Are you a career woman? A stay-at-home mom? An unpaid intern? An entrepreneur? No matter where you are on the spectrum, work affects your life. YourTango and Forbes Woman are exploring this intersection, and we want to hear from YOU! Take our survey and let us know about your career (and/or your partner's) and your love life.
On March 20, the Sun moved into Aries, where it will stay until April 20. This movement marked both the first day of spring and the first day of the astrological year. Out with the old and in with new!
Are you as excited as we are to see Jane Eyre on the big screen? The classic Charlotte Brontë tale hit select theaters March 11. If the film's not yet in your town, it's high time you got in on the buzz. Between now and midnight ET on April 1st, you have the chance to score a Jane Eyre prize pack, which includes:
We know you like to travel, but we want the details. Would you rather do a romantic weekend in wine country, or a winter cruise to Alaska? Hike the Grand Canon or bungee jump in New Zealand? Do you prefer traveling alone or with your family? Are you a green traveler, a luxury traveller, or both? Take our short survey and let us know what you think!
Since late January we've been living with Aquarian energy, which is the perfect for the dead of winter—Aquarius is intellectual, detached, and highly independent. Now, however, spring is just around the corner and it's time to start focusing on our mutual emotional needs. When we enter Pisces people will be a lot more available, especially for love.
When two people start a relationship, their joy is shared by friends, parents—and microorganisms. Those lucky little germs that once only had one person to invade now have a second body to consider home. You don't have much choice about accepting these new residents—there's plenty of evidence out there that shows when one person in a relationship is sick, the other is going to be fully exposed to his or her germs. If your immune system isn't up to the task of fighting off the microscopic enemies, you and your partner can help it out by taking some fairly easy steps to boost its chances.
We put our craft and cooking hats on and came up with 10 crafty gifts that are not cheesy and are sure to be loved. And for those who are allergic to the phrase "do it yourself"—or those who are simply too busy—we've found a last-minute version of each that doesn't reek of "I totally forgot to buy you a gift and just picked this up at the drugstore."
Let's face it: The world is still a scary, unstable and uncertain place. The lesson learned: What's here today may very well be gone tomorrow... whether it be our 401ks, our jobs or our relationships. So what will 2011 bring? YourTango went to the experts for their predictions, and has come back to you with the following list. May it serve you well.
Between sex robots, vajazzling and inappropriate love affairs, love in 2010 was larger than life. There's no question about this: love changed in 2010. It got bigger. It became more dramatic. It went viral. Here, we've rounded up the top 10 relationship trends of 2010.
Ah, his fam. Whether you’re dying to impress his parents on your first holiday with them, or trying to win over his sister on your tenth, buying for his relatives can be nerve-wracking and complicated. These crowd-pleasing gifts are sure to make everyone happy—without breaking your bank account.
He has a million ties. And while you'd love to get him the iPad, you can't cough up that kind of cash. Here, some less-expected gifts that will wow him—for budgets big and small.
OK, so that gift card you got her last year was great because she got to pick out whatever she wanted, but here's a hint: Picking out an actual gift for her will win you more points. Sound daunting? Never fear, YourTango is here! We've got some ideas that'll please even the pickiest lady but won't make your wallet cower in fear.
Could Sandra Bullock have salvaged her marriage if she got a tattoo? A writer reminisces upon her own experience with tattoos and why women find them liberating, while men just can't stop staring.
Most women don't realize that our borderline mania isn't very complicated: we simply like boobs—a lot. And we like them in pretty much all shapes and sizes.
Sweetie isn't young enough to be my son, but he is nearly 11 years my junior. Our age difference had never bothered me. But that was before the naked photos.