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The Anniversary We Didn't Know We Were Waiting For

Amy Heinz | Posted 09.17.2014 | Parents
Amy Heinz

We stood there, with friends and family as our witnesses, in the hopes of building a home, a family, and a beautiful life together. And we've done just that.

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...

23 Husbands Describe The Moment They Knew They Found 'The One'

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 09.03.2014 | Weddings

Every couple's love story features a series of moments: the first date, the first kiss, the first fight, and of course those first feelings of love. B...

What The Size Of Your Wedding Might Say About Your Marriage

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.20.2014 | Weddings

Sure, inviting everyone and their cousin to your Big Day might cost you a pretty penny, but it could pay off in the long run. A new study says that pe...

17 Things Married People Want Newlyweds To Know

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.15.2014 | Weddings

Getting married is quite possibly the biggest commitment two people can ever make to each other -- but how do you make sure that promise lasts a lifet...

WWII Vet And His Devoted Wife Die 14 Hours Apart On 76th Anniversary

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.13.2014 | Weddings

In 1942, Marjorie Hartland was informed that her husband Clifford -- a gunner in the British Army during the Second World War -- had been captured by ...

4 Reasons To Put Date Night On Your Calendar

Winifred M. Reilly | Posted 08.13.2014 | Weddings
Winifred M. Reilly

Whether you've been married five weeks, five years, or even five decades, date night is a ritual you should regularly observe. This is hardly a news flash. Yet, if you're like most couples, you'll read it, you'll note it, and then you'll ignore it.

The Surprising Key Element in Happy Couples

Dr. Shannon Kolakowski | Posted 08.11.2014 | Weddings
Dr. Shannon Kolakowski

What do you think accounts for those who seem madly in love, versus couples who don't make it or seem miserable together?

Dear Sons: Marry Your Best Friend (and 7 Other Crucial Steps To Wedded Bliss)

Abby Rodman, LICSW | Posted 08.05.2014 | Fifty
Abby Rodman, LICSW

Never get married because you think it's time; get married because you've found the right person -- no matter how much time that takes.

Couple Of 62 Years Held Hands Until The Very End, Dies 4 Hours Apart

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.01.2014 | Weddings

Sixty-two years ago, Don and Maxine Simpson made a promise to love each other forever -- and they kept that promise right up until the end of their li...

5 Quick Fixes For A Ho-Hum Married Sex Life

Fawn Weaver | Posted 07.29.2014 | Weddings
Fawn Weaver

Have you heard the rumor that married sex is boring? Well, that's not the case in my 11-year marriage, and it doesn't have to be for yours either. One of the beautiful things about being with the same partner for so long is you are able to explore each other's bodies.

This Is What It's Really Like To Be Married

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.28.2014 | Weddings

Agreeing to spend the rest of your life with someone is a big decision, to say the least. So many questions emerge when contemplating marriage: Is...

The Key To A Long And Happy Marriage, According To Jeff Bridges

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.18.2014 | Weddings

Jeff Bridges has been married to his wife Susan for nearly four decades, all while working in an industry known for its failed marriages: Hollywood. ...

10-Year-Old's Marriage Advice For His Teacher Is Spot On

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.18.2014 | Weddings

When it comes to marriage advice, it seems like everyone and their mom has something to offer up. Well forget 'em! We finally have all the marri...

This Is How Often Married People Are Having Sex

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.31.2014 | Weddings

It's often thought that when you tie the knot, your sex life all but dies. From hectic work schedules to kids' demands, roadblocks to doing the de...

Sacrifice Is Not a Dirty Word

M. Gary Neuman | Posted 09.16.2014 | Women
M. Gary Neuman

Stop focusing on what you don't have and start developing what you do have. Your sacrifice is only meaningful if you use it as a springboard to positive actions that keep you on track. The more love you give, the more you'll receive.

Couple Married 63 Years Dies On The Same Day

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.16.2014 | Weddings

Back in 1951 Bob and Barbara Pettis made a vow to love each other "until death do us part" -- and they never broke it. Eighty-two-year-old Barbara...

The 10 Best Things About Being Married

Lover.ly | Posted 07.14.2014 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for Lover.ly In our opinion, there’s nothing quite like lifelong love, and saying your wedding vows does make that love feel a l...

You Know You're Married When...

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.10.2014 | Weddings

As anyone who's married knows, there's a big difference between talking about forever and actually saying "I do." So what kind of changes can you ...

Couple Married 72 Years Shares Secret To Wedded Bliss

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.09.2014 | Weddings

Doris and Francis Vanderslice tied the knot back in 1942. Over seven decades later, they're still going strong and offering up their two cents on what...

The Relationship Problem You're Probably Overlooking

Laura Riley, Ph.D. | Posted 09.07.2014 | Women
Laura Riley, Ph.D.

When couples love each other, they think they'll move in together and agree on basic living arrangements. Unfortunately, it's easier to love someone than to live with them.

Love In A 32-Inch Suitcase

Lynne Martin | Posted 09.06.2014 | Fifty
Lynne Martin

I heard my husband Tim say, "If you're going to live in a 500 square foot apartment in a country where you can't speak the language, you'd better really like the person you're with." The woman seated next to him at the dinner party giggled.

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.

Here's One Step To A Happy Marriage

Leigh Koechner | Posted 08.13.2014 | Weddings
Leigh Koechner

I want my home to be the place that is filled with love, support and laughter. So, when the disconnect is weighing heavier than the good stuff, it's time for a regroup, reboot, retreat, or in this case, a couple's workshop.

Deployed Wife Sends Her Love With Sweet And Sentimental Surprise

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 06.12.2014 | Weddings

"Wednesday was always pizza night. I miss my wife." Anyone who has ever been separated from their loved one can surely relate to that sentiment. A ...