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Relationships

“How my mum and dad's divorce shaped my experiences of love and failure”

If our parents choose to separate, it has an impact on how we approach things as adults. Here's how it's possible to make it into something positive.

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Charlotte Moore
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Relationships

Women are having less sex in the lead up to Christmas

The “most wonderful time of the year” may not be the best for our sex lives, experts have found.

Posted by
Charley Ross
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A woman on Zoom with her partner
Relationships

In a long distance relationship this Christmas? Here’s how to celebrate

A relationship expert shares their top tips.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Man and woman online dating
Relationships

“Hardballing, slow dating, astrolove”: we finally have some positive new dating trends

At last, some good news about the online dating scene.

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Hollie Richardson
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Charley Ross
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“It was like romantic whiplash”: two women’s experiences of apocalypsing, the dating trend of 2020

Stylist looks further into the more troublesome side of dating every partner like it's your last.

A woman supporting her friend who is grieving
Family & Friends

How to support a friend who’s grieving this Christmas

We asked an expert to share their top tips.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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A woman on the phone
Family & Friends

How to tell your family you’re changing your Christmas plans (without hurting their feelings)

Get your point across in an emotionally sensitive way.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Relationships

What’s the deal with mistletoe (and is it actually really creepy)?

We give you a brief and comprehensive history of the festive green leaves that launched a million Christmas kisses.

Posted by
Mollie Goodfellow
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Mother and her son
Family & Friends

Did you grow up thinking your mum treated your brother differently to you?

And expert explains what really happened.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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First date ideas in London that don't break Tier 3 rules
Dating

7 first date ideas in London that don't break Tier 3 rules

Now that dinner and a movie is a thing of the past.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Relationships

How to identify toxic behaviours early on in any relationship

Abuse can be so subtle at first that over time you may realise you’ve had your autonomy taken away from you but can’t quite identify why or when it started.

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Stylist Team
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Anna Brech
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Netflix and astrology: the top conversations for virtual dates this year

Research by the network app Bumble reveals our go-to dating chat.

Brother and sister.
Family & Friends

“The surprising lesson I’m learning while living with my big brother in the pandemic”

One writer shares the reality of moving in with an older sibling.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Relationships

The important reason why you may take things too personally in arguments

The body's stress response is hard-wired and hypervigilant.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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Dating

Why this emoji sums up dating in the age of Covid-19

All hail the most-used icon on Tinder this year.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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A couple after an argument
Relationships

Did lockdown take its toll on your relationship? This exercise could help you reconnect

A new study has revealed how our memories could help our relationships during times of stress.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Mute your phone updates during coronavirus.
Relationships

This is why you should resist getting back with your ex, according to science

The more you want to get back with your ex, the more you should resist.

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published
A woman who is angry
Relationships

How to stay calm during confrontation if things start to get heated

Struggle with letting your emotions get the better of you? Read this.

Posted by
Aiden Wynn
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Hollie Richardson
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So, how does homeownership really affect potential new relationships?

Experts explain the thinking behind it.

pregnant woman giving birth
Relationships

The question everyone kept asking this lesbian couple when they were having a baby

There's a lot for new parents to get their heads around when having their first child, but for one same-sex couple, one question came up over and over again.

Posted by
Olivia Jones
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