Aphrodisiacs

How To Make Chocolate Covered Figs

Meghan Telpner | Posted 03.31.2016 | Canada Living
Meghan Telpner

I'm confident you're familiar with dried figs, but fresh? They're sweet and juicy with that little bit of crunch from the seeds is a side benefit to the number of delicious health benefits. So what would happen if we took this pleasure food and lovingly coated it in one of the greatest aphrodisiacs, chocolate?

How To Master The Science Of A Kiss

Dr. Jennifer Pearlman | Posted 02.05.2016 | Canada Living
Dr. Jennifer Pearlman

During a kiss, important chemical signaling can occur through the exchange of pheromones. While well established in animals, plants and even bacteria, pheromones are thought to also play a role in signaling between humans.

Do Aphrodisiacs Actually Work?

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Prestwich | Posted 10.21.2015 | Canada Living

Popular Science looks at some of the biggest purported libido-boosters.

Mood-Boosting (Alright, Sexy) Foods To Eat On Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post | Terri Coles | Posted 02.13.2015 | Canada Living

Any food can be cooked with love — but can certain foods increase your odds of getting some loving later? Plenty of foods are rumoured to be aphrodi...

How to Rekindle Your Sexual Desire

Dr. Jennifer Pearlman | Posted 04.05.2015 | Canada Living
Dr. Jennifer Pearlman

Foreplay and sexual touching play a vital role in eliciting a sexual response in women. Sexual touching is not only considered a social norm, it enables physiological and psychological readiness. Foreplay readies our bodies for sex; exciting our brains, quickening our heartbeat, and preparing the genital organs for intercourse.

These Surprising Veggies Will Boost Your Libido

Nikki Fotheringham | Posted 11.08.2014 | Canada Living
Nikki Fotheringham

The French may no longer practice the tradition of dining on asparagus three times a day before your wedding night to increase libido, but there is some scientific evidence to back up the idea of aphrodisiac asparagus. Asparagus contains calcium, vitamin E and potassium which cleanse the kidneys and urinary track while imbuing a burst of energy.

7 Ways Alcohol Affects Your Sex Life

Petra Zebroff | Posted 03.09.2013 | Canada Living
Petra Zebroff

A cocktail or glass of wine can help us to relax and even feel a little sexier. But does it actually result in better sex?

Kitchen Seduction: How To Woo Your Partner With Food

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.24.2012 | Canada Living

It's hot, sweet, tempting and everybody wants it. We're talking about dinner, of course, but action in the kitchen might get you action in the bedroom...

Aphrodisiacs: 7 Inedible Ways To Spice Up Your Sex Life

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 12.27.2011 | Canada Living

We've heard all of this before: eating chocolate can arouse you, an oyster's zinc has a positive effect on the libido, pumpkin seeds were once aphrodi...