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This Is Why Southern Brides Bury a Bottle of Bourbon Before Their Wedding Day

In the South, burying good whiskey could mean a bright, sunny wedding day—but only if you follow these exact steps.

81 Flirty Texts to Send to That Special Someone

Crafting the perfect flirty text is an art form—but we’ve made it easy for you with these ideas guaranteed to...


What Knee Do You Propose On, and Why?

Turns out, the explanation for this engagement tradition may stem from an actual knight in shining armor.


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The Traditional Wedding Anniversary Gifts by Year

Whether you prefer to stick with the classic themes or put your own creative spin on them, we'll help you...


What I Wish I’d Known Before Getting a Divorce

Making the decision to get a divorce is never an easy one. While these men and women don't regret ending...

What These Women Love About Being Single

For the first time in history, single women outnumber married women in the United States—and it's because they want it...

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...


How to Get Over Cheating: 10 Things You Shouldn’t Do After Your Partner Cheats

You didn't think it could happen to you, but unfortunately, your partner has been unfaithful. So now you have to...


This Is Why January Is the Biggest Month for Divorce

It’s not exactly the most cheerful way to ring in the new year.

17 Signs of a Toxic Relationship—Are You the Cause?

What is a toxic relationship? It's when you and your partner engage in behavior that is emotionally and sometimes physically...


How Divorce Will Change in 2020

If you’re considering a split in the new year, make sure you know how the new rules surrounding divorce might...


31 Relationship Habits That You Think Are Loving, but Are Actually Dangerous

Although these practices are heavily romanticized in society, they just might be poisoning your relationship. Take heed of these tips...

10 Subtle Signs Your Partner Sees You as Just a Fling

So, you just met someone, and you're completely over the moon. Unfortunately, sometimes your partner might not be on the...


The 5 Love Languages Everyone Needs to Know

What makes one person feel loved isn't always the same for another. In fact, everyone understands and receives love in...


5 Divorcées Reveal the Red Flags That Their Marriage Was Doomed

Sometimes it's easy to tell whether or not a marriage can make it long-term, it's just that we choose to...


15 Signs Your Relationship Is Solid as a Rock

Healthy relationships all share many of these same signs. Find out the signals and habits that your relationship is built...


12 Subtle Signs You’ve Got a Cheating Spouse

Is your partner stepping out? Pay attention to these potential signs of infidelity.


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11 Little Etiquette Rules All Bridesmaids Should Agree to Follow

There's a lot more to being a bridesmaid than wearing a pretty dress and standing behind the bride. Nowadays, bridesmaids...


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26 Marriage Tips from Grandmas You’d Be a Fool Not to Follow

Who knows better how to have a successful relationship than someone who's had decades of experience?


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15 Early Signs Your Relationship Isn’t Going to Last

New love is so intoxicating we often miss the early signs the relationship may be doomed. Here are the red...


9 Subtle Signs You’re in a Toxic Relationship

We all want to feel safe, loved, and happy in our romantic relationships, because isn't that the point? But sometimes...

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10 Most Common Things Men Lie About

Whether they tell white lies or real whoppers, everyone bends the truth. Experts reveal the things men are most likely...


13 Ways Marriage Counselors Can Tell a Relationship Won’t Last

While every pair is different, these are the little—and not so little—signs that often spell trouble for a relationship.


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14 Things You Should Never Say to Your Spouse

We've all said something to our mate that we regret—but toxic phrases can harm a relationship to the point of...


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The 15 Relationship Questions Marriage Counselors Get Asked the Most

Here are the questions that marriage counselors get asked the most often from couples—and how they answer them.