Relationships

How to Deal With a Boomerang Kid

Who’s there? An adult child! With a suitcase and a load of student debt! How parents and “boomerang kids” make it work.

How to Conquer the Martyr Complex

Whether you’re the self-sacrificing soul who takes on too much or the poor resented schmuck on the sidelines, this dynamic is bad news. Ingela Ratledge found a way out.

14 Homemade Valentine’s Card Ideas

Send something unique with these out-of-the-box and easy projects.

Meet Someone Who Hates the Same Things As You Do On This Dating App

On Hater, your pet peeves are a positive—and they could lead you to the love of your life.

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Early in a Relationship

Whether your mind is speeding ahead after one great date or you’re on the cusp of getting serious with someone you’ve been seeing for a while, find your footing with these queries.

The Weird Way Your State Affects Your Relationship

There might be a reason all your exes live in Texas.

5 Sex Questions Every Couple Should Ask

You may share a bed, but do you know the answer to these questions? If not, make time to talk about them tonight.

The Unlikely Way Meatballs Connected Two Families

It was just a few steps away, but in many aspects the neighbors’ house was a world apart. Daphne Merkin remembers.

7 Signs You’re in a Toxic Friendship

Breaking up isn’t just for romantic partners—here’s how to know if it’s time to cut ties.

14 Signs You're in a Healthy Relationship

No, you don’t necessarily need to have everything in common.