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Successful Marriage

What Marlo Thomas Has Learned From Her 35-Year Marriage

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 11.24.2015 | Fifty

Marlo Thomas plays a wife dealing with her cheating husband in the off-Broadway show "Clever Little Lies." While the play is all about infidel...

Why I Question My Marriage Regularly

Melanie Höglind | Posted 10.27.2015 | Weddings
Melanie Höglind

Though it seems completely counterintuitive, regularly questioning my marriage actually keeps me even more committed to it.

Why Success Can Be So Lonely

Inc. | Farah_Mohamed | Posted 07.23.2015 | World

Yesterday I saw two biopic films: "Amy" about the life of Jazz sensation Amy Winehouse who died of alcohol poisoning at the age of 27 and "Montag...

A One-Minute Video Anyone Getting Married Must Watch

Dr. Phil Show | Rochelle Nelson | Posted 07.30.2015 | Dr. Phil

 Your wedding day may be a blast or the most beautiful event you'll ever throw, but when the party is over, you've still got the hard w...

Differentiation: Essential for Building Functional Relationships

Elizabeth A. Havey | Posted 06.08.2015 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth A. Havey

Hearing the word relationship, most of us think family, loved one, friend. And if we have healthy relationships with those folks, we get a warm fuzzy...

The Secret To Successful Marriages Between Introverts And Extroverts

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 03.09.2015 | Weddings

Opposites attract, as the saying goes, but how do real couples make their marriages work when their significant other has a completely different perso...

How To Have A Successful Marriage From The Start

Posted 03.10.2015 | Dr. Phil

Your wedding may be the best night of your life, but when the party is over, creating a partnership is hard work. "Merging two lives can actually be v...

21 Secrets To A Happy Marriage

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 09.04.2014 | Weddings

Everyone walks down the aisle dreaming of their happily ever after, but maintaining a happy marriage is often easier said than done. A Reddit threa...

3 Ways to Prepare for an Empty Coop

Dr. Margaret Rutherford | Posted 08.16.2014 | Parents
Dr. Margaret Rutherford

Unless you plan to move into the dorm with them, it's going to help if you anticipate letting go. You can start when they are young. It just takes practice!

9 Famous Women Who Waited to Wed

Daria Snadowsky | Posted 05.28.2014 | Weddings
Daria Snadowsky

In America today, the average age of women embarking on their first marriage is 26 to 27, "old maid" territory just decades ago. That makes it all the more fascinating to reflect on women throughout history who defied the expectations of their times and cultures by not making it legal until their 30s or older.

What America's Best Couples Can Teach Us About Long-Lasting Love

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 03.10.2014 | Weddings

What is true love, and does it still exist? As the divorce rate in America hovers around 50 percent, true love may seem like a fiction from a Holly...

America's 'Longest Married Couple' Has Super Sweet Love Story

Posted 03.11.2014 | Weddings

After 82 years of wedded bliss, Harold and Edna Owings were voted America's longest married couple by the Worldwide Marriage Encounter. The couple...

The Law of Attraction at Play and in Love

Caryn Chow | Posted 03.12.2014 | Entertainment
Caryn Chow

Makes you wonder, doesn't it? With the endless talk about the law of attraction, even some stoics are becoming hopeless romantics. The power of t...

This Simple Thing May Be The Key To A Happy Marriage

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

By Susie and Otto Collins for If taking nurturing, good care of yourself is something you know you should do, but don't actually do (...

The Trick To Maintaining A Long And Successful Marriage, From Alan Alda (WATCH)

Posted 09.17.2013 | MarloThomas

When I asked Alan Alda how he and his wife have maintained a long and successful marriage in the spotlight, he joked "The trick is to move out of Holl...

6 Marriage Problems That Are Blessings In Disguise

Posted 09.11.2013 | Weddings

Written by Sasha Brown-Worsham on CaféMom’s blog, The Stir. When you get married, you vow to love that person in sickness and health, for better...

Seeing Eye-to-Eye

Janet Blair Page | Posted 10.30.2013 | Women
Janet Blair Page

I'll let you in on a secret: People without any dreams or aspirations usually aren't as interesting as those with a sense of purpose.

10 Secrets Of Highly Successful Couples

Posted 08.13.2013 | Weddings

By Victor M. Parachin for Over lunch with a friend one day, Kevin was asked about the "secret of your obviously happy and healthy lov...

The Key To A Successful Marriage Is...

Posted 08.06.2013 | Weddings

What makes a good marriage last forever? A healthy sex life, according to Andrea Syrtash, author of "Cheat On Your Husband (With Your Husband)." Sy...

When You Think Your Love Story Is Boring

Lisa-Jo Baker | Posted 09.29.2013 | Parents
Lisa-Jo Baker

There is a fantasy, a black-and-white screen cliché that love looks like the mad, romantic dash through airports for a last chance at a flailing kiss. And then the credits roll. And the lights come on. And we must go back to our real lives where we forget that love really lives.

Lessons On Love, Life And Lipstick

Lia Chavez | Posted 07.26.2013 | Women
Lia Chavez

The intensity of spending that stretch of time in geographic separateness and increasing intimacy prepared David and I for a life of passionately pursuing our dreams and one another. When we reunite, it is always with a shared gratitude for finding this person in this life, on this earth.

The Biggest Misconception About Divorce

Jennifer Nagy | Posted 04.07.2013 | Divorce
Jennifer Nagy

As a culture, we are raised with the idea that marriage is the goal that we should all be working towards in our personal life.

5 Ways To Make Sure Your Second Marriage Lasts

Christine Gallagher | Posted 03.09.2013 | Divorce
Christine Gallagher

Divorce can be an opportunity to get it right in a second or third marriage.

Tips For A Successful Marriage, From Kelly Ripa (WATCH)

Posted 08.15.2013 | MarloThomas

Kelly Ripa revealed that she has had a crush on her husband, Mark Consuelos, since the day she met him when she joined me on Mondays With Marlo. She a...

How Your Parents’ Split Can Jeopardize Your Love Life

Terry Gaspard, MSW, LICSW | Posted 11.17.2012 | Divorce
Terry Gaspard, MSW, LICSW

Divorce goes back five generations in my family and some of my relatives have even raced to the altar two or three times. As an adult child of divorce, therapist and author, I'm passionate about helping adult children of divorce break the cycle of divorce and achieve satisfying relationships.