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Couples Advice

Conscious Uncoupling and the Paradox of Conscious Commitment

Thea and Duane Harvey | Posted 06.02.2014 | Divorce
Thea and Duane Harvey

Relationships do end, and it is important to stop viewing this as failure. The success or failure of a relationship should not be determined by it's length, but by our ability to allow another human being into our heart and grow from the experience.

3 Steps To Creating A Couple's Bucket List

Posted 02.28.2014 | Weddings

By Rhona Berens for Since the film "Bucket List" came out in 2007, most of us haven't just heard of bucket lists -- we've got one. M...

Last Minute Valentine's Gift: How One Simple Word Can Transform Your Relationship

Tamar Chansky | Posted 04.16.2014 | Weddings
Tamar Chansky

The fact is, relationships are a table for two. And if you want to luxuriate at the table with your partner, rather than one (or both) of you wanting to sneak out a window, hail a cab and be outta there, make sure that your language is the connected kind.

5 Ways To Achieve Your Happy-ish Ever After

Glennon Doyle Melton | Posted 03.09.2014 | Weddings
Glennon Doyle Melton

Lasting, true love is not about being swept off your feet. Sometimes love is just sweeping the kitchen and being grateful that there is a kitchen and a partner who is contractually obligated to share it with you forever.

5 Steps To Actually Accomplishing Those New Year's Resolutions

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for As each new year approaches, so many of us start thinking about our resolutions -- but once January is in full swing,...

Marriage: What No One Tells You

Thea and Duane Harvey | Posted 02.05.2014 | Weddings
Thea and Duane Harvey

Your partner is a pain in the ass. You probably already know this, but what you may not know is that this is the way it is supposed to be.

Couples' Drinking Habits May Predict Likelihood Of Divorce

Posted 11.22.2013 | Divorce

A new study concludes that heavy drinking isn't a marital deal-breaker -- so long as both spouses are consuming the same amount of alcohol. Resear...

The 3 Things Sabotaging Your Relationship

Posted 03.11.2015 | OWN

The author of Brotherhood: Dharma, Destiny, and the American Dream and founder of The Chopra Foundation helps us understand how to revitalize our life...

How Couples Benefit From Sexual Fantasy

Thea and Duane Harvey | Posted 08.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Thea and Duane Harvey

Sex is an act of the imagination, and in committed romantic relationships imagination often is the first thing to wear out. Here's some tips to help re-cultivate the fantasy and re-circulate passion.

Tantra and Relationship Tips

Thea and Duane Harvey | Posted 07.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Thea and Duane Harvey

Creating a connection that is mutually satisfying is two-pronged: eliminate the negative and enhance the positive. Less pain, more pleasure. A simple truth most couples find difficult to practice.

Love Bites: Couples Counseling Tips Before Valentine's Day

Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W. | Posted 12.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W.

If you both can allow yourselves to be fully present and follow these steps, expecting "no guarantees" -- much, much easier said than done -- you'll feel closer to each other than any oysters, petit fours, or champagne would ever allow.

6 Strategies For Coping With An Irritable Sweetheart

Gretchen Rubin | Posted 05.12.2012 | Healthy Living
Gretchen Rubin

If you're in a relationship, your sweetheart's emotional state matters a lot to you. So how do you cope with a sweetheart or spouse who is irritable most of the time?