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Here's How 7 People Who Waited For Marriage To Have Sex Feel About Their Decision, Now

By Tayi Sanusi
Deciding when you're ready to have sex for the first time is a deeply personal decision. It should go without saying that there is no "right" or "wrong" time for two consenting people to do the deed. As with most things, both sides of the argument…

Heath Ledger's Dad's Response To Michelle Williams' Surprise Wedding Is So Heartwarming

By Tara Martinez
Michelle Williams is a newly married woman. And her ex’s family is so, so happy for her. As you may or may not know, Williams was once involved with the late Heath Ledger, with whom she has a daughter named Matilda. Since Ledger’s death in 2008,…

Mila Kunis Opened Up About Ashton Kutcher & Demi Moore's Marriage & She Really Is So Mature

By Kelli Boyle
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher like to keep their marriage and family life private, but something must have changed their mindset on this front seeing as Mila Kunis has been opening up a hell of a lot about their relationship lately. Believe me, I'm…

Justin Bieber Reportedly Asked Hailey Baldwin's Dad For Her Hand In Marriage & OMG

By Candice Jalili
At first glance, Justin Bieber doesn't quite seem like a traditional dude. I mean, like most all-grown-up child stars, Biebs is known as a little bit of a bad boy. He spontaneously cancels tours, he breaks pop stars' hearts, and he often looks like…

7 People Reveal The Lessons They Learned After Their First Marriages, & They're So Wise

By Tayi Sanusi
Marriage is no joke ya'll. Seriously, making the decision to intertwine your life with someone else's for the long haul is pretty intense. Yet, no matter how much thought you put into it, there is bound to be a learning curve simply because there…

Mila Kunis Got Real About The Sad Reason Ashton Kutcher Isn't As Active On Twitter Anymore

By Kelli Boyle
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are still going strong. Even though we rarely get relationship updates from the couple (not that they owe us any), they do drop some informative nuggets from time to time to let fans know that no news is good news.…

Justice Kennedy's Most Meaningful Supreme Court Opinion Was So Beautiful

By Shelby Black
On Wednesday, June 27, Justice Anthony Kennedy announced that he would be retiring from the Supreme Court. He has truly made history throughout his service, but Justice Kennedy's opinion on Obergefell and same-sex marriage might be his most…

Nicole Kidman's Secret To A Happy Relationship Is Totally Unexpected & So Smart

By Candice Jalili
What's the key to a happy marriage? There are plenty of theories out there. Some people say it's honesty. Others say it's constant communication. Some swear by marrying your best friend. A lot of people say it's about maintaining trust and a healthy…

I'd Be Offended If My Fiancé Asked For My Dad's Permission To Marry Me & Here's Why

By Alana Peden
I'm not ashamed to admit it: A few weeks ago, I played along as my friends (independent rockstars of women in their late 20s) imagined our hypothetical engagements out loud. Usually, when any marriage-related conversation commences, my eyes kind of…

Here's What Dads Really Think About Being Asked For Their Daughters' Hand In Marriage

By Jamie Kravitz
The tradition of your partner asking your father for your hand in marriage before they propose might feel like an antiquated ritual to some couples, but for others, asking permission is an important sign of respect going into the marriage. Every…

Meghan Markle Opened Up About Marriage & Called Prince Harry "The Best Husband"

By Hannah Orenstein
Do you ever just, like, sit around and wonder what it's really like to be married to Prince Harry? Or is that just me? Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, briefly opened up for the first time about her new life as a royal wife during a day of events…

Meghan Markle, Kate Middleton & Princess Diana Approached Royal Marriage So Differently

By Tara Martinez
With royal wedding fever still going strong, lots of people are comparing the royal nuptials of today to the ones of years' past. There’s absolutely no question that the British monarch’s views on marriage have evolved, modernized, and loosened up…

Meghan & Harry's Marriage Has Already Broken More Traditions Than Kate & William's

By Tara Martinez
By now, you know that Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, and Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, aren’t exactly a traditional royal couple. They’ve gone about their romance and their nuptials in their own way with little regard for royal tradition. From…

9 Women Reveal If Their Partner Should Ask For Their Parents' Blessing For Marriage

By Genevieve Wheeler
I love weddings and engagements and the whole grand affair, I do (I do). But, there are also a handful of traditions around these events that seem sexist and antiquated AF, no? And yet, we all just kind of follow them blindly. Take the idea that, in…

5 Signs You & Your Partner Won't Last In Marriage, So Think Hard Before Saying “I Do”

By Rachel Shatto
Deciding to get married to someone is one of the biggest decisions you'll ever make, but, despite the fact that it's a super intense, life-altering decision, there can also be a tendency to want to rush down the aisle even when there are signs you…

9 Women Share How They Knew They Didn't Want To Get Married, & It's Surprisingly Relatable

By Brittney Morgan
A lot of women spend their whole lives dreaming about their wedding day, so much so that if you don't spend years envisioning your perfect gown or fantasizing about what your spouse will be like, you might be left wondering: Is marriage for you? As…

Ryan Reynolds & Blake Lively Use This One Trick To Keep Their Marriage On Track

By Jamie LeeLo
Is there any couple more beloved than Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively? Right now it seems like every time I turn around, another incredible power couple has split. John Cena and Nikki Bella. Ariana Grande and Mac Miller. Channing Tatum and Jenna…

3 Ways Prince Charles' Marriages To Diana & Camilla Are Completely Different

By Genevieve Wheeler
Prince Harry — sixth in line to the British throne and everyone's favorite ginger — is set to marry Meghan Markle this Saturday at St. George's Chapel in Windsor, and the world can hardly wait. (Yes, I will be heading to Windsor for the ceremony!…

A Divorce Expert Weighs In On Whether Second Marriages Are More Likely To Last

By Annie Foskett
As I sit in front of my Macbook, thinking about a very famous marriage about to happen between a royal and a previously-married American plebe, I couldn't help but wonder: are second marriages more likely to last? (I also couldn't help but wonder,…

What Astrology Reveals About Prince Charles & Diana's Marriage & Divorce Is Heartbreaking

By Rachel Shatto
Confession: I am completely obsessed with Meghan Markle. She was just a regular American woman (well, as “regular” as a successful actor can be) who was swept off her feet by a real life prince. It's basically a freakin' fairytale! But she's not the…

Here's Everything Prince Charles & Princess Diana Said About Their Relationship

By Genevieve Wheeler
There are few things I love more than a royal wedding (see you on May 19, Harry and Meghan!) — though there's one glaring exception. As any royal fan worth their soul can tell you, the union of the late Princess Diana and Prince Charles (William and…

Amy Schumer Called Her Husband's Wedding Proposal "Worthless'" On 'SNL' & I'm LOLing

By Chelsea Stewart
Amy Schumer hosted Saturday Night Live on May 12, and of course, her appearance was as hilarious as you'd expect it to be. But the best part of the night — hands down — was Amy Schumer's SNL monologue about her marriage proposal. She called her big…

6 Wisest Pieces Of Advice Moms Have Given Their Daughters About Marriage

By Sydnee Lyons
My mom has been married to my dad for 30 years. He's the first and only guy she's ever dated, which I have trouble wrapping my mind around most days. She, on the other hand, doesn't understand how I can date someone without being exclusive. When it…

5 Sad Facts You Didn't Know About Prince Charles & Diana's Rocky Marriage

By Cosmo Luce
I get why people like royal weddings. They look happy and shiny, and make people think about kings and queens and fairytales. But fairytales are stories for a reason. Monarchies are not very nice, as any feudal serf can tell you. The British Empire…

Colton Haynes & Jeff Leatham Broke Up After 6 Months Of Marriage & I'm Heartbroken

By Alana Altmann
According to a report at TMZ, Colton Haynes and Jeff Leatham broke up just six months after getting married. The Arrow and Teen Wolf star and his renowned florist hubby have apparently decided to call things quits, although reasons for the sudden…

David & Victoria Beckham's Body Language Reveals This About Their 19-Year Marriage

By Brittney Morgan
Your body language with your partner — how you sit together, the way you pose in photos, even the way you walk down the street — is pretty important. Even the littlest things, like where you place your hand, can show people how happy you are in your…

Everything Queen Elizabeth Has Ever Said About Her Long Marriage To Prince Philip

By Brittney Morgan
It's been more than 70 years at this point — November 2018 will mark 71 years — but Queen Elizabeth's marriage to Prince Phillip is still going strong. It all started in 1934, when the two met at the wedding of Prince Philip's cousin, Princess…

8 Royal Marriages That Just Didn't Work Out & Ended In Divorce

By Brittney Morgan
Like anyone in the public eye — but probably even more so — royal families do their best to avoid any sort of scandal. You may not think divorce is in the cards for royals (I mean, Queen Elizabeth II has been married since 1947!) but there have…

This One Factor Predicts If You & Your Partner Are Likely To Get Married Soon

By Candice Jalili
Every single relationship in life will end in one of two ways: you either break up or stay together forever (as either unmarried partners or married spouses). But how do you know which category your relationship will fall under? At what point do you…

3 Signs You're Not Quite Ready For Marriage Yet (But That's Totally OK)

By Genevieve Wheeler
Marriage is a wildly confusing institution. It's lovely, and beautiful, and one of the most magical bonds two people can share. But — to those of us who are not ready for marriage (yes hello I am president of the club) — it's also pretty freaking…

Here's Why Arie & Lauren Met With The 'Marriage Bootcamp' Counselors

By Kristen Perrone
I don't know if you've ever caught the delightful train wreck that is the WE TV series Marriage Boot Camp, but it's a perfect watch if your greatest wish is for people from your favorite reality TV shows getting together for a crossover special…

Trump's Secretary Of State Nominee Had Some Pretty Startling Answers About Gay Marriage

By Nick Ciccone
President Donald Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on March 13, and his pick for a replacement is facing scrutiny. The president selected C.I.A. Director Mike Pompeo to take over in Tillerson's absence. The Senate questioned Trump's…

This Body Language Detail Is A Clue About The State Of Donald & Melania Trump's Marriage

By Hannah Golden
On April 1, President Donald Trump and first lady Melania braved the cameras together as they arrived at church for Easter Sunday mass — and they did so side by side. Their proximity, though, was only one clue as to how the couple might be faring…

Snooki Reveals The Truth About Her Marriage After 'Jersey Shore Family Vacation'

By Kristen Perrone
Anyone who wasn't a consistent fan of Jersey Shore back in the day probably doesn't realize that Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi actually met her now-husband, Jionni LaValle, via the show. What started out as a Season 3 hookup led to Snooki and Jionni's…

Anna Faris' Views On Marriage Changed After Her Chris Pratt Split & It's Heartbreaking

By Jamie LeeLo
Few celebrity divorces sting as much as Anna Faris and Chris Pratt's. Fans were particularly shocked because two people never seemed so perfect for each other. Though it's been almost eight months since the public first learned about their split,…

These Details About Amy Schumer & Chris Fischer's Marriage Are Seriously So Sweet

By Jamie LeeLo
I'm still recovering from Amy Schumer's surprise wedding. You guysss, I LOVE SURPRISES! Just one day before Valentine's Day, fans found out the hilarious comedian tied the knot with her semi-new boyfriend in a spontaneous Malibu wedding, and it's…

Elsa Pataky Said The Cutest Thing About Her Marriage To Chris Hemsworth & I'm Swooning

By Laura Rizzo
Chris Hemsworth is one of the hottest actors of the moment. However, with his roles in Thor, The Avengers, and Snow White And The Huntsman (and so many more), came big sacrifices. The father of three is busy, but luckily has a lot of support at…

Ciara Tweeted A Pretty Bold Statement On Marriage & Twitter Is Going Off On Her

By Candice Jalili
As someone who grinded for the first time at 13 years old to "1, 2 Step," I'll always have a special place in my heart for Ciara. To this day, nothing picks up my mood more quickly than applying lip gloss while listening to "Oh" on repeat. The woman…

Meghan Markle's Quotes About Marriage Will Literally Melt Your Heart

By Laura Rizzo
Meghan Markle will soon walk down the aisle towards her prince. While there's nothing quite as exciting as a royal engagement, Markle has remained incredibly level-headed the entire courtship. However, that's not to say she's not a total romantic at…

Netflix Helped This Guy Propose To His GF By Literally Making A Whole New "Show"

By Candice Jalili
I'm getting to that age where it's no longer totally weird for people I know to be engaged, so recently I've been coming across lots of marriage proposal posts on social media. For the most part, they tend to follow the same two formats. The first…

Here's What The Supreme Court Cakeshop Case Could Mean For You

By Hannah Golden
A gay couple is receiving national attention as their discrimination case is being heard by the country's highest court. The Masterpiece Cakeshop case in the Supreme Court, which began last week, boils down to whether a baker has the right to refuse…

A Gay Man Is Running To Replace Kim Davis, Because Karma Is Beautiful

By Lisa Dunn
Walking embodiment of a floor-length denim skirt Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk who infamously (and illegally) denied marriage licenses to gay couples in 2015, is back in the news. This time, the headline is delicious: after Davis denied him a…

Meghan Markle Says She’ll Retire From Acting, Because Being A Royal Is Kind Of Major

By Bernadette Deron
On Monday, Nov. 27, the world collectively freaked out when Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced their royal engagement. Even though it was obvious that the prince would be popping the question sometime soon, it's incredibly exciting to know…

Photos Of Australia’s Historic Vote For Marriage Equality Will Make You Cheer

By Lisa Dunn
During trying times such as these, it can be hard to remember that there's still good in the world. But there is, and sometimes it shows itself, not in private moments, but in monumental, public movements, like Australia's decision to support…

5 Kristen Bell & Dax Shepard Quotes That Prove They Are Ultimate Marriage Goals

By Karen Ruffini
I'm not even going to front: I have a crush on Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard's marriage. They're these two people who are mega-famous and beautiful, but seem totally down-to-earth, hilarious, and smitten with each other. It makes my heart explode…

Blake Lively & Ryan Reynolds Explain The Secret Of Their Marriage & It Might Surprise You

By Wendy Michaels
It’s always cool to see a celebrity couple really making their relationship work despite the demands of their careers. Golden couple Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds' marriage is definitely solid, but their secret is pretty surprising. Marriage takes…

33 Incredible, Real Life Meet Cutes That Actually Led To Marriage

By Candice Jalili
My parents met because my dad was best friend's with my mom's little cousin growing up. Then, they got older and wound up running into each other at a party where my mom told my dad to stand guard while he egged her ex boyfriend's house. In that…

Here Are The Women Hugh Hefner Married Throughout His Time At Playboy

By Joseph Milord
There are a few things that are likely to first come to mind when thinking about the late Hugh Hefner's legacy. First, of course, there's the magazine he founded, Playboy. But then's there's the second: the women who were Hugh Hefner's wives and…

10 Changes You'll Feel In Yourself When You're Ready To Spend Forever With Someone

By Anjali Sareen Nowakowski
Before my husband, I was terrible at relationships. I also pretty much hated them, so that makes sense, but even if I had liked them, I probably wouldn't have been very good at them. I felt bound, suffocated, and generally awful. Connecting with…

Lake Bell Explains Why She's A Marriage Optimist In Her Second Film — EXCLUSIVE

By Anna Menta
It's been four years since Lake Bell's 2013 directorial debut In A World... hit theaters to an overwhelmingly positive response. (The comedy-drama, which Bell also wrote and starred in, still boasts a 92 percent on Rotten Tomatoes.)  Since then,…