Marriage

Marriage is the formal or legal union of two people. When two people get married, they usually celebrate the occasion with a wedding ceremony. However, it takes work to maintain a marriage over time. Learn more about weddings and married life in this section.

Facts

Reasons for marriage

Marriage is the formal or legal union of two people. But the notion of marriage in today's age is very different than in it was in past times.

Wedding: the big day

Planning a wedding can be extremely exciting – it’s like living a dream. Nice clothes, shopping, family, friends all make for a heady mix.

The big decision: how do I know?

In the excitement of being in love it can be hard to think straight and make sensible choices. If you’re having trouble deciding if it’s right to tie the knot, here are some questions for you to think about. They’re just a guide to help you listen to your heart, listen to your head, and feel sure about your decision.

Newlywed

For many, the first few days of marriage feels like living in a dream! Even if you have been in a relationship with your spouse for many years, it might seem like a new beginning or a fresh chapter in your life.