The Importance of Design: Sex Education in Ikea

And then I thought about sex.

And love. And bodies. And our hookup culture.

Because I’m a 20-something with nothing better to think about. NOT.

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Oh, Happy Fault

I lost my virginity in college. It’s not a part of my journey that I’m bragging about or proud of — far from it.

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Out of the Closet, Into the Confessional

The grip of sin no longer had its heavy guilt weighing down on me anymore. My heart felt so free. That Confession was also the first time I came to admit out loud to anybody that I was attracted to guys.

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A Winning Relationship Starts with You

I think it’s fair to say, we as a culture have lost sight of the purpose of dating, which in turn can make dating really confusing.

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Chicks Are So Cool

But on behalf of humanity, let me say thank you. Thank you for the miracle and beauty of your womanhood, because without you none of us would even be here.

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Yes to Real Sex

Lest you be mistaken, God, the Catholic Church, myself, and everyone at LifeTeen.com isn’t trying to say ‘NO, NO, NO!’ to sex. We’re just all about saying ‘yes’ to real sex . . . sex as God intends it to be — within the Sacrament of Marriage.

A world where people sing songs about how they're perfectly good at being 'bad' and radio edits of songs switch 'love' in for the 'f' word like there's no difference. Society has taken something sacred, designed by God to unite couples in the Sacrament of Marriage and cooperate in bringing new life into the world ‘Ìâ‰âÂÌâ‰Ûù and categorized it as just another extracurricular activity.

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My Secret Sickness: Breaking the Silence of Girls Who Struggle with Porn

I, the girl with a reputation for being a model Catholic, had been struggling with masturbation and pornography for years.

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My Boyfriend Watches Porn: What Do I Do?

If porn has been a struggle for your boyfriend or girlfriend, that doesn’t mean you have to break up with them the moment they confide in you.

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God’s Time and Place: 7 Catholic Men on Meeting Their Wives

Q: I loved your last blog where Catholic women shared how they met their husbands after years of wondering if they would find the right one. Do you think that men feel the same way about finding their future wives? A: I do! I say so not because I can […]

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Good Girl, Bad Girl: My Struggle with Porn

If you’re the girl that sits in your room all alone and beats yourself up, either physically, mentally or both, because you think you are the only girl with a problem with pornography and masturbation — this is for you.

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