Tag: marriage

7 Signs Your Marriage is Over

Fixing up an ailing relationship is what every couple wants. However, sometimes the ailment is beyond cure and we have no other option but to call quits. The most difficult part is about figuring out whether or not the marriage can...

/ May 22, 2014

Is it a Good Idea to Have Prenup?

Prenuptial agreements are a bit of a sticky issue when it comes to marriage-planning. They whisper the possibility of divorce in the future, and no one wants to admit that their happily-ever-after might not work out after all. But, emotional...

/ October 18, 2013

Living Together or Living Apart: Is Living Alone an Option

Choosing separate homes is generally seen as an eccentricity of the rich and famous and media types. Reported examples are:- Helena Bonham Carter and Tim Burton, Margaret Drabble and Michael Holroyd, Clive James and Prue Shaw and others. Couples who...

/ May 4, 2013

The Differences Between Muslim Marriage in the UK and the US

Islamic weddings vary from community to community, with different traditions reflecting the cultural heritage of varying Muslim countries around the world. This article looks at some of the different laws, customs and celebrations that are found in Muslim marriages in...

/ January 6, 2013

The Kid Conundrum

A good friend of mine, F. Slocombe, & I met because of the Urban Dater. We have a lot in common in our views on dating & marriage & babies. Oh babies, the dreaded issue, an issue he & I...

/ April 5, 2011

Dear Christina,

The Chicago Snob replies to Christina Hendricks' Letter to Men

/ January 3, 2011

Marriage. Now With More Beans

Marriage.  When I think of it, I almost instantly think of Al and Peg Bundy.  When I think of them, I laugh and then I snap back to reality, quickly dismissing the institution of marriage.  I know that I think...

/ December 18, 2009