Relationships

It can be hard to maintain your relationships after you have kids. Learn easy ways to stay connected with old friends, the case for making new friends, and how to fan the flames of romance with your partner. (Yes, it's possible.)

Breastfeeding and Sex

Leaking milk, constant feedings--no wonder you're not in the mood! But you can reclaim some of the pre-baby passion.

3 Get-Closer Tips for Otherwise Happy Couples

A smart new book offers take-the-high-road advice to improve any relationship.

Marriage After Baby: Problems and Solutions

No money, no sex, and no time. This isn't how you pictured parenthood with the man you love. Here's how to get your relationship back on track.

6 Ways to Make Mom Friends

Meeting new people and finding new friends can be an anxious experience, even for new moms or moms living in a new neighborhood. Follow these simple steps toward scheduling the first playdate and connecting with mommy friends.

6 Things to Do When Your BFF Has a Baby

Wondering how to help a friend who just had a baby? Here's exactly what she needs from you right now.

Sex After Baby: Surprising Things No One Told You About Sex After Baby

Having sex after Baby can be a very different experience. Here's the lowdown on what to expect in the bedroom and how to adapt.

Happy Parents, Happy Kids

We're so accustomed to making our children the center of our world, but experts say that your marriage needs just as much nurturing.

Dare to Connect

If your idea of a steamy date has become shared diaper duty, turn up the heat by picking one of these bonding activities from relationship expert Julie Schwartz Gottman, Ph.D., author of And Baby Makes Three.

How to Have Great Postpartum Sex

Yes, you can have great sex after pregnancy!

Quiz: Have You Gone from Bestie to Crazy-Mom Friend?

You're longtime BFFs--but will Baby change that? Find out if you're juggling old friendships well or if you're pushing them away by being a momzilla.

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Quiz: Is Your Marriage Still Hot?

Take this quiz to find out whether your marriage is hot or not.

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5 Ways to Handle Friends with Different Parenting Styles

Birth Control Side Effects: What You Need to Know About Contraceptives

Whether you're considering the birth control shot, birth control pills, or other birth control methods, contraceptives don't just prevent pregnancy. The hormones in birth control can also be responsible for clearing up acne or weight gain. Learn the surprising positive and negative side effects of the Pill.

Breastfeeding-Friendly Birth Control

You have a new baby (or maybe a toddler) and you're not ready for another one -- not just yet! So you're looking for a birth control method to become your BFF again. But when it comes to breastfeeding, what birth control is the safest?

Fall in Love All Over Again

We know your kids are demanding, but don't let them kill the romance. These superbusy moms and dads have found fun ways to feel like newlyweds.

Building a Strong Relationship: Resenting Your Spouse

If your answer is yes, you're not alone. Simmering anger is a common problem among couples with young kids. Here, help from leading marriage counselors.

Sporadic Sex & UTIs

Do you find yourself suffering after sex on occasion? Read how to avoid getting urinary tract infections.

8 Facts About Postpartum Birth Control

What you should know before choosing a birth control method.

Sex After Baby: How Long Should I Wait to Have Sex?

Most doctors recommend waiting 4 to 6 weeks after birth to start having sex again, but should you hold off longer? Here's what you need to know about when to get it on after having Baby.

10 Things Not To Say to Your Childless Friends

Parenting can have a huge impact on friendships. But you can maintain your bond -- with some insight into the childfree point of view.

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