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Guess What? Rushing Into Bed Will Kill Your Love Life

For some reason, sex seems to be the first thing people worry about when it comes to relationships. There definitely used to be a time when people waited and didn’t feel pressured to rush things. With today's hookup culture, it's almost as if most people care less about making a connection and more about the superficial. Rushing will only hurt your relationship.

Why Romance Is Dependent On Surprise
Surprise! There are so many ways to keep your relationship from becoming ho-hum.

Why Romance Benefits From An Element Of Surprise

Did you ever meet one of those couples that boast about how they still keep things lively in the bedroom, even after a million years of marriage? Did you ever believe them? If not, let YourTango Expert Esther Perel convince you that it may be time for a change of heart.

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Are we exclusive or what?

When Can I Call Him My Boyfriend?

While our moms tell stories of formal courtship, dating today is a whole different ballgame. There are no official rules we all abide by, and sometimes, it can be tough to tell where things are headed. If you've been dating someone for a little while without putting labels on your relationship, you may wonder whether it's safe to consider him your significant other — or if maybe he isn't so significant after all.