Rappler's latest stories on personal relationships
Late-night texts, dating apps, Skype chats – are these innocent or harmful? A relationship expert helps us find out.
Times may change but some things, like friendships, will always stay the same
The many things we feel and do when we are broken hearted, explained
'Most of the time, I wish I had my parents’ support back then when these things were happening to me. It would have made all the difference in the world.'
What's it like being a single lady in your 40s?
What if you were asked to trust someone for the first time? What would make you trust them?
Goodbye toxic relationships – here's how to make sure you're in the healthy and happy relationship you deserve!
Beneath all the fluff, love remains conditional. A recent study by Closeup found out why.
'Are they just one’s way of satiating the need for amour propre – meeting the approval, and stoking the envy of online witnesses? Are they for one’s lover at all? Or, are they for public affirmation?'
Yes, there are concrete ways for couples to recover from an affair
What makes a relationship real?
Find yourself saying “so many fish in the sea, but none for me”?
Rappler talks to a relationship counselor and psychologist about cheating, affairs, and the warning signs you can look out for
Filipinos on being single, believing in may forever, and buying condoms during the love month
From decadent chocolate cake, to starlit dinners here are Valentine's goodies you can enjoy no matter what your relationship status
Is your relationship status 'it's complicated' – particularly to most people? We want to hear your story
Singles may not be committed romantically, but are committed to other meaningful relationships that require full-time commitment
Research shows forgiveness helps us feel better and may help us live longer. But forgiving others is only beneficial if the advantages exceed the potential costs.
Bookmark, save, screenshot – we got you covered, bes
Take some time to hug a loved one today!
Giving yourself, opening up and connecting, may be the best gift you can give others this season
OFWs, bridge the gap by doing these little things for your family back home
In a survey conducted by The Nerve, Filipinos weigh in on the legalization of divorce
People spend more time with gadgets than with friends and romantic partners nowadays. We need to reclaim the happiness lost to digital activity, says one psychological scientist
Show your closest buds your appreciation for them with these little gifts
You’re going crazy with all the thoughts running around your head. Your heart feels like it’s going to burst with all the conflicting emotions. Do not, for the love of God, take to social media to pour your guts out.
It’s natural to first turn to the locals when you have questions about a new country But it still helps to have a female kababayan who knows exactly where you’re coming from