reading

Why I Don’t Believe in a Soulmate—and Why You Shouldn’t Either

Why I Don’t Believe in a Soulmate—and Why You Shouldn’t Either

It’s clear that America is obsessed with the idea of true love. America’s hyper-romanticized culture is traced back to misconceptions like “love-at-first-sight” propaganda, romantic-comedy fantasies, and Disney’s influence on our perception of relationships. The idea of true love—the undying devotion and never-ending passionate bliss with someone— is making us unhappy. It’s preventing us from fostering positive relationships by creating unrealistic […]

continue reading

Women Are Not Complicated – Here’s Why

Photo by Ayo Ogunseinde

Throughout history, literature, and media, women are lauded to be “complicated” or a “mystery.”  The minds and emotions of women are especially perplexing, apparently. This stereotype continues today and perpetuates multiple negative connotations about both women and men. But the truth is: Women aren’t complicated. Here are five reasons why. When a friend of mine told me she only dated […]

continue reading

What’s Up With Your Sex Drive During Your Cycle

What’s Up With Your Sex Drive During Your Cycle

Fertility can come with a lot of baggage. And by baggage, we mean all the not-always-glamourous side effects associated with menstruation and ovulation. Women are no strangers to the ups and downs in our fertility cycle—especially when it comes to our sex drive during this time. But how much do we really know about how our sex drive can affect […]

continue reading

How To Reclaim Sex And Safety After Sexual Assault

How To Reclaim Sex And Safety After Sexual Assault

It’s Sexual Assault Awareness Month and it is critical that we better support survivors. We must help cultivate a safe environment. Many survivors of sexual assault will experience changes or difficulties when engaging in sexual activity afterward. When we conceptualize the ways a person is changed after sexual assault – whether big or small, temporary or permanent, and anything in […]

continue reading

No Fear, No Walls: How To Foster A Better Relationship With Yourself

No Fear, No Walls: How To Foster A Better Relationship With Yourself

We did it! We’ve survived an agonizing first month of the Trump Presidency with little to no relief to look forward to. In the last few weeks we’ve covered ways that we can start strengthening relationships in the Trump Era, starting with our communities and our loved ones. Now it’s time to tackle building a stronger relationship with someone who’s […]

continue reading

Break Down Walls By Strengthening Your Relationship With Your Loved Ones

Break Down Walls By Strengthening Your Relationship With Your Loved Ones

Navigating the Trump Era is no easy course, and it has definitely put a strain on the relationships we have with the people we encounter on a daily basis. We’ve addressed how we can build stronger relationships on a larger scale, starting with our communities. Now we’re getting a little closer to home by figuring out ways we can strengthen […]

continue reading

The Art Of Reconciling The Sexist Attitudes Of Those You Know

The Art Of Reconciling The Sexist Attitudes Of Those You Know

It’s one thing to dismiss a stranger’s sexist remark or attitude. You probably won’t see them again after that encounter. But what happens when it’s with someone you’re related to, a close friend, or even someone you have to work with on a daily basis? As much as we’d like to see it cease to exist, sexist attitudes are out […]

continue reading
Social links powered by Ecreative Internet Marketing

Don't miss out on exclusive articles, interviews & members only events.

Join us if you believe that Women and Girls should be treated with respect.

  • Get access to exclusive events not available on this website!
  • Free updates and sneak peaks of our latest content!