Consent. It’s a seemingly simple concept that, for many reasons, is largely misunderstood. How can something as easy as a ‘yes’ or ‘no’ answer be so misconstrued, so often? Contrary to popular belief, ignorance is not always bliss. You may think you know when there’s consent, but unless you’re 100 percent on the same page as your potential sexual partner, the actual act of sex with them remains strictly a possibility. Continue Reading
April is STD/STI awareness month! Safe sex is so important to staying healthy and protecting yourself. You already know that (hopefully).
What you may not know is that, according to the American Sexual Health Association, one in two sexually active people will contract a sexually transmitted disease by the age of 25. If you don’t have an STD (or have never had one), chances are the person sitting next to you does or has at one point.
So you’ve heard about pegging, and you’re wondering what all the fuss is about. Pegging is traditionally described as a heterosexual woman penetrating a heterosexual man with a dildo strapped to her body, but I think that definition is pretty limiting!
This guide can be used for anyone that’s curious about penetrating a butthole with a dildo, regardless of their gender or sexual orientation. Simple as that.
When faced with the news that you’ve contracted an STD, it’s totally understandable to get caught up in a tidal wave of emotions.
You might feel fear, shame, confusion, maybe regret. It’s a lot to process on top of whatever treatment you have ahead. There’s a lot of negative stigma often associated with the topic of STDs. We tend to hear a lot about how to prevent them, but not what to do when they actually happen.
With almost 20 million new cases of STDs/STIs each year in the U.S. alone, it is a struggle that’s very real! Although for as difficult as the journey can be at times, going on to live a rewarding life – sex included – is still totally possible with the help of a few key tactics along the way. Continue Reading
Part four of our Sexual Alphabet exploration takes us on a journey through a few things you may have heard a different meaning for.
We’re learning all about munch meetings, the persuasive powers of negotiations, and the highs and lows of objectification.
So strap in for some eroticism.