Great news: The best day to buy discounted chocolate is just around the corner. But first, Valentine's Day. Whether you're celebrating with a significant other, dusting off your dating apps, or having a Galentine's Day for the ages, get ready for the big day with podcasts that will have both your heart melting and pulse racing below. Read about all of the podcasts below, and start listening to them on the SXM App now here:
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For Getting Busy
If you're trying to spice things up in the bedroom this year, look no further than Sex with Emily, The Sex Wrap, Good Sex and Lovers and Friends with Shan Boodram. Whether you're getting intimate with a longtime lover or staging a hookup with a Hinge match, these four podcasts have no shortage of tips and tricks to keep things interesting. From stepping outside of your comfort zone to asserting essential sexual boundaries, each show's expert hosts and guests will share their infinite intimate wisdom to help you take things to the next level - all while answering the questions you've always been afraid to ask. This isn't your average sex education.
For Feeling Yourself
While there may not be rows of greeting cards and chalk-flavored mini hearts about it, self-love is essential on both Valentine's Day and beyond. We Love You (And So Can You), Love From The Hyp with Sakura Sutter, and Tell Me What to Do with Jaime Primak Sullivan all feature countless episodes dedicated to celebrating what makes you the most lovable version of yourself, for yourself. And while self-love isn't always the easiest thing to achieve, these podcast hosts and empathy experts will be with you every step of the way sharing pro tips and heartfelt advice.
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For Cherishing Friendship
Many argue that the bonds between friends are often deeper than any romantic relationships in a person's life. And even if that's not the case for you, Valentine's Day should be about all love, not just the love between significant others. On Best Friends with Nicole Byer and Sasheer Zamata, Lovers and Friends with Shan Boodram, and Don't Blame Me!, hear segments dedicated to the complexities of human relationships beyond just the romantic ones. Whether you want to reconnect with a long-lost best friend or simply want to make Galentine's Day count, don't miss these laugh-out-loud stories, star-studded guests and words of wisdom
For Falling in Love
If you've been hit by cupid's arrow or are hoping to be, tune in to Why Won't You Date Me? with Nicole Byer, Modern Love, Committed, Love Letters, Homophilia, Double Date, and Love Shack Liveto hear stories ranging from hilarious to heart-warming. Love isn't one size fits all, and your podcasts shouldn't be, either, which is why these various shows offer something for everyone (yes, even if you're single).
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But that's not all - have a Valentine's Day love fest with all 23 podcasts here.