Traditional wedding vows are no joke. To have and to hold, from this day forward, 'til death do us part — that's some real deal promising right there. But as we know, not all who take those vows (or any version) are parted by death. An unfortunate reality of marriage is that some of them end, and by some, I mean a lot. With so much divorce these days, you have to wonder what is making those long marriages work so well. Wouldn't it be great to tap into the habits of couples who stay married and make matrimony look so easy?
You know those couples, right? The ones who have made it work and look so damn cute and happy together. They have cracked the code to making life together run like a well oiled machine. I don't know about you, but for me, that is the ultimate marriage goal. The good news is, there is some science out there that can offer encouragement that marriages can, in fact, be long-lasting. You may be surprised to learn that something as simple as saying, "I love you," on a daily basis can give longevity to your marriage.
Want to know how those adorable couples are pulling off great marriages? Check out these 11 habits of couples who stay married and see just how possible it can be to be happy together, forever.