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10 Things I'll Do Differently In My Second Marriage

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

Written by Jenny Erikson on CafeMom’s blog, The Stir. When you realize everything you thought about love and marriage and relationships and sacri...

You're So Lucky: The Parenting Double Standard

Natalie Thomas | Posted 02.19.2014 | Parents
Natalie Thomas

Are we supposed to expect less of our "working" partner? Does going to work from 9-5 negate one's responsibilities at home? Is needing sleep exclusive to the workplace? What about raising a human?

15 Reasons Being Married Doesn't Suck

Melissa Chapman | Posted 02.19.2014 | Weddings
Melissa Chapman

My marriage has wrapped me in a cocoon of unconditional love -- and has on occasion saved me from drowning in a sea of pity and self-doubt. My marriage is the partnership I wished for and while it is no where NEAR perfect, it is mine and I cherish it.

5 Things Every Husband Should Know

Richard Greenberg | Posted 02.18.2014 | Weddings
Richard Greenberg

None of us is entitled to the "perfect" partner. We just don't come out of the box in a manner that allows us to fit seamlessly into the lives of another. But we are creatures who can learn and adapt and, as such, we are capable of making choices about how we'd like to live.

Extreme Marriage Experiment Says It's Better To Be Right Than Happy

Posted 12.18.2013 | Weddings

It took all of 12 days for one man to be driven crazy after he was asked by scientists to agree with everything his wife said. Three doctors from ...

My Husband Becomes Another Man in Bed

Roz Warren | Posted 02.17.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

The man I love is as calm and pleasant as the day is long. He treats me with love and respect. He's gentle and soft-spoken, a perfect joy to be with. But when night falls, Mark undergoes a ghastly transformation.

Survey Reveals What Divorced Couples Regret Most

Posted 12.17.2013 | Divorce

Divorced couples' biggest regret is the impact their split had on their children, according to a new survey out of the U.K. Seddons, a London law ...

What I Know About Marriage

Liz Coopersmith | Posted 02.16.2014 | Weddings
Liz Coopersmith

You cannot even imagine what the two of you will go through, together or separately. For one thing, there is no "separately." Whatever happens to you affects your spouse -- your victories and defeats will be theirs, their victories and defeats will be yours.

7 Quick Fixes For Your Relationship Problems

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

By Dr. Susan Heitler for YourTango.com If you've been feeling frustrated that your relationship is in trouble, don't panic! Getting professional he...

5 Reasons Men Leave 'Happy' Marriages

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

Written by Ericka Souter on CafeMom's blog, The Stir Have you ever been shocked at the news a couple you know is splitting up? The first thing ou...

These 4 Myths Could Destroy Your Marriage

Posted 12.14.2013 | Divorce

By Gal Szekely for YourTango.com Love. Countless poems, novels, films and songs have been dedicated to celebrating and exploring the mystery of t...

Can Self-Loving End Your Love Life?

Jonathan Alpert | Posted 02.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Jonathan Alpert

Believe it or not, I've been asked many times if self-loving is cheating and about its potential negative impact on relationships and each time I thin...

How Holiday Spending Could Spell Doom For Your Relationship

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

According to new survey, nearly half of U.S. married couples admit to fighting over how much money to spend during the holiday season -- and research ...

It Is Possible for a Married Couple to Work and Live Together in Harmony - Tips for Successfully Spending 24/7 With Your Spouse

Sandy Malone | Posted 02.08.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Our first few years of marriage, I frequently travelled for business, so we never got enough time together. Now we live in what equates to the world's tiniest town, where we work together all day and can't leave the island after dark. You wanna talk about marital challenges?

'The Most Badass Way I've Ever Heard Anyone Describe A Relationship'

Posted 01.25.2014 | Weddings

At the beginning of a relationship, everything is exciting and the passion is free-flowing. But after many years together -- and eventually marriage a...

Couple Says Doing Porn Together Makes Their Marriage Stronger

Posted 01.25.2014 | Weddings

Can filming porn with your partner make your marriage stronger? One couple says yes. Huffington Post Live's Nancy Redd spoke with amateur porn star...

Marriage: What No One Tells You

Thea and Duane Harvey | Posted 02.05.2014 | Weddings
Thea and Duane Harvey

Your partner is a pain in the ass. You probably already know this, but what you may not know is that this is the way it is supposed to be.

The #1 Benefit Of Make-Up Sex

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

"Kiss and make-up" are four words that may be the key to marital happiness, or so say two relationship experts who believe make-up sex is vital to hel...

5 Best Pieces of Advice for Newly Engaged Couples

Stacie Martin | Posted 02.03.2014 | Weddings
Stacie Martin

Wedding planning is a good lesson in trust, compromise and learning to lean on each other for the soon to be married couple. When challenges arise, remember that your finance is there to help and support you.

5 Ways You May Be Sabotaging Your Relationship

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

By Jasbina Ahluwalia for YourTango.com Do you find yourself fighting with your partner often or wondering why you don’t feel satisfied in your re...

This Simple Thing May Be The Key To A Happy Marriage

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

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

The Radical Rule That Sustains My Marriage

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

By Mei Mei Fox for YourTango.com When my husband and I first came together as a romantic couple three years ago, we agreed to practice Radical Hone...

The Everyday Habit That May Be Killing Your Marriage

Posted 11.30.2013 | Divorce

By Gina Binder for YourTango.com Is nagging really so bad? I've been married to a divorce lawyer for 26 years and he's never claimed that nagging i...

41 Reasons To Be Thankful For Your Spouse

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 11.28.2013 | Weddings

This time of year offers the perfect opportunity to take a step back and reflect on who and what really matters in life. And for those of us who are m...

3 Surprising Habits That Can Harm A Happy Marriage

YourTango | Carolyn Owens | Posted 11.26.2013 | Fifty

3 Surprising Behaviors That Can Harm A Happy Marriage By Carolyn Owens, YourTango Sure, togetherness is important. But is there such a thing as ...