Infidelity brings up insecurity and uncertainty in everyone involved — including your kids. How you handle the issue of an affair in your marriage is imperative to your childrens' sense of self and healthy development.
The threat of infidelity can make us do some pretty crazy things. But before you rifle through your partner's mail or search his computer, take a step back. Will snooping really solve the problem? This expert suggests an honest conversation, instead.
It was his own marriage of 40+ years—plus 35 years of pastoring and marriage counseling—that led Dr. Gary Chapman to publish his first book, 'The Five Love Languages: How To Express Heartfelt Commitment To Your Mate'. It went on to become a best seller, and as a widely-respected expert on love and relationships, he's sharing his relationship wisdom right here with YourTango.
Many people think that to have an affair is to automatically lose the opportunity for a healthy marriage. But many couples choose to work through the breach of trust together and rebuild their relationship. Here, two experts offer real-life tips for fixing your bond after infidelity.
Diving into marriage is a big deal, and you should make sure you're ready. What's the biggest mistake couples make before they get married... and what's the best advice for avoiding it? Here, relationship expert tips for a long-lasting and healthy marriage.
By Tammy Greene for Hope After Divorce Marriage is full of extreme ups and downs. Every marriage goes through hard times, but some certainly more than others. As recent news of the separation between the Oscar-winning duo Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas came to light, we can see the toll that these hard times can take. These past few years, they have experienced a series of insurmountable challenges.
Why does the grass always seem greener on the other side of the fence? This matchmaker shares humorous marriage advice for those desperately seeking a husband: nuptial bliss, while totally wonderful, isn't any better than the single life. Here's why.
Challenge the myth and change your beliefs about having a fulfilling sex life after age 50. Passion and romance are not reserved for the young and getting that spark back into your long, loving relationship can and should be desired to be done. It's as simple as starting a dialogue with your partner!
Email is a powerful medium that is subject to important limitations. People make the common mistakes associated with using it and actually abuse their relationships with friends, family and significant others.
So now the kids are back to school and the sports have begun, the weekends are filled with activities and family time, leaving little time for you and your partner to adult activities, just the both of you. Placing your marriage on the back burner is never a good idea. It’s at that back burner where the pot boils but doesn’t get tended to As divorce mediators have couples come to us to separate. Like Bob and Linda said to each other one night as they found themselves home alone and their teenagers out with their friends for the night, “Who
Children are much more aware of their environment than we often give them credit for. In many cases, they take on the caretaking role for a parent who is suffering from addiction or mental illness. Your marriage isn't the only thing affected.
The stigma of mental illness comes from a lack of education and understanding about the different diseases and their symptoms. Motivating couples to gather this education and understanding is crucial to their ability to seek help from professionals.