love advice - updates

Rappler's latest stories on love advice


Astrology Q&A: 'How do I learn to forgive?'

Jun 29, 2020 - 9:00 AM

'How can I move on from this friendship break-up?'

Astrology Q&A: 'Am I allergic to love?'

Jun 08, 2020 - 8:00 PM

'I think I'm allergic to commitment but I wasn't always this way. What's wrong with me?'

'Time heals all wounds': Hontiveros gives love advice on Valentine's Day

Feb 14, 2020 - 3:21 PM

From giving cheaters a chance to finding "The One," Senator Risa Hontiveros answers questions about love and relationships

LOVE ADVICE. Senator Risa Hontiveros answers questions relating to love and relationships in a Facebook video. Screengrab from Senator Risa Hontiveros' Facebook page

[Dear Lola Saturnina] Gusto ba niya ako o hindi?

Dec 15, 2018 - 4:23 PM

Gamitin ang 'Liza Soberano Rule' para malaman kung bet ka rin ng crush mo!

[Dear Lola Saturnina] Tinitignan ko pa rin profile ng ex ko

Dec 08, 2018 - 5:32 PM

Can't stop stalking your ex? Dami mo namang time!

[Dear Lola Saturnina] Ex na text nang text, crush na hanggang 'hahaha' lang

Nov 17, 2018 - 8:59 PM

'Yung ex na nagtetext pa rin at si crush na hanggang 'haha' na lang – we got you covered

[Dear Lola Satunina] I can't get over my ex

Nov 03, 2018 - 1:00 PM

'Nahihirapan ako mag-move on from my ex kasi iniwan niya ko para sa iba'

[Dear Lola Saturnina] Crush ko siya, crush niya best friend ko

Oct 13, 2018 - 8:30 AM

'Deserve mo makahanap ng taong iibigin ka rin, hindi mo kailangan magpumilit at umasa sa wala. Love is a two-way street. Choose someone who will meet you halfway'

[Dear Lola Saturnina] Papaano ko kakausapin ang crush kong sikat?

Oct 06, 2018 - 12:30 PM

Presenting: Lola Saturnina's 5-Step Panglalandi Strat Plan

[Dear Lola Saturnina] Advanced ako mag-isip kaya walang love life

Sep 29, 2018 - 9:00 AM

'I have sabotaged multiple potential relationships and I do really think na it's due to my perfectionism'

Why you should never settle for simply getting things done

Sep 26, 2017 - 6:45 AM

We all have a calling to pursue a life beyond ourselves. How will you create your own modern legacy?


[Two Pronged] My partner is HIV+

May 30, 2017 - 1:58 PM

Art asks our Two Pronged duo if he should continue his relationship with his HIV positive boyfriend even if his love for him is less than before

[Clinical Notes] Are first marriages really better?

Feb 25, 2017 - 3:06 PM

Margarita Holmes talks about the impact of second marriages on kids and the effects of the non legalization of divorce on a family

[Two Pronged] My flighty flight attendant

Dec 22, 2016 - 9:27 PM

I don t know if she s been or still is talking to other guys I just can t fully trust her you know?

Love advice from Alex Gonzaga: On courtship, rebound relationships

Sep 17, 2016 - 9:16 PM

Kailangan talagang pahirapan at patagalin ang pangliligaw Para malaman mo talaga kung seryoso at kung talagang para sa iyo yung lalaki iyon Alex says regarding courtship

[Dash of SAS] Love and sex advice from the Pope

May 19, 2016 - 12:50 PM

Many of the laws in the Philippines are based on the love and sex advice dispensed by the Church says sex and gender columnist Ana Santos

[Two Pronged] 'Neglected' husband says wife has changed

Jan 03, 2016 - 4:50 PM

I am also not sexually happy anymore writes Not So Happy Husband

[Two Pronged] My partner can't give me an orgasm

Dec 27, 2015 - 5:00 PM

It feels good when he stimulates me but it doesn t reach the peak writes Donna

[Two Pronged] Is it infidelity?

Dec 20, 2015 - 11:58 AM

He insisted that it is not cheating unless you have sex with that other person writes Pat

Graphic by Nico Villarete

[Two Pronged] Casual sex while awaiting commitment

Dec 13, 2015 - 2:34 PM

A young woman wonders whether she should stop having casual sex while waiting for a committed relationship

[Two Pronged] Dreaming of Mel

Dec 06, 2015 - 2:29 PM

These dreams are bothering me a lot and I want to know which path I should take I love my girlfriend but I want to settle things with Mel

[Two Pronged] He wants me to stop 'throwing away' money on my family

Nov 15, 2015 - 11:38 AM

Everything s great – except he hates that she supports her brother financially saying that it s disgusting that Asian children are expected to spend for their families

[Two Pronged] Waiting for 'The One'

May 17, 2015 - 2:38 PM

Am I just too obsessed with happily ever after? goes this week s Two Pronged dilemma

[Two Pronged] Relationship gone cold

Jun 01, 2014 - 10:32 AM

When a woman leaves a man heartbroken he wonders if it s time to let go or try to rekindle the relationship