Marriage Advice

Five Things I've Learned in the First Year of Marriage

Liz Marie | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Liz Marie

Sunday will be my first wedding anniversary, and it feels like just yesterday I was a major ball of stress, preparing for the happiest day of my life. While I'm definitely not quite yet the authority on marriage (I'll get back to you in 50 years), I have learned a few things during the last year of being a married woman. Here are the top five.

Turns Out The Expression 'Happy Wife, Happy Life' Could Be True

Eureka / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It's been uttered a gazillion times by men across the globe and now it looks like the expression "happy wife, happy life" could actually ring true wit...

'Give Little, Give Seldom' - We're Not Sure Cosmo Would Approve Of These Sex Tips From 1894

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When Ruth Smythers wrote ‘Sex Tips For Husbands and Wives From 1894’ she didn’t intend her handy guide to be amusing. But when read today, th...

Communication: Are You Getting What You Want?

Sloan Sheridan-Williams | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sloan Sheridan-Williams

The right communication can drive the world to talk, but the wrong interactions can severely challenge a person's world. With social media and modern technology driving opinions, we often forget to work on person to person interaction which is the foundation of communication. It is great to be heard on such a global scale but for most of us daily connections can prove a mine field.

Investing in Marriage for a Change

Sonja Lewis | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sonja Lewis

Let's face it, most of us wouldn't dream of taking on any other worthwhile new experience, such as driving or rock climbing, for instance, without some proper training. So why do we get married without preparation? Me included. Thirteen years ago, when I married in my late thirties, I didn't give marriage preparation a second thought.

How To Avoid Marrying The Wrong Person

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Usually when we post features that have come from religious sites, they tend to get a lot of flack. But bear with us, because the top 10 ten marri...

Sharing Is Not Necessarily the Key to a Happy Relationship

Poorna Bell | Posted 20.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Poorna Bell

Surely the 'secret' to a good relationship is being able to cut through to the stuff you really need to talk about, that really affects the bones of your partnership than white noise about who bought what? Sharing: it's overrated.

How to Stay in Love

Jackson Bliss | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jackson Bliss

Love LB with everything you've got. Love her like you did six years ago, back when you were the boldest version of yourself. Love like you have nothing to lose except solitude, fear and cynicism. The audacity you had then is the audacity you need now.

What's The Secret To A Happy Relationship?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Having children is meant to be one of the most fulfilling aspects of life, but what's the real price of parenting when it comes to your relationship? ...

Agreeing With Everything Your Wife Says Is Not The Key To A Happy Marriage

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle

When your husband has left his socks on the floor like an emancipated Christmas decoration for the umpteenth time, or proceeds to empty the dishwasher...

Is Judging Less a Positive Move?

Ava Cooper | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ava Cooper

Thankfully social perceptions of adultery have altered massively in recent years, with a lean towards more understanding on the matter rather than an instant dishing out of cold blame. Seeing things in black and white is fading out, as is the labelling of right and wrong behaviour.

How to Not Hate Your Own Wedding

Holly Poulter | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Poulter

Songbird Kelly Clarkson called off the big wedding she and her fiance were planning this October, because she was 'so overwhelmed' and 'so over' planning it... But for most couples, it's simply not possible. So if you've got to knuckle down and get it done, how do you manage to not hate your own wedding?

10 Conversations Every Couple Should Have Before Getting Married

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

If marriage is on the cards, there's no doubt you'll know a fair amount about your partner - their likes and dislikes, bad habits, pet peeves. But...

Would You Want to Be Married to You?

Dr. Corey Allan | Posted 24.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Corey Allan

It's important to realize that in committed relationships, roughly two thirds of the problems are unresolvable. Two thirds! With the amount of issues in marriage that aren't resolvable, how do you create a lasting and passionate marriage?

Four Steps to Having 'Curl Your Toes' Sex in Marriage

Dr. Corey Allan | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Corey Allan

If there is one area that needs to be more openly discussed among married couples, it's this one... sex. It is easy to believe that no one else has difficulties with this subject. That other couples are having exciting, passionate, 'swinging from the chandeliers' sex every time. Fact is, you couldn't be further from the truth.

Could A Pill Save Your Marriage?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Oxford University researchers believe real-life 'love pills' - that solve common marital woes and keep the passion alive - could soon be making their ...

WATCH: Grandparents Offer The Most Adorable Marriage Advice Ever

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 03.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Kenny and Selma are wonderful. We know this because they made a video for their grandson's wedding day, and it is, quite simply, utterly adorable. ...

How to Find a Budget Wedding Dress

Belinda Hanks | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Belinda Hanks

A couture gown isn't the only way to go when you are looking for the wedding dress of your dreams. Put your mind to it and there are loads of ways you can look incredible without breaking the bank.