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6 Keys To Keep The Magic In Your Relationship

Dr. Carmen Harra | Posted 06.20.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Carmen Harra

Most couples simply stand by and allow the spark of their relationship to fizzle out in time, partly because they believe there's nothing to be done. But with the right actions and added awareness, both partners can rekindle the romantic fire so that it burns more strongly than even in the beginning.

This Is How Happy Couples Manage Their Money

O, The Oprah Magazine | Joann Pan | Posted 03.22.2016 | OWN

Money can't buy you love, but it sure can put your warm and fuzzy feelings to the test. Nearly a third of American couples report that money is a majo...

12 Things Happy Couples Do Every Single Day

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 02.26.2016 | Weddings

It goes without saying that marriage takes work -- but what kind of work, exactly? We recently asked coupled-up relationship bloggers and HuffPost r...

The 8 Daily Habits Of Wildly-Happy Couples

R.L. Adams | Posted 02.07.2016 | Healthy Living
R.L. Adams

Finding happiness in a relationship isn't the result of random chance. It isn't likened to winning the lottery. It's the upshot of two individuals that are in sync and exhibit the same eight daily habits that help them become the wildly-happy couples that they are.

Couples Who Share Chores May Have Better Sex, And Sex More Often

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 11.05.2015 | HuffPost Home

Honey, you're going to want to do some ironing. A new study from the University of Alberta found that male-female couples had better and more ...

5 Phrases The Happiest Couples Say To Stay Crazy In Love

YourTango | Posted 09.04.2015 | Weddings
YourTango

Who knew that just a few little words could make all the difference in a relationship?

10 Habits Of The Happiest Couples

Helena López-Casares Pertusa | Posted 07.24.2015 | Weddings
Helena López-Casares Pertusa

Healthy couples build their love from robust and solid pillars such as respect, admiration, equality, complicity, transparency and trust.

11 Things Happy Couples Don't Do

YourTango | Posted 05.26.2016 | Weddings
YourTango

Happiness in a relationship takes much more than luck.

10 Habits Of Happy Couples

Carly Spindel | Posted 05.25.2015 | Women
Carly Spindel

Small gestures like holding hands or putting your arm around each other increases closeness, which is always a factor in the lives of happy couples. When you hold hands, you're subconsciously reminding yourself that you care about each other.

Why I Like To Sleep Alone, Even After Sex

Erica Jagger | Posted 02.26.2015 | Fifty
Erica Jagger

By the end of my marriage, I dreaded getting into bed with my husband and our twin companions: Despair and Revulsion. I didn't realize just how oppressive bedtime had become until my first night settling into my sheets alone in my new apartment. I suddenly felt decades younger, ecstatically light and free.

Bowing to the Happy Marriages: Superhero Territory

Bridget Fonger | Posted 12.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Bridget Fonger

I am lucky to be surrounded by loving couples all of whom deserve more acknowledgment. I consider them all superheroes.

The 9 Biggest Myths About 'Happy' Couples

Posted 12.15.2014 | Dr. Phil

Stop thinking your relationship doesn’t measure up! Nine myths and realities,of happy couples.

7 Tips to Avoid Toxic Relationships

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 09.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

Having "been there, dated that," I wanted to offer up right here, right now seven quickie empowering tips from the book which helped me break my pattern -- in order to help both men and women break theirs.

The 'Million-Dollar Question' All Happy Couples Ask

OWN | Posted 07.25.2014 | OWN

In a relationship rut? It's only natural, Dr. Alexandra H. Solomon, a clinical psychologist at the Family Institute at Northwestern University says. "...

12 Things I've Learned In 12 Years Of Marriage

Galit Breen | Posted 08.25.2014 | Weddings
Galit Breen

Don't waste time being wistful for who you once were. Instead, stay grateful for who you are to each other today. Being grateful and present sheds the right light on everything and everyone.

7 Marriage Truths I Wish I'd Known As A Newlywed

Winifred M. Reilly | Posted 08.23.2014 | Weddings
Winifred M. Reilly

With wedding season in full bloom, this post is my gift to those of you who are just starting out. Here's the advice I wish I'd been given as a newlywed, rather than having had to figure it out on my own.

7 Small Things Happy Couples Remember To Do Every Day

Winifred M. Reilly | Posted 08.05.2014 | Weddings
Winifred M. Reilly

I say don't wait to discover what's truly important. Even if you're facing big difficulties in your marriage, these small caring gestures may give your relationship a surprising boost.

This Is What True Love Looks Like

Posted 02.24.2015 | Weddings

Whether you and your partner are keen on Valentine's Day or not (hey, a "House of Cards" marathon and Chinese food sounds pretty romantic to us), it's...

Behold: The Happiest Relationship Ever, According To Science

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women

Decades' worth of research has attempted to pinpoint what, exactly, makes a couple happy. Scientists have followed relationships over the course of ye...

Adorable Couple Of 70 Years Shares Key To Marital Bliss

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

Want to know the secret to marital bliss? Just ask Oregon couple Wally and Beth Christianson, who recently celebrated 70 years of marriage and opened ...

3 Tricks That Will Keep You Happily Married

Posted 01.25.2014 | Weddings

Written by Ericka Souter on CafeMom's blog, The Stir . There is a reason we are always in awe of couples that have been wed 10 years or more. Anyon...

Marriage Findings From 2013 Shed Light On What Happens After 'I Do'

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 12.30.2013 | Weddings

Marriage is a complex beast; sometimes it's full of happiness and other times it goes really, really wrong -- which is why so much time and energy is ...

So Candid! 20 Unexpectedly Wonderful Wedding Moments

Posted 06.06.2013 | Weddings

A posed wedding photo from your must-have shot list can be lovely, but it's often the candid photos capturing you and your loved ones in real, unexpec...

LOOK: Reddit Users Dish On Moments Of Love

The Huffington Post | Christina Huffington | Posted 04.29.2013 | Women

Looking for something to warm your cold Monday morning heart? Look no further than the pages of Reddit. When one Reddit user asked "What is the one th...

6 Signs Your Marriage Is Rock Solid

The Stir | Posted 06.15.2013 | Weddings
The Stir

I would say the grand majority of the marriages I see on any given day are strong and the two people are committed both to each other and to their children.