couple kissing in front of skyline
Father (and mother and sister and minister) knows best.

10 Lessons I Learned About Marriage From The People I Love Most

Last June, my husband and I celebrated our 10-year wedding anniversary. 

Last June, we celebrated our 10-year wedding anniversary. 

We're happier together now than we were on our wedding day, but that doesn't mean that life has been perfect...or even easy. We've had plenty of setbacks over the years, from soul-crushing jobs to my miscarriage last August. But we've managed to stick it out, thanks to our commitment—and some important lessons from people who love us. 

french toast
One bite and she'll be head-over-heels in love.

Breakfast For Two: Ooh La La Sexy French Toast

We're serving up a mouthwatering array of dishes that are sure to impress the special lady in your life — all of which are sneakily flavored with aphrodisiac ingredients. This week's menu features a cream cheese stuffed french toast, a bright and boozy juice cocktail, a berry-topped parfait and sticky-sweet doughnut crisps. She'll totally fall in love with your cooking!

carrot soup
Did you know that carrots are an aphrodisiac? (No wonder rabbits are so busy.)

Dinner For Two: 5 Easter Recipes For Somebunny Special

Celebrate spring this Sunday with lamb skewers served with basil-mint pesto, a spiced carrot soup, an eggcellent cocktail and a grownup version of the Cadbury egg (an ice cream "egg" enrobed in dark chocolate).

matzo ball soup
There's nothing more comforting than this traditional staple.

Dinner For Two: A Feast To Seriously Impress For Passover

This week for our Dinner For Two series, we're serving up a mouthwatering menu to celebrate Passover — featuring a salmon filet glazed with date honey and orange, a matzo ball soup, a sweet charoset dessert and a cocktail inspired by the holiday itself. Chag kasher v'same'ach!

Reading love stories
Bonus points if you read these stories with your significant other!

5 Truly Inspiring Love Stories From Real Couples

Casablanca. The Notebook. Brokeback Mountain. There's something about epic love stories that can soften even the hardest of hearts — and it's not just the stuff of fairytales. Second chances at first love are very real. In fact, we gathered five inspiring love stories from five amazing couples to prove it. From lovers torn apart by war to a celebrity duo who were childhood pen pals, these real couples will restore your faith in romance.

joaquin phoenix and scarlett johansson.
Joaquin Phoenix and Scarlett Johansson, lead actors in the Oscar nominated film.

5 Surprisingly Timeless Love Lessons From The Movie 'Her'

There's now an entire generation that will never know love without cell phones. They express affection with smiley-faced graphics — winking and kissy-faced emojis. Our relationships are becoming undeniably entangled with technology. The movie 'Her' takes this idea a step further. The film is set in the not-so-distant future, in a fantasy Los Angeles (where people actually walk to work), but it has plenty of timeless insights about love. Here's what we learned.

The omega-3 fatty acids in fish are good for your ticker.

Dinner For Two: Get Your Heart Pumpin' With This Savory Salmon

We think staying in is the new sexy. Enter our Dinner For Two series! This week, we're serving up a mouthwatering menu that's sure to impress your date and keep your heart healthy — featuring this sweet-and-savory salmon dish certified by the American Heart Association.

couples massage
One tip? Heat things up with a warming lubricant.

How To Stimulate All Five Senses Through Couples' Massage

We asked three prominent massage practitioners to spill the beans on what it takes to stage an at-home environment so serene, so sexy, it borders on sensory overload. So grab your significant other and your best massage oils, and read on: You're about to get a crash course in the practice of pleasure.

grilled cheese sandwiches
Sink your teeth into one of these!

Dinner For Two: Bite Into 'Sexy' Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Baby, it's still cold outside! As we get snowed in with winter storms, we cooked up some recipe ideas to warm you both up on date night. This week, we're serving up a mouthwatering menu featuring a cherry and chocolate-stuffed grilled cheese sandwich, cherry soup, a French cocktail, and Cabernet Sauvignon brownies.

showering together
Ready for some good, clean fun?

Gettin' Steamy: The Art Of Showering Together

Nothing dials up the romance like a change of scenery, but that doesn't necessarily mean you have to leave home. Your next romantic getaway is as close as your bathroom shower. Read on for a look at the good, the bad, and the slippery — and 12 tips for safe and steamy couples' showering.

Love: How Multiple Sclerosis Improved My Marriage
"Dear are the cheapest therapist I've ever been to."

How Multiple Sclerosis Improved My Marriage (Really)

This writer's health battles have had a surprising positive effect on her love life: When it comes to marriage ups and downs, she no longer sweats the small stuff. Instead of getting in an argument, she turned to journaling for stress relief. What couples advice has helped your relationship?