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6 Things Never To Say To Your Husband

Posted 03.19.2015 | OWN

By Leigh Newman By never, we mean never, ever. Not even on days when he wears the flying-swordfish shirt. 1. "Surprise! I got us a facelift!" T...

The Simple Thing Men Can Do To Improve Their Marriages

Posted 04.24.2013 | Weddings

The next time your spouse hides out in front of the TV instead of helping with chores, you might want to show him (or her) this research. In a stu...

Huma and Anthony: Rebuilding After Wreckage

Mindy Utay | Posted 06.23.2013 | Women
Mindy Utay

Women who feel they have resources can emerge from marital wreckage intact. In particular, those with independent lives often benefit from the self-esteem that gives them an equal seat at the table in their own marriage.

7 Reasons To Get Married At Any Age You Want

The Stir | Posted 06.20.2013 | Weddings
The Stir

Whether you marry at 19 or 38, there is only one recipe for happiness and contentment and it has nothing to do with age.

The Simplest Way To Make Your Marriage Work

Posted 04.17.2013 | Weddings

Last week, volleyball champ Gabrielle Reece revealed that being "submissive" to her husband, pro surfer Laird Hamilton, helps make her marriage strong...

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.

How To Fight Fair With Your Spouse

www.nytimes.com | Posted 04.15.2013 | Weddings

I CALLED IT THE 7:42 P.M. FIGHT. It happened every night when my wife and I gathered to discuss the detritus of our lives. Who’s waking up early wit...

Confession: I'm Dying, And My Husband Is Having An Affair

The Huffington Post | Ashley Reich | Posted 04.15.2013 | Divorce

Should you confront a cheating spouse? Even those with opposing answers to that question can agree that -- at the very least -- it's complicated. A...

The Key To Divorce-Proofing Your Marriage

Monique Honaman | Posted 06.13.2013 | Divorce
Monique Honaman

I believe that intimacy is critical to a great and lasting marriage. I have yet to meet a couple who was having marriage problems and thinking about divorce who told me that they still had phenomenal intimacy.

How To Divorce-Proof Your Marriage

Posted 04.10.2013 | Divorce

Once the honeymoon period ends, how do you keep the spark alive with the one you love? On Tuesday's episode of "Katie," relationship expert and Hu...

Tyler Perry's Temptation: An Interview With the Cast

Danai P. Maraire | Posted 06.10.2013 | Entertainment
Danai P. Maraire

In Temptation, Jurnie Smollett-Bell plays a dissatisfied marriage counselor working in a millionaire match-making firm under the supervision of CEO Janice, played by Vanessa Williams. In our sit-down, the actress revealed her thoughts on what makes a healthy marriage.

Read This Or Die Alone: Advice for Young Women

Maria de Cesare | Posted 06.02.2013 | Comedy
Maria de Cesare

Look, I don't know why you went to law school, but I went because I didn't have the calves to be a model and medical school seemed way too long. After missing my shot at a ring in undergrad, what was I supposed to do? Get a "job" and "support myself"?

What 'I Love You But I'm Not IN Love With You' Really Means

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 06.02.2013 | Women
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

Not every relationship is meant to last forever, and more often than not, each partner may feel differently in regard to whether or not it's time to call it quits. But how do you know when it's really over?

Should You Marry A Prince -- Or A Princeton Man?

Sheila Blanchette | Posted 06.02.2013 | Fifty
Sheila Blanchette

I married for love and I married for fun. There was no consideration of where did this guy go to school? What did he major in? Art or engineering? What are his ambitions? I considered these factors: He's fun to travel with, he likes live music, he's a great cook, we can talk for hours and he has a great sense of humor. Twenty two years later we're still married.

What I Want My Sons To Know About Marriage

Devon Corneal | Posted 06.01.2013 | Parents
Devon Corneal

So what will I tell my boys? The exact same thing I'd tell daughters if I had them. I'll say that marriage is hard and challenging and worth every minute if you pick the right partner.

The Most Valuable Lesson The End Of My Marriage Taught Me

Lisa Arends | Posted 05.29.2013 | Divorce
Lisa Arends

When I found myself suddenly single at the age of 32 after being betrayed by my best friend and

3 Important Lessons I've Learned From My Marriage

Wendy Bradford | Posted 05.28.2013 | Weddings
Wendy Bradford

As we celebrate eight years of married life together, I think of all that we have embraced, conquered, mastered, destroyed and learned to live with. We celebrate what we have built, and acknowledge how much we put in.

5 Tips For A Stress-Free Marriage

Joanie Winberg | Posted 05.27.2013 | Weddings
Joanie Winberg

Trying to do it all with so much on your plate, such as careers, parent responsibilities and household chores is not easy.

31 Pieces Of Marriage Advice From Divorcés

Posted 03.27.2013 | Divorce

Want to divorce-proof your marriage? Take some advice from a divorcé. Seriously. Consider, for instance, the advice life coach Meg Buck offered We...

The 5-Letter Word That Can Improve Your Marriage

Michael S. Broder, Ph.D. | Posted 05.27.2013 | Weddings
Michael S. Broder, Ph.D.

Whether you're in a long-term relationship or you're just looking for one, you'll want to keep this in mind.

Do Good Moms Make Bad Wives?

Jackie Morgan MacDougall | Posted 05.25.2013 | Divorce
Jackie Morgan MacDougall

What you might not realize about that "perfect" mother who's always volunteering in the classroom.

The Most Important Thing In A Marriage

Posted 03.22.2013 | Weddings

In one word, what's the most important thing in a marriage? That's the question we posed to our followers on Twitter and Facebook recently. Click ...

The New Book That Could Help Simplify Your Marriage

Huff/Post50 | Rebecca Klein | Posted 03.21.2013 | Fifty

"Incompatibility is grounds for marriage" isn't relationship advice you hear often, but Harville Hendrix, Ph.D. and Helen LaKelly Hunt, Ph.D. are conv...

So, Who Does What?

Jenni Levy | Posted 05.19.2013 | Parents
Jenni Levy

For now, we are living in a system that assumes women will do the invisible work, and if we want that to change we have to talk about it, and arrange our lives to make it possible.

10 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Saying 'I Do'

Samantha Daniels | Posted 05.18.2013 | Weddings
Samantha Daniels

What many couples worry about when it comes to their post-honeymoon sex lives.