Meet the Girl Behind the Blog: Ivy Says

(Photo courtesy of RagMag Magazine) After writing anonymously since 2009, Lebanese blogger Ivy, who doubles as our resident relationship expert at Beirut.com, has decided to reveal her identity...

 

Dear Ivy: Politics Is Getting in the Way of Our Relationship

Dear Ivy, My boyfriend and I have been together for one year. He's very politically involved and just so happens to disagree with my father completely when it comes to political topics. Needless to...

 

Dear Ivy: Shouldn't Marriage Come Next?

Dear Ivy, I’ve been with my boyfriend for around 3 years now. I was very content with our relationship before but I’m about to hit 30 and I would like to get married eventually. We never...

 

Dear Ivy: How Do I Get My Best Friend to Lay Off My Man?

Dear Ivy, I'm almost positive that one of my guy friends is gay, though he has never told me directly. I want to let him know that I support him 100% (whether he's gay or not) without pressuring him ...

 

Dear Ivy: Is He A Porn Addict?

Dear Ivy, I’ve lived with my boyfriend for almost two years now. I’ll cut right to the chase: he used to look at porn several times a day while I was hanging around the house. It made me feel...

 

Dear Ivy, Does this Qualify As Emotional Cheating?

Dear Ivy, We’ve been together for 3 months. My girlfriend’s birthday is coming up and she insists she doesn’t want anything. Of course I’m going to get her something, but what is she getting ...

 

Dear Ivy: Why Won't My Fiance Help Clean Up?

Dear Ivy, I’ve lived with my fiancé for about two years now and we’re planning to get married next year. We get along great most of the time, however cleaning has always been a big source of...

 

Dear Ivy: I Caught My Husband Sexting, Now What?

Dear Ivy, I've been with my girlfriend for over four years. We've been through a lot together, but have managed to keep our relationship strong - that is, until about a month ago, when my girlfriend ...

 

Dear Ivy: How Do I Fix My Sex Life?

Dear Ivy, My boyfriend and I have been together for two years. I'm 28 and he's 30. Recently, I decided to talk to him about our general lack of sex. He said that I turn him on, but he just doesn't...

 

How Do I Make It Official?

Dear Ivy, I've been dating this guy for nearly two months, and thus far it's been casual. We seem pretty relationship-y now, and though I'm usually not a "label" kind of girl, I feel like we...