Holidays

Sure, they roll around at the same time every year, but somehow it’s still easy to be caught off-guard. Never again! Whether you’re planning ahead or at the very last minute, these handy holiday guides will help you make the most of your celebrations all year long.

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70 Most Romantic Love Quotes That Will Make You Swoon

Grab the smelling salts! These romantic quotes about passionate love, first love, true love, and more will make you weak in the knees and get right to the heart of your innermost feelings.

40 Romantic Ideas to Say ‘I Love You’—How to Be Romantic

When we think about how to be romantic, we often think about expensive grand gestures. But these romantic ideas, big...


16 Leap Year Date Ideas

Since a leap year only comes around once every four years, you might as well make the most of it!...


This Woman Lies to Her Husband About Her Christmas Spending—Every Single Year

Hiding holiday spending is more common in relationships than you would think.


This Couple with Down Syndrome Proves That Love Has No Limits

Some people thought that 
a couple with Down syndrome shouldn’t marry. But after 25 years together, Paul 
and Kris Scharoun-DeForge...

8 Stories of First Loves That Will Touch Your Heart This Valentine’s Day

From stories of playground crushes to smooth-talking bad boys, members of the Reader's Digest contributor network tell us all about...


10 Charming Marriage Customs from Around the World

Love is universal, yes—but romance takes an astonishing array of forms around the world. If you've never wooed your beloved...

Quiz: Will Santa Find You’ve Been Naughty or Nice This Year?

As the year winds to a close, it's time for some introspection. Be honest: Santa will know if you're fibbing.


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These Are the 10 Luckiest Wedding Traditions from Around the World

You may want to incorporate these traditions into your own big day to increase your chances of a lifetime of...


Make These 12 New Year’s Resolutions for a Happier Relationship

New Year's resolutions don't have to just be about yourself. Making resolutions with your partner can help strengthen your bond...


The Story Behind This 51-Foot Long Love Letter Will Melt Your Heart a Little

When Isabel Forlenza's beau was overseas in the Korean War, she wrote him every day on a big roll of...

6 Ways to Feel Closer Right Now

You don't have to add an extra hour to the day to find time for each other. These six fun...


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6 Surprisingly Easy Romantic Things to Do

We found simple romantic ideas—delight your sweetie in unexpected places!


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How to Make the Royal Wedding Cake

Prince William and Kate Middleton will be serving two wedding cakes to guests tomorrow afternoon at their Buckingham Palace reception.


More Things Your Mother-in-Law Won’t Tell You

The dreaded mother-in-law! Your relationship with her can certainly place stress on your marriage. No matter how hard you try...


13 Things Your Mother-in-Law Won’t Tell You

Build a better relationship with his mother by remembering these things she'd like to say but won't (you hope!)