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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

Background

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

Marriage

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

Humor

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

Relationships