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10 Signs Your Marriage Is On Shaky Ground

Mari Lyles | Posted 09.15.2014 | Divorce
Mari Lyles

If any of these weeds are cropping up in your marital garden, and you want to keep your marriage, try tackling the problem now, before these weeds becomes full grown bushes.

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...

The Truth About 'Divorce-Proofing' And 'Affair-Proofing' Your Marriage

Divorce360 | Posted 07.14.2014 | Divorce

By Vicki Larson for Divorce360 We haven’t had any big celebrity or political sex scandals lately so we’ve thankfully been spared the rash of ...

Study Reveals Which Gender Is More Likely To Be Unhappy In Marriage

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.11.2014 | Divorce

According to new research, women are more likely than men to want out of a marriage -- and they're also more willing to actually end it. The Austin...

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.

So You Know About the Affair... Now What?

Betsy Ross, LICSW CGP | Posted 09.07.2014 | Divorce
Betsy Ross, LICSW CGP

Whether or not your marriage can survive infidelity will greatly depend on your views about infidelity and about what this means to you.

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.

3 Surefire Ways To Ruin Your Marriage

Posted 07.07.2014 | Divorce

By DejaVow for DivorcedMoms.com I’m going to let you in on three things that I’ve done with my past marriages that pretty much guaranteed I wou...

Why 'I Love You' Isn't Good Enough

Lindsey Ellison | Posted 09.01.2014 | Divorce
Lindsey Ellison

How many times has he told you he loved you, but then the outcome doesn't reflect the true love he continues to profess? There are two scenarios in which this happens. Before I dive deep to explain, the lesson is pretty simple: He's not good enough for YOU.

3 Tips For Finding the Perfect Mate

Laura Riley, Ph.D. | Posted 08.30.2014 | Women
Laura Riley, Ph.D.

Finding a life-long partner is like buying a new car; before you go to the showroom, you should know what you want and what you're willing to pay. Here's a love-finding strategy based on research about happy marriages.

3 Good Reasons To Stay Married

Tyler Ward | Posted 08.30.2014 | Divorce
Tyler Ward

Although happiness is often a very real byproduct of a healthy relationship, marriage is designed to pull dysfunction to the surface of our lives, set it on fire and help us grow. The job of marriage is to refine our dysfunction and spur us into progressive wholeness.

7 Ways To Keep The Spark Alive In Your Marriage

Monica Mandell, Ph.D. | Posted 08.30.2014 | Weddings
Monica Mandell, Ph.D.

Once you say "I do," the key is to keep dating your spouse. Remember all of the things that you did to make each other feel special day by day and keep on doing this year by year, decade by decade.

Feeling Lonely In Your Marriage? Do These 3 Things Now

GalTime | Posted 06.30.2014 | Divorce

By Katie Parsons for GalTime.com One of the greatest perks of getting married is the whole “till death do us part” clause. Having someone who...

8 Ways To Keep Resentment From Ruining Your Marriage

Terry Gaspard, MSW, LICSW | Posted 08.26.2014 | Divorce
Terry Gaspard, MSW, LICSW

There are many factors that lead to the demise of a marriage. When couples have hurt feelings, it can be a challenge to forgive and forget. Problems...

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.

Why Even Married People Should Travel Solo

Patrick Furlong | Posted 08.25.2014 | Religion
Patrick Furlong

When you believe that God is in everyone, you see him everywhere. As a student of mine reminded me recently, it isn't that we find goodness to believe in it; rather, when we believe it exists, we start to see it everywhere.

7 Things Only Those Married A Long Time Will Understand

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 06.24.2014 | Fifty

There are just some things in life you can't fully appreciate until you've lived through them. Being married for 10 years or longer -- and staying hap...

13 Secrets Of Happily Married Couples

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.06.2014 | Weddings

It's often said that marriage is a lot of work -- so it's refreshing to hear from couples who not only figured out how to make their love last, but ar...

7 Marriage Truths I Wish I'd Known As A Newlywed

Winifred M. Reilly | Posted 08.23.2014 | Weddings
Winifred M. Reilly

With wedding season in full bloom, this post is my gift to those of you who are just starting out. Here's the advice I wish I'd been given as a newlywed, rather than having had to figure it out on my own.

11 Ways To Divorce-Proof Your Marriage

Posted 06.23.2014 | Divorce

By Terry Gaspard for DivorcedMoms.com What does it take to make a relationship last? Love? Passion? Respect? An ability to forgive? Certainly all o...

Travel: Why Wait for Milestones?

Chelsea Bond | Posted 08.19.2014 | Travel
Chelsea Bond

Paris holds a dear place in our hearts. Our first trip to the City of Lights held sentimental value with a proposal four years ago. We didn't feel like waiting another year to celebrate a five year milestone.

The Impact of Relationship Apps On Family Dynamics

Mark Baer | Posted 08.19.2014 | Divorce
Mark Baer

Marriage is a wonderful institution that affords couples significant psychological, emotional and financial benefits, in addition to being a commitmen...

10 Ways Wedding Planning Prepares You For Marriage

Posted 08.12.2014 | Weddings

By Sharon Naylor for Bridal Guide From the time you get engaged to your big day, with every decision you make and hurdle you overcome, you're putti...