The hills are alive: Son’s busty girlfriend eager to show all

By Emily Yoffe, Slate on Aug. 03, 2013, at 4:40 p.m.
I’ll be asking her before we leave if she’s got bras in her suitcase, and I am ready to leave her behind if she doesn’t.

I want to make my hook-up dude my mentor. OK?

By Emily Yoffe, Slate on July 27, 2013, at 7:46 p.m.
I am a hormonal young woman in need of career advancement.

My ex is grooming teenage girls for sex. Do I need to contact his school?

By Emily Yoffe, Slate on July 14, 2013, at 6:31 a.m.
During the divorce, many details of similar “extracurricular activities” came to light.

When we have sex, she keeps saying things like, ‘Keep going! You can do it!’ Help!

By Emily Yoffe, Slate on July 06, 2013, at 9:57 a.m.
Yes, in the middle of the act, she keeps saying all these words of encouragement.
Emily Yoffe

My new crush says he’s in an ‘open marriage.’ Should I go for it?

By Emily Yoffe, Slate on June 30, 2013, at 5:50 a.m.
The idea of a fling with someone new, with no commitment potential and nothing to lose, seems like it could be a positive ego boost for me.

Women’s Support Group by Spruce Run

By Bev Wilson on June 25, 2013, at 9:09 a.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Spruce Run support groups for women affected by partner abuse. Day and evening groups; child care activities. For details call Spruce Run at 1-800-863-9909. This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news →
Emily Yoffe

We had a romp, now we have a child. Do I have to stay?

By Emily Yoffe, Slate on June 16, 2013, at 7:31 a.m.
The problem is that aside from our daughter, we still have next to nothing in common.
Dear Prudence
Emily Yoffe

My husband won’t cuddle. Is it cheating if I meet another man for hugs?

By Emily Yoffe, Slate on June 08, 2013, at 7:57 p.m.
My co-worker and I meet for hugs — and that’s all.

Messy men are cute; messy women are pathetic

By Emily Shire, Slate magazine on March 31, 2013, at 6:05 a.m.
In her piece “Cleaning: The Final Feminist Frontier” in the New Republic, Jessica Grose highlights how women still bear a disproportionate burden of household maintenance. While we’re closer to balancing the domestic burdens between the sexes when it comes to child rearing and even cooking, Grose argues, cleaning is still …

What can I do to help my space-cadet granddaughter?

By on March 25, 2013, at 11:28 a.m.
Q. Our 8-year-old granddaughter, a second grader, is funny, loving and caring — a really good kid with good friends — but she is a bit of a space cadet. Although she’s a terrific reader and she does well in school, even her pre-kindergarten teacher said that she drifts into …