Planning a proposal that isn’t completely traditional can be hard. How do you know if you’re going to get it right? Is there such thing as TOO cheesy? It’s a fine balance and of course the biggest fear, will she say no? It’s a very personal experience that only you can plan but we have some fun ideas you could consider if you can’t make up your mind how to pop that big question. With Valentine’s Day just days away it could be the perfect time.
If you and your girlfriend have been getting on well and you are happy together, then sooner or later your mind will naturally turn to popping the big question! Asking your girlfriend to marry you is a big step, but it is also potentially a very exciting one. If you are thinking about proposing but you’re not quite sure how to do it then don’t worry – we understand how nervous you must be. In order to help you make your plans, read our handy article which will help you plan all the finer details of your proposal. Here’s our guide to proposing: Continue reading What You Need To Think About If You Want To Pop The Question!
Getting engaged is a serious commitment that should never be taken lightly. Although celebrities who are in the spotlight seem to get engaged only to end their engagement before their marriage even begins, or get a divorce a mere couple of months after having their wedding, in reality, marriage should be taken a lot more seriously.
But how do you and your partner really know if you are both ready to get engaged? Although it may certainly be a challenge to figure out if you are really ready to take the next step in your relationship and commit to one another for the rest of your lives, continue reading to gain access to some tips that will help guide your decision in the right direction.
Continue reading How To Know If You And Your Partner Are Really Ready To Get Engaged
The Journal of Men’s Health published an article called The Influence of Divorce on Men’s Health.
The information used to compile the article was taken from the results of a study conducted by the International Society of Men’s Health, the ISMH. The research, lead by the president of the ISMH, Dr. Ridwan Shabsigh, found that divorce negatively impacts the medical and mental health of men.
Being in a marriage or a long-term relationship where you have been living with your partner for quite some time is not always sunshine, lollipops and rainbows. You will have your share of fights and disagreements, words will be said, parents and in-laws will annoy you and you will become more and more informal, to the point where the flame of romance dies down a bit. Continue reading Is Your Life Partner Still In Love With You? 10 Signs Which Will Confirm Or Deny Your Suspicion
We’re sure that you’ve all heard this one before. Man plans extravagant proposal, woman is surprised and shocked and cries, woman accepts, they kiss, and everyone cheers. This story, however, went a bit differently. Continue reading A Failed Proposal (with A Happy Ending)
We’ve all heard it before: People today are waiting longer to get married and have children. In fact, marital trends for both sexes have risen an average of seven years. In 1960, for example, the average man getting hitched was 22, and in 2012 he is 29. In 1960 the average age of brides was 20, and in 2012 that number has risen to 27. Although the age we say “I do,” has gone up, brides are still, on average, two years younger than their grooms. Many speculate that young people are more concerned with establishing a career than building a home life. Continue reading Getting Hitched in America
So you’ve got the girl of your dreams, the girl you want to spend the rest of your life with… so now it’s time to get down on one knee and pop the question! But where, how, when? This is a moment you will both remember for the rest of your lives so you need to get it right! You’ll undoubtedly agree the love of your life is worth so much more than a simple proposal, yes? So here are some of the world’s most romantic places to propose. Continue reading The Top 10 Most Romantic Places To Propose
In pop culture, bachelor parties are mostly known for being a night of shared debauchery amongst friends, so as to celebrate the last moments before the groom begins life as a husband. In turn, this usually is a ritualistic gathering, strengthening the bond between friends during a time of transition. Continue reading All About Bachelor Parties
For all you happily married people out there, do you, every now and then, get struck by the realization that after marriage, so many things about yourself seem to have changed? So much, that probably if you were to bump into yourself, you might fail to recognize yourself. Most of these changes tend to be regarding physical appearance, lifestyle and behavior and if things go well, most of the times they happen to be pleasant changes. These changes might sound amusing, but they are there. Let’s have a look at a few. Continue reading 5 Signs That Prove You Are Married