Happy Marriages Require Generosity

HuffPost Weddings interviews Elizabeth Marquardt, Huffington Post, 12/16/2011

The "State of our Unions" report, released earlier this month, showed that among married couples with children who were generous to each other, about half said they were "very happy" in their marriages. But how can married people apply these findings to their real lives? And what does this tell us about marriage today? HuffPost Weddings spoke to the Associate Editor of the report, Elizabeth Marquardt, to learn more... Married parents who were able to embrace a number of practices, detailed in our report, were less likely to see their marriages end in divorce. These practices include things like being committed to the marriage, sharing domestic tasks, enjoying the support of family and friends for their marriage, sharing a religious faith, and embracing a spirit of generosity towards one another.

Subject: Marriage


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