Love & Sex

Get More Great Content.

Sign up for the Fatherly newsletter to get expert advice about fitness, gear, travel, style, parenting, and more in your inbox.

Damage Control

34 Small, Nice Things to Do After a Big Fight


Because what you do after a fight is as important as what you might have done during the argument.


Sex During Pregnancy: All Your Questions, Answered

ByCarrie Weisman

Relax, you aren’t going to “poke” the baby.

Set The Standard

How to Set Boundaries In A Relationship (And Not Be A Jerk About It)

ByAshley Abramson

As they say, good fences make good neighbors...

Work It Out

12 Phrases That Will Help Resolve Conflict In (Almost) Any Environment

BySteve Calechman

While simple, these phrases let others know that you want to listen, engage, and get to the bottom of the issue.

I'm Sorry

How to Apologize: The 6 Steps Of The Perfect Apology

ByMatt Berical

The perfect apology consists of six distinct components. Master them all and you’ll learn how to repair mistakes before they turn into major conflicts.


The One Question That Can Change All Your Fights For The Better

ByKelly Gonsalves

Ask it and you’ll find it’s a lot easier to avoid escalation and find resolution.

Small, Nice Things

25 Small, Nice Things To Do For Family Who Helps With Childcare


If you’re lucky enough to have family members available to watch your kids, here are a few ways to let them know how much their help matters.


44 Pieces Of Life-Changing Parenting Advice From Dads Who’ve Been There

ByMatt Christensen

We asked 50 dads for the best parenting advice they ever received. Their answers did not disappoint.

Start Small

27 Life-Changing Micro Habits That Require Only A Few Minutes

ByAdam Bulger

When it comes to self-improvement, going small has big benefits.


How To Keep Your Relationship Strong When Dealing With Fertility Issues

ByVirginia Pelley

The fertility journey can be a time of overwhelming stress and heartache. Here’s how to get through it together.

Support Network

12 Thoughtful Texts To Send A Stressed Out Partner

ByMatt Christensen

When your significant other is dealing with considerable stress, these messages of support may just be what they need to read.

Say You're Sorry

12 Texts to Send Your Partner After a Big Fight

ByMatt Christensen

Whether you want to send a tactful message of regret for taking things too far or a simple note to help you re-engage later, these messages are a good start.


51 Sex Tips For Men Who Want To Be Great In Bed


Because everyone could use some pointers.


19 Sex Questions For Couples Who Want To Know One Another Better


Want to improve intimacy or just get to know your partner — and yourself — better? Ask the right questions.


24 Dirty Talk Phrases To Use In Bed, According To Sex Therapists


Let's talk.


How You Respond To “Bids For Connection” Can Make Or Break A Marriage

ByJeremy Brown

Turning towards, not away from them is crucial to a marriage.