relationships

How TheNest.com Editor Celebrated Her First Anniversary

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It didn’t start with my husband Joe and I taking a bite out of the top tier of our wedding cake -- I can tell you that. I never saved it. The box it was in actually fell on the ground when we were leaving the reception on our wedding night. But we didn’t care... read more

Could These Dolls Save Your Relationship?

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No relationship goes without any tiff, big or small and when you find yourself in a situation where your blood begins to boil at your significant other, why not try taking your anger out on a Dammit Doll. These humorous little creatures were built to grab by the legs and whack against a wall as you yell,... read more

8 Hilarious Valentine’s Day Cards You Have to See

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Not-so-good with words? Leave the sweet-talk to us, 'cause we're sharing the best Valentine's Day cards to give this year. From Kanye jokes to Breaking Bad jabs, check out eight cards you have to see for yourself. More Must-Clicks: Go Figure: 7 Flattering Looks for Valentine's Day Valentine's Gifts for Him... read more

Real Couple: Maya and Troy

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Status: Married June 21, 2013 Careers: They're both attorneys, but they practice different areas of law. "It's great to have a partner who understands your career, but we try not to 'talk ship' when we get home." How They Met: The two met in law school in 2003 and quickly became each other's "one that... read more

9 Easy Ways to Spice Up Your Relationship in 2014

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You and your guy are already awesome together, but with a new year comes the chance to get even better. Start 2014 off with these smart and sexy, get-outside-your-comfort-zone ideas that will boost your bond and make you two tighter than ever. -- Anna Davies More Must-Clicks: 8 New Year's Resolutions You'll Actually... read more

Real Couple: Terra and Habib

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Status: Married April 6, 2013 Unwind Time: The newlyweds de-stress with episodes of The Big Bang Theory and The Colbert Report. Digs: A 3-bedroom, 2,190 square-foot home that they built shortly before they got engaged. Nicknames: She calls him Habibi and he calls her Habibti, both of which mean "my love" in Arabic. (Awww!) Careers:... read more

Real Couple: Kelsey and Jason

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This fun-loving couple met in high school, but didn't reconnect until years later. Check out their love story below: Status: Married April 1, 2010 Sweet Treat: He likes to sneak yogurt-covered pretzels into their grocery basket. She can't get enough of those brownie mugs you see all over Pinterest. Unwind Time: When they're not traveling,... read more

10 Awful Things Never to Say to Your Not-Yet-Engaged Friend

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Know one of these couples? Their relationship seems rock solid, they’ve lived together forever (and might even jointly own the place), but they’re still not engaged. You might think it’s NBD to ask your friend about their plans, but we’ve got three words for you: Don’t go there. The topic of marriage can be a... read more

8 Huge Relationship Trends of 2013

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Sexier sex! Very public proposals! Nearlyweds! It was a pretty busy year for love and relationships. As 2013 comes to a close, we look back at the best trends that made headlines. More Must-Clicks: Our Favorite Celebrity Newlyweds of 2013 5 Clever Ways to Dodge the Engagement Question 41... read more

5 Clever Ways to Dodge the Engagement Question

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‘Tis the season for invasive questioning! There you are minding your own business, polishing off your second piece of rum cake when all of a sudden someone shoots you a “Where’s my save-the-date?” zinger that knocks the unwed socks off of you and your boyfriend. Just because he hasn’t put a ring on it doesn’t... read more