Bad Breakup

Dear Emily, My boyfriend of a year recently broke up with me. He didn’t really give me any great reasons, but just said that he didn’t feel the same way as he used to. I respect his decision, but I’m just so sad. I don’t know what to do. It’s been two weeks and I […]

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STIs?!

Dear Emily, I’m not super experienced sex wise. Last week I gave a guy a blowjob without a condom and cum got in my mouth. I realized the day after that I had a small sore in my mouth. Should I be worried about an STI? I’m freaking myself out here. Help! STIs (or STBBIs) […]

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Nosey Sibling

Dear Emily, A sibling of mine has never been in a relationship or expressed interest in dating or even attraction to other people. They now live far away from me. A close friend of ours and I have been noticing them interacting with one of their close friends of the same sex in manners on […]

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Roommate Woes

Dear Emily, I’m a university student and I live in a house with four other people. I love it and I love my roommates, there’s just one issue. My roommate’s boyfriend (who is also my good friend, and who lives in a house in the neighborhood with a bunch of other of our guy friends) […]

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Babysitting Nightmare

Dear Emily,  I’m in my early 20’s and have been a nanny/babysitter since I was 13. I recently started watching two little kids. A boy who is 4, almost 5, and a little girl who is 2. I got the referral from a babysitting service. The first time I watched them I walked into the […]

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In The Middle

Dear Emily, A close friend of mine has been dating this guy for a few months. At first, I was very supportive. He seemed to have the stability her free spirit needed. But as things get more serious between them – I’m starting to see more and more red flags. He seems to take a […]

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