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Mateness Points

My seventh-grade health teacher cautioned our class that none of us were likely to have an original thought in our lifetimes – not because we were exceptionally dim-witted, but because virtually every thought worth thinking has already been thought of. 677 more words


Happy Wife, Happy Life

This topic should warrant two posts, one now and one when I have actually read the study.  In recent weeks, there has been some media buzz about a study done by Rutgers about marital quality and well-being later in life.  451 more words


Fewer Sexual Partners, Bigger Weddings, Happier Marriages?

If you ask me how many sexual partners I had before I married, I’ll probably awkwardly casually put my hand up to my mouth and mumble through my fingers some number between “three” and “thirty-three” depending on how good your hearing is. 597 more words


Subconscious Positivity Predicts Marriage Success...

..and conversely, negativity predicts turmoil and failure. In attachment type terms, both avoidant types (Dismissive-Avoidant and Fearful-Avoidant) have a negative view of attached others in general, while… 795 more words