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The Thing About

Suzi Moore | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Suzi Moore

The thing about buying a car is, you've really got to, 'have the horn for it'. That's what my ex husband used to say. "But they're so expensive," I'...

Husband's Sweet Act Of Support For Wife With Ovarian Cysts Is What Love Is All About

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A woman has described how her husband helped her regain body confidence after she was left with surgery scars from ovarian cysts. Samantha Caracci sai...

This Couple Chose Their Adorable Dogs As Maid Of Honour And Best Man

HuffPost | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

There are many ways to include dogs in a wedding, but this couple dished out the ultimate honour by choosing their two pets as maid of honour and best...

14 Things That Might Mean Your Partner Isn’t The One

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

No one gets into a relationship without imagining a potential future together, but just how long that future actually turns out to be is another matte...

Relationship Reality: After A Baby

Samantha Glass | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK Parents
 Samantha Glass

You may have heard the phrase, "having a baby won't fix your marriage/relationship" - and quite rightly so. In some cases, bringing new life into the world may make the bond between you and your partner stronger in the long run, but first you have to get through the challenges that come with a new baby!

Immigration, Marriage, And The True Cost Of Love In The United Kingdom

Liam Withnail | Posted 06.08.2017 | UK
Liam Withnail

Can you imagine that? Getting married to the person you love, and then not seeing them for eight months? Birthdays, good news, hospital trips, all on the other side of the world. This means that in the first eight months of marriage I was only able to make love to my wife a handful of times. (Although having spoken to other married couples, apparently this is very normal). Brexiters take note, my wife left the single market and her position in Europe was not sustainable.

What Men With Lower Sex Drives Than Their Partners Want You To Know

HuffPost | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 04.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

In an ideal world, Ted, a 38-year-old man from Oregon, would have sex with his girlfriend once a week. In his girlfriend’s ideal world, they’d hav...

Senior Sweethearts: Why Are Marriages And Divorces Soaring Among The Retired?

Philip Way | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Philip Way

For better or for worse, the way we approach marriage and divorce as a society is changing. We're no longer bound together in sickness or in health, and stories of love, marriage and remarriage are flourishing in the twilight years. But if each partner chooses to go their own way, ensuring they have the correct legal protection will help make the silver split as smooth and amicable as possible.

If Your Partner Is Significantly Older, It Could Affect The Success Of Your Relationship

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Couples with a significant age gap are likely to be less satisfied with their marriage over time than those of a similar age, research has found. A s...

The Thing About

Suzi Moore | Posted 31.07.2017 | UK Comedy
Suzi Moore

The thing about finding a pair of knickers at the bottom of your marital bed is, you better be sure that they're yours. Some years ago we were invite...

Nadiya Reveals She Won't Be Forcing Her Children Into Arranged Marriages

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 28.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Nadiya Hussain has revealed she doesn’t want her children to have arranged marriages, unlike herself. The 2015 ‘Great British Bake Off’ winner m...

8 Signs You’re Going To Break Up With Your Partner

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 21.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

While conducting the postmortem on failed relationships, it tends to become blindingly obvious they were doomed to end. But when you’re in the middl...

Husband Stands To Kiss Wife For First Time After Car Accident And It'll Make You Cry

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A video of a husband kissing his wife has warmed hearts around the world, with more than three million people viewing it on Instagram. Navy SEAL Jona...

8 Things I Learned When I Married A Farmer

Polly Rayne | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

The ‘give the desk job up and go and live an idyllic life in a rural village’ daydream is perhaps one of the modern city dweller’s most frequent...

The First 'Mind Blowing' Halal Sex Manual For Muslim Woman Has Hit The Shelves

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 18.07.2017 | UK

There is no shortage of sex manuals in the marketplace today – however this particular tome is nothing short of a trailblazer. The Muslimah Sex Manu...

Widow Urges Couples Not To Go To Bed On An Argument After Husband Dies In The Night

CATERS | Rachel Moss | Posted 12.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A widow is urging people to “always kiss your loved ones goodnight” after she woke to find her husband had suddenly died in the night on the sofa ...

What's The Secret To A Happy Marriage?

Quora | Posted 11.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If I could have an ideal marriage partner, I would want them to be independent, appreciating the independence of the other person, and like who they are before they even get married. You do not need a marriage partner to be happy. The truth is, another person cannot make you happy if you are not happy in your own right. So respect the independence of your spouse.

Woman Claims Card Shop Hid Same-Sex Marriage Cards Out The Back After Homophobic Complaints

Mercury Press | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A customer claims she was stunned to be told that gay wedding cards had to be kept ‘in the back’ of a card shop – because homophobic people had ...

Why Common Law Marriage Doesn't Exist - And Four Things Unmarried Couples Need To Know Instead

Philip Way | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Philip Way

It's no longer the case that we are vowing to stick together until the bitter end, so let's make sure that doesn't hold for our finances or homes either.

I Had An Arranged Marriage, And This Is What It Taught Me About Love

Quora | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

I am happily married for over 8 years and mine is an arranged marriage, so I guess I can give some insights on this. Arranged marriage is when parents (or someone close) find a prospect for you and help you connect with him or her. Here parents act as the catalyst and are involved throughout the process.

EcoSexuality: 7 Things You Need To Know About This Sexual Identity

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 03.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Ecosexuality takes the phrase “getting back to nature” to its most extreme, as a concept that celebrates and encourages humans coming together wit...

‘This Morning’ Emotional Live Wedding Has Viewers Bawling Their Eyes Out

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 29.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A couple tied the knot on ‘This Morning’ at a live wedding on Thursday afternoon - and let’s just say it all got rather emotional. Sonya Keating...

This Engaged Couple Met When They Were Three And It'll Restore Your Faith In True Love

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

At three years old, a little boy stood in front of his class, next to his school friend Laura, and told the room he had found his future wife. Nobody ...

Wedding Guests Dish The Dirt On The Most Outrageous Requests From Married Couples

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 27.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Wedding guests have opened up on Reddit about the most ridiculous requests they received from married couples in the lead up to their weddings. And it...

I Suffered Through Two Codependent Marriages - This Is How I'm Breaking The Cycle

Quora | Posted 23.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

The only thing that was similar in all of these relationships was that the other person was willing to be codependent with me. That was the pattern. Compatibility didn't seem to be as important to the relationship.