During hypnosis for anxiety and relationship trauma, I felt guilty admitting that it wasn’t working, so I faked it. I talked to hypnotherapy experts to find out why that happened, and how the process can — and should! — work.
Let it off your chest!
Women In Interracial Relationships Are Sharing What It's Really Like, And It's An Important Conversation
"I am Korean-American, and my partner is white. My MIL lectured me about all the 'Karen racism' she is facing. My FIL used the phrase 'China Virus.' Both have demanded actual examples (proof) of racism and micro-aggressions that I have experienced."
Is it getting steamy in here? Honestly, probably not because it's winter in Canada.
People Are Revealing The Opinions And Behaviors That Immediately Give Them The Ick, And A Lot Of Them Are Pretty Fair
"Referring to their ex-girlfriends as 'psycho' or 'crazy.'"
People Are Sharing Their "It's Me, Hi, I'm The Problem, It's Me" Moments In Their Relationships, So At Least They're Aware
"Instead of being emotionally mature about it, I just blamed his behaviors for mine."
“Exploring What I Wanted In Life, Sex, And Love": People In Non-Traditional, Poly, And Open Relationships Are Sharing What They Think Everyone Should Know
"I wish people knew that one of the most amazing things about polyamory is seeing someone else love a human as much as you love a human."
"I make more. In my opinion, it all depends on the ego of your husband. My husband has always been my number-one supporter, but I have been SHOCKED at how my coworkers talk about my husband not making as much as I do. It makes me sad that there are so many husbands that feel the need to suppress their partner for their own egos."
Women Are Sharing How It Hit Them That Their Significant Other Truly Loves Them, And It's A Reminder Of What Honest Romance Looks Like
"He wasn’t a 'grand gestures' guy — he showed his love through everyday actions that were smaller, and meaningful."
"I think I will give you a chance, but only on one condition...that you pay me $50."
You're going to need a serious box of tissues for this one.
"I found an old love letter he had written to me, so I decided to spray it with my perfume, glitter-bomb it, and mail it back to him. I found out later that it actually arrived on his birthday and made a huge mess. It was the perfect revenge, and I don’t regret it one bit."
39 Celebs Who Have Been "Secretly" Dating Without You Knowing AKA It Wasn't A Secret They Are Just Super Lowkey
Yes that woman from that TV show is married to that guy from that movie!
It's about to get real.
Women Are Sharing Things Men Do That Make Them "Ghostable," And Seriously, Everyone Needs To Read This
"I went out on a coffee date with a guy. He admitted that he placed a GPS tracker in his ex's car to track her without her knowledge. Immediately no."
A Little Birdie Told Me You Want To Know When You'll Meet Your Soulmate – Order A 3-Course Meal And I'll Reveal All
Love might be right around the corner...
Do You Belong With Nancy, Robin, Or Chrissy From "Stranger Things"? Create An '80s Teen Life To Find Out
Let's hear it for the girls.
33 Lighthearted Relationship Tweets Because A Lot Has Happened Recently And We All Need A Reminder That Love Is Real
"Dating me is easy, you just have to reassure me that you like me every two minutes"
Asian Americans Are Sharing The Worst Thing A Non-Asian Person Has Told Them While Dating, And My Brain Has Short-Circuited
"This happened every single time I used dating apps."
31 Celebrities That Used To Be In Relationships That I Almost Guarantee You Didn't Realize Had A Kid (or Two) Together
Everyone has dated (and had a kid with) everyone.
People Who Married For Money Are Sharing What It's Actually Like, And It's Not What I Expected At All
"I was 25 and had $200 to my name. He was 35, and his dad was a millionaire. We've been married for 10 years now. It was exciting in the beginning, but now, I have regrets."
Maybe you'll meet them at a bakery!
"He called his mom to bring him new sheets." 👀
Wedding bells are ringing!
People Are Revealing What Happened After They Took Back Their Cheating Partner, And It's Interesting, To Say The Least
"The pandemic hit, so we had good family alone time, aka quarantine, and have been happy ever since."
"We've Been Married 15 Years And He Still Doesn't Know": People Share Secrets They Kept From Their Partner And Don't Regret
"We've been married 15 years, and he still doesn't know and never will."
"Bigger Isn’t Always Better": Here Are 34 Lessons People Wish They'd Learned About Sex Before Having It
"For god's sake, everyone wash your damn hands before touching the fun bits!"
Professional Matchmakers Are Sharing The Secrets And Stories From Their Job, And I Honestly Don't Know Where To Start
"Your person is likely in a very different package than you expect them to be in. A good chunk of our success stories are between two people who were either lukewarm after a first date, or who never would have picked one another out on an app."
You learn some lessons the hard way.
Might've been embarrassing in the moment, but boy is it funny now!
Prepare to be amazed!
Hey, it's possible you already know your soulmate...👀
Plan Your Wedding Down To The Last Detail And We'll Tell You If You've Already Met Your One True Love
Here's hoping that special someone enters your life soon!
"My best friend is a badger, and I feed him sweet corn every morning at 5:20 a.m."
I Know You Probably Won't Believe This, But We Really Can Guess Your Relationship Status Based On Your Home Design Preferences
I wonder if you're sharing a home with the love of your life. 👀
Here Are The Most Shocking Secrets And Stories About Marriage, Affairs, And Weddings So Far This Year
"The straw that finally broke it for me was when I left the hospital after the birth of our daughter. He couldn't be found because he was on a train to Florida with his girlfriend and her husband's tax refund check."
A Lot Of People Consider These Things To Be Relationship Dealbreakers, But We Wanna Know What You Think
I just couldn't be with someone who has extremely bad breath...
People Are Calling Out Their Significant Others' Most Shocking Behavior, And It Ranges From Hilarious To Heartbreaking
"I almost died in the hospital when my appendix ruptured. My fiancé was late getting there because he was cheating on me."
People Are Sharing The Worrisome Red Flags That Start To Pop Up Later In A Relationship, So Please Pay Close Attention
"It usually begins with them pushing small boundaries, but then they get bigger over time."
"Sex without foreplay is like eating without chewing."
People Are Discussing The “First Signs” Your Partner Is Cheating In A Relationship, And It’s A Must-Read
"If you would be upset if your partner did it to you, it's cheating."
This Guy Cheated On His Girlfriend After She Gave Him One Of Her Kidneys, And It's Honestly Too Much
"I really thought I was going to spend the rest of my life with him and loved him so much that I saved his life."
The honeymoon phase can be deceiving.
People Are Sharing Feelings And Moments They Think Are More Climactic Than Sex, And I Never Thought Of Some Of These
"Yeah, sex is ecstasy, but this is better."
"I wish I could've not invited my mother-in-law. That woman is horrible, and she wore white in spite."
Act like you just won the lottery!
The proof is in the pudding!
Friends don't lie, and neither does this quiz.
People Are Sharing The Unexpected Ways They Found Out Their Partner Was Cheating On Them, And I'm Gonna Need Help Picking Up My Jaw From The Floor
"Her dad played a video from their home security footage of her kissing another man."
All you need is love...and brunch!
"I don't want to get married because married people seem miserable. Some just hide it better than others."
There's nothing more romantic than a cottage!
"My wife put parental controls on Netflix because I watched one of our shows without her."
People With Toxic Partners Reveal Things That, In Hindsight, Were 100% Red Flags Early In Their Relationship
"I thought it was trust and chemistry. Actually, it was love bombing."
They're a 10, but their hobby is making BuzzFeed content.
People Are Sharing The Worst Relationship Advice They've Ever Received, And Boyyy Is It Disheartening
"I followed the advice, married the wrong person, and I truly regret it."
People Are Sharing Secrets You Shouldn't Tell Your Partner, And It's Actually Really Healthy Relationship Advice
"Even during the most heated arguments, those low blows should be avoided at all costs."
These jokes were totally worth sleeping on the couch for.
Tying the knot just isn't everybody's thing.
Male sex dolls don’t sell as well as female dolls. But for women who buy them, they’re more than toys. (Warning: Some of the following images are NSFW.)
Not all advice is good advice. 🙃
I have so much secondhand embarrassment right now. 🙃
Women With Great Father-Daughter Relationships Are Sharing How Their Dads Raised Them, And My Heart Is Absolutely Melting
"He was supportive in small ways, like taking me to the beach to skip rocks if I was in a bad mood, driving me to my high school job, and helping me with homework. He is so kind and has always been interested in what's going on in my life."
People Who Forgave Cheaters Are Revealing How Things Worked Out In The End, And It's Actually Very Eye-Opening
"A few weeks after he moved out, I saw him with the person he swore was 'out of his life forever.'"
You might already know them!
I'd marry any of these people in a heartbeat.
25 Shocking "Sex" Confessions From Celebrities About Their First Sexual Experiences That Are Kinda Wild
While looking for condoms, Joe Jonas "demolished" his roommates' room so badly that he thought someone had broken in, LOL.
People Are Revealing How They Knew Their Partner Was "The One," And Suddenly, I Believe In Soulmates
"But after this situation, I was awake that night looking at him and for the first time thought to myself, 'I want to marry this man.'"
"My wife just told me her birthday is tomorrow — like, wow, maybe more of a heads-up next time."
"My Friends Had To Pick Me Up": LGBTQ+ Folks Are Sharing Their Tragic Dating Horror Stories, And I Have No Words
"We met for drinks, and she showed up without teeth — they were in a glass at home."
"There was no doubt in anyone's mind that I would have died that day if we hadn't snuck off down the road."
Let's look into your future...
Love might just be in the air...
"He deserved someone who would be his rock, and that wasn't me."
"There was no doubt in anyone's mind that I would have died that day if we hadn't snuck off down the road."
People Are Sharing Marriage Advice That May Sound A Bit Absurd At First, But Is Actually Really Helpful In The Long Run
"I always thought it was ridiculous advice until recently, when my wife and I needed a new one. I'll be damned if it wasn't one of the best decisions we have ever made."
These fails are so bad they're good.
This quiz is for foodies and hopeless romantics ONLY.
"The Greatest Anticlimax Of My Life": People Who Saved Sex For Marriage Reveal What Their First Time Was Like
"It was so bad that I had to consult a book on sex mid-act to see what was wrong."
Tell us why you didn't say yes.
Couples Who Earn Different Incomes Share If And How They Split Expenses, And Some Of These Strategies Are Really Useful
"Others might feel differently, but we found a way to coexist and be happy with our different skills and financial goals."
Love is in the air...I can taste it.
"I put anchovies in all the air-conditioning vents."
If You're In A Relationship Or Marriage And Your Incomes Are Uneven, Tell Me How You Go About Splitting Expenses
Discussing finances in a relationship is important.
Believe It Or Not, We Know How Old You're Going To Be When You Meet Your True Love Based On Your Random Preferences
Randomness will determine your fate...
Wanna Know How Many Times You'll Get Divorced In Your Lifetime? Just Host A Dessert Party To Find Out
Let us tell you how many times you're gonna tie the knot and subsequently snip it.
"I spent the first 10 years trying to get him to do the dishes."
There's nothin' sweeter than love!
You’re such a hopeless romantic.
Women Who "Dated" Older Men As Teens Are Sharing How They Realized They Were Actually Predators, And It's Heartbreaking
"I look back now as a woman in my 30s and am disgusted he knowingly took advantage of a teen girl."
I hear wedding bells!
Professional Couples Therapists Are Revealing The Most Common Red Flags In Relationships, And I'm Making A Mental Checklist
"This is one of the most common causes of resentment in a relationship."
People Are Sharing Little Details To Watch For Before Marrying Someone, And I've Never Even Considered Some Of These
"It was so minor — but it made me have an epiphany that things weren’t ever going to work."