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What We Can Learn From Other Marriages

Jane Fearnley-Whittingstall | Posted 08.10.2013 | Weddings
Jane Fearnley-Whittingstall

Looking back on my own 50 years of happy and fulfilled married life, I find that the marriages of family members and friends have had a big influence -- both positive and negative.

10 Conversations Every Married Couple Should Have | Posted 06.10.2013 | Weddings

When Lamar and I were dating, he said I had up a wall.  And if you talk to him about it, he will proudly boast about “breaking down my wall.” Mos...

10 Simple Secrets To A Long And Happy Marriage

Bonni Brodnick | Posted 08.09.2013 | Weddings
Bonni Brodnick

Who's marrying whom, where and when is big news in June as couples across the country give the nuptial nod and promise, "I do." While "Pachelbel's Can...

Married Money: Why You're Really Arguing

Leslie Rasmussen | Posted 08.07.2013 | Weddings
Leslie Rasmussen

Sharing bank accounts is about compromise and trust and knowing that your better half is not taking his half to bankruptcy court.

The Marriage Advice Only Divorced People Can Give You

Posted 06.07.2013 | Divorce

If you want quality marriage advice, we suggest you ask a divorced person. Why? Because who's more equipped to give you some real talk about marri...

'I Only Want to Get Married Once'

Chana Levitan | Posted 08.07.2013 | Weddings
Chana Levitan

Far too often, it's because people jump into marriage thinking that the only thing they need to make it work is "the click." Although infatuation does provide a great kick-start to a relationship, it's short lived.

How Couples Benefit From Sexual Fantasy

Thea and Duane Harvey | Posted 08.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Thea and Duane Harvey

Sex is an act of the imagination, and in committed romantic relationships imagination often is the first thing to wear out. Here's some tips to help re-cultivate the fantasy and re-circulate passion.

The Conversation 68 Percent Of Couples Dread

Posted 06.05.2013 | Weddings

After getting engaged, couples often can't wait to start talking about the wedding and their new life together. But according to a new survey, there's...

My Nearly Perfect Gay Marriage

William Dameron | Posted 08.04.2013 | Gay Voices
William Dameron

Many people have asked what makes my relationship with Paul so amazing and I tell them it's because we never fight. That's not entirely true, we rarely fight.

Stop Beating Yourself Up

M. Gary Neuman | Posted 08.04.2013 | Style
M. Gary Neuman

The real answer is to "parent" yourself. It does sound a bit poetic and it's meant to be vague because it means various things to different people. But the intention is always the same: feed yourself the messages you should've heard as a child.

The One Thing You Shouldn't Ask Russell Brand For Advice On

Posted 06.03.2013 | Divorce

The usually outspoken Russell Brand kept mum when asked about marriage in an interview with Red Eye Chicago published late last week. When asked if...

6 Marriage Mistakes That Lead To Divorce

Posted 06.03.2013 | Divorce

By Teresa Atkin for After spending years working with couples and individuals who have been through a breakup or divorce, I see the ...

The 10 Best Places To Make Out In The U.S.

Posted 06.02.2013 | Weddings

Sure, you've had some steamy makeout sessions with your spouse in your car or in the back of the movie theater, but sometimes you want to smooch somew...

Channing Tatum's Secret To A Happy Marriage

Posted 05.31.2013 | Weddings

What's Channing Tatum's secret to a happy marriage? In an interview in Cosmopolitan's July issue, the actor revealed that he and his wife of almost...

Why It's Hard To Make Friends When You're Married | Posted 05.30.2013 | Weddings

“Want to jack off together some time?” our friend August said to my husband, Jeff, one night over the phone. He invited Jeff to masturbate with hi...

7 Things Couples Should Do Long After the Honeymoon Is Over

Posted 05.30.2013 | Weddings

Written by Sasha Brown-Worsham on CafeMom’s blog, The Stir All marriages inevitably go through some rough patches. It's just impossible to spend ...

Questions To Consider Before Getting Married | Posted 05.29.2013 | Weddings

In her cover story for the latest issue of The Atlantic, Liza Mundy considers what heterosexual couples can learn from gay couples in light of the fac...

Sara Wilson

What I've Learned About Marriage From Editing Huffington Post Divorce | Sara Wilson | Posted 05.29.2013 | Divorce

Two and a half years ago, I embarked on a crash course in marital dissolution. As editor of Huffington Post Divorce, I immersed myself in the full spe...

15 Things Successful Relationships Have In Common

Posted 05.28.2013 | Divorce

Here at HuffPost Divorce, we're all too familiar with the common problems that lead to a marital breakdown. But what key qualities do successful, long...

WATCH: A 1950s Guide To Cheating Husbands

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.23.2013 | Women

Retro videos give the some of the best worst advice we've seen, and this one is no exception. "Jealousy" is based on the book Marriage For Moderns...

Are You Certain That Your Divorce Is All Your Spouse's Fault?

Mark Baer | Posted 07.22.2013 | Divorce
Mark Baer

If you can think of even one positive thing that ever occurred from blaming others, please continue doing so. We can't change others, but we can change the way in which we act and react. Maybe people would benefit from accepting responsibility, instead of blaming others.

Why It's Hard To Get Along With Your In-Laws

Posted 05.22.2013 | Weddings

New research confirms what many new wives have long known: relationships between mothers-in-law and daughters-in-law are really stressful. Sylvia L...

'I Was Living Out Of A Laundry Basket In My Friend's Basement'

Posted 05.21.2013 | Divorce

Couples decide to get married for many reasons, with love hopefully taking the top spot. But not all marriage motivations are created equally. Jor...

The Worst Marriage Advice I've Ever Received

Posted 05.20.2013 | Divorce

Not all relationship advice is created equally. For every thoughtful, perspective-changing piece of advice you've received from someone, there was pro...

5 Words That Will Ruin Your Marriage

Posted 05.20.2013 | Divorce

By Julie Orlov for Words are powerful. They can cut you, heal you, inspire you, and stop you from certain actions. Learning the lang...