When you're engaged, the idea of "married life" is a mystery to you. What does it really mean and what will yours be like? We try to steer you in the right direction with practical advice on how to have a happy marriage and family life told to us by relationship experts and married couples. Consider this an inside look at what really happens after the honeymoon.
Ellen DeGeneres Loves Everything About Her Marriage To Portia de Rossi
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The Reason Kelly Clarkson Is Happy She Got Married In Her 30s
She is Miss Independent, after all!
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10 Questions Everyone Will Ask After You Get Married
13 Best Books to Read on Love Before You Get MarriedTake a break from your planning guides and curl up with these timeless—and unexpected—classics.
Essential Marriage Advice from Happily Married GrandmasHere, grandmothers dole out advice that comes from decades of experience.
The Money Talk: 10 Things You Must Discuss Before You Get MarriedYou're not just saying "I do" to spending your life with your significant other when you get married—you're also saying yes to combine households, and all the gritty financial details that it entails. While sorting out grocery and utility bills is not rocket science, delving deeper into your financial lives (and finding common ground) is vital for a successful marriage. Here, Nicole Lapin, personal finance expert and author, shares the 10 things you need to talk about before you walk down the aisle.
Are You Marriage Material?It's easy to critique others and decide if they are ready to get settle down and get serious, but have you ever turned the tables on yourself?
10 Things That Will Definitely Happen in Your First Year of MarriageYou friends may have referred to you as a married couple way before you made it official—still, tying the knot comes with unexpected surprises. Maybe your first year together won't include accepting an award at the Golden Globes, defending political leaders, or reportedly purchasing a restaurant as an anniversary gift (hey, we can't all be Clooneys), but see what you can expect in the 365 days after you say "I do."
10 Conversations You Need to Have Before You Get MarriedMake sure you and your fiancé are on the same page before you walk down the aisle.
5 Secrets to a Happy Marriage
10 Amazing Pieces of Advice from Real CouplesWe always love to ask our couples the most important thing they learned about planning a wedding after all is said and done. Here are a few of our favorite words of wisdom.
The Best-Ever TV Married CouplesThe television marriages that gave us a reason to watch every episode.
The 20 Best Love Quotes of All TimeWe rounded up romantic quotes to help inspire your own wedding vows.
5 Reasons Why a Prenup Shouldn't Freak You OutJust because your partner uttered the P-word doesn't mean divorce papers are in your future.
Married People Reveal the Secret to a Happy MarriageWhether it has been five years or 25 years, there is a certain amount of realistic information that comes from tying the knot that newlyweds just won't know. Here, some advice from people who know exactly what they're talking about because they've been there, done that.Post
Couple Rocks Their Wedding Outfits 50 Years Later Just Because They Can
If the wedding dress still fits…Post
Did Shia LaBeouf Marry Mia Goth In Vegas?
Viva Las Vegas!Post
Ashton Kutcher Just Revealed the Sex of Baby No. 2 With Mila Kunis
It's a boy!Post
Sarah Jessica Parker Talks About Her (Almost) 20-Year Marriage to Matthew Broderick
With Miley Cyrus!Post
What to Do When Your Parents Aren't Big Fans of Your Fiancé
He's not writing any love songs about them either.Post
The Key to Handling Your First Big Fight as a Married Couple
And find the best outcome for the both of you.Post
How Planning a Wedding Is Kind of Like Marriage
It takes a village after all.Post
The 5 Worst Pieces of Marriage Advice Ever Given
How bad ideas can lead to good ones.Post
Mark Consuelos Can't Stop Gushing Over Wife Kelly Ripa
Justin Theroux Reveals the Secret to His Happy Marriage with Jennifer Aniston
It's so simple!Post
Sofia Vergara Initially Thought Joe Manganiello Was "Too Hot" to Date
She worried dealing with fangirls would be too much to handle.Post
Thoughts Men Have During Wedding Planning—Revealed
Emotions you never knew existed!Post
Teyana Taylor Just Confirmed She & Iman Shumpert Are Married!
The "Fade" music video star let it slip on the Wendy Williams Show.Post
4 Clever Ways to Celebrate Your Anniversary
Jenny Rosenstrach, creator of the blog Dinner: A Love Story, shares ideas for making your first anniversary—and all the ones that follow—meaningful and memorable.AdvertisementAdvertisementPost
Chris Pratt's Marriage Advice Might Surprise You
"Some say 'Don't go to bed mad.' I think that's garbage."Post
Olivia Wilde Shares the Cutest Instagram in Honor of Jason Sudeikis's Birthday!
We love the #TBT!Post
Chrissy Teigen Celebrated Her Wedding Anniversary to John Legend In the Most Chrissy Way
On Snapchat, duh.See More