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Great Advice on How to Meet the Opposite Sex from a Guy

So, there are real-life guys out there who actually want to be in a relationship? Jacob Tomsky, author of Heads in Beds: A Reckless Memoir of Hotels, Hustles and So-Called Hospitality, answered this age-old question for us in his recent article featured in The Huffington Post,“Still Single? How to Meet the Opposite Sex.” Here are [...]

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Vix Six: Serious Relationship Red Flags

Hindsight is always 20/20, particularly when it comes to dating and relationships. So often it seems we look back and can see with certainty when we extended ourselves too much for a partner who wasn’t equally there for us, or when we knew something wasn’t right and yet how we continued to pursue a relationship [...]

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10 Ways to Know You’re Loved

Adapted from “19 Ways to Know You’re Loved” by Karen Noble from Thought Catalog. 1. They think about you when you’re not around. They see a billboard that reminds them of you and they text you. They remember you said you needed dish soap and they bring you some because they were running errands. They [...]

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True Story: 3 Reasons You Should Never Tell Your Friend to Dump Her Boyfriend

Yes, you want to encourage your lady friend to be strong, not to settle and to stand her ground when she’s had enough! No, you do not want to tell her to break up with her boyfriend. There is a fine line between being a supportive friend, and being the friend that causes drama. You [...]

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Vixely Q&A: My Boyfriend Doesn’t Pay Attention to Me! (Video)

Here’s the scenario: you’re at a party with your boyfriend, and he is off chatting away with his friends, and hours pass before he comes over to you to hang out or get you involved. During the week, he keeps busy with work and any activities he can fit in. You see each other, but [...]

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What Does Your Wife Do?

Vixely adores sex and relationship writer Kristen Macfarlane. As Vixely’s Girl Crush today, we thought we’d share a post from Kristen that resonates with Vixely all too well on what it’s like writing about some of women’s most intimate topics. What Does Your Wife Do? By Kristen Macfarlane on BouquetsandBjs.com I love writing about sex and relationships, hence [...]

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All I Want For Xmas (Slash Hannukah) Is You…

Dear Santa/Hannukah Harry, I think I have been a pretty good girl this year. I could list all the really good things I did this year but that wouldn’t be humble, and I know modesty is the mark of a good girl. Since you’ve been watching me (that’s not creepy, right?) you know all the things [...]

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Link Love

Each week, Vixely rounds up its favorites from across the web. Remember last week’s New York Times piece on those in-the-buff strangers who constitute a niche group on Couchsurfing? Those in San Francisco better watch out. Though baring all in public is perfectly legal in the Bay Area, there’s a law in the works requiring that nudists [...]

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It’s a Numbers Game

Guest written by the adorable and amusing Kate in New York When I graduated college, I thought that surely my rather unpleasant relationship with math was pretty much over. Unfortunately, it seems like the three most essential aspects of my life, sex, drinking, and eating, have a lot in common with the trig and algebra [...]

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Dating Diaries: “Like No Love I’ve Ever Known”

Vixely separately interviewed a couple, Nick and Christine, about their relationship*. They haven’t read each other’s responses until now. For some color, Christine is in her late 20s from the East Coast. Here’s what Christine had to say (see yesterday’s post for Nick’s responses).  1. How long have you guys been a couple? So if we’re getting [...]

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