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Is Your Parents’ Marriage in Trouble?

Your parents have been arguing for decades—but now their marriage seems worse than ever. Or maybe they have always seemed…

Family

“All You Need Is Love”…and Other Myths About Marriage

About half of all marriages end in divorce. With so many marriages breaking up, it is clear that some of…

Family

Little Tricks to Make Your Marriage Much Happier

It doesn’t take a major change to improve a marriage. The path to a more loving relationship is to tread…

Marriage

How to Show Support for Interracial Couples

A white woman marries a black man or vice versa. Not so long ago that would have been a very…

Relationships

The Kissing Prescription

In a new study, committed couples who increased their frequency of kissing reported less stress and greater relationship satisfaction after…

Exercise & Fitness

Get Off That Couch Together

Your partner may be the key to getting more exercise… For better or worse, your significant other’s health habits strongly…

Marriage

Bottom Line Guide: Save Your Marriage

Even if you consider your marriage to be happy, you'd no doubt agree that it's hardly a fairy tale. Every…

Marriage

How to Argue with Your Spouse

You can argue and still have a happy marriage—if your arguments lead to solutions rather than lingering bitterness. Four ways…

Marriage

Say This, Not That

A Few Word Changes Can Transform Your Marriage Just a few simple changes in what you say to your spouse…

Marriage

How Skipping Meals Can Wreck Your Marriage

Can you admit that sometimes you simply lose your cool with your spouse but don’t know why? Or that you…

Marriage

Tempted to Cheat On Your Partner? Before You Have an Affair, Read This

A smoldering gaze from a stranger across a crowded room…a chance encounter with an old flame who confesses to still…

Marriage

“Movie Therapy” Cuts Divorce Rates in Half

The films that can help keep your marriage strong... Let's face it. Many couples going through rough patches in their…

Marriage

Living Contentedly with a TV Sports Addict

Your guy is at it again—staring fixedly or screaming frantically at the TV as the uniformed men on the screen…

Marriage

Living With an Angry Spouse

My friend loves her husband, but ever since he lost his job, she doesn’t enjoy being around him because he’s…

Relationships

How to Handle a Jealous Partner

Othello syndrome, named for the Shakespeare character who murdered his faithful wife in an unwarranted fit of jealous rage, is…

Marriage

Could Couples Counseling Do More Harm than Good?

"We started seeing a marriage counselor because we wanted to improve our relationship, but now our problems seem bigger than…

Marriage

Sleep Apart, Grow Closer?

Why Separate Bedrooms May Help Your Marriage It’s now officially a trend and, I might add, a substantial one. A…

Marriage

Blanket Hugging, Temperature Wars, Late-Night TV Watching and Other Bed-Sharing Problems…Solved

The bed is meant to be a place of rest and relaxation. For those who share a bed with a…

Relationships

Be Sweeter to Your Honey

Your husband drops spaghetti in his lap and you chide, “You’re so sloppy when you eat.” He makes a wrong…

Marriage

Two Words that Can Work Miracles in Any Marriage

Whether a relationship is fantastic, fair-to-middling or foundering, it can almost certainly be improved if couples remember to make frequent…