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Hard Lessons

How to Save Your Marriage From Yourself

ByMatt Berical

In his new book “This Is How Your Marriage Ends,” author and relationship coach Matthew Fray offers lessons from his failed marriage to prevent others from following a similar path.

Fight Club

How to Solve The “Why Didn’t You Just Ask?” Argument Once and For All

ByElizabeth Earnshaw

Recognizing the invisible work done to keep the family running is half the battle.

How You Doin'?

20 Flirty Texts to Send Your Wife Just Because

ByMatt Christensen

They’re cheesy. But that’s the point. 

Charm Offensive

The Secret to Being More Charming (Without Being Obnoxious)

BySteve Calechman

Displaying authentic charm is easier than you think.

Life

25 Pieces of Marriage Advice From Couples Who’ve Been Together 25+ Years

ByMatt Christensen

What keeps a relationship going for the long haul? Here are the honest answers from those who've been married for a quarter-century or more.

Life

16 Dirty Talk Phrases to Use in Bed, According to Sex Therapists

ByFatherly

Let's talk.

Life

Why Letting Your Partner Make All the Decisions Can Be Bad for Your Marriage

ByVirginia Pelley

It's not *necessarily* a bad thing. But when both partners are engaged in decision-making, it's often healthier and more effective.

Life

23 Damn Good Pieces of Marriage Advice All Couples Need to Read

ByFatherly

Want a happy marriage? Take this advice — offered by therapists, relationship experts, and other professionals — to heart.

Life

16 Tips For Creating Healthy Boundaries With Your Extended Family

ByFatherly

It takes a village. But the village needs to be managed well.

Relationships

Why Do Happily Married Men Cheat?

ByLauren Vinopal

Men often underestimate the emotional ramifications of their actions. Women often underestimate the shallowness of men.

Life

Could Updating Your Idea of Monogamy Help Your Marriage?

ByMatt Berical

Talking about your shared definition of monogamy, per Dr. Tammy Nelson, can lead to new levels of intimacy and excitement.

Health

Women Fake Orgasms More When Their Man Seems Insecure, Study Says

ByAshley Abramson

Women are twice as likely to fake orgasms when they make more money.

Life

What’s Your Conflict Style? Understanding It Can Seriously Improve Your Relationship

ByAshley Abramson

Do you shut down? Go on the offensive? Avoid? Ask for reassurance? Understanding the ins and outs offers major advantages.

Life

What, Exactly, Counts As Cheating?

BySeth Simons

As there's no singular relationship, there's no singular definition of infidelity. Here's how therapists, psychologists, divorce lawyers, and polyamorists define the act.

Parenting

A Year-by-Year Guide to Your Risk of Divorce

ByLauren Vinopal

Newlyweds and old married couples have one thing in common — they should never get too comfortable.

Life

How to Use a Sex Pillow to Have Better Sex

ByCarrie Weisman

The humble pillow is the perfect sex tool.