7 Marriage Mistakes even the Smartest Couples Make

By:Himanshu Sharma, Onlymyhealth Editorial Team,Date:Aug 26, 2014

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No matter how good the bonding and chemistry between couples is, fights are inevitable. Even the best of us make mistakes.
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    Relationship Mistakes

    Fights and disagreements are a part of any relationship. No matter how good the bonding and chemistry between couples is, fights are inevitable. Even the best of us make mistakes. Take a look at the mistakes that cause quarrels between couples you thought would never have disagreements. (Image source:Gettyimages)

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    Dividing Household Chores

    Dividing household chores may seem to be the idea to prevent any fall-outs, but it really has the opposite effect. Couples fight the most when they are attempting to divide household chores, especially when one keeps the chores they are good at and gives tasks that the other dislikes. (Image source:Gettyimages)

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    Becoming Baby-Obsessed

    A child can bring about the greatest change in the relationship as well as life, in general. Some couples become baby-obsessed while trying to care for the newborn baby. So, baby-proof your relationship! The greatest gift you can give your child is a strong relationship. (Image source:Gettyimages)

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    Mind Reading

    Trying to mind-read or expecting your partner to do so is one of the mistakes even the best of couples fall to. When you want your partner to understand what you are thinking, tell them that. Don’t expect your partner to get what is going inside your mind. (Image source:Gettyimages)

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    Nagging is one of the most annoying things to bear. Fed up of perpetual nagging, the other partner may burst out. If there is a disagreement and a resolution doesn’t seem to come out, sleep on it. Just don’t nag all the way. (Image source:Gettyimages)

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    Taking One Another for Granted

    After years of togetherness, there may come times when you take each other for granted. Just because you have been hitched doesn’t mean that you can take one another for granted. There must always be respect for each other's feelings; understanding and respect for each other are the pillars of a happy relationship. (Image source:Gettyimages)

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    Alienating Your Friends

    Friends are one of the biggest concerns when couples fight. Friends are key to a successful marriage; they are who you turn to in times of trouble and when things get sour with your partner. Make time for them. (Image source:Gettyimages)

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    Money matters

    Financial matters are another reason why couples fight. It is not every time that couples sit together to discuss finances. Thus, these circumstances crop up. (Image source:Gettyimages)

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