Marriage

9 ways to ruin your relationship for good

• <b>It's normal for relationships to have some degree of conflict</b>• <b><br>But psychological research has found behaviors that weaken a partnership over time</b>• <b><br>Below, find nine of the most common — and what to do instead</b><p>Every romantic relationship goes through ups and downs. Even if you just had a massive fight …

Relationships

19 Tweets That Will Make Married People Say 'Yep, Exactly'

"My wife hates snakes. But if they sold snakes at Target, we'd probably have a few snakes."<p>No matter how you define marriage, there are certain universal experiences that will sound familiar to husbands and wives across the board.<p>Below, 19 hilariously relatable tweets about married life.

If You Answer 'Yes' To Any Of These Questions, It's Time to See A Couples Therapist

Go now before it's too late.<p>Despite how easy Chrissy Teigen and John Legend make #relationshipgoals look, every couple has fights. But how do you know what's totally normal and when it might be time to call in some professional help?<p>According to the experts, the ideal time to see a couples …

Women's Health

I Had To Leave My ‘Perfect Marriage,’ And Here’s Why

It’s interesting how we can walk through life thinking we have it all figured out. Society has a way of telling us what we want, who we should be, …

Lifestyle

This may be why you’re fighting with your wife so much

A husband’s belief that he has a spendy wife is a top source of financial conflict<p>Quit raising an eyebrow every time she goes shopping.<p>A husband …

Money

Carolyn Hax: A marriage mess created by one wrong after another

Adapted from a recent online discussion.<p><i>Dear Carolyn: My wife and I got married two years ago. Even though we had been together for a long time, I was extremely reluctant to take the plunge. She’s smart and kind and beautiful, but I’ve just never felt “it” for her.</i><p><i>About three years ago, I began an</i> …

Relationships

10 Signs That You’re In a Healthy Relationship

A goal in life for many of us is to be in happy and healthy relationship but most of us can also agree that accomplishing that is easier said than …

Relationships

By voting on marriage equality young people can give politicians a collective 'stuff you'

I’m looking forward to under 30s, irritated by middle-age politicians and commentators, flexing their collective political muscle in a way that could outlast this single issue<p>Gay Alcorn is a Guardian Australia columnist<p>In the book Ireland Says Yes, an account of the referendum campaign that …

Same-sex Marriage

Stalker policewoman became 'obsessed' with friend's husband and hacked his Facebook to wreck their marriage

A policewoman stalked a former friend's husband and became obsessed with him, hacking into his Facebook account in a bid to wreck his marriage, a …

Social Media

Queensland paramedic’s touching plea for marriage equality

Michael Slicker, a paramedic with St John’s Ambulance Australia, opened up on Facebook about how marriage equality would affect his life.The post …

Same-sex Marriage

The Best Way to Get Over a Fight in a Relationship

In the most ideal of ideal worlds, relationships — especially relationships of the romantic variety — would be conflict free. Partners would agree 100 percent of the time, there would be no petty arguments over whether to watch <i>The Bachelorette</i> or the NFL draft, and there would be no need to test …

Relationships

Grattan on Friday: Malcolm Turnbull's government has finally defied fiction

In a week belonging more appropriately to Shaun Micallef comedy than parliamentary reality, it’s arguable Pauline Hanson’s burqa stunt wasn’t the …

Same-sex Marriage

How Well Should You Know Your Partner Before Getting Married?

It’s so romantic! You meet one night when you least expect. You’ve recently sworn off dating and tell yourself you’re content, no, wait, happy being single. Your girlfriends are your sisters, and if you do decide to date, which is a big IF, it’s going to be just for fun. Your fun. Yep, you’re chill.<p>…

Relationships

Something Huge Happened for Brandi Redmond and Her Husband After They Shared Their Struggles

The #RHOD mom gives an update on how her marriage is doing after a challenging year.<p>Brandi Redmond wasn't afraid to open up about the good, the bad …

Bravo TV

Anti-LGBT Group Accidentally Uses Bisexual Flag Colors For It's Logo

<b>An Australian</b> anti same sex marriage group called the Coalition for Marriage is on the receiving end of online ridicule for their logo design, which …

Same-sex Marriage

Shattering the silence: Australians tell their stories of surviving domestic violence in the church

Below are first-person accounts from 20 women and men who want their tales of suffering abuse in Christian communities — many at the hands of pastors …

Faith

Seeing Ourselves in ‘The End of the Affair’

When Solomon wanted to warn his sons against adultery, he told a story:<p>For at the window of my house I have looked out through my lattice. . . . I …

Evangelical Christianity

It's a race against time to ensure people vote on marriage equality in Australia

In Australia, the deadline to enrol to vote for marriage equality is approaching fast.<p>Australians will be sent a voluntary postal survey on the matter in September, after the country's government failed to get its marriage equality plebiscite (a public vote on an issue which doesn't affect the …

Same-sex Marriage

It's Your Money, episode 3: 'My Supreme Court divorce fight affects every married couple'

<i>The Telegraph’s</i> new <i>It's Your Money Podcast</i> takes a look at the the biggest issues affecting your finances - and what you can and should do about them.<p>In this week's podcast we talk to a man who is challenging the UK's divorce system at the highest court in the country, and crowdfunding his legal …

Money

Provocateur Journalism

When a news organization reports an impending weather event based on forecasts from the National Weather Service, or warns of potential seismic …

Same-sex Marriage

Are Amber Rose & 21 Savage Getting Married Soon? Their Plans Revealed

Don’t expect wedding bells for Amber Rose and 21 Savage anytime soon. She’s totally in love with him, but in NO rush to walk down the aisle, …

Celebrity Gossip

This Is What Every Couple On The Planet Is Fighting Over The Most

It's not what you think.<p>No, it’s not a lack of trust or even what to watch on TV. Anyone know the feeling of holding a smooth remote control in your …

Bravo TV

What are the chances of a ‘plebiscite fail’?

The Postal Plebiscite: All you need to know1:04<p>Barring an intervention from the High Court, the Turnbull government has issued a postal plebiscite on …

Australian News

Clock is ticking for you to have your say

View More Local Business<p>List Your Business Here<p>What is important in the marriage equality debate is that your voice is heard.<p>In November the country …

Same-sex Marriage

Finding balance on marriage equality debate a particular challenge for the media

Covering the same-sex marriage debate presents the media with an acute ethical dilemma: how to give effect to people’s right of free speech while …

Same-sex Marriage

WATCH: Cubs fan's sweet marriage proposal to Kris Bryant

He may already be married, but Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant said "yes" to a marriage proposal when he visited the Adult Down Syndrome Center at …

Kris Bryant

Fans Of 'Take My Wife' Are Rallying On Twitter To Save The Show

Last year, married comedians Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher pulled off a rare feat with the first season of their sitcom <i>Take My Wife</i>: telling an …

TV

Theft, fraud and glitter: shortcomings of postal survey revealed by ABS evidence

The Turnbull government's same-sex marriage postal survey will be vulnerable to fraud and need to include a "voice" option for people who can't be …

Same-sex Marriage

Brad Paisley Says His Sense of Humor Made Wife Kimberly Fall for Him

When it comes to marriage, Brad Paisley and Kimberly Williams-Paisley seem to have it all figured out! The couple has been married for 14 years and …

Lifestyle

Incentives offered to those enrolled for marriage equality postal vote

LOVE IS LOVE: Wollongong florist Anita Brown from Pepe's Garden is encouraging people to register for the marriage equality postal vote. Anyone who …

Same-sex Marriage