Dr. Charles D. Schmitz and Dr. Elizabeth Schmitz
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Successfully married couples often tell us that dogs enhance their love and make them feel more secure in their relationship. In fact, the thousands of happily married couples we have interviewed over the past 33 years are more likely to have dogs than not.Those happily married couples with dogs report that dogs enhance their relationship in four... READ MORE
If marrying your best friend makes for a happy marriage, does it stand to reason that a "friends with benefits" situation is a good idea when dating? Not so.A recent study concluded that "only 15% of 'friends with benefits' relationships will actually progress to something serious." The study points to "friends with benefits" relationships as... READ MORE
One of the major ingredients of successful love and marriage is doing fun and exciting things together.
In our thousands of interviews around the world, we found that most successfully married couples relish their time together having fun, including attending live theatre events.
Our marriage research and theatre attendance research... READ MORE