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What do guys think about relationships? Would they rather be in love or just date? Find out from our real life blogger.




The Men Tell All—Until We Shut Them Up
    As Emily Maynard nears handing off her last rose on this Sunday's season finale, the Bachelorette's quest for perfection might be leading her to choose a dishonest mate.

The Divorce Toilet
    Check out how some women in the Japan calling upon the gods to flush away the woes of divorce

8 Types of Guys That Won't Commit
   

How To Avoid Being A Nag
    Want to you change your man without coming across like a nag? Follow these steps and you'll both see a lifestyle improvement.

Can Bad Sex Be Improved?
    Can you take steps to improve bad sex? Our male dating blogger thinks so.

How To Keep A Guy's Attention
    Our male dating blogger gives you some useful tips on how to keep a guy's attention

Can A Love Triangle Be Healthy?
    Can a love triangle ever be a healthy thing?

Is Sexting A Gateway To Cheating?
    Is sexting as harmful to a relationship as cheating?

Would You Take Back A Guy Who Hit You?
   

The Pros and Cons of Summer Dating
    After a wonderful Memorial Day trip to the beach, I came up with this list of things I love and hate about summer and dating...

6 Things That Changed Dating
   

How To Avoid Giving Out Your Phone Number
    The other night I was talking with friends about how awkward it is to meet people at bars.The ensuing date is usually awkward too. The women in the conversation were sharing their frustration with the whole "getting the number" process in t

Advice From Wise Old Sages (Married Guys)
    The advice I get from married guys scares me. It's like they are all living as a suppressed population in a far off land, explaining rules that are laid upon their broken spirits by some powerful entity. I guess this is why my married friends see

5 Excuses Women Use To Explain Their Behavior
    Most men claim that their quest for the right girl is the same as their quest to find a girl that is not that crazy. I used to think that guys were just joking about women being insane. But, upon reflection I realized...

The Fine Art of The Cock Block
   

Why Your Boyfriend Can't Orgasm
    I wonder if sex is bad for a woman if the guy doesn't orgasm. I'll be completely candid here: I don't orgasm often during oral sex or intercourse. What is the cause of this phenomenon? I'm not sure, but I have a few theories about my affliction...

10 First-Date Mistakes
   

Most Popular Times of The Year For Breaking Up
    I recently came across a study in Men's Health that outlined the most common breakup points in the year. This info was gathered after monitoring Facebook profiles referencing breakups. It was interesting to see that breakups spiked during ce

Pros and Cons of Sowing Your Wild Oats
    My friend recently broke up and now claims he can't wait to "sew his wild oats". I'm wondering how that experience will be as rewarding as growing close to someone and falling in love. So, I weighed the pros and cons.

4 Things I'm Insecure About In Bed
    I've said many times I wish I could be a "dude" about sex and think "Wow, I'm nailing this chick." Unfortunately, I have more thoughts racing through my head and most of these thoughts have to do with what's going to go wrong. He

5 Reasons For Spring Fever
    Spring has arrived, and according to a recent survey about weather and sex, 67% of respondents said they become more interested in sex when the weather starts getting warmer.

How To Get Revenge on Your Significant Other
    Dating makes us vengeful. When I was dating my last girlfriend, I got spiteful at times. When she forgot to text me when she got home, after being out, I vowed to "forget" to tell her when I got home after going out. When she'd forget

Are Strip Clubs Really That Bad?
    Which is more threatening: knowing your boyfriend is at a strip club or out with an ex-girlfriend?

How Online Dating Relates To "Real Life"
    In some ways, online dating is a completely new way of seeking out a romantic partner, but it mimics traditional dating in the “real world” more than you would think.

OKCupid's Best Questions For a First Date
    I recently stumbled upon an interesting graphic in Newsweek highlighting a study from the dating site OKCupid, suggesting great questions for a first date. The questions showed a high percentage of compatible people agreeing, along with follow up que

Why Men Prefer Innocent Girls to Bad Girls
    The other day some guys and I were discussing the "innocent" versus the "bad girl". Across the board, the guys agreed they prefer an innocent woman over a "bad girl". sometimes we go for the opposite of what we have in t

5 Habits That Will Keep You Single
    Many people get into dating situations that are doomed from the start. I have a habit of doing it unconsciously, and some of my friends actually admit they do it on purpose: the better to not get hurt or get too close to anyone.

4 Ways Porn Is Ruining My Love Life
    Rich discusses an article that argues that the influx of internet porn is causing men to lose their libidos and expect outlandish behavior in bed.

AshleyMadison.com: A Place for Cheaters to Meet
    My editor sent me a fascinating story about the business behind the site Ashley Madison. For those of you who are not familiar with the site, its mission is to provide people seeking affairs the environment to pursue the fantasy.

How Do You Compare to Their Ex?
    Do most people want full transparency with their significant other regarding exes? Transparency is soothing, but it also sets a bar. But knowing too much about your partner's ex can create a range of things to think about that cause anxiety.

5 Requests Guys Have on Valentine’s Day
    I've put together many a Christmas wish list in my day. I'm an expert. It's pretty easy to tell people what you want, and it's also kind of fun. If Valentine's Day had a wish list, I'd put together a list of what I look for in a girl.

A Single Guy's Valentine Dos and Don'ts
    As you plan your Valentine's Day, keep these Dos and Don'ts in mind: Don't Pressure Your Significant Other We get enough pressure about your birthdays, so don't make us feel like we have to do something for Valentine's Day. Let it happen...

Are Commitment and Exclusivity The Same?
    Are exclusivity and commitment the same thing? Apparently men don’t think so.

5 Characteristics That Make A Strong Woman Sexy
    Our male dating blogger counts down the characteristics that make strong women appealing.

9 Ways to Rehabilitate a Cheater
    A cheater can be rehabilitated, but a number of the following things must happen to spark the change.

Annoying Girlfriend Behavior: Talking Over the TV
    Sometimes a successful relationship is about how little you annoy each other as much as how attracted you are to one another.

What His Flowers Really Mean
    As Valentine's Day approaches, find out what your guy is trying to say with that beautiful bouquet.

Have You Ever Had A Broken Heart?
    Advice for the broken hearted from a man.

3 Ways to Tell If He Likes You
    Here are three ways our male dating blogger went out of his way for a girl this weekend.

3 Ways A Woman Is Naturally Beautiful
    Comedian Russell Brand posted a picture of his wife Katy Perry taken early in the morning with no makeup on on his Twitter account.

10 (More) Reasons Why He's Scared to Commit
    Dating can be a tough endeavor for some guys. Here's why.

5 Ways to Get Over Your Ex
   

Daters Are Masochists
    Dating is a brutal experience. We are judged, dragged through the mud, and hurt in a quest for love (something that many of us don't even know how to get or how it feels). Dating is full of masochists.

9 Things I Worry About In The Early Stages of A Relationship
    The beginning stages of a new relationship are the best because they're full of giddiness and no one is sure of what's going to happen. The unknown makes this stage of a relationship exciting...and scary.

7 Ways Guys Try To Act Aloof & Mysterious
    The most frustrating girl advice is: "act like you don't care." How (and why) should I act like I don't care about someone that I'm interested in? I can understand the rationale. I'm attracted to women that are gloriously unavailable. ...

13 Reasons I'm A Bad Dater
    To be a successful dater, you must lack conscious or remorse-like a serial killer. Our dating blogger recently realized that he's not mentally equipped to be a good dater.

How Sophisticated Do You Want Your Guy To Be?
    I am striving to be more "cultured."

11 Reasons Why He's Scared to Commit
    Why long term relationships intimidate him.

3 Worst Pick Up Lines Ever
    I say exactly what's on my mind without considering the consequences.

5 Dates That Require Sacrifice
    Sometimes you have to make sacrifices for the ones you love. Dating blogger Rich Santos counts down the five types of dates he's suffered through in the name of love.




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