Celebrate Every Woman’s Strength! Expectations of Sexual Availability

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Women are expected to be sexually available to men. Yep, you heard it right. Women are expected to be ready and waiting for men to express interest and when they do they’re supposed to reciprocate it. It’s not always obvious or overtly expressed, but when you look a little closer the assumption is loud and […]

How Do I Get Him to Stop Watching that Damn TV?

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A reader, Michelle, wrote us the other day seeking our advice: I am working on creating a minimalist lifestyle for my family, but I have hit a roadblock and hope you can help, especially from the male perspective. In our house we watch TV, always have. I despise the TV because my husband spends so […]

To The Men In Our Lives: Health For Every Age

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Maintaining a strong, healthy body throughout life may seem like the battle of the ages. That’s why we’ve broken down our health tips by age to help you look and feel your best at every stage of life. Because, after all, staying in fighting shape is one of your best defenses against cancer and other […]

Find The Right Guy

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I’ve written on how to be a great girlfriend, but being a great girlfriend is worthless if you don’t have the right guy. Here are some traits you need in a boyfriend: 1. He’s always supportive, but honest. There are enough people in the world that try to bring you down or scoff at your […]

Real Men. Real Allies.

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Before 2005, I was oblivious to issues of domestic violence and sexual assault. I associated such issues with women, and placed the responsibility of addressing them into their hands. I thought I had no role and was in no way responsible for what countless women experience every day all over the world. After accepting invitations […]

Beauty Affects Men’s and Women’s Brains Differently

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Beauty is famously in the eye of the beholder; but it’s also in the beholder’s brain, and may work differently in the brains of men and women. In men, images they consider to be beautiful appear to activate brain regions responsible for locating objects in absolute terms – x- and y-coordinates on a grid. Images […]

Ladies, It Is Time To Get Your Man Healthy!

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Here are Dr. Oz’s top 10 health tips for men: Laughter: it eases stress, lowers blood pressure and promotes social bonding Dont skip breakfast: fiber in the morning means less hunger throughout the day Sleep: 7 hours of sleep helps you live longer! Healthy Bowel Movements: smooth and S shaped is the key here! Don’t […]

New Favorite Accessory: My Engagement Ring

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Yes, that’s right. I’m getting hitched! My (now) fiancé proposed on August 4 in front of a lighthouse in Portland, Maine. It’s a pretty cool story… I had known this was coming, for several reasons actually. One of them being because I recently picked out my ring. Scratch that–I put it on HOLD. I know […]

10 Big Differences Between Men’s And Women’s Brains

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The differences between women and men are not only well-documented, but frequently at the heart of jokes, anecdotes, and good-natured (and not so good-natured) ribbing. Experts have discovered that there are actually differences in the way women’s and men’s brains are structured and in the way they react to events and stimuli. So the next […]

Books To Bury Yourself In At The Beach

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The beach book has undergone a makeover for 2011. As the season’s traditional big names and story lines run out of gas, new variations on old formulas have emerged. Want a story of power, greed and conspicuous consumption? Forget Hollywood; think hedge fund. Want a killer mystery? Forget that corpse in the opening chapter; think […]