Do you have an opinion on love, dating, sex and relationships? Come tell us about it on YourTango's community blog.
ice bucket challenge

Am I A Loser Because Nobody Ice Bucket Challenged Me?

Unless you've been living under a rock, you know that over the last few weeks people all over the world have been participating in the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money and awareness for ALS. It's been wildly successful, both in raising money and in drenching participants. The challenge begins when a friend nominates you to either have a cold bucket of water dumped on your head, or donate $100 to the ALS Association. People have been nominating their friends with each pour, which has made the challenge go viral.

Celebrity Selfies

15 Types Of Selfies You're Posting — And What They Really Mean

The word ‘selfie’ was coined in Australia in the olden days (2002). A drunk guy posted a blurry image of himself and posted it on social media for all to see. I’m sure there were many selfies before then, but they weren’t documented on the internet, and as we now know, that means they don’t count. Social media brings many pros and cons to this world we live in and we’re not quite sure what merit the selfe brings, but we’re thankful it made its mark!

Betty White and Charlie Sheen
Photo Credit:

From Reese To 50 Cent, Here Are 22 Unlikely Celebrity Friendships

Ah, unlikely celebrity friendships. You are what makes the world go round. Nothing makes us happier than when two celebs who should be polar opposites come together in peace and love. Improbable celebrity duos running out and about in the world fill us with joy, and we hope they do for you, too. Sure, soul mates like Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart, with their precious bowler hats and selfies, fill us with love and hope for a bright future, but there's just something magical about two people coming together from completely different ends of the celeb spectrum.

Asics shoe

How To Rock A Stylish Mommy Uniform

When we enter parenthood, sleep definitely goes out the window, and sometimes (unfortunately) so does our focus on fashion. Sleep deprivation makes you care a heck of a lot less about what you’re wearing, and how you’re wearing it. A successful day in the life of a new mommy rests upon whether or not teeth have been brushed and enough water has been guzzled. Pajamas usually become a staple in the new wardrobe and a scrunchy becomes a necessity instead of the enemy. To help other new moms combat lackluster style habits, we’ve come up with some easy fashion fixes.

unemployed husband
Work it out together!

3 Things Your Unemployed Husband Won't Tell You

If you're a working woman with an unemployed husband, you are not alone. According to new research on modern fatherhood conducted by the University of East Anglia, fewer men are taking up the role of breadwinner. And while your guy is the one that has to make his re-entry into the workplace happen, there are a few things that you can do to help him get back in the saddle.

Elmo Arrested
Credit: Sesame Street/Sesame Street

7 Children's Characters Arrested For Crimes Of Passion

If the Information Age has taught us anything, it's that everyone has a skeleton in his closet. Just because a gentleman or lady entertains children does not qualify them as role models, mamas. Recently, Peter Robbins, the voice of Charlie Brown, plead guilty to stalking his ex and her plastic surgeon. It got us thinking: what other kid's characters have been convicted of bizarre crimes? Turns out, a lot.

woman falling
Stop falling for the lies!

Stop Falling For The 4 Dating 'Rules' That Are Total LIES

Are you totally baffled as to why you only seem to attract men who are far from ideal for you? Are you tired of ending up with men who aren't ready for the same type of relationship you want? Before you give up on the possibility of ever meeting a guy who truly measures up, you may want to take a look at how the following so-called "dating rules" may be adversely hurting your chances of finding The One.

Ways To Look Your Best On The First Date

Ways To Look Your Best On The First Date

It's a common problem, as we all want to make an excellent impression on a first date. Try these tried and true techniques to get you looking your best without all the added stress. Prep Start by giving yourself plenty of time to prepare-- feeling rushed is no way to make a good first impression. At the start of the day, begin thinking about what you want to wear and how you want to style your hair. This gives you time to make sure your clothes are clean or without tears and allows you to check to make sure you have the beauty supplies on hand you'll need.

5 Strange But True Crime Sprees

5 Strange But True Crime Sprees

Idiots walk among us. You've probably suspected this for quite some time. They slow down when merging onto the freeway, leave their dogs in hot cars, and mow their lawns while everyone else is trying to sleep. And, every once in awhile, they turn to a life of crime. And a bungled mess of absurd hilarity ensues. 1. When Idiots Play with Markers

Three Online Dating Trends of 2014

Three Online Dating Trends of 2014

Increasing in popularity, free online dating is not new. This way of meeting people has been around for several years now. As long as there has been an Internet there have been people using it to try to hook-up with other people. What is new is the way it seems to change daily. Here are three of the latest trends that you can expect to see during 2014.