marriage

  1. Relationships

    Knowing when to see a marriage counselor

    Sure, every couple has problems. But when do you bite the bullet and decide it's time to see a marriage counselor? Here, we uncover...
  2. Relationships

    Reader stories: Why I chose to forgive my husband

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    Forgiveness is hard, but it's possible. Here, women share the positive side of forgiveness and reveal why they chose to forgive...
  3. Relationships

    What is marital depression and how to avoid it

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    Marital depression is more common than you think, and it can destroy your marriage if you're not careful. An expert sheds some light...
  4. Relationships

    My summer fling bought me a ring!

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    Sowing your wild oats typically doesn't turn into a long-lasting committed relationship-turned-marriage. In fact, most times that's...
  5. Relationships

    What a prenup does and does not do

    With spring upon us and wedding season around the corner, this is the time to determine whether a prenuptial agreement may be...
  6. Parenting

    10 At-home dates after the kids go to bed

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    Between work, the kids and other obligations, it's tough to carve out time to foster your relationship — but it's important to...
  7. Tips & Advice

    Divorce: Does "Down syndrome advantage" exist?

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    Can a child's extra chromosome exponentially strengthen a marriage? Research points to a lower divorce rate compared with parents of...
  8. Relationships

    Secrets you should keep from your husband

    While it is extremely necessary to be honest in your relationship, your goal should never be to hurt your spouse's feelings. It's OK...
  9. Relationships

    5 Conversations that will strengthen your relationship

    They say communication is the keystone to a great relationship. There are ways to open communication with your partner every day....
  10. Weddings

    Exotic honeymoon destinations you've never heard of

    Opt for something different for your honeymoon by whisking your sweetie off to an exotic locale you haven't seen overexposed in the...
  11. Relationships

    Women reveal what they wish they knew before marriage

    Ladies, let’s talk marriage. If there was something — anything — you could tell yourself about marriage before...
  12. Love How-Tos

    How to be the perfect maid of honor

    Appointed maid of honor for a wedding and scared out of your mind? Don’t worry; we’ve been to enough weddings to master the key to...
  13. Weddings

    Poll results: What do women think about marriage today?

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    Do the traditional opinions on marriage still hold true in the modern world? We polled our readers to help us determine what's true...
  14. Relationships

    Real love story: From business partners to marriage

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    Lisa and Brent met online and intended a business partnership — until love got in the way. This is the story of how they discovered...
  15. Weddings

    10 Reasons why his parents will love the real you

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    Don't be afraid to meet his parents. Your fiancé's parents can't wait for you to become his bride for so many reasons.
  16. Weddings

    When your parents meet his: Fun activities that break the ice

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    His parents love you and yours love him, so why does their meeting have such a scary stigma? Hint: It may have something to do with...
  17. Tips & Advice

    Deployment can strengthen the bonds of marriage

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    You won't find a single person that raises their hand and says, "Yes, please! Deployment! My spouse and I love being apart from each...
  18. Weddings

    Women who eloped tell all

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    Though traditional weddings will always be the more popular route for saying "I do," more and more women are choosing to elope...
  19. Weddings

    Real story: We eloped in Vegas!

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    My name is Sarah and my husband, John, and I eloped in Las Vegas on May 21, 2011. We both agree that eloping was one of the best...
  20. Living

    Business 101: When your spouse becomes your colleague

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    Can you imagine working full time with your spouse? We met with two couples who work together and found out what makes it difficult,...