How to keep intimacy alive during pregnancy

2015-11-13 10:52

Although many studies show that during pregnancy there's an increase in intimacy between partners, this doesn't happen automatically. A shared commitment to the relationship and the pregnancy is crucial for you and your partner's mutual happiness and wellbeing.

Do you have sex with the lights on?

2015-08-06 10:44

If you’ve never had a problem with your body and how other people see it, this column is not for you. For the rest, Dorothy Black turns the spotlight on body confidence in the bedroom.

8 super easy relationship hacks to be a better partner

2015-07-09 16:07

Making an effort has never been this easy.

Keep your sext life safe

2015-04-02 13:51

Scared of finding your booty online thanks to an angry ex? You don’t have to diss digital sex play completely, you just need to be smarter, says Dorothy Black

5 ways to tell if he is serious about you

2015-03-11 10:13

In a world filled with casual sex, booty calls and non-exclusive relationships, how are you supposed to know if your relationship is headed somewhere?

Can you survive breaking someone’s heart?

2015-02-05 13:20

Manni Bradshaw explores the uncertainty of ending a long term relationship and why that shouldn't stop you if you are unhappy.

10 tips for braving long distance love

2014-12-30 00:00

A long distance relationship isn’t for the weak or faint of heart, it takes time, loyalty, and a whole lot of chocolate.

Everything he told me was a lie

2014-06-17 12:14

In this chapter, Violet discovers that she is dealing with a serial liar.

Are you part of an annoying smug couple? Stop it. Stop it right now!

2014-05-27 09:15

Wearing your heart on your virtual social media sleeve is on the rise. Dorothy recommends that less is more ... especially when the relationship ends. Awkward.

13 life lessons we learned from wedding movies

2014-04-03 12:39

There's more to romantic comedy movies than simple entertainment. If you pay close attention to the movie's content, you might just learn a lesson or two on love.


How to break up with someone you love

2015-08-19 09:57

Here’s how to break it off with someone without breaking them.

Don't share your passwords with your partner

2015-07-28 00:00

Does signing up for a relationship mean handing over your passwords? Dorothy Black believes personal privacy and trust need to work together.

Easy bake babies and instant parenthood

2015-04-30 10:43

When it comes to placing a bun in the oven, and traditional methods no longer seem to do the trick, isn't it time we got a little creative?

Relax, it’s only your first wedding!

2015-03-23 15:56

Jahni Cowley gives young couples some advice about how to prepare for life after the wedding.

A 6-Question Sanity Check For Your Marriage

2015-02-09 09:19

Planning on tying the knot? Before you say “I do”, ask a few tough questions that could save you from doing the wrong thing

10 tips for braving long distance love

2015-01-21 13:14

A long distance relationship isn’t for the weak or faint of heart, it takes time, loyalty, and a whole lot of chocolate.

A man's guide to online dating

2014-07-30 11:24

Pay attention, men. Violet Online is about to give you an online dating manual. It’s for your reading pleasure, it's free and it's about online dating etiquette.

The challenges of dating a baby daddy

2014-06-04 11:52

The issue is not so much about the baby as it is about the mama and the subsequent drama that unfolds when she finds out that the daddy has moved on, says Paballo Molahlehi.

When shouting, screaming and sulking won't bring him back

2014-04-10 10:22

We’ve all done the Facebook stalking, obsessive checking when last he was on Whatsapp, driving past his house kind of thing. Sometimes you've got to just move on.

‘He left me. Just like that!’

2014-03-11 09:41

Just over two weeks ago, the love of blogger Lauren Daniels’ life decided that their almost five year relationship had reached its expiry date.

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