Five Ways to Keep Your Wife Happy

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The stats on marriages making it these days are grim. How do you keep your wife happy?

10 Reasons Why Getting Back with Your Ex Is Never a Good Idea

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We hold onto yesterday in fear of what tomorrow may bring. What if everything you always dreamed of was waiting for you tomorrow?

His Money, Her Money, Where is MY Money?

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Do you and your spouse have separate bank accounts?  — Being married can lead to financial success and more riches. When it comes to marriage and money, there’s good news and there’s bad news. The bad news is that couples who fight about money an average of once a week are more than 30 percent […]

4 Ways to Not Lose a Good Girl

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You go about your relationship comfortable, thinking everything is OK. You could be losing her.  — She will be with someone that makes an effort every day to put a smile on her face. WARNING: Get comfortable in a relationship, and it will die. Let me repeat that, get com-for-ta-ble in a relationship, and it-will-die. […]

7 Deadly Pitfalls In Marriage And Committed Relationships

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Caveat emptor! What your mother never told you about being in a relationship but, Dr. Steve will.

5 Reasons Why Some Men Avoid Marriage

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She wasn’t interested in a fairy tale romance and thinks these are the reasons why some guys don’t want to get married. — At university, I was the only girl in my class. We studied business and took majors in finance and portfolio management. Those years had a huge impact on my personality. When I […]

Can You Use Conflict to Connect With Your Partner?

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Keeping quiet to keep the peace lessens intimacy instead of increasing it. Katie Vessel suggests healthy conflict to bring partners closer together.

Don’t Mention Her Mother and Other Rules for Fighting Fair

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“While it may seem like a good idea to give as much “evidence” as possible to support our side of the argument, it isn’t. No one likes having a partner who ‘keeps score’.”

Comment of the Day: “‘Worth fighting for’ is love. ‘Never stop fighting’ is obsession.”

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This comment of the day is from FlyingKal on the post “If You Really Love Someone, You’ll Never Stop Fighting to Make it Work.”

War. What Is It Good For? Still Absolutely Nothing.

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Marines who fought at the battle for Fallujah are now wondering if they fought in vain. Which prompts Michael Kasdan to seek an answer to the question of what war is really good for.

1-Minute Relationship Mastery: Learning to Wait

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“If communication is the Superman of relationships, then ‘right now’ is kryptonite.”

How to Complain Without Hurting Your Partner

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All partners complain about each other’s behavior. But successful couples know how to make their points without making each other miserable.

What We Really Fight Over in Marriage

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Marriage guru John Gottman reveals what underlies most marital conflict and explains why partners can’t yield.

How You Know It’s Toxic Love

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The difference between healthy and toxic love isn’t always obvious, but Thomas Fiffer makes it clear.

The Best Valentine Gift for Your Teenage Son

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How your arguments in your romantic relationships can affect your son’s health.

How To Stop Any Argument In Its Tracks (Yes, Really)

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Jordan Gray says that all arguments can be diffused… you just have to know what to do.