According to new research on happy couples, whether or not your enjoy a happy marriage (which consequently affects your future happiness) has a lot to do with (gasp!)…who you marry. Yes, shockingly, happy couples lead happier lives, according to a German study. So why are we bringing up this completely obvious finding? Glad you asked. You see, an essential part of a happy marriage is your husband or your so-called, better half. So if you're looking for a lifetime of happiness (or at least not a whole lot of misery followed by a big old divorce), you better pick your hubby right. And these German researchers did discover some interesting news about the type of husband that will keep you happiest for the long haul.
Author Pamela Keogh offers her take on how to handle relationships with the characteristic class of Marilyn Munroe and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.
Author Phil Dotree argues that male-female friendships can be completely platonic and that instead of being jealous, women should support and encourage their boyfriends' female friendships.
A North-Indian festival, Karva Chauth is where thousands of married Hindu women fast all day in hopes of increasing their husband's life span. According to a blog published on the festival in the Wall Street Journal, wives dress up in colorful clothes with matching bangles and jewelry, sport henna on their hands," and fast until they see their husband in the flesh or photo form.
Are bedbugs the new pubic lice? CNN recently investigated how the unstoppable critters have invaded the love lives of itchy, bewildered New Yorkers. Although the city's been dealing with bedbugs for decades, the past year's infestations are making people paranoid about who they date. As if New Yorkers didn't have enough reasons to not date each other, bed bugs are apparently a major deal breaker now.
Slow sex isn't about endurance, marathon sessions or complicated positions. It's about really being there in the moment, enjoying one another fully. It's about taking the time to touch and to kiss. The point isn't just to have sex, but rather to feel real sensual joy.
Long-distance love can be hard, but it's phone sex that makes those lonely nights a little easier to bear. It's not always easy or convenient to have sexy time with your partner, but now it can be with the iPhone 4's FaceTime.
Forgiveness is a process that takes work and time. It's not an invitation to be treated poorly or a sign of weakness—forgiving someone takes a lot of strength. Here are eight ways to help release resentment toward your spouse.
The Frisky's Dear Wendy warns about the pitfalls of trying to jump straight from relationship to friendship, and advises that there's no need to stress about a physical difficulty in making eye contact.
Wondering which cities you can safely skip over on your next all-girls road trip? TotalBeauty.com just made it easier for you, with a handy top list of the cities with the ugliest dudes. Keep reading for the top nine.