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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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4 Powerful Ways to Use Body Language for Better Relationships

Body language has been said to impact a relationship more than words and tone of voice combined. Here's how to...


5 Powerfully Simple Ways to Diffuse a Fight With Your Partner

Tell a joke. Sit on something soft. Ask this question. These weird-but-effective expert tips can help you resolve marital spats...


7 of the Best Pieces of Advice for a Happier, Stronger Relationship, As Seen On Reddit

We mined the social networking site Reddit.com for what a few of its 7 million registered users had to say...


Away From Your Partner? 8 Tricks You Can Try to Strengthen Your Relationship

Not all couple-building occurs when you're with your significant other. "Time apart offers the opportunity to take your relationship to...


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10 Wise Quotes You Can Use to Stop an Argument In Its Tracks

Great thinkers speak the truth about the senselessness of squabbles.


A Devoted Husband Confesses: Why I Wear Two Wedding Bands

A man explains to a stranger how wearing a second wedding band has changed his life.


Meet the Patron Saint of Introverts

How Susan Cain is leading a quiet revolution.


Here’s How I Learned to Be a Better Listener

Forced by his doctor to stop talking, the author found a new way of hearing people thanks to his so-called...

“The Best Relationship Advice I Ever Got”

For the 1.2 million lovebirds who will be married this summer, our resident voice of reason shares a few secrets...


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The Happy Relationship: 8 Tips to Avoid Marriage Counseling

Experts say for a happy relationship, it’s important to heighten and reinforce your sense of oneness, then guard and protect...


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Is He Really Right For You?

Most women would prefer to be part of a couple. It’s often hard to meet someone new, and even more


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6 Tips to Work Successfully with Your Spouse

How you handle working with your spouse can determine whether it's a wonderful way to make your marriage stronger or...


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Congrats! You’re Engaged! Here’s What You Both Should Do Next

You may get caught up in the excitement—and you should! You’ve just committed yourself to the love of your life....


10 Thoughtful Wedding Gifts on a Budget

You don't have to spend a lot to show how much you care.