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15 Things Successful Relationships Have In Common

Posted 05.28.2013 | Divorce

Here at HuffPost Divorce, we're all too familiar with the common problems that lead to a marital breakdown. But what key qualities do successful, long...

WATCH: A 1950s Guide To Cheating Husbands

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.23.2013 | Women

Retro videos give the some of the best worst advice we've seen, and this one is no exception. "Jealousy" is based on the book Marriage For Moderns...

Are You Certain That Your Divorce Is All Your Spouse's Fault?

Mark Baer | Posted 07.22.2013 | Divorce
Mark Baer

If you can think of even one positive thing that ever occurred from blaming others, please continue doing so. We can't change others, but we can change the way in which we act and react. Maybe people would benefit from accepting responsibility, instead of blaming others.

Why It's Hard To Get Along With Your In-Laws

Posted 05.22.2013 | Weddings

New research confirms what many new wives have long known: relationships between mothers-in-law and daughters-in-law are really stressful. Sylvia L...

'I Was Living Out Of A Laundry Basket In My Friend's Basement'

Posted 05.21.2013 | Divorce

Couples decide to get married for many reasons, with love hopefully taking the top spot. But not all marriage motivations are created equally. Jor...

The Worst Marriage Advice I've Ever Received

Posted 05.20.2013 | Divorce

Not all relationship advice is created equally. For every thoughtful, perspective-changing piece of advice you've received from someone, there was pro...

5 Words That Will Ruin Your Marriage

Posted 05.20.2013 | Divorce

By Julie Orlov for YourTango.com Words are powerful. They can cut you, heal you, inspire you, and stop you from certain actions. Learning the lang...

What Not To Do If You're Caught Cheating

Posted 05.18.2013 | Divorce

By Marina Pearson for YourTango.com "How could you have done this to me?" I stood there speechless, not knowing what to say, dumfounded that my ex...

The Truth About Love

Sheryl Paul | Posted 07.16.2013 | Weddings
Sheryl Paul

What if someone could tell you exactly what your relationship needs in order to thrive? With water, nourishment, and light, a healthy relationship can turn into an exquisite garden, but how much? When? How? Most people are thrown to the wind when it comes to relationships.

How Matthew McConaughey's Marriage Works

Posted 05.16.2013 | Weddings

What's Matthew McConaughey and model Camila Alves' marriage secret? Spending time alone without the kids. "The main thing to always remember -- and...

20 Simple Ways To Make Your Marriage Stronger

Bridal Guide | Posted 07.15.2013 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

You want to be with the love of your life forever, and he with you, so always make your marriage a top priority (as in every day!). Here are some easy...

After the Honeymoon Is Over

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 07.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

Taking our attention off of our partner will enable us to embody a higher level of vulnerability and encourage them to them to feel less defensive and consequently more inclined to listen to our concerns and needs with a more conciliatory attitude.

The #1 Thing Couples Need To Know About Marriage

Vicki Larson | Posted 07.14.2013 | Weddings
Vicki Larson

Along with the rise of marriage counseling in the 1950s, and a deep-seated fear of divorce, came the idea that marriage is work -- and that it's mostly the wife's job to do it -- and a slew of relationship "experts" and a multimillion-dollar self-help industry to help us with that.

Why I'm Glad I Waited For Marriage To Have Sex

Posted 05.13.2013 | Weddings

Is waiting to have sex until you're married a good idea? For freelance writer Alissa Henry, the answer is definitely yes. Henry stopped by HuffP...

What Is the Best Advice Your Mother Ever Gave You?

Quora | Posted 07.12.2013 | Women
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Mira Zaslove, expectant first time Mother "You don't marry a man, you marry a life...

40 Things Our Moms Taught Us About Love

Posted 05.12.2013 | Weddings

When it comes to matters of the heart, it's true what they say: mom really does know best. We've long looked to mom to help us navigate the often d...

7 Conversations You Must Have Before Marriage

Posted 05.10.2013 | Weddings

By Dr. Karen Sherman for YourTango.com Summer is almost in the air and it's the season for planning weddings. A bride-to-be's checklist is always a...

'Fox & Friends' Gives Controversial Prenup Advice

Posted 05.09.2013 | Divorce

"Fox & Friends" tackled money and marriage in a segment on Wednesday, and their advice has us shaking our heads. When asked about whether or not co...

The Biggest Myth About Marriage

Posted 05.09.2013 | Weddings

Written by Sasha Brown-Worsham on CafeMom’s blog, The Stir. Marriage is so many things at so many different times. It can be hilarious, wild, sex...

Emergency Help for Couples Who Have Just Had a Big Fight

Mitch Ditkoff | Posted 07.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Mitch Ditkoff

Whenever I'm embroiled in this kind of dynamic and (hallelujah!) manage to make it out the other side, I get majorly humbled -- all concepts of myself as a conscious, loving, evolved human being completely blown to smithereens.

Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson

Bravo TV 'Newlyweds,' Dish On What The First Year Of Marriage Is Really Like

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 05.06.2013 | Black Voices

Everyone says the first year of marriage is the hardest, and by hard, Bravo TV clearly means entertaining with the debut of its newest docu-series, "N...

Erin Migdol

10 Things You Don't Know About This 'Newlyweds' Couple

HuffingtonPost.com | Erin Migdol | Posted 05.06.2013 | Weddings

On Bravo's new reality show "Newlyweds: The First Year," premiering Monday May 6, you'll be able to watch four newlywed couples navigate their first y...

7 Sneaky Ways To Win A Fight With Your Husband

The Stir | Posted 07.02.2013 | Weddings
The Stir

Wouldn't you love to learn how to win that argument for once? And quickly?

4 Tips for Dealing With Marital Boredom

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 07.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

It's just possible that if you do some or all these things, your relationship and your life in general will become less boring and more exhilarating. It might also become more challenging and stimulating. But who knows? You might get to enjoy living on the edge.

Modern Marriage Advice From Two Historic Brides

Nancy Rubin Stuart | Posted 07.01.2013 | Weddings
Nancy Rubin Stuart

Before you say "I Do" here's some timeless wisdom from two famous brides of the Revolutionary Era that today's brides will want to include in their wedding plans.