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    “Not having sex for months made me realise something major about myself”

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    Micromanipulation: the subtle control tactic to watch out for in arguments

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    “Spending Christmas without family means more than missing out on the holidays”

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Relationships

“I got married three months ago, and we haven’t seen each other since”

For one international couple, lockdown has meant they haven't seen each other since their wedding day months ago. Here's how they are coping.

Posted by
Zoe Noller
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Dating

This virtual activity has been hailed for securing a second date in lockdown

Would you try it?

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Joni Mitchell
Relationships

What is love? Joni Mitchell has answered the eternal question

She's given a rare interview and it's absolutely fascinating.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Dating

9 first date ideas in London that don’t break lockdown rules

Because grabbing a few drinks in the pub is no longer an option.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Kayleigh Dray
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Are you obsessed with your partner’s ex?

A normal amount of jealousy is normal – healthy, even! – in relationships. But how do we know when it’s gone too far?

Dating

“Dear Black women, love exists for us too and I can prove it”

Author Lisa Bent on her search for love, via several dating apps, and how being single inspired her new book

Posted by
Lisa Bent
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Courteney Cox boyfriend in lockdown.
Relationships

Courteney Cox shares the reality of not seeing her partner since the pandemic started

“Wow what do I do with myself?”

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Dating in lockdown: tier 2 rules.
Dating

Dating in lockdown: what do the new tier 2 rules mean for single people?

“I’ve basically been banned from dating…”

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Kelly Clarkson on divorce and family therapy.
Family & Friends

Kelly Clarkson just shared the reality of family therapy after her divorce

“I definitely want to do it right. Everyone’s sad and it’s okay to be sad.”

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Dating

“My ex used astrology to justify our breakup”

Should star signs and astrology influence who and how you date?

Posted by
Sara Radin
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Dating in lockdown: cuffing season
Dating

What do single people really think about “cuffing season” in the time of Covid-19?

Because things are a little different this year.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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Beth Ditto explains the reality of marrying and divorcing her best friend

And it's a fascinating listen.

Lockdown
Dating

What do the lockdown rules really mean for single people and dating?

One writer shares her concerns about dating this autumn.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
A couple at home
Relationships

This simple mindfulness trick could be the key to a happier relationship

Has your relationship been put under strain during lockdown? Try this simple approach.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Chrissy Teigen with her husband John Legend.
Dating

11 love lessons from our favourite celebrity couples

Settle back and enjoy these words of wisdom from Chrissy Teigen, Rihanna, Tom Hanks, Ellen Degeneres and more.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
family holidays
Family & Friends

How to cope with Christmas if you have a difficult family

Because, let’s be honest, the perfect family Christmas doesn’t exist IRL.

Posted by
Emily Reynolds
Published
coping with grief at christmas
Family & Friends

How to cope with your first Christmas after the death of a parent

A writer who lost her mum three years ago shares her advice.

Posted by
Lucy Miller
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Kayleigh Dray
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30 famous women get really real about the power of being single

Uplifting quotes from famous women who cherish their alone-time