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3 Tips On Getting Over A Fling

3 Tips On Getting Over A Fling

Long drawn out break ups are certainly difficult but what about the ending of a fling that never quite graduated to a relationship? When these short and unsubstantial encounters end, we often seek solitude in coping with our shattered hearts and egos. After all, why bother seeking comfort in others, right? In my experience, these “flings” are often even more temporarily damaging because our hope was at stake. A short fling does not leave time to fully witness the demise of a connection and often someone is left hanging with no closure at all.

Your Ultimate Stain-Remover Guide

Your Ultimate Stain-Remover Guide

by Mary Sauer for GalTime.com   Over the last decade I’ve filled a wide range of roles, working in food service, hospitality, healthcare and commercial cleaning. Personally, I’ve been a regular hostess and young parent. As you can imagine, I’ve experienced my fair share of stains. Let’s take a look at some fool-proof methods for tackling your most stubborn and common stains!  

Is Your Teen Ready to Babysit?

Is Your Teen Ready to Babysit?

by Dr. James G. Wellborn for GalTime.com   The walls are closing in on you. It’s hard to catch your breath. You have GOT to get out of the house. But you can hardly afford your favorite half-caf double vanilla latte with a dusting of cinnamon at the local coffee shop let alone a babysitter to watch over your precious little darlings. Your oldest should be ready to babysit his siblings by now, right?

Should Women Carry Condoms?

Should Women Carry Condoms?

By Laurel House for GalTIme.com As much as we don’t want to admit it and no matter how high-tech condoms get, nothing feels as good as skin on skin. But really, is the post-sex stress REALLY worth the two minutes (if it’s a quickie) to 60 minutes (if it’s a full-on romp) of coital bliss? No, it’s not. As much as it may SEEM worth it while you’re in the moment. It’s not. Ok?  

Should You Have More Sex?

Should You Have More Sex?

Sex sex sex sex sex.  It seems one can hardly go a day without being bombarded by notions of how much and what kind of sex we should have.  Dr. Oz tells us that in a healthy relationship partners have sex three times a week, and it seems like Cosmo will never run out of new sex positions to offer us (I mean, seriously--how many can there be?).  Then throw in 50 Shades of Grey, The Bachelor Born-Again Virgin, and it eventually becomes a FACT: sex is the only and most important barometer of a relationship.

6 Sex Toys You MUST Try Before You Die

6 Sex Toys You MUST Try Before You Die

Real women rarely buy those missile-style vibrators used in porn. Come on – they’re 10″ long and made of hard plastic. Seriously, do you really want to play with something made of hard, cheap plastic that looks more like a baseball bat than something you want inside you?