marriage

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

Kathryn Parker3 months ago
Extramarital Attraction
You meet the man or woman of your dreams, marry them, maybe have a kid or two, and maybe you feel like it’s day one with them all the time. You’re happy, they’re happy and life is happy. Years pass an...
Leigh Hooper3 months ago
Engagement Envy
Ladies and gents, it’s real. It’s here. I am feeling it. "Engagement Envy"… I think everyone feels it at some point in your life. People are getting engaged left, right, and centre except for you. Las...
Judy Mae3 months ago
The Chronicle of Pre-Wedding High to Post-Wedding Blues
Weddings and honeymoons are one of the best things in life. We all know that, and the world makes sure we don’t ever forget that. From the omnipresent advertisements featuring newlyweds beaming with u...
5 Signs You Might Benefit from Marriage Counseling
According to a recent Pew Research survey, nearly nine in 10 Americans cited love as the top reason to walk down the aisle. But sometimes love isn’t enough. Although more than 90 percent of people in ...
Giorgia Bacchi4 months ago
Young Widow
I thought the pain of a breakup was unbearable. I can't even call it a breakup because I never dated officially. It all ended before even starting. I didn't know what reciprocated love was. I only kne...
Nadia Stadnik4 months ago
Finding My Husband
Growing up, I always dreamed of a magical wedding, walking down the aisle with the perfect dress. Each man I met during my teenage years if there was an inkling of a crush, I might imagine them in a s...
Brooke Nanai4 months ago
Spoiler Alert: He Can't Read Your Mind
It's the stereotypical type of situation. You want your husband to do or get something for you—maybe you want a certain gift, or you want him to clean up more, or you want to spend more quality time t...
Rachael Pace4 months ago
10 Myths About Marriage Vows that a Couple Should Avoid
Vowing to spend the rest of your lives together is a wonderful promise, but what do your marriage vows actually mean? There are many thoughts and misconceptions about what it means to be husband and w...
hailey clark4 months ago
Marriage Expectation: Finances
Since I've been married, and even before, I would have always thought that I would be working. Even if it was just at Tim Horton's, I would still be working. As you know, if you have read any of my pr...
Christina Scanlon4 months ago
I Never Thought I Would Find Someone I Couldn't Live Without
Often there are times where I come across people that make me smile—young, old, middle-aged, people who never let their inner child grow up and don’t care about how they are viewed by others. The ones...
hailey clark4 months ago
Marriage Expectation
I wouldn't define myself as an overly anxious person. I do tend to worry about a lot of things in my life. This is one of them. It has been two and half years since we've been married. Sure, we've had...
Alix McCormick5 months ago
Marriage Is No Picnic
Marriage itself is hard, but when you are married to someone in the military, it just makes it twice as hard because of the deployments—or if you live separately due to conflict, money, or whatever re...
amanda mollett5 months ago
When He Is in Everything You Do
I think, see, and hear my husband in every single thing that I do. Every love song that I hear. Even the songs where the man is sorry because he messed up with the woman that he loves. Every time I ta...
Brynne Nelson5 months ago
10 Ways to Show Your Husband You Love Him
Recently, I skimmed an article called something like, “Five Things Your Husband Needs from You.” And it was fine, it listed good stuff like approval and affection and, of course, sex. And all that is ...
Elena DeCristino5 months ago
Loving My Husband
So, I have been approached by some that have asked me, why did you marry so young? The quick answer to that is simple. I married my best friend. Erik and I have been together for four years and marrie...
Shelbie Fae5 months ago
The Truth About Marriage
Marriage is hard. It's confusing, scary, messy, and sometimes it's even sad. But that isn't all. It's also incredible, fulfilling, intoxicating, warm, sexy, fun, safe, beautiful, and so so much more. ...
Friday Vibes7 months ago
The Perfect Marriage
We live in a fairytale world where movies on Hallmark or Lifetime lead us to believe that marriage is perfect. It makes us think that the term happy wife happy life is all marriage is. However, I’m he...
Linda Paul7 months ago
The Choice to Be Monogamous
I once asked a male friend of mine what men wanted in a relationship. His answer was simple and to the point. He said food, sex, and leave my shit alone. It has been my experience over the past 63 yea...