16 Marriage Myths You Should Never Believe If You Want Your Relationship To Last | Eric Williams

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Congratulations! You are married now and the world is waiting for the identity and influence of your relationship. Welcome to the world of useful and useless solicited and unsolicited marriage advice. Even before the honeymoon, most newlyweds have probably heard a lot about what married life is like from others who are also married. And … Read more

Adulting 101: How to avoid conflict with your in-laws

Adulting 101: How to avoid conflict with your in-laws

SINGAPORE — My boyfriend and I have decided to take the next step in our relationship and apply for a Build-To-Order (BTO) apartment in February 2021 — or as some call it, Singapore Modern Engagement. But in addition to congratulatory messages from friends and family, warnings of incurring the rage of the legendary “monsters” arrived. … Read more

What 7 Years of an Arranged Marriage Taught Me About True Love

What 7 Years of an Arranged Marriage Taught Me About True Love

The day is still fresh in my memory. I was dressed in a bright red crepe saree with gold embroidery. My makeup wasn’t perfect. But I looked fine. I was happy, and it made me beautiful. It was my wedding day. But, my wedding day was probably very different from what you would normally expect. … Read more

90-year-old couple still in love after 72 years share secret to lasting marriage

90-year-old couple still in love after 72 years share secret to lasting marriage

“Divorce was never an option for them. They just work with everything they can’ A Texan couple, still in love after 72 years, are inspiring others to build lifelong relationships. The loving devotion of the husband and wife, who are in their 90s, are even convincing others to ask the question. Jalee Nicole, 39, from … Read more

The Newlywed Catch-22: Why the First Year of Marriage Is So Hard

The Newlywed Catch-22: Why the First Year of Marriage Is So Hard

I fantasized about an idealist who could quote Thoreau and Emerson; I fell in love with a lawyer who wore Prada loafers. I dreamed of lazy weekend mornings in bed; Eric worked seven days a week, and in the few hours he slept, he snored. When I accepted his engagement proposal, I knew full well … Read more

I was the other woman and then I left him for his brother

I was the other woman and then I left him for his brother

How did my business start? Sometimes I have trouble remembering myself. It’s been ten years since I met Shawn. I had seen him before, but I always kept my distance because I heard he was married. I didn’t want to be the other woman and get involved with that kind of drama. We started dating, … Read more

10 Sad Signs Your Spouse Has Turned into a Stranger

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It can be difficult to stay connected to our loved ones in today’s busy world. We struggle to keep friendships strong with coffee dates and quick emails, and we diligently write phone calls to our grandparents, even when we’re overwhelmed. But our romantic relationships rarely receive the same kind of attention that our friends and … Read more

The 5 Most Common Reasons Men Fall Out of Love With Their Wives | Heather Lyons

The 5 Most Common Reasons Men Fall Out of Love With Their Wives |  Heather Lyons

A few weeks ago, I was in the middle of a coaching session with a male client when he said the unthinkable, “If I met my wife today, I wouldn’t marry her.” There. He’s brutally honest how he stayed with me long after our session ended, and got me thinking about the ways people in … Read more