marriage

Marriage is not so much a word as it is a sentence–a life sentence.

Gareth Johnson2 years ago
Planning a Gay Stag-Do
If you live in a country that has embraced marriage equality, there will probably come a point in your life when it seems that suddenly all of your gay friends are getting married. Putting aside the p...
Ange S2 years ago
Being Me
There's something that's been bothering me for a while now. A stigma forced upon me by society's expectations, crushing my self worth and causing my heart to drop to the bottom of my stomach, while I ...
Allison Saia2 years ago
Hot Tea
To my husband: The hot tea is sitting on my nightstand. It always tastes better when you make it. You know just how I like it: Yorkshire tea, milk, and two Splendas. There is something very comforting...
Settled Status
Validation by martial status.
Claire Raymond2 years ago
How to Save Money on Your Wedding Day
A guide to saving money on your special day
Gareth Johnson2 years ago
We Were Never Being Boring...
"Yes! Done it!" I exclaimed, as I punched the air triumphantly. "Done what?" asked Scott, who sits opposite me at work. "Navigated that stupid phone payment system that I have to use to pay my council...
Lizzie Boudoir2 years ago
The 'Living Together at Separate Addresses, Sharing the Toothbrush' Shuffle
Love has turned me into a “shopping-bag." But I'm not the only one. I've learned that many of the innocent-looking tote bags I see sprouting squash racquets and office files are likely to contain a to...
Liz LaPoint2 years ago
Why Do Some People Date Their Lookalikes?
Maybe it’s me, being the product of a white American father and a black Ethiopian mother, but I find it extremely weird when I see couples who look like they’re related. And I’m not talking just super...
Terry Osterhout2 years ago
10 Relationship Secrets...
I am married to model and advice blogger, Liz LaPoint, and occasionally people will ask me what it is like, how I landed such a smart and sexy catch, and what my secret for keeping her is? Now, I am h...
Why Women Are Avoiding Dating and Marriage
For years, we have heard of the Men Going Their Own Way movement online. It's a movement that basically says that men get the "raw end" of the dating deal and that women are just no longer worth marry...
Susan McCord2 years ago
5 Things Women Can Do to Keep Their Men Interested Long Term
Why do some women seem to have great experiences with men while others are constantly back out in the dating pool once again? Learn from your past experiences and take the messages to heart: What didn...
Things To Know Before Getting Engaged
Getting engaged is a major, major step in anyone's life. It's the moment that a relationship is viewed as very serious in the eyes of society, and it's also a sign that your partner may be the last pe...
You Want to Get Married, But Your Partner Doesn't
I remember my last serious relationship. It was with a guy who had been dating me for years, and it was one of those relationships that everyone felt was going to go the distance. Like many people, I ...
Alicia Springer2 years ago
How To Not Hate Your Husband After Kids
According to multiple studies, having a child is the third most traumatic and life-changing event that a young person can experience. It's filled with more chaos and turmoil than being locked up, gett...
President Trump And First Lady Sleep In Separate Beds?
There are several reasons why someone might not sleep in the same bed as their spouse. Snoring. Illness. Different shifts. There does not need to be a dramatic reason that might cause two individuals ...
Victor Acquista2 years ago
Don't Touch My Stuff!
Quietly, with absolutely no fanfare or public announcement, I have declared, “War”! I admit that I have a mild propensity to let things pile up. Horizontal surfaces around the house provide opportunit...
Deepa S2 years ago
5 Ways To Deal With An Irritating In-Law
5 Ways to Deal With an Irritating in Law The relationship between a mother-in-law and daughter-in-law has always been a subject of discussion. Before discussing how to resolve the problems, it is bett...
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KT P2 years ago
3.19, or:
It happened in slow-motion and on fast-forward. The previous floor setting like the sun, giving new light, reluctantly, mechanically, to the coming floor and the coming day. The dawn spreading out wid...