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Marry First, Love Second: The Case For DIY Arranged Marriage

Matchmaker Hellen Chen may have found the secret to marriage: Imagine if the good stuff wasn't the appetizer, but the main meal. Think of how differently your romantic life would be if you could enjoy all the sexy fun of dating without wondering "where this is going" — because you're already there.

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You may now take this teddy bear to be your wife.

On My Daughter's Imaginary Lesbian Wedding (To A Teddy Bear)

Like most fathers, I look forward to the day I'll see my little girl walk down the aisle. I just didn't expect it to happen on my living room carpet, on a day in which it was in desperate need of a vacuuming. I also thought I had at least 14 more years. And I assumed she would marry a boy. A human boy...

Pan-Seared Scallops With Chimichurri
Oysters aren't the ONLY undersea aphrodisiac.

Dinner For Two: A Scallops Recipe That Would Make Aphrodite Blush

This week for our Dinner For Two series, we're serving up a mouthwatering menu to celebrate the coming of spring, featuring a recipe for pan-seared scallops with chimichurri by Cooking Channel's Kelsey Nixon, a fresh lettuce appetizer sprinkled with edible spring blossoms, a green chartreuse cocktail (made with 130 herbs, plants and flowers), and citrusy lemon-rosemary custards.

'A SEALs Kiss' Book Sweepstakes: OFFICIAL RULES

"A SEALs Kiss" Book Sweepstakes (Brought to you by YourTango) OFFICIAL RULES NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING. 1. SPONSOR: Tango Media, 236 West 27th Street, 8th floor, New York, NY 10001, is solely responsible for all aspects of this giveaway ("the Giveaway").

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No joke, ladies: looking at sexy pictures makes you smarter.

What Is The Next Level Of Porn For Women?

Even though women make up one third of the visitors to porn sites, why is the majority of porn being made by men, for men? We take a look into the adult content that's being made exclusively for women, everything from video to erotic fiction.

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Bonus points if you read these stories with your significant other!

5 Truly Inspiring Love Stories From Real Couples

Casablanca. The Notebook. Brokeback Mountain. There's something about epic love stories that can soften even the hardest of hearts — and it's not just the stuff of fairytales. Second chances at first love are very real. In fact, we gathered five inspiring love stories from five amazing couples to prove it. From lovers torn apart by war to a celebrity duo who were childhood pen pals, these real couples will restore your faith in romance.

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"There was an undeniable magnetic pull between Fred and me."

I Didn't Marry The Love Of My Life ... On Purpose

I was 17 and Fred was 24 when we first met. What began as puppy love grew into a lifelong bond and made me believe in undying love. There were a few times when I second-guessed my decision to marry someone else, but our dynamic made it undeniable: We were meant to be in love with each other, but that didn't necessarily mean we belonged together.

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A date night dish chock-full of cheese AND beer? Count us in.

Dinner For Two: A Lucky Beer Mac 'N' Cheese For St. Patrick's Day

This week for our Dinner For Two series, we're serving up a mouthwatering menu to celebrate St. Patrick's Day next week featuring cabbage-topped corned beef sliders and an ooey-gooey Guinness mac and cheese. Add a bread pudding with Bailey's chocolate ganache and a creamy Irish coffee martini, and you've got yourselves one sexy meal!

"Waiting On You" Book Sweepstakes: OFFICIAL RULES

"Getting Rowdy" Book Sweepstakes (Brought to you by YourTango) OFFICIAL RULES NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING. 1. SPONSOR: Tango Media, 236 West 27th Street, 8th floor, New York, NY 10001, is solely responsible for all aspects of this giveaway ("the Giveaway").

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Pro tip: Ditch the birth control alarm and switch to a more discreet text reminder.

Awkward Birth Control Moments: How To Avoid Them Like The Plague

There's no denying it: Birth control can be awkward. That's why YourTango and Bedsider have teamed up to present you with genius tips for preventing and dealing with awkward moments, from the 'condom conversation' to using a birth control method

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'American Hustle' is the top date night movie, according to a Match.com survey.

We're All Con Artists: 5 Love Lessons From 'American Hustle'

'American Hustle' — nominated for 10 Academy Awards and voted the #1 date movie of all this year's Best Picture nominees — is also a fascinating study in love and relationships. Here are four profound things this film brought to light about love, life and what we all do to get by.

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Joaquin Phoenix and Scarlett Johansson, lead actors in the Oscar nominated film.

5 Surprisingly Timeless Love Lessons From The Movie 'Her'

There's now an entire generation that will never know love without cell phones. They express affection with smiley-faced graphics — winking and kissy-faced emojis. Our relationships are becoming undeniably entangled with technology. The movie 'Her' takes this idea a step further. The film is set in the not-so-distant future, in a fantasy Los Angeles (where people actually walk to work), but it has plenty of timeless insights about love. Here's what we learned.