Is marriage fattening?

Is marriage fattening? You bet! Studies show that both men and women gain more weight when married. Marriage is more fattening for women than men. Pregnancy could contribute to that difference, but it could also be that married men and women tend to eat together and to eat the same portions with women not burning […]

June 23, 2010.     Category: Uncategorized.   15 Comments.

Romantic relationships — the stuff inside

Girls are made of sugar and spice and everything nice. Boys are made of frogs and snails and puppy-dog tails. What are romantic relationships made of? With colleagues in Australia and the U.S., I have found evidence of the fundamental characteristics of romantic relationships. Hundreds of individuals each gave us eight words that describe their […]

June 18, 2010.     Category: Uncategorized.   No Comments.

Hello world!

In romantic relationships, certain personality characteristics of your partner may influence how satisfied you are with the relationship.

June 13, 2010.     Category: Uncategorized.   4 Comments.