Relationships - Marriage

We know that marriage is about a whole lot more than saying “I Do.” That’s why we’ve got lots of helpful, trusted advice; sweet true stories (?); and chuckle-worthy cartoons to share with that special someone.

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    This Is Why Meghan Markle Won’t Technically Be Called a Princess

    The complicated, confusing issue of British royal titles—explained.

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    The One Type of Cake Every British Royal Has Served at Their Wedding

    That is, until Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

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    This Is the Official Menu for the Royal Wedding Reception

    After Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's nuptials, the guests gathered at Windsor Castle for the reception, and the royal wedding...

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    9 of the Biggest Royal Wedding Scandals Throughout History

    Weddings should be a day of pure celebration—unless you're part of the most famous families in the world.

    My Dream Guy Broke My Heart—and Allowed Me to Find the Love of My Life

    His snarky remark turned out to be the best thing anyone's ever said to me.

    Meghan Markle Could Break This Tradition During Her Wedding to Prince Harry

    Yet another way this royal couple is shaking things up.

    Meghan Markle Will Make This One Major Change at the Royal Wedding

    Meghan Markle will make waves on her wedding day as she walks down the aisle by making a change to...

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    The Weird Reason Bridesmaids All Wear the Same Color at Weddings

    Bridesmaids used to literally put their lives on the line. In some parts of the world, they still do.

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    15 Bizarre Royal Wedding Mishaps That Are Totally True

    From drunken kings to runaway horses, even royal weddings have their share of flubs.

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    Here’s How You Can Celebrate the Royal Wedding at Home

    Just because you aren’t invited to the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate. Throw...

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    20 Things Happy Couples Do After Work

    Nothing says "I love you" like cleaning out the dishwasher! (Seriously.)

    Don’t Want to Fight Over Money? Stop Doing These 12 Things

    Squabbles over finances are one of the top reasons for divorce. Try these tips—they just might save your relationship.

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    12 People Rumored to Be on the Royal Wedding Guest List

    Hint: Elton John says he didn't make the cut.

    8 Wedding Traditions Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Must Follow

    They’ve been known to break tradition before—will they keep these?

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    Everything You’ll Need to Know About Attending the Royal Wedding

    Tom Markle and Doria Ragland request the pleasure of your company at the marriage of their daughter, Rachel Meghan Markle,...

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    15 Facts You Never Knew About Past Royal Weddings

    Learn all the slip-ups and secret messages.

    I Married My High School Sweetheart—45 Years After We Met

    After a decades-long delay, those early sparks reignited.

    19 Things Your Marriage Counselor Knows about Your Relationship—but Isn’t Telling You

    Counselors across the country weigh in on what they are REALLY thinking during couples therapy.

    20 Things Your Father-In-Law Is Secretly Thinking

    Anonymous dads spill their funny, poignant, and tough-love lessons about life, love and marriage—all in the name of being closer...

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    8 Ridiculous Prenups You’ll Be Glad You Didn’t Have to Sign

    A warning to the newly engaged… these “lifestyle” clauses are rarely enforceable in court.

    The Last Seven Months of My Husband’s Life Were His Greatest Gift to Me

    How caring for her dying husband turned into the most meaningful time of one woman’s life.

    My Husband Won Me over by Showing up to Events He Wasn’t Invited To

    She wasn’t wild about Harry at first, 
but he kept popping up.

    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...

    How the Man I Married Was Different from All the Rest

    “Marriage is like mountain climbing,” he says, “sometimes I throw you a line, sometimes you throw me one.”

    After Years of Terrible Dates, I Found the Love of My Life—Through a Telepersonals Ad

    In the days before online dating, this couple took a chance on recorded messages and found their greatest loves.

    She Attended a Class Called “How to Be a People Magnet”—and Met Her Future Husband

    "When I started the class, I was 34 and contentedly single."