It's the age-old question: is he going to propose? If you're wondering if your relationship is headed toward marriage, here are some of the key signs that should be on the radar.
From nagging to dependency and from comparisons to exes - this post discusses these quirky and funny differences that create friction, fights and arguments in all relationships and marriages.
If you’re a girl looking for some random questions to ask your boyfriend, then read on! Here are 100 of them to get to know your boy even more!
Since the beginning of time marriage has been a mixture of both love and economics with almost as many people down through the ages marrying for money as for love.
They say, "The first year of marriage is always the hardest." Here's what I learned throughout our first year of being hitched!
Trust is just one of the many ingredients of a solid relationship. Learning how trust works and how we can trust after our trust has been broken is important in creating new healthy relationships.
Some relationships, whether they are romantic or platonic, have to be put on hold. If you have been in one of these relationships, here is how you can make up for lost time.
With so many Americans traveling and working abroad to say nothing of meeting people via the Internet, it is not surprising that many are finding love and marrying someone from abroad. Here is how to legally bring your spouse to the United States.
There's a joke that circulates on email every so often about how to please a woman (a list of about 50 items) vs. how to please a man (Show up naked. Bring beer). Sure, that's all well and good for everyday. But what about when your man is hurting?...
Being together while you are apart is hard. These are a few of the most successful things my husband and I did together when we were living in 2 different countries.
Remarriage can be difficult on both partners. I cannot speak for the remarried men, but as a woman I have felt a wide range of emotions being the second wife. This article addresses some of the things that have come up in my marriage.
If you want your relationship to last, you need to build intimacy. From taking a bath together to giving massages to becoming a "slave for the day," find out ways to become closer without having sex.
Stop looking for why women have mood swings and find out how you can stop annoying your girlfriend or wife during her mood swings.
Caring about everyone deeply is a wonderful quality. It can, of course, lead to dependency and attachment. But if you learn to use it for good, it is a wonderful strength to have.
Here is some advice and suggestions to making a long distance relationship work. This article will cover relationships that require more than a few hours of driving and what to expect from them.
Advice for making a good first impression while also being yourself when initially meeting his family.
Thinking about asking the woman you love to marry you? Here's some tips on how to make the experience perfect!
Backed by several years of psychological research, this checklist will help you make a valid decision about whether to get married again.
When you think of weddings, topics like wedding cakes, wedding dresses, engagement rings, and the like come up. I know I think white organza, lace, beautiful flowers, tuxedos, and a couple desperately
Those little clues in your texts that show your boyfriend is wanting to take things to the next level. When you can expect those three magic words to appear.
Our married lives tend to begin feeling stale or boring (yes, I said it...don't judge me...you know it's true!), but I believe it is because we forget about that spark that we once had with our spouses. All we need to do is re-kindle the fire, right? Well, I have thought long and hard and I have come up with some different and positively daring ways to bring that spark back to our marriages...and shake up the "norm" of everyday life with our partners.
An 'I love you' message can instantly bring a smile to your girlfriend's face. Here is a collection of original ways to let her know you love her.
While societal mores impact upon expectations of spousal conduct, abuses are unacceptable in any era. Motivations of husbands diverge; incentives for violations seem to spring from a quest for power
Keeping the secret may take more energy than building the relationship. Also, these foundational essentials may be missing.
If you have decided to propose to your girlfriend but are a little short on ideas, you've come to the right place! Here are over 60 fantastically romantic ideas for proposing to your girl.
The lonely wife you think of, is only one of many. More than 62% of older adults polled reported being lonely while being married or living with a partner. The lonely wife needs caution and comfort.
Every day we are either building up or tearing down our most important relationships. Here is how the Bible says we can build and maintain healthy relationships.
My husband Dexter is amazing in many ways, but his top attribute is that he’s a pilot. It’s a well-kept secret, but being married to an aviator has numerous benefits far beyond the most obvious advantage, that they can fly a plane. Read on and I'll give you some examples.
By Dexter Yarbrough. Marriage is a wonderful institution. There is nothing like having the perfect mate to travel along the journey of life.
Learn some of the most common expectations of people in long distance dating and the reality behind each expectation.
Insecurity surfaces in many women during their love relationships, but,for the most part, it begins as early as childhood. Here are six confidence boosters to help women enjoy their relationships.
Ten very good reasons not to divorce, from someone who's been there. If you have a choice, consider the cost before you make this life-changing decision.
Unique examples and advice for those who cannot think of anything great to say about their partner! Find ways to convey words of affirmation, accept gracefully and why.
Every marriage has its own struggles and a lot of times marriage counseling is the answer! Get communicating with these marriage counseling questions and be on your way to a stronger relationship!
Are you ready to get married? Here are 7 signs you're ready for marriage and 3 major warning signs that you're not ready yet and should wait before settling down.
Explore ways to keep your relationship fresh and alive even though you live far apart from each other.
Making up a sexy nickname for your guy or girl isn't always a breeze, so here are 101 examples to test out on them! Have fun!
Romance is in the air. You know the time is right to propose marriage to your significant other. You want your marriage proposal to be creative and clever. I've compiled a list of 30 fun ways to help you create your memorable memories...
Do want greater satisfaction in your marriage? Start with improving your communication, an important building block for a strong, healthy marriage.
New beginnings are among the greatest of life's gifts. Consider these seven factors to help you make the best of your second marriage.
Companionship has its advantages when it comes to having someone to count on for the long term. A life partner provides a relationship where good times and bad times are shared as a couple.
Commitment issues can be based on things that are overlooked. This discussion of personal experience adds some clarity.
Five Love Languages is a book and web site that shows you how to renew, or even save, your marriage. Simple & effective: Get started in less than 2 hours.
I discovered a powerful way to understand someone's emotions and feel what they are feeling. Here's my explanation.
Find out how compatible you and your boyfriend are by having a question/answer session with deep questions that will help you both learn more about each other.
Marriage is always a big step, even more so if your fiance is from a different country. Here is some food for thought before you say 'I Do'.
Important date coming up? Here are ten cheap ways to make that special someone feel even more special.
Understanding how different tastes in music can affect relationships and how this knowledge can be used to help love blossom.
Many of us have been in a long-distance relationship at some point. You may be in one now. But not all are doomed to fail. Psychology gives us tips for making long-distance relationships work.
What can you do when you are missing your boyfriend terribly? How do you stop being sad when you haven't seen him for weeks? Here are twelve ways to soothe the pain.
Research conducted by marriage relationship expert, John Gottman, suggests that if there is a certain balance between negative and positive interactions during conflict, marriages are likely to last.
Asking questions is by far the best way to get to know someone, particularly a new boyfriend! Take a look at this list of funny questions to ask your boyfriend and take a few!
If you are planning to get married, you need to plan for both your wedding and your marriage. Premarital counseling uses specific strategies to help you to prepare for marriage.
Long-distance relationships can be tough and make you feel lonely and sad. However, long-distance relationships have many benefits which couples who have experienced them can only confirm. Read more!
This post gives a practical twist to make seemingly complicated advice applicable to the lives of girlfriends and boyfriends living apart from each other.
Read the things to keep in mind to survive the waiting game of being in a long distance relationship while waiting for the much-anticipated reunion.
Wondered why married couples fall out of love? How suddenly two seemingly made-for-each-other couples drift away? Read on to learn 7 reasons why marriages break up and how to avoid them.
We all want a loving relationship with our moms, but sometimes it's impossible. Whether she's narcissistic, emotionally damaged, or simply annoying, her crazy-making behaviors keep us at arm's length.
If you have found yourself in a relationship with a married man, you must protect yourself and weigh your options. Don't become a victim of a married man. Either move on or beat him at his own game.
Before you give flowers to your Valentine this year, make sure that you're aware of the connotations of the color you're giving to her (or him) this year. A faux pas could send the wrong message!
These tips will help you live with your partner and enjoy the core essence of a live-in relationship.
Whether you’re trying to get to know each other better or just bored, here is a list of over 100 cute questions to ask your boyfriend!
Do you want to be proactive about keeping your man interested, but aren't sure how? Here are some tips on how to make your boyfriend happy.
This is my second marriage to a wonderful man. This article explains the 12 reasons why I love this man who gives me unconditional love.
A guide to help make the transition from career to homemaking easier, less complicated, and less stressful.
One of the hardest things to go through in life is the breaking of a relationship with someone, especially if you were particularly close to that person and have known them for a long time. Once a relationship ends it can be very difficult to...
At my spring 2008 wedding, we combined Khmer and American traditions (and even some Korean ones!). Learn more about our unique customs and see pictures of the beautiful traditional outfits we wore.
Deciding whether to live together before marriage is an important decision. This article looks at the advantages and disadvantages and lists them.
Being in a relationship isn’t something that is built in a day. It is a gradual process of building trust, understanding, and respect and of getting to know each other.
There are lots of things a girl loves her husband or boyfriend to do but won’t ask for. If you are a sincere guy, keep in mind the following things and try to treat your girl accordingly.
What can you do to make your wife feel loved? Every husband has wondered about this. Read on to learn top tips every husband should know about how to make their wives feel loved.
How to be a submissive wife. The feminist movement has risen hand-in-hand with the divorce rate. Why wifely submission is the ultimate tool to marital ease and happiness for both spouses.
What are the most common traits of happy couples? Look closely and you’ll start to notice that couples who cultivate a few simple healthy relationship habits that keep their marriage strong.
The months have turned into years and you're still waiting for a proposal. What's keeping him from putting a ring on it? Find out 10 reasons why you're still single.
Bullying, name-calling, and political squabbling—we humans do a lot to divide us. Find out how compassionate listening does the opposite, building connections and giving relief to those in pain.
If you feel like you're all alone in your relationship, don't despair. Find the causes that drive wedges between you and your partner, and get tools for making those causes disappear.
Are you going to wish your girlfriend happy birthday with a cheesy off-the-shelf card? Instead, make her fall for you all over again by writing a romantic birthday wish straight from the heart.
One thing everyone should do before they tie the knot is make sure they know everything they want to about their significant other. Take a look at this list of questions to ask before you get married!
First comes love, then comes the name change! A legal name change after marriage can be a potential paperwork nightmare. Let's make it simple and ensure you don't forget anything!
Love keeps you together and lust can keep a relationship alive, but what happens when "respect" gets in the way?
If you've found yourself falling for a guy who has a ring on his finger, you might be wondering how to date a married man successfully. Is it even possible? Well, it depends on your ethical stance.
Men: It really isn't difficult or expensive to please a woman. Here are 40 little things you can do for her to show her you are the most wonderful man in the world!
This is a discussion of how a lack of emotional availability can cause people to stay in an unhealthy relationship.
Whether you have no children of your own or your kids have left the nest, being a helpmate to your husband as a career homemaker is fulfilling work, as you create a peaceful and restful haven.
Falling out of love is hard, but many marriages survive it and go on to be the most satisfying relationship. Learn why falling out of love is not the end, but can be just the beginning.
Proposals of marriage are still a traditional, boy-asks-girl world, although there are several notable exceptions to this male prerogative: Leap Year, Sadie Hawkins Day, and an African island.
Here are ten very useful tips for keeping your marriage together, in spite of the challenges. This gives some honest down-to-earth, based on experience, and offers hope.