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About.com Marriage: Love, Sex, Romance, Married Life
Proven, effective marriage tips with answers to your questions about love, sex, romance, infidelity, communication, finances, divorce, and much more.
Communication tips and ideas to enhance your marriage relationship.
Information about divorce and separation.
Why Threatening Divorce During an Argument Will Harm Your Marriage
Threatening divorce when you don't really mean it can undermine the safety in your marriage. Several experts discuss the reasons why.
Right and Wrong Reasons to Get Married
What are the right reasons to get married? Too many people have the wrong motivations. See lists of both and assess whether yours are valid.
Tips for Spouses of Workaholics
Being married to a workaholic may feel as if you are married to a cheating spouse. Here are tips to help you cope and keep your marriage on track.
Who Keeps The Ring After a Broken Engagement?
When an engagement is broken, each state has its own laws about what happens to the engagement ring.
Types of Women That Men Should NOT Marry
All men who are thinking about getting married should be sure to avoid these four types of women.
Types of Men You Should NOT Marry
If you are thinking about getting married, women should be sure to avoid these four types of men.
How to Tell if You Are in an Abusive Relationship
Abuse occurs when a spouse creates an environment of fear for the other spouse. This article outlines ways to determine if you are a victim of abuse.
The Top Movies About In-Laws
Here are our top picks in movies featuring in-laws. These are some great movie options to watch with your spouse.
10 Traditional Third Year Anniversary Gifts (Leather)
Here are suggestions for traditional leather gifts to give to your spouse for your third wedding anniversary, including jackets, packs, and gloves.
Married Couples in the Entertainment Industry
Information about the weddings and lives of married celebrity couples in the entertainment industry.
June Allyson and David Ashrow Marriage Profile
Actress June Allyson met her third husband, nutrition expert David Ashrow, on a blind date. They were married for nearly thirty years before she died.
Reality TV Married Couples
Here is information about the marriages of couples on reality television shows.
Talk Show Couples
Here is information about the marriages of talk show hosts.
Marriages of Marshall (Eminem) Mathers and Kim Scott
Learn about the complicated marriage relationship of Eminem and Kimberley Mathers. They married and divorced each other twice and had substance issues.
The Three Marriages of TV Star Don Knotts
Don Knotts, an
Dennis Weaver and Gerry Stowell - Marriage Profile
Dennis Weaver and Gerry Stowell's long-term marriage was a model for other Hollywood couples to follow. See how they met, eloped, and stayed married.
The Aniston/Pitt Marriage and Divorce
Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston had a fairy tale romance that ended in divorce. See the facts about their wedding and the details of their breakup.
What to Do if You're Married to a Jerk
Are you married to a jerk? You find yourself in love with a person you can't stand and don't like. Here are coping strategies to use to make it work.
Nicolas Cage and Alice Kim Marriage Profile
Nicolas Cage and Alice Kim surprised folks when they were married a few months after they met in 2004. Here is a history of the couple's marriage.
Coping with the Death of Your Spouse
The loss of your spouse through death is a heart breaking journey. Here are some coping strategies for dealing with this difficult time in your life.
Why the First Two Years of Marriage Are Critical
Studies show that couples who make it through the first two years of marriage have a better chance of a long-term relationship. Facing newlywed blues,
Pennsylvania Marriage License Information
Here's how to get a marriage license in Pennsylvania. See the documents you will need and any restrictions on who may marry, waiting period, and more.
Connecticut Marriage License Information
Don't let the marriage license laws of Connecticut put a dent in your wedding plans. See what you need to know and what documents to bring with you.
Marital Issues: When Your Spouse Won't Listen
When your spouse won't listen to you or tunes you out, you probably feel ignored, angry, frustrated, and hurt. What can you do and what shouldn't you?
The Most Widely Used Premarital Inventories
Here are the three premarital tests/inventories that are most commonly used by counselors, pastors, mentors, and marriage educators when working with an engaged couple.
Age of Majority (Legal Age) Chart
Here is a complete listing of age of majority for each state in the U.S. Age of majority is the age at which one is considered a legal adult.
Unconditional Love in Marriage
This article outlines the definition of unconditional love within the bonds of marriage.
An affair is a romantic and often sexual relationship between two people who are not married to one another. This article describes the full definition.
Marriage of Convenience Definition
Definition, meaning and examples of marriage of convenience.
Marriage doesn't have to be hard work, but marriage does need maintenance. In order to have a successful marriage, you need to continue to maintain your communication skills, continue to maintain romance in your marriage, and continue to enrich your marriage.
Readers Choice Awards
The About.com Readers' Choice Awards for Marriage recognize the best of the best by our readers.
"Marriage Hacks" For Instant Relationship Improvement
Sometimes small and easy changes can have a very big impact on your relationship. Here are three research based
Successful marriages know how to deal with difficult situations. Here is how to cope with marital problems and points of conflict such as equality/submission concerns, finances, family of origin issues, family planning, parenting, in-laws, domestic violence, sexuality problems, infidelity, gender issues, health concerns, pornography, housework and chores, stress, cultural differences, and even sleeping together.
Romantic Secret Garden Water Pump
Even though it doesn't work, a water pump in your garden is a fun decorative touch. Page 3.
Secret Garden Decorative Accessories
Marriage. Page 12.
Color in Your Secret Garden
Make sure you have a variety of color in your secret garden. Page 7.
Secret Garden Birdbath
Another way to invite your feathered friends to your secret garden is to provide pretty or quirky birdbaths for them to enjoy. Page 10.
Secret Garden Bird House
One way to invite delightful, singing birds to your secret garden is to provide pretty or quirky birdhouses for them to enjoy. Page 8.
Secret Garden Birdbath
Another way to invite your feathered friends to your secret garden is to provide pretty or quirky birdbaths for them to enjoy. Page 9.
Secret Garden Hanging Pots
Hanging pots, full of colorful flowers and interesting plants, will increase the visual beauty of your secret garden. Make sure you hang them high if you have a tall spouse! Page 6.
Secret Garden Pots
There is such variety in garden pots today, so choose ones that fit your taste as well as the needs of the plants in your secret garden. Page 5.
New Year's Celebrations
Celebrating New Year's can be a time of new beginning and recommitment to one another. Here are suggestions for resolutions as a couple.
Gerald and Betty Ford Wedding Portrait
October 15, 1948, Gerald R. Ford, Jr., and Betty Ford pose in front of Grace Episcopal Church for their wedding photo. Page 3.
Presidential Marriages - U.S.
Here's information about the marriages of the Presidents of the United States, including how they met, their wedding, their children, quotes about marriage, and more.
Gerald and Betty Ford Wedding Automobile Ride
October 15, 1948, Gerald R. Ford, Jr., and Betty Ford in the back seat of an automobile getting ready to leave the church after their wedding. Page 4.
The Fords in 1952
1952, The Fords and their son Michael outside their apartment at 1521 Mount Eagle Place, Alexandria, Virginia. Page 6.
The Fords in 1958
1958, Gerald and Betty Ford ready to go out. Page 8.
Sofya and Leo Tolstoy Marriage Profile
Major mistakes and differences in goals and values helped create the turbulent marriage of Sofya and Leo Tolstoy.
Leo and Sofya Tolstoy's Courtship
Information about the courtship of Leo Tolstoy and Sofya Andreyvna. Page 2.
Issues in the Tolstoy Marriage
Information about the many issues in the Tolstoy marriage. Page 3.
The Children of Leo and Sofya Tolstoy
Information about the children of Sofya and Leo Tolstoy. Page 4.
Quotes About Marriage and About the Marriage of Sofya and Leo Tolstoy
Tolstoy quotes about marriage and quotes about the marriage of Sofya and Leo Tolstoy. Page 5.
5 Days to Valentine's Day
Top 10 Sensual Gifts for Your Spouse
4 Days to Valentine's Day
How to Write a Love Letter to Your Spouse
3 Days to Valentine's Day
Top 10 Last Minute Valentine's Day Gifts
2 Days to Valentine's Day
Great Ways to Say I Love You. Marriage.
1 Day to Valentine's Day
Did You Decide to Skip Valentine's Day?
Happy Valentine's Day!!
Say I Love You in Different Languages
14 Days to Valentine's Day
How to Keep Romance Alive in Your Marriage
13 Days to Valentine's Day
Share With One Another How Important Valentine's Day Is or Isn't
12 Days to Valentine's Day
Give the best gift ever to your spouse.
11 Days to Valentine's Day
Where to leave love notes. Marriage.
10 Days to Valentine's Day
Valentine's day poll on celebrating the day with your spouse.
9 Days to Valentine's Day
Simple Ways to Be Romantic in Your Marriage
8 Days to Valentine's Day
Top 10 Top Valentine's Day Gifts for Your Spouse
7 Days to Valentine's Day
The Language and Meaning of Flowers
6 Days to Valentine's Day
Plan a Romantic Dinner at Home for Your Spouse
Valentine's Gifts Through the Ages
Regardless of the history of Valentine's Day, lovers have been giving notes, cards, and gifts for centuries. Check out the traditional gifts given on Valentine's Day through the years. We discovered these gifts by looking at ads and articles in old newspapers and magazines.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1930s
In the 1930s, inexpensive traditional Valentine's Day gifts were popular.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1800s
During the 1800s, Whitman's chocolate candy was introduced as well as the first commercial Valentines.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1940s
In the 1940s, Valentine's Day gifts continued to be inexpensive and practical.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1950s
Valentine wish lists in the 1950s included fun, traditional, practical, and even expensive gifts.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1960s
The advertisers selling products for Valentine's Day during the 1960s tried to put the Valentine's Day spin on most everything.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1970s
Valentine's Day gift giving in the 1970s turned to smaller presents.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1980s
In the 1980's, the traditional gifts were highlighted again.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1990s
Lovers in the 1990s were in a retro mood, looking back in time for traditional gifts.
Valentine Gifts of the 2000s
Giving Valentine's Day gifts in the 2000s is not much different than gift giving in past generations.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1400s
The first Valentine's Day note was believed to have been written in 1415 by Charles, Duke of Orleans, while he as imprisoned in the Tower of London in England.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1500s
Romantic love notes were still the main Valentine's gift in the 1500s.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1600s
By the 1600s, Folks started giving simple tokens of their affection in the 1600s.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1700s
In the 1700s, handwritten notes and small gifts were popular as Valentine's Day gifts.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1900s
The list of what was considered appropriate Valentine's Day gifts grew longer in the early 1900s.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1910s
As the popularity of Valentine's Day grew in the 1910s, so did the types of gifts that lovers gave to one another.
Vintage Valentine Gifts of the 1920s
During the 1920s, Valentine's Day gifts reverted back to the more classic gifts.
Are You Really Ready for Marriage?
Ask yourself these five questions before you commit to marriage.
Premarriage Questions List
Getting married soon? Make sure you discuss these questions first!
Plan a Romantic Dinner at Home - Married Life
Remember that you don't have to have a special occasion to host a romantic dinner for your spouse. Set aside the excuse you can't cook.
Backyard Vacations for Married Couples
Do you want to create positive vacation memories and save money at the same time? Consider planning a backyard vacation at home with these ideas.
4 Major Considerations When Remarrying
Here are some serious topics to think about to give your next marriage the best chance of success.
Valentine's Day gifts for your spouse.
A great present to your spouse on Valentine's Day is one that says you care and that you remembered.
The Fords in 1959
1959, Gerald and Betty with their children Jack, Michael, Susan, and Steven in the back yard of their home at 514 Crown View Drive, Alexandria, Virginia. Page 9.
St. Patrick's Day Gifts for Your Spouse
Give your spouse some of the luck of the Irish this St. Patrick's Day. Your spouse won't be able to resist the charm and delight of these gifts.
2008: The Obamas have a moment of intimate interaction in South Carolina.
Obamas in Columbia 2008. Marriage. Page 26.
2008: Gathering strength from one another, Barack and Michelle embrace in Colorado.
Obamas in Denver 2008. Marriage. Page 22.
2008: Comfortable in being close and holding hands, Barack and Michelle in Florida.
Obamas in Florida 2008. Marriage. Page 19.
2008: Head to head, tightly holding hands, Michelle and Barack in Florida.
Obamas in Miami 2008. Marriage. Page 20.
2008: Michelle gives Barack a "gotcha" hug in New Hampshire.
Obamas in Nashua 2008. Marriage. Page 27.
2008: The Obamas have a tender moment in the midst of a rally in Minnesota.
Obamas in St. Paul 2008. Marriage. Page 23.
Showing Kindness -- Obamas on Freight Elevator
Showing Kindness -- Obamas on Freight Elevator. Page 2.
2009: First Lady Michelle Obama obviously enjoying dancing with President Barack Obama in Washington, DC.
Obamas at Inaugural Ball 2009. Marriage. Page 5.
2009: Eyes only on one another, President Barack and First Lady Michelle dance at the Western Inaugural Ball in Washington, DC.
Obamas at Western Ball 2009. Marriage. Page 3.
2008: Wrapped in one another's arms, Barack and Michelle kiss after he gave his victory speech in Illinois.
Obamas in Chicago 2008. Marriage. Page 17.
2009: Trying to not step on her beautiful dress, President Barack and First Lady Michelle dance in Washington, DC.
Obamas in Washington, DC 2009. Marriage. Page 4.
2009: Supporting one another and holding hands, President Barack and First Lady Michelle walk in the Inaugural Parade in Washington, DC.
Obamas in parade 2009. Marriage. Page 7.
2008: Holding on to one another, Barack gives Michelle a kiss in Illinois.
Obamas on Election Night 2008. Marriage. Page 18.
Reagans After Assassination Attempt
Reagans After Assassination Attempt. Page 4.
Reagans Before Inaugural Balls
Reagans Before the Inaugural Balls. Page 2.
Reagans Talking in the Oval Office
Reagans Talking in the Oval Office. Page 7.
Lucky and the Reagans
Lucky and the Reagans. Marriage. Page 21.
Reagans on Their 33rd Anniversary
Reagans on their 33rd anniversary. Page 24.
Reagans at Naval Hospital
Reagans at Bethesda Naval Hospital. Page 28.
Reagans in Geneva
Reagans in Geneva, Switzerland. Marriage. Page 29.
Reagans in New Orleans
Reagans in New Orleans. Marriage. Page 36.
Reagans in Oval Office
Reagans in Oval Office. Marriage. Page 31.
Reagans in Santa Ynez
Reagans at performance in Santa Ynez, California. Page 12.
Reagans on Horses
Reagans on horses. Marriage. Page 13.
Rex and the Reagans
Rex and the Reagans. Marriage. Page 34.
Children of Emma and Charles Darwin -- Charles and Emma Darwin's Children
Emma and Charles had ten children. Here is information about their children, seven of whom reached adulthood. Page 2.
Quotes About the Marriage of Emma and Charles Darwin -- Darwin Marriage Quotes
There is an extensive amount of writings by both Charles and Emma Darwin that give a glimpse of their 43 years together as a married couple. Here are a few quotes about the Darwin marriage. Page 3.
Hints and Tips About Leaving Love Notes
Hints and tips about leaving love notes contributed by our readers. Page 3.
What to Do When Your Spouse Won't See a Doctor
Here are some recommendations on how to deal with a stubborn spouse who won't seek help when in emotional and/or physical pain.
The Marriage of Emma and Charles Darwin
Although Charles and Emma Darwin did not share the same religious faith, their 43-year marriage was one of love, respect, acceptance, and understanding. Here is information on how Charles and Emma met, their wedding, children, quotes about their marriage, and more.
Should Married Couples Have a TV in the Bedroom?
Here's how to have a television in your bedroom and still have a healthy marriage.
Great Ways to Say I Love You to Your Spouse
The best ways to say
Suggestions on Where to Leave Love Notes -- Hide Your Love Notes
Here's a list of good places to hide love notes for your spouse. Page 2.
More Bedroom Love Notes -- Where to Leave or Hide Love Notes For Your Spouse in Your Bedroom
Here are more suggestions on where to leave or hide love notes for your spouse in your bedroom.
Simple Ways to Be Romantic in Your Marriage
Romance doesn't end when you have the marriage certificate in your hands. For the romantically challenged, here are simple ways to be romantic.
Jeri Kehn and Fred Thompson
Jeri Kehn and Fred Thompson's May-December marriage was noticed by the media during Fred's presidential campaign.
Ways to Take Your Marriage From Good to Great
There are several actions and gestures that all couples can easily do to take their marriage from good to great.
New Year's Time Capsule -- Fun Tradition For You as a Couple and as a Family
You don't have to wait for your wedding anniversary to create a time capsule. Time capsules are fun especially during the month of January.
US Marriage Requirements for Non-Citizens
Can two foreigners get married in the U.S.? The short answer is
How to Make Your Marriage Last -- Staying Married
Every marriage needs help now and then, both during the good times and when things become difficult. Here are issues that impact marriages and skills to help you deal with those issues and problems in healthy ways. Remember that most problems have solutions. Don't ignore the problems and issues in your marriage. If your marriage is in trouble, get started and make the necessary changes together that will help your marriage be a successful, long lasting union.
More Factors Determining Odds of Divorce
More factors that can determine your odds for divorce. Page 2.
Make Your Marriage Last By Lowering Your Odds for Divorce
If you are considering getting married or know a couple with thoughts of marriage, to lower your odds for divorce make sure you read this great article,
Top Romantic Comedies
If you are looking for a reason to snuggle close together on the sofa, watch one of these romantic comedies. They can get you both in the romantic mood. Of course, there are lots more romantic movies about marriage, but these are among our favorites.
What Women Want From Their Husbands
There are many ways for husbands to make their wives happy.
Great Gift Ideas from Husband to Wife
No matter the reason or the season or the holiday, you husbands may find these gift suggestions helpful.
Love and Sex in Marriage - Articles & Advice
Sex can keep your marriage strong and lack of sex can destroy your marriage. Two ways to keep your sex life active is to make time for one another and to talk with each other.
Meaningful Ways to Create More Intimacy in Your Marriage
Intimacy in your marriage involves more than good sex. Here are other meaningful ways to improve you intimacy, closeness and connection.
Tips to Help You Fight Less
Arguments are inevitable in your marriage at times. However, there are strategies to cut fights off at the pass or fight less often.
Don't Take Everything So Personally
Fight less with your spouse by not taking everything so personally.
Be Willing To Forgive and Forget
Fight less with your spouse by being willing to forgive and forget.
Fight less with your spouse by not overreacting.
Try to Put Your Disagreements In Perspective
Fight less with your spouse by putting your disagreements in perspective.
Own Up To Your Mistakes
Fight less with your spouse by owning up to your mistakes.
Build a Relationship With a Foundation of Friendship and Trust
Friendship and trust can help keep your marriage free of an emotional affair.
List of Quotations About Emotional Affairs
Here's what others have to say about how an emotional affair can harm a marriage.
Marriage Poll -- Is an Emotional Affair Wrong?
What do you think about emotional affairs? Are emotional affairs morally wrong? Can an emotional affair hurt a marriage?
What is an Emotional Affair?
If you are spending more time and emotions on someone other than your spouse, you are probably in the midst of an emotional affair.
How is an Emotional Affair Different From a Platonic Friendship?
Secrecy is one of the main differences between a platonic friendship and an emotional affair.
Comments from the Marriage Forum About Emotional Affairs
Here are comments about emotional affairs from members of the Marriage Forum.
Warning Signs of an Emotional Affair
Do you want to know if you or your spouse is involved in an emotional affair? Here are some of the warning signs.
Quiz - Are You in an Emotional Affair?
Answering yes to two or three of these questions could mean you are in an emotional affair.
Emotional Affairs 101
Starting as a friendship or a platonic relationship, an emotional affair can grow or slip into a deeper and more intimate relationship that can harm or end your marriage.
Differing Views on How to Protect Your Marriage From an Emotional Affair
The best thing you can do to protect your marriage from an emotional affair is to talk with each other and keep your marriage on solid ground.
What You Need to Know About Emotional Affairs
An emotional affair can grow or slip into a deeper and more intimate relationship that can harm or even end your marriage.
Marriages of Oscar Nominees -- Marriages of Celebrities Nominated for an Academy Award
Information about the marriage relationships of celebrities who were nominated for an Academy Award.
Physical, Emotional, Economical Abuse
Dealing with abuse in your marriage.
Short Celebrity Marriages
If you want to have a short marriage, have a whirlwind courtship like some of these celebrity couples.
May-December Married Celebrity Couples
May-December marriages are more common than many people realize.
Military marriages face many challenges. Here is information about the marriages of military leaders.
Dealing With Spouse's Addiction
How to help a spouse with an addiction.
If your marriage is breaking up, there are many feelings that go along with the conflict and disillusionment when a marriage falls apart. Knowing the laws, worrying about the legalities, facing divorce or annulment are stressful concerns.
It is important to let go of the hurts, disappointments, and dreams when your marriage ends. Otherwise, you can not move on with your life.
Back Up Plans
When ending a marriage relationship, it is important to have some back up plans in place.
Individuals in the business of reporting the news often work hard to keep their own marriages out of the media limelight.
For some people, getting married many times becomes a lifestyle.
20th Century Presidential Couples
Presidential marriages of the 20th Century include the Johnsons, Reagans, George and Barbara Bush, and the Clintons.
Calling it Quits in Marriage
Knowing when to throw in the towel on a marriage relationship is one of the most difficult decisions you may ever have to make. Here is help on whether or not to make this decision and if you do, help in being able to let go.
What You Do Need to Know
Here is what you do need to know in order to save your marriage after an affair.
The Our Marriage was Already Over Type of Cheating Excuses
Here are some of the
The It's All your Fault Type of Cheating Excuses
Here are some of the
The Grass is Greener Type of Cheating Excuses
Here are some of the
Common Excuses People Give for Cheating on Their Spouse
Excuses for cheating are just poor attempts to justify this behavior. Here are common excuses people give for cheating on their spouse.
The It's All My Fault Type of Cheating Excuses
Here are some of the
Stephen Hawking's First Wife - Jane Wilde (1965-1991)
Although they started out with an idealistic belief they could make it, too many unresolved issues ended the marriage of Jane and Stephen Hawking.
Timeline and Marriages of Stephen Hawking
Stephen Hawking was married two times, divorced two times, and had three children
Stephen Hawking's Second Wife - Elaine Mason (1995-2007)
Stephen Hawking's second marriage to Elaine Mason ended in divorce after allegations about domestic abuse were raised by family and friends of Stephen.
St. Felix III
Here's information about the marriage of St. Felix III.
Here's information about the marriage of Pope Boniface IX.
Married Popes Throughout History - Have There Been Any?
Although there isn't much detailed information about the early popes, there is historical evidence that some popes were married.
Here's information about the marriage of Clement IV.
Here's information about the marriage St. Peter.
Here's information about the marriage of Pope Siricius.
Here is information about the marriage of Pope Hormisdas.
Here's information about the marriage of Pope Silverius.
Here's information about the marriage of Pope Agatho.
Here's information about the marriage of Pope Hadrian II.
Here's information about the marriage of antipope Felix V.
Bibliography and Research Help
Although there isn't much detailed information about the early popes, there is historical evidence that some popes were married. Here is a bibliography and research help.
His and Her Gifts -- Ideas for Gifts for You as a Couple
Whether it be for Valentine's Day, birthdays, Christmas, anniversaries, or other special occasions in your marriage, a his and her gift for you as a couple can be fun, romantic, or practical. Here are some ideas to get your own creative gift giving juices flowing.
Looking for a Small Gift for Your Husband?
If you are looking for a small gift for your husband, take a look at these presents.
The Marriage of Cynthia and Tom Papa
Tom Papa is the host of the television reality show The Marriage Ref. Tom said he thinks the show is making his own marriage better.
The Three Marriages of Dick Clark
Dick Clark was married three times. Two of his marriages ended in divorce.
Dick Clark's First Wife -- Barbara Mallery (1952-1961)
Dick Clark's first marriage to his childhood sweetheart Barbara Mallery lasted 8 years prior to their announcing their divorce.
Dick Clark's Second Wife -- Loretta Martin (1962-1973)
The eleven year marriage of Dick and Loretta Clark ended in divorce.
Dick Clark's Third Wife -- Kari Wigton (1977-2012)
His third marriage was Dick Clark's longest marriage, lasting 35 years until his death in 2012.
Dick Clark Relationship Timeline
Relationship timeline of Dick Clark.
Ninth Marriage -- Frederic Prinz von Anhalt (1986-present)
Zsa Zsa Gabor's ninth husband is Frederic Prinz von Anhalt.
First Marriage -- Burhan Belge (1937-1941)
Zsa Zsa's first marriage was to Burhan Belge.
Second Marriage -- Conrad Hilton (1942-1947)
Zsa Zsa Gabor's second marriage was to Conrad Hilton.
Third Marriage -- George Sanders (1949-1954)
Zsa Zsa Gabor's third husband was George Sanders.
Fourth Marriage -- Herbert Hutner (1962-1966)
Zsa Zsa Gabor's fourth husband was Herbert Hutner.
Fifth Marriage -- Joshua Cosden Jr (1966-1967)
Zsa Zsa Gabor's fifth husband was Joshua Cosden Jr.
Sixth Marriage -- Jack Ryan (1975-1976)
Zsa Zsa Gabor's sixth husband was Jack Ryan.
Seventh Marriage -- Michael O'Hara (1976-1982)
Zsa Zsa Gabor's seventh husband was Michael O'Hara.
Eighth Marriage -- Count Felipe de Alba (1983-1983)
The eighth husband of Zsa Zsa Gabor was Count Felipe de Alba.
The Nine Marriages of Zsa Zsa Gabor
Of Zsa Zsa Gabor's nine marriages, seven ended in divorce and one was annulled.
George Lazenby Portrayed James Bond: 1969
George Lazenby has been married twice.
Phyllis Diller Relationship Timeline
Timeline of the Marriages and Relationship of Phyllis Diller
Timothy Dalton Portrayed James Bond: 1987-1989
Timothy Dalton has a long-term relationship with Oksana Grigorieva.
Pierce Brosnan Portrayed James Bond: 1995-2004
Ten years after the death of his first wife, Pierce Brosnan married again.
Timeline and Marriages of Phyllis Diller
Phyllis Diller built her career as a comedian on her fictional husband
The Marriages of James Bond and James Bond Actors
It wasn't his fault, but James Bond, the character in movies and novels, did not have a good track record when it came to marriage.
Sean Connery Portrayed James Bond: 1962-1967; 1971, 1983
Sean Connery has been married twice.
Roger Moore Portrayed James Bond: 1973-1985
Roger Moore has been married four times.
Daniel Craig Portrayed James Bond: 2006 - ?
Daniel Craig has been married twice.
Phyllis Diller's First Husband -- Sherwood Anderson Diller (1939-1965)
Sherwood Diller was Phyllis Diller's first husband. Their marriage was a difficult one.
Phyllis Diller's Second Husband -- Warde Donovan (1965-1975)
During Phyllis Diller's second marriage to actor Warde Donovan, they separated three times.
Phyllis Diller's Companion -- Robert P. Hastings (1985-1996)
Phyllis Diller referred to Robert Hastings as
Marriage of George Lopez and Ann Serrano
Ann Serrano Lopez donated one of her kidneys to her husband, George Lopez and later their marriage ended in divorce. Sad story.
Anne Bancroft and Mel Brooks Marriage Profile
The 41-year marriage of Anne Bancroft and Mel Brooks ended on June 6, 2005, when Anne died of uterine cancer.
Ronald and Nancy Reagan Marriage Profile
Because Ronald and Nancy Reagan's long-term marriage was often in the media spotlight, their devotion to one another throughout their years together was often reported. Here's information on how Nancy and Ronald Reagan met, when they married, and more.
Cassandra Harris and Pierce Brosnan
Pierce Brosnan's first marriage to Cassandra Harris ended when she died in 1991 after a 4-year battle with ovarian cancer. Page 2.
You Can Keep Your Political Discussions Healthy in Your Marriage
Do you have problems in your marriage because the two of you have different political views? Here's help.
Natasha Richardson and Liam Neeson Marriage Profile
In 2000, Natasha stayed by Liam's side as he recovered from a motorcycle accident. In 2009, Liam rushed to be with Natasha after her tragic ski accident. Here is more information about the close marriage of Natasha Richardson and Liam Neeson.
Keely Shaye Smith and Pierce Brosnan
Keely Shaye Smith changed Pierce Brosnan's mind about never getting married again.
About the Eight Marriages of Larry King
Larry King has not had great success with getting married. Here is information about his many marriages.
Shawn Southwick and Larry King Marriage Profile -- The Marriage of Larry King and Shawn Southwick
Larry King's marriage to Shawn Southwick has been the longest of his eight marriages. Here is information about how Shawn and Larry met, their wedding, and more. Page 2.
5 Signs Your Boyfriend is Marriage Material
Here are five signs that will tell you if your guy is a keeper or not.
Essential Tips About Proposing Marriage
When you propose marriage, keep it simple and remember you are creating a memory that will last a lifetime.
1st Anniversary Gift Ideas from About.com Readers
Here is a collection of gifts suggested by our readers to give on your first anniversary.
Quotes About the Marriage of Barbara and George Bush
Quotes about the marriage of Barbara and George Bush. Page 2.
2014 Advent Calendar for Couples
This Advent calendar with new links for each day is a countdown to Christmas that can help improve your marriage.
2014 Advent Calendar for Couples - Week Two
This is week two of a countdown to Christmas with a new link for couples each day. Page 2.
2014 Advent Calendar for Couples - Week Three
This is week three of a countdown to Christmas with a new link for couples each day. Page 3.
2014 Advent Calendar for Couples - Week Four
This is week four of a countdown to Christmas with a new link for couples each day. Page 4.
Those in the Sandwich Generation often feel as if they are living in a cluttered nest.
Barbara and George Herbert Walker Bush
It was love at first sight for the longest married presidential couple, Barbara and George Bush, married in 1945 after meeting when they were teens.
Strategies for Difficult Marriage Conversations
When you know that there is a difficult or touchy issue you should talk about with your spouse, here are tips to make that conversation successful.
Lois and James Garner Marriage Profile
James Garner had success not only on stage and screen, but also in his private life with his nearly 58-year marriage to Lois Clarke.
Watch a Movie Together To Improve Your Relationship
Watching a movie together can enhance your relationship if the film sparks thought and conversation about your own relationship.
The Reality of Conscious Uncoupling
Conscious uncoupling is an ideal that most people don't often achieve.
Signs of a Low Sex Marriage
Having sex just one or two times a month puts a couple in the low sex marriage category. Here are some other signs of a low sex marriage.
Applying for a Marriage License in Oklahoma
In order for everthing to go smoothly, you need to know what to bring with you before filling out the Oklahoma marriage license application.
"The Five Love Languages" by Gary Chapman
Learn about the ever popular, The Five Love Languages by Gary Chapman. It's a primer on how to understand and express your love for each other.
How to Get Married in Florida - Marriage Laws in Florida
Reduce stress and know the Florida marriage license laws and regulations before you apply for a marriage license there.
How to Get Married in New Mexico - New Law Changes
How to get married in New Mexico.
West Virginia Marriage License Information
West Virginia marriage license laws, regulations, and other things to know before filling out your application.
What Marital Sex Statistics Can Reveal
Wondering who is having sex and how often? Take a look at the highlights of sex surveys, including the Durex Sex Survey.
Historical Look at Teen Marriage
Here's information on teen marriage from a historical and statistical perspective. The article also includes things for teenage couples to consider before getting married.
Things for Teens to Consider before Marriage -- Before Tying the Knot Ask Yourselves Why
Things for teens to consider before tying the knot and getting married. Page 2.
Deal Breaker Question #9 -- Fidelity
The two of you need to be on the same page when it comes to how to describe being faithful and what your view of infidelity is.
General Information About Elizabeth Taylor and Nicky Hilton -- Nicky Hilton and Elizabeth Taylor Information
The glamorous storybook marriage of Elizabeth Taylor and Nicky Hilton only lasted 205 days.
Timeline of Nicky Hilton and Elizabeth Taylor Marriage
Timeline of the short marriage of Elizabeth Taylor and Nicky Hilton.
Ten Marriage Deal Breakers
Don't get married without knowing your future spouse's thoughts on these issues that are hard to compromise on and that could kill your marriage.
Deal Breaker Question #1 -- Children
The issue of whether to have children or not is a deal breaker for most couples.
Deal Breaker Question #2 -- Money
If you can't talk about money - spending, saving, making, or keeping track of it, those financial issues can tear the two of you apart.
Deal Breaker Question #3 -- Sex
If you can't talk about sex with your spouse, you will probably end up with a low sex marriage.
Deal Breaker Question #4 -- In-laws
When it comes to your in-laws and other extended family members, it is important to be able to agree to set boundaries.
Deal Breaker Question #5 -- Chores
If you think it's okay to not doing your share of the chores around your home, including taking care of your kids, you are totally wrong.
Deal Breaker Question #6 -- Time
If the balance between how much time you spend together and how much time you spend apart is way out of whack, you two need to look at your priorities.
Deal Breaker Question #7 - Addictions
If your spouse has an addiction problem, your marriage has a problem. Getting professional help will be necessary to save your marriage.
Deal Breaker Question #8 -- Abuse
Abusive behavior, physical, verbal, or emotional, should not be tolerated or denied. If you think you are in immediate danger call 911. You can also call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 800-799-SAFE (7233) or 800-787-3224 (TTY). They are available 24/7 for help.
How and When Nicky Hilton and Elizabeth Taylor Met and Their Engagement
How and when Nicky Hilton and Elizabeth Taylor met and their engagement.
Wedding of Nicky Hilton and Elizabeth Taylor
Here's information about the glamorous wedding of Nicky Hilton and Elizabeth Taylor.
Honeymoon of Elizabeth Taylor and Nicky Hilton
Information about the honeymoon of Elizabeth Taylor and Nicky Hilton.
Divorce of Elizabeth Taylor and Nicky Hilton
Information about the divorce of Elizabeth Taylor and Nicky Hilton.
Quotes About the Marriage of Elizabeth Taylor and Nicky Hilton
Quotes about the marriage of Elizabeth Taylor and Nicky Hilton.
Deal Breaker Question #10 - Long-lasting Marriage
Planning a future together is one of the joys of marriage.
Reasons for Divorce: The “4 A’s”
Husbands Tell About The Wisdom Their Mom's Gave Them About Marriage
On Mother's Day it is s a good time for husbands to think about the influence of their own mother in their life.
Joan and Arlen Specter
Joan and Arlen Specter. Marriage. Page 13.
Amy and Phil Mickelson
Phil and Amy Mickelson in the news. Page 6.
Brenda and Kurt Warner
Brenda and Kurt Warner. Marriage. Page 23.
Bruce Willis and Emma Heming
Bruce Willis and Emma Heming. Marriage. Page 17.
Carla Bruni and Nicolas Sarkozy
Carla Bruni and Nicolas Sarkozy. Marriage. Page 22.
Jade Goody and Jack Tweed
Jade Goody and Jack Tweed. Marriage. Page 21.
Jill and Joe Biden
Jill and Joe Biden in Denver. Marriage. Page 8.
Michelle and Barack Obama
Michelle and Barack Obama in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on April 21, 2008.
Ricardo Montalban and Georgiana Young
Ricardo Montalban and Georgiana Young. Page 24.
Natasha Richardson and Liam Neeson
Natasha Richardson and Liam Neeson. Page 16.
Sandra Bullock and Jesse James
The marriage of Sandra Bullock and Jesse James was in the news due to Jesse cheating on her. Page 5.
Caroline Kennedy and Ed Schlossberg
Caroline Kennedy and Ed Schlossberg on October 15, 2008 in Hempstead, New York. Page 25.
Charlie Sheen and Brooke Mueller
Charlie Sheen and Brooke Mueller. Page 7.
Courtship of Natalie and R.J.
Natalie decided she would marry Robert Wagner when she was eleven years old.
R.J. and Natalie's Wedding Date and Info
Natalie and Robert were married in Scottsdale, Arizona in 1957.
Second Courtship of Robert Wagner and Natalie Wood
After reconciling in February 1972, Natalie and Robert were married in the summer of 1972.
R.J. and Natalie's Second Wedding Date and Info
Natalie and R.J.'s second marriage was aboard a yacht in July 1972.
Natalie Wood's Death
Natalie Wood's mysterious death in 1981 still creates headlines.
Facts About Robert and Natalie
Natalie Wood and Robert Wagner's first marriage was when she was young. Their second marriage to each other was more successful until her death in 1981.
Plan a Weekend Away Together
A weekend away can be an opportunity to reassess your marriage.
Honoring the Anniversaries of Widows and Widowers
Whether or not to remember the wedding anniversary of a widow or widower really depends on the person.
Creating Memorable Anniversary Celebrations
Each and every wedding anniversary deserves to be celebrated in a memorable way. When you celebrate your wedding anniversary each year it is an annual renewal of your commitment to one another. Here are some ideas to celebrate wedding anniversaries.
Wedding Day Mementos
Some of those wedding day mementos can be used on your anniversaries.
Anniversary Party Ideas
Here are a few anniversary party ideas.
The No Gift Dilemma
If the anniversary couple asks that they not receive gifts on their anniversary, they have their reasons for making the request.
Anniversary Celebration Etiquette
When to send out invitations, dealing with surprise parties, and more.
1990 Bushes Walk
1990 Bushes Walk. Marriage. Page 14.
1990 Bushes Walker's Point
1990 Bushes Walker's Point. Marriage. Page 15.
1990 Bushes by Fence
1990 Bushes by Fence. Marriage. Page 13.
1999 Former President and Mrs. Bush
1999 Former President and Mrs. Bush. Page 16.
1945 Barbara Bush Portrait
1945 Barbara Bush Portrait. Marriage.
1945 Barbara and George Bush Honeymoon
1945 Barbara and George Bush Honeymoon. Page 4.
1945 Bush Wedding Cake
1945 Bush Wedding Cake. Marriage. Page 2.
1945 George and Barbara Bush Wedding
1945 George and Barbara Bush Wedding. Page 3.
1950 Bushes in Midland
1950 Bushes in Midland. Marriage. Page 5.
1966 George and Barbara Bush Congress
1966 George and Barbara Bush Congress. Page 6.
1980s George and Barbara Bush
1980s George and Barbara Bush. Marriage. Page 8.
1977 George and Barbara Bush
1977 George and Barbara Bush. Marriage. Page 7.
1988 Bush VP
1988 Bush VP. Marriage. Page 9.
1989 Bushes Camp David
1989 Bushes Camp David. Marriage. Page 12.
1989 Bushes on Rocks
1989 Bushes on Rocks. Marriage. Page 11.
1989 Bushes with Millie
1989 Bushes with Millie. Marriage. Page 10.
2008 George and Barbara Bush in Houston
2008 George and Barbara Bush in Houston. Page 17.
2009 George and Barbara Bush at White House.
2009 George and Barbara Bush at White House. Page 18.
Photo Gallery -- Barbara and George Bush
Here are photos of George and Barbara Bush from their wedding through their retirement. The photos show the closeness of this long lasting presidential marriage.
Photo Gallery -- Barbara and George Bush
Here are photos of George and Barbara Bush from their wedding through their retirement. The photos show the closeness of this long lasting presidential marriage.
Lance Armstrong and Kristin Richard Marriage Profile
Information about the marriage of Lance Armstrong to Kristin Richard and their divorce from one another. Page 4.
11th - 20th Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas
Here are some ideas to help you celebrate your wedding anniversaries. Traditional and modern gift suggestions for 11th through 20th anniversaries are listed. Page 2.
Lance Armstrong's Relationships Profile
Lance Armstrong had a wife that stood by him during some tough times and later several love affairs.
31st - 40th Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas
Here are some ideas to help you celebrate your wedding anniversaries. Modern and traditional gift suggestions for 31st through 40th anniversaries are listed. Page 4.
41st - 50th Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas
Here are some ideas to help you celebrate your wedding anniversaries. Modern and traditional gift suggestions for 41st through 50th anniversaries are listed. Page 5.
Great Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas for Every Year
Trying to decide what to give your spouse on your anniversary? These gift suggestions are based on the traditional and modern anniversary gift lists.
21st - 30th Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas
Here are some ideas to help you celebrate your wedding anniversaries. Traditional and modern gift suggestions for 21st through 30th anniversaries are included. Page 3.
Lance Armstrong and Anna Hansen Relationship Profile
Information about the relationship of Lance Armstrong and Anna Hansen. Page 2.
Lance Armstrong and Sheryl Crow Relationship Profile
Information about the relationship of Lance Armstrong and Sheryl Crow. Page 3.
How To Cope With a Mentally Ill Spouse
A spouse diagnosed with a mental illness can cause major challenges in a marriage. Here's how to cope and best help your partner.
Understanding Your Spouse's Addiction
Addiction can devastate a marriage. An attachment perspective is necessary to fully grasp the disease of addiction and help your spouse.
5 Ways to Support Your Husband Through a Tough Time
Here are a few ways you can offer your husband support and validation when he is going through a tough time.
Is Pornography Destroying Your Marriage?
Pornography use can impact marital intimacy in very serious ways. Here are some of the signs it is a problem and what you can do about it.
Strategies for Successful Co-Parenting
How to have a functional co-parenting relationship so that you and your ex continue to share happy, healthy children after divorce.
How to Help Your Stepfamily Blend
A blended family takes time, patience, nurturing and a lot of planning. Here are some strategies for success.
Getting married the second time around brings a different set of challenges to your relationship that you may not have had to deal with in your first marriage. Here's help and resources for second marriages.
Myths about marriage.
Although the cycle of romance, disillusionment, and joy is a normal aspect of your marriage journey, being in disillusionment can put your marriage in jeopardy. Here's help in getting through disillusionment in your marriage.
Expectations Can Lead to Disillusionment in Marriage
False expectations, believing in myths about marriage, and wanting a perfect marriage are some of the paths to disappointment and unhappiness.
Believing These Marriage Myths Can Harm Your Marriage
Many myths that surround marriage give can give couples unrealistic expectations and set them up for disappointment.
Secret Marriages -- the Legalities of Do-Overs
Many couples throughout the ages have had secret marriages. Here are answers to frequently asked questions about secret marriages.
Marriage 101 - a Beginner's Guide
Just starting out on your marriage journey? Congratulations! Here is some of what you need to know to have a successful marriage.
Marriage 101 -- A Beginner's Guide to Marriage -- Celebrating Your Marriage
Just starting your marriage journey together? Here's some of what you need to know about celebrating your marriage to have a successful marriage.
Marriage 101 -- A Beginner's Guide to Marriage -- Importance of Communication
Just starting your marriage journey together? Here's some of what you need to know about communication to have a successful marriage.
Marriage 101 -- A Beginner's Guide to Marriage -- Marriage Issues
Just starting your marriage journey together? Here's some of what you need to know about marriage issues to have a successful marriage.
In-Laws and the Need for Boundaries
There are so many negative stereotypes when it comes to in-laws, it is great to see this article which shares stories of nice gestures of in-laws. We think we
Leave or Hide Love Notes in Miscellaneous Locations
Here are more creative ideas for where to leave or hide love notes for your spouse!
Leave or Hide Love Notes in Your Kitchen
The kitchen appears to be a popular place to leave or hide love notes.
Leave or Hide Love Notes in Your Living Room
There should be lots of places you can leave or hide a love note in your living room.
Leave or Hide Love Notes in Your Bedroom
Finding a love note hidden in your bedroom is especially romantic.
Leave or Hide Love Notes in Your Spouse's Home Office
Leaving love notes at your spouse's work location may not be appropriate, but finding one hidden in a home office can lighten your spouse's day.
Leave or Hide Love Notes in Your Vehicle
Finding a love note on the seat of the car is a nice way to start a day.
Leave or Hide Love Notes in Your Garage or Storage Area
What a nice surprise to find a hidden love note in the midst of having to dig through the garage or storage area for something.
Leave or Hide Love Notes Outdoors
No matter what the weather is, leaving or hiding love notes outdoors can be very romantic!
Why You Should Write and Hide Love Notes for Your Spouse
Writing a note and taking time to find a unique place for it says loudly that you are in love with your spouse.
Leave or Hide Love Notes in Your Bathroom
A bathroom is a popular place to leave or hide love notes.
Sex Starved Marriage Book Review
Since one out of three couples struggle with low sexual desire in their marriage, the
27 Possible Causes for Low Libido in Your Husband
The causes of low libido in men vary from guy to guy. Here are twenty-seven possible causes for low libido in men.
Is Your Husband Not Interested in Sex?
Low sex husband? If so, you are not alone according to author Michele Weiner-Davis who coined the term
The Many Consequences of Male Low Libido
A man's low libido creates hurt, anxiety, frustration, and heartache for his wife. If not dealt with, differing sexual drives may destroy a marriage.
Additional Comments from Wives About Low Male Libido
Here are additional comments from wives about the consequences of having a husband with a low sex drive. Page 2.
How to Tell That Your Marriage is Over
How do you know when it's over or when to throw in the towel on your marriage relationship?
What to Do and Say After You Hurt Your Spouse
If you have an upset spouse, don't make the situation worse. Here's what you should and should not say or do.
Definition of Marriage and Links to Types of Marriages
Definition of marriage, meaning of marriage, along with other types of marriages and their definitions.
What Engaged Couples Should Talk About Before Saying "I Do?"
Experts discuss important issues that engaged couples need to address before getting married and helpful resources.
Build a Healthy Marriage
Marriage skills needed to build a healthy marriage include understanding of the soulmate concept, keys to having a successful marriage, making decisions together, dealing with conflict, and marriage myths and expectations.
Interviews with The Marriage Experts
Top influencers, educators, researchers in the area of marriage and relationships
Books on self-help, non-fiction, general psychology
Using the Happy Couple App to Improve Your Relationship
Myths About Couples Therapy
Many couples with seemingly insurmountable problems do not seek counseling due to erroneous misconceptions.
6 Secrets to Keeping Your Marriage Strong
Marriage is hard work but there are ways you can keep it strong and thriving. Here's how to
Myths About What Causes Divorce
There is quite a bit of good research that tells us what actually causes divorce. Read about the commonly held myths about divorce.
Are Your Divorce Fantasies Normal?
A study that shows thoughts of divorce are not only common in our society, but normal, with more than half of married people reporting having them.
Is My Spouse Is Having a Cyber Affair?
Are you concerned and suspicious that your spouse is having a cyber affair? Check out these signs of a cyber affair.
Remedies for Male Low Libido
If your husband isn't interested in having a sexual relationship with you, here are some possible remedies of low sex drive in men.
Five Things You Can Do to Improve Your Marriage
If your marriage has a case of the blahs or even some major red flags, it's time to improve things now!
Ways to Share Your Thoughts and Feelings with Your Spouse
By sharing the feelings in your heart with your spouse, you can achieve deeper intimacy. Here are some tips on how to share your feelings.
How Married Couples Should Talk About Sexual Problems
If you don't want your sexual intimacy with one another to fade away, it is important to talk about sex with one another.
Top Ways to Spice Up Your Sex Life in Your Marriage
There is never a bad time to spice up your sex life! Here are several things for you and your partner to try.
How to Schedule a Sex Appointment for Busy Marriages
If your schedules, different body clocks or sex drives are interfering with your sexual intimacy, try scheduling sex.
Benefits of Sex in Marriage
Having sex is good for you in many ways you never even thought of! Here's a roundup of all the benefits.
Low libido can hurt a marriage.
Sex may not be the most important thing in marriage, but without it, a marriage relationship suffers.
Marriage Myths Debunked
Here are some marriage myths we debunk. If you rely on any of these it will lead you and your spouse disappointment.
Types of Marriages
The saying about different strokes for different folks is true in marriage, too. Many situations and lifestyle choices make for different types of marriages -- some follow the traditional path and some follow a non-traditional path.
Make being intimate, romantic, and having fun together a priority in your marriage. Here are suggestions for romance, getting away together, gift giving, cinema therapy, movies about marriage, marital superstitions, sex and more!
Intimacy in marriage is more than sexual intercourse.
Better Sex in Marriage
Resources and information pertaining to sexual intimacy in your marriage.
How Much Sex Do We Really Need in a Relationship?
Married couples often wonder if they are having enough sex or what amount of sexual frequency is normal.
6 Ways To Keep The Spark Alive In Your Marriage
There are several helpful things you can do in your marriage to keep the spark going or get it back if it is lost.
10 Simple Phrases That Keep You in Love
One of the best things you can do for your relationship is to practice saying these simple phrases as often as possible to keep you both in love.
Troubled Marriage: Warning Signs
This is list of common signs that your marriage could be in trouble along with information that might help you to turn your relationship around.
Sex and Intimacy in Marriage
More resources on sex and intimacy in marriage.
Statistics concerning marital sexual relations.
Marriage sex statistics can be interesting for some couples and threatening to others. Don't judge your marriage by what others do or don't do.
What are Some of the Myths About Masturbation?
There are many myths about masturbation. What you need to know is that masturbation is okay as long as it doesn't interfere with your sexual relationship with your spouse.
How to Let Go and Forgive Your Spouse
A critical tool for a successful marriage relationship is being able to forgive. Here are helpful tips for learning how to forgive your spouse.
Don't Change Your Spouse
You can't change your spouse. The only person you can change is yourself. Here are some resources to help you cope when you believe that change is necessary.
Lack of communication is a primary reason marriages fail. Couples have to learn to communicate and listen to one another effectively.
If you want your marriage to be stronger than it is, here are links to encounter weekend sites and information about the various encounter weekends such as Marriage Encounter, Retrouvaille, and Engaged Encounter.
Everyone needs to ask for forgiveness and to forgive at some time in their lives.
Save Your Marriage
If you have problems in your marriage that are causing conflict, anger, and a sense of betrayal, learn how to fight fairly and handle conflict in a healthy way. You can save your marriage. Forgiveness, change, rebuilding trust and seeking help topics are also covered.
Before you throw in the towel and call it quits in your marriage, seek help from a qualified marriage counselor or therapist.
Alternatives to Spying
If you are suspicious and think your spouse may be cheating, don't jump to conclusions. Think twice before spying on your mate. Here is a look at the consequences of spying on your spouse.
How to Know if You Need Marriage Counseling
If your marriage is in trouble, don't wait to see a marriage therapist. Here's help if you are wondering if counseling will help your troubled marriage.
Agreements and Contracts
A listing of resources that will help you deal with the legal issues that marriage contracts and agreements often entail.
Postnuptial Agreements in Marriage
Postnuptial agreements are used on occasion by therapists and attorneys to promote harmony in a troubled marriage. What are they, why get one, and are they valid?
What to Consider Before You Remarry an Ex-Spouse
Can couples make a go of it the second time around? Here are suggestions for improving your chances of having a successful second marriage.