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Second Marriage

New Data Reveals Who's Likely To Get Married More Than Once

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 11.25.2014 | Divorce

Good news for romantics: The divorce rate may be dismal, but remarriage is on the rise. According to new findings from the Pew Research center, 40 per...

Re-Dos: What's Behind Second Marriage?

Tara Sonenshine | Posted 11.16.2014 | Divorce
Tara Sonenshine

In America you can't marry a second time unless you are divorced or widowed. Despite contradictory data on divorce rates, the fact is that the baby boomers have driven up the numbers on divorce and remarriage.

4 Stress Management Tips for the Blended Family

Valerie DeLoach | Posted 11.12.2014 | Divorce
Valerie DeLoach

We have four kids at four different schools with two different custody schedules. Not to mention piano, tutoring, soccer, cross country, basketball and two girls playing tennis. He and I both will probably spend at least eight hours in the car this week carpooling kids. Every week is tough logistically, but I am proud to say we are surviving.

Love: The Second Time Around

Cindy Tansin | Posted 11.03.2014 | Divorce
Cindy Tansin

Contrary to popular belief, love the second time around can be even better than the first. You're older. You're wiser. You know yourself a little better. Don't be afraid to take a chance. Keep your eyes and your heart open.

Luckier the Second Time

Kristin Shaw | Posted 10.29.2014 | Women
Kristin Shaw

With his unending kind words, and his steady confidence, he has helped me find my way back to myself. Through him, I have realized that no one can put me back together; that's up to me.

10 Things Men Should Strive For In Their Next Relationship

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 10.27.2014 | Divorce

If you're looking for advice on finding love again from a guy's perspective, get ready to do some digging. The lion's share of post-split advice out t...

Second Love Yes, Second Marriage, Maybe?

Amy Koko | Posted 10.16.2014 | Divorce
Amy Koko

I believe in marriage for all and I do think it is the foundation of our society. Still, at this stage of the game, both of us in middle age, I don't know. We have seven grown children between us, we have past lives, alimony, life insurance policies, ex-spouses that are still going to be part of our lives. Why now? Why not now? What is the answer?

Love and... Remarriage: Etiquette for an Encore Wedding

Cheryl Seidel | Posted 10.25.2014 | Weddings
Cheryl Seidel

A good friend of mine was getting remarried and it was an amazing event. When planning her wedding, she told me it was a challenge to find information, advice or inspiration for her Encore wedding.

Why I Feel Like My Wedding Anniversary Date Is Cursed

Darryle Pollack | Posted 09.16.2014 | Fifty
Darryle Pollack

We were married 20 years ago today -- but we're not celebrating. The problem isn't the state of the union -- but the date of the union.

This Could Determine If Your Next Relationship Is Healthy Or Not

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 06.13.2014 | Divorce

The divorce process is over, and you're looking to date again. Maybe another marriage is in your future. But you worry that the fallout from your divo...

Finding Bliss When Remarrying With Children

Valerie DeLoach | Posted 09.30.2014 | Divorce
Valerie DeLoach

Are we still blissfully happy like a couple of newlyweds? Sure, but it's not quite the same blissfully happy when you are in a blended family.

Proof That Love Is Better The Second Time Around

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 04.21.2014 | Divorce

We all have the one who got away. For Jane Mattson, it was Steve Shapiro. After pairing off in temple youth group, Mattson and Shapiro got engaged...

How To Make Sure Your Next Marriage Is Your Last Marriage

Posted 04.01.2014 | Divorce

Saying "I do" is a bit different the second time around. You accept the proposal with more reservations (getting a divorce, however long ago it's been...

Why Niecy Nash's Second Marriage Is Stronger Than Her First

Posted 03.18.2014 | Divorce

Actress and comedian Niecy Nash has been married twice -- but she's confident this second marriage, to electrical engineer Jay Tucker, is much stronge...

The Most Difficult Part Of A Second Marriage

Lisa Arends | Posted 05.17.2014 | Divorce
Lisa Arends

One of the most difficult aspects of a second marriage is not inviting your first spouse into the union. Not literally, unless you're into that sort ...

6 Reasons Marriage Is Better The Second Time Around

Posted 02.15.2014 | Divorce

Written by DejaVow for DivorcedMoms.com There are so many reasons why second marriages should work better than first marriages (should we call it a...

What You Should Know About Prenups

Caroline Choi | Posted 04.02.2014 | Divorce
Caroline Choi

Yes, it may be unromantic to discuss finances in the event of a divorce, but on the other hand, it is romantic to know that the person you are committing to for the rest of your life is open to discussing any issue, whether it be boring and even emotionally complicated.

My Second Marriage Is Better Because I Learned From These Mistakes, From Sherri Shepherd (VIDEO)

Posted 01.30.2014 | MarloThomas

Sherri Shepherd, Emmy Award-Winning Cohost of The View, had some great advice to share with us when it came to learning from mistakes made during her ...

'Marriage Counseling Made My Relationship Worse'

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

Does anyone have a good experience with marriage counseling? I hope so. In my experience, marriage counseling actually made things worse.

11 Reasons To Give Marriage Another Shot After Divorce

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

Mention the word "remarriage" to a newly divorced friend and you're likely to get laughed at, cursed at, or some combination of the two. With stat...

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...

6 Reasons Marriage Is Better The Second Time Around

Lisa Arends | Posted 02.02.2014 | Divorce
Lisa Arends

Regardless of the reasons, the numbers are clear. Second marriages are more likely to fail than first unions. But, when it comes to relationships, I don't care about statistics. I care about individual marriages.

'I Really Like My Husband's Ex'

Susan Chatzky | Posted 12.25.2013 | Divorce
Susan Chatzky

I really like my husband's ex, and I feel she really likes me, we aren't exactly friends, but we appreciate and respect one another. We are complete opposites.

Your Second Wedding, Your Rules

Sara Olsher | Posted 12.24.2013 | Weddings
Sara Olsher

Maybe it's because my marriage ended in divorce, but I look back on my wedding as a big party, with no connection to the relationship or the marriage at all...even with all those personal details. If I marry again (which I think I probably will), I have no desire to have a big wedding -- and I'm know I'm not alone.

13 Ways To Make Your Second Marriage Stronger

Posted 10.12.2013 | Divorce

Back in the day, Frank Sinatra assured us that "love is lovelier the second time around." And while we want to believe Ol' Blue Eyes, there's somethin...