How to Start a Relationship and More

The start of a relationship is meant to be an exciting and fun time for both people involved. You’re doing things like exchanging first kisses, being flirtatious, and holding hands in public. If it’s going right, it’ll feel like some of the most magical moments of your life. Most likely, you don’t know each other […]

The Dos and Don’ts of New Relationships

We’re not going to sugarcoat it: A new relationship is all sorts of tricky. First, there’s the agonizing “What are we?” talk. Then the stresses of meeting his friends, dividing your time and—dare we say it?—uttering those three all-important words: “I love you.” So, we asked some of our favorite relationship experts to share their tips for […]

6 Questions To Ask Your Partner — And Yourself — Before Getting Married

Whether you’ve been dating your partner for weeks, months, or years, it’s perfectly normal for the idea of marriage to creep into your brain. You may find yourself asking questions like, “Is this someone I can see myself spending the rest of my life with?” “Are we compatible?” “Is my current partner a good match for me?” The […]

The Rules of Dating (and Breaking Up) with ADHD

When I was 20 years old, back in the 1980s, romantic relationships ran the gamut from “friends who don’t hold hands” to “married” or darn close to it. Between those bookends, there were six or seven increments (steady dating, promised, engaged). Today’s young adults and teens have the same ends on the relationship continuum, but […]