Skip navigation! Story from Sex. As with all sex positions , it's better to experiment than to try to copy an illustration, photo, or video exactly. Work on finding what feels right for you and your partner. Whether you've never tried to transition from cuddling to coitus, or you've attempted it unsuccessfully and given up, these suggestions will help you get started. Take It Slow.
How to Fall In Love with the Spooning Sex Position
Spooning: What It Is, Who Does It
If for some reason you haven't been cuddling with your partner after sex, you probably didn't realize that post-sex intimacy is just as important for many people as foreplay. Whether you struggle with intimacy issues or not, a little thing called spooning doesn't take much effort at all, and can actually reap some benefits for you and your partner. Sometimes some of us just want to be held, ya know? Spooning refers to lying on your side with a partner or more! People have been spooning for centuries, as evident from historic artwork depicting erotic embraces and positions between same-sex and heterosexual couples. So what are the benefits of spooning?
And what are some other options for couples looking for a nighttime bonding session? Oxytocin , affectionately known as the cuddle chemical or love hormone, is said to release when two people spoon. So is dopamine and serotonin.
Spooning is when a couple spoon-feeds each other cream of corn soup until they both climax. How gross would that be though? No, spooning is a classic cuddle position where two people lie side-by-side, butt-to-back.