Celebrating Father’s Day (The MiddleSexy Way)

This Father’s Day, in addition to the barbecues, brunches and bundles of ties, socks, golf balls, sweaters and bathrobes you have planned, may we suggest another kind of gift for the man you are celebrating: a really good role in the hay. It can be low-key and spontaneous, say Sunday after lunch when the guests…

7 Mother’s Day Gifts (To Buy for Yourself)

Mother’s Day is rapidly approaching. I never expect anything from my husband because I’m not his mother. And my kids, now that they’re teens, usually surprise me with something sweet. But this year, what with college applications and hormones, I’m feeling like I’m going to get myself something. Yes, I deserve it. And then some.…

Regaining My Lust for Valentine’s Day

Over the last couple of years, I’ve fallen out of caring about Valentine’s Day. Maybe it’s all of the commercials for heart shaped necklace pendants or candy and flowers. Or the fact that the valentine displays come out before I get my Christmas tree down. It’s become easy to shun Valentine’s Day. To harden my…

Happy New Year!

Wishing you a very Happy MiddleSexy New Year! We can’t wait to see what 2015 brings. And we’re glad you’re going to be along for the ride.

Diet Quickie: Holiday Eating Tips

We made it through Thanksgiving with it’s feast of overabundance, including tons and tons of desserts. That was easy compared to what we’re going to be faced with over the next few weeks. Two of the most important tips for healthy holiday eating? Don’t go to a party hungry. Have a little healthy snack before…

Friday Links: Holiday Food and Drink

Twas the weekend before Christmas, and the fourth night of Hanukkah, and we were done with our shopping. All we wanted to do was cozy up to the Christmas tree and the menorah. And eat, drink and be merry. Check out these awesome holiday recipes: Let’s start with a cocktail. I’m in a little bourbon…

Friday Links: Gift Guides

Hannukah is only a few days away and Christmas is not far behind. In my house, we celebrate both. So I need mega help when it comes to figuring out what to get for my husband, three teens and everybody else on my gift list. Some of my favorite resources so far include: Donuts, Dresses…

A Mother’s Guide to Sleepovers for the 18+ Set

“I feel like I am running a brothel,” my across-the-hall neighbor said one recent morning as we opened our apartment doors for the newspaper. “There’s sex going on in every room!” It was the day after Thanksgiving, and all three of her children had come home from college with weekend guests in tow. For my…

Thanksgiving Wishes

MiddleSexy wishes you a Thanksgiving filled with good food, great sex and much joy. Want more MiddleSexy delivered to your inbox? Sign up for our weekly newsletter “The Quickie”.