Blind date: ‘She was willing to call time straight after dessert’

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Why women should start giving short men a chance | Poppy Noor

This week, the actor Jameela Jamil said she wants to see less dating stereotypes on screen. Instead of the usual pretty-women-meets-handsome-man trope, she...

How we stay together: 'It's the sense of trust that we had in each...

Names: Simon and Naomi PerryYears together: 23Occupations: IT specialist and naturopath Some relationships start in an instant. A chance encounter, a sudden recognition, then...

‘Delegate but the buck stops with you’: how to end the housework wars |...

In my house, obviously, we don’t need Fair Play, a recent book by the Harvard lawyer and organisational expert Eve Rodsky on the...

My boyfriend and I agreed we didn’t want children – but now I’m not...

I love my boyfriend very much. We live together and get along really well. The thing is he doesn’t want children and has...

My life in sex: ‘I no longer worry about my foreskin getting trapped’

When I started having sex at 21, I was expecting clumsy awkwardness, not pain. But during penetrative sex, I found it was impossible...

Being Jo March: Little Women finally has an ending grown women deserve | Josephine...

Long before internet quizzes asked women to reduce themselves to female archetypes by finding out “which Sex and the City character are you?”...

Forget cat ladies: the real tribes of modern dating, from fantasists to routiners

Ten years ago, in my second year at university, I threw a Lord of the Rings-themed party. I would be embarrassed about committing...

I’m fixated on a one-night stand my wife had before we met. What should...

My wife and I have been married for over 50 years and have an enviably happy existence. Before our marriage, my wife had...