Staying Close

There's no doubt about it: Your relationship is going to change once two become three. Try these tips for keeping your marriage going strong--and maybe even better than ever.

Staying Lovers While Raising Kids

Two leading researchers on marriage explain how couples can keep their relationship -- and kids -- happy and strong.

Study Says It's The Cuddling, More Than the Sex, That Makes You Happy

A new study reveals that it's the affection we get from our partners--and not the act of sex itself--that makes us happier.

Marriage After Baby: Problems and Solutions

No money, no sex, and no time. This isn't how you pictured parenthood with the man you love. Here's how to get your relationship back on track.

Sex After Baby: Your Sex Drive After Baby

If your sex drive is feeling out of whack after giving birth to Baby, don't worry -- it's normal! We'll tell you how to get your groove back ASAP.

Doing Nice Things for Your Spouse Benefits You, Even When They Don't Notice, Science Says

Here's yet another reason to treat your spouse to that back rub, or let them have their way, or let them sleep in instead of you, or...

3 Get-Closer Tips for Otherwise Happy Couples

A smart new book offers take-the-high-road advice to improve any relationship.

Building a Strong Relationship: Resenting Your Spouse

If your answer is yes, you're not alone. Simmering anger is a common problem among couples with young kids. Here, help from leading marriage counselors.

Fall in Love With Your Partner All Over Again

We know your kids are demanding, but don't let them kill the romance--especially this Valentine's Day. These super busy moms and dads have found fun ways to feel like newlyweds.

Dad Hilariously Breaks Down the #Struggle of Pregnancy Sex

The always funny Laguardia Cross and his pregnant wife encourage you to learn from their mistakes when it comes to pregnant love-making.

Happy Parents, Happy Kids

We're so accustomed to making our children the center of our world, but experts say that your marriage needs just as much nurturing.

Sex After Baby: Tips for an Active Sex Life

Feeling like you've hit a dry spell? Learn how to heat up your sex life after Baby. We've rounded up six tips that are sure to spice things up in the bedroom.

Quiz: Is Your Marriage Still Hot?

Take this quiz to find out whether your marriage is hot or not.

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10 Ways to Squeeze Romance into Every Day

How will you find time for romance when you barely have time to brush your teeth? Here are 10 sweet, unexpected, totally doable ideas for squeezing a little you're-so-hot-when-you-burp-the-baby intimacy into every day. Try them on your guy -- and see how little things can make all the difference.

"He Just Doesn't Understand"

Ever wonder why he doesn't seem to get what you're saying? Turns out you're saying it wrong. (Sorry!) These easy tips will have you communicating in a whole new way.

Mom's 'Wife Translations' Nail the Communication Gap Between Men and Women

Dear every husband everywhere: Watch this video if you really want to understand your wife.

Keeping Romance Alive Once Baby Arrives

Baby comes first, right? But don't forget how important your relationship is. Here's how to keep it going.

The Top 7 Reasons Parents of Small Children Split Up

A new study outlines the most common reasons couples break up once they have kids, and what to do about it.

Are You Keeping Secrets from Your Husband?

And is it bad -- or necessary to keep harmony in your relationship? Well, not all secrets are equal, as we found out.

Is Your Marriage Normal?

You love your child but probably miss your love life B.C. If you're convinced that other parents are more content than you are, we'll help you become closer than ever to your partner.

This Teen's Post of Her Dad Re-Proposing to Her Sick Mom Is Giving Us All the Feels

Christin Koch captured the moment her dad re-proposed to her mom, who is battling breast cancer.

Most Embarrassing Sex Moment After Baby

Let's talk about sex! These real moms share their most embarrassing post-baby sex moments.

When New Dads Are Jealous of Baby

One mom seeks expert advice about her husband who feels she does not spend enough time with him since their baby was born 14 months ago.

John Krasinski Has Some Awesome Date-Night Advice

Can we get a collective "awww" for how much this celeb dad loves his daughters...and his wife!

10 Ways to Feel Sexy Again During (and After) Pregnancy

Rekindle your passion with these sexy strategies.

How to Handle an Annoying Sister-in-Law

My sister-in-law has gone berserk organizing family events after the death of my mother-in-law.