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The Culture of Love

Melissa Bollow Tempel | Posted 10.29.2014 | Women
Melissa Bollow Tempel

I suddenly had a whole new understanding of my husband. I began to see my husband's childhood in a whole new light. He didn't have to change into pajamas to be comfortable at night. His family did what they thought was the best for him with the knowledge and resources they had.

#WhyIStayed: I Wanted to Be a Hero to My Child?

Ama Yawson | Posted 11.19.2014 | Women
Ama Yawson

I was shocked to read, was the following excerpt of Dr. Boyce Watkins's open letter to Janay Rice in which he calls women who stay with their abusers in order to keep their families intact "heroes."

Should There Be a Legal Limit On the Number of Times People Can Get Married?

Samara O'Shea | Posted 08.03.2014 | Divorce
Samara O'Shea

"The first time you marry for love, the second for money, and the third for companionship." ( Jackie Kennedy Onassis) A few weeks ago I was skimming...

Dear America: "Will You Marry the Future?"

Alison Winfield Burns | Posted 05.20.2014 | Green
Alison Winfield Burns

Who would go on a blind date, flub it like crazy -- and expect a second chance? The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). In an...

In Pursuit of True Happiness

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 04.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Naphtali Hoff

We all wish to be happy. We seek material bounty, fulfilling relationships, peace and a connection with nature. But we know that there's another, deeper aspect to happiness, one that scientists cannot measure. It is the fulfillment of our calling and mission, giving us the deep satisfaction that our time here on earth was most fulfilling, for us and those who we impacted.

Childless So Far: Why I Choose Love Over Motherhood

Melanie Notkin | Posted 10.21.2012 | Women
Melanie Notkin

"You're going to hate me for saying this," says my good friend, a married mom of three, as we stand on the beach and look toward the ocean. "But you'r...

What Your Wedding Day Means for Your Credit

Jeanne Kelly | Posted 07.23.2012 | Money
Jeanne Kelly

After you say "I do" and slip the ring onto each other's fingers, you are accepting that person for better or for worse... INCLUDING their credit score.

I Got You Babe: Celebrating the One Year Anniversary of Legalized Marriage in the State of New York

John Carroll | Posted 09.22.2012 | Gay Voices
John Carroll

July 24 marks the one year anniversary of my marriage. My gay marriage. It's crazy to think that it's already been a year since the historic day when my husband and I, and over 800 other LGBT couples said, "I do" here in the State of New York.

Weddings That Set the Stage for Divorce

Marsha Temlock | Posted 07.02.2012 | Divorce
Marsha Temlock

The basic skills of conflict resolution are put to a test when planning a wedding.

What I Wish People Learned About Marriage and Divorce in High School

Katherine Eisold Miller | Posted 06.25.2012 | Divorce
Katherine Eisold Miller

When I thought of marriage as a teen, it involved romance. It did not involve thinking about a financial partnership or the implications of what amounts to a small business relationship.

What I Wish People Learned About Divorce in High School

Katherine Eisold Miller | Posted 06.25.2012 | Divorce
Katherine Eisold Miller

When I thought of marriage as a teen, it involved romance. It did not involve thinking about a financial partnership or the implications of what amounts to a small business relationship.

7 Signs He's Never Going To Propose

Bree Maresca-Kramer | Posted 05.07.2012 | Weddings
Bree Maresca-Kramer

It is very important for a woman to know how the man she is dating feels and whether he will eventually step up and propose. These 7 signs help you clarify if he thinks your relationship is for keeps or just fun for right now.

I'm Pretty. Should I Date Someone Ugly?

Nedda Alammar | Posted 09.21.2011 | Comedy
Nedda Alammar

I've always dated ugly guys. Mostly because they were so lucky to have me because I'm so pretty. Such benevolence in a person is hard to come...

WATCH: Reactions At The Stonewall Inn The Moment It Passed

Posted 08.25.2011 | New York

It was good to be a New Yorker Friday. As the Senate debated the same sex marriage bill in Albany, those who support gay rights and same sex marri...

Why Men Don't Listen To Women

Robert Leahy, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robert Leahy, Ph.D.

I don't want to claim that men are always the problem. No group is perfect. But I can see that a lot of times men have a great deal of difficulty validating and emotionally supporting the women in their lives.

The Post-Divorce Relationship

Catherine Texier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Catherine Texier

One of the things I've learned from my post-divorce relationship is that if you remain fueled with anger, you are never going to be free of the past.

Don't Be A Hold Out In Life Like Darrelle Revis

David Wygant | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Wygant

See, in life we hold out for a lot of different things. When we think about holding out, we always think it is going to accomplish something.

Happy Couples...

Jonathan Schmock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jonathan Schmock

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Okay, We Admit It: Guys Screw Up

Tom Matlack | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Matlack

We asked famous men (and average Joes) to answer the question, "From which of your mistakes did you learn the most?" Here's what they said.

Stopping a Spill in Your Marriage

Steve Cooper | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Steve Cooper

In marriages and relationships, we often focus on the explosions -- the fights that raise our emotions and voices. What we need to look for, however, are the leaks below the surface.

Sandra Bullock Has Been Struck By The Curse Of The Oscars

Andy Pemberton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andy Pemberton

The curse of the Oscars has struck again. Days after Kate Winslet announced her marriage was over, Sandra Bullock's husband has got caught up in accusations of infidelity.

When Good Marriages Go Bland: How the Dangers of Monogamous Desire Create the Need for Boredom

Stephen Ducat | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stephen Ducat

The only alternative is to come to terms with the dangers and uncertainties that accompany enduring and erotically charged romantic love, to summon the bravery to remain thrilled by someone we love.