The idea of running away to get married may sound romantic — a way to escape all of the stress and explore somewhere new with your special someone. But what about getting married abroad, for just a day?
It's a stark reminder that, in an ideal world, your partner fits in seamlessly with your family. But that's just not always the case.
Those early months of parenthood are totally unique. It may even take you a while to adjust to the idea of yourselves as full-blown parents, in charge of raising and shaping your little bundle of joy.
Phones are designed to grab our attention and keep us hooked—and it works—but our lives and our relationships can be really affected by phone use. For many of us, it’s even the source of conflict with our partners.
It’s a hard truth that many of us are not our best selves during wedding planning. No matter how much we thought it we would be different, how much we planned on staying cool, collected, and calm, and no matter …
But when you’re in a relationship, this can be complicated, because there are two families to contend with. Each will have its own quirks, difficulties, traditions, and dynamics. But perhaps one of the most tricky relationships to navigate is between …
For decades, women have been doing the lion’s share of emotional and mental labor in heterosexual relationships. Women already do 2.8 times more unpaid labor than men, according to the United Nations, including chores, household management, childcare, and daily organization.
Before dating apps, a lot of people met through more old-fashioned methods: through friends and often through work. In fact, despite the ubiquity of dating apps, meeting people at work is still a very popular way of finding a spouse.
Fights, breakdowns, stony silences — its reputation for destroying relationship has reached almost mythical proportions.
I get it, it's not fun to talk about. In the middle of all of the "yes, I want to spend my life with you, you, you and only you" working you up into a love-stunned frenzy, talking about a …