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What’s the Secret to a Lasting Marriage?

by Maryann Pisano on July 28, 2014

What’s the secret to a happy marriage?  These couples have been married for substantial amounts of time and let us in on their marital secrets. Kathy and Patrick Married 31 Years River Grove, IL “Persistence and compromise.  It’s all about giving and taking.” Christine and Pat Married 41 Years Pingree Grove, IL “Take it one […]

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My little cousin is getting married!  Her bachelorette party was held this past weekend in downtown Chicago.  I helped make the favors and games.  Hope you can use my ideas to make your bachelorette party just as special! Favors: I purchased red nail polish and decorated them with red ribbon and rhinestones.  I then used […]

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The last time I spoke to you was right after you did Bachelor Pad.  So since then, what have you been up to? Well, I live in New York and I’m a nurse at NewYork- Presbyterian.  I’ve been working.  I guess just living life! How did you hear about the show Married at First Sight?  Why […]

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Do YOU Want Kids?

July 15, 2014
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Women today are faced with so many options.  Women are able to have it ALL.  We can have a husband, kids, house, a career, friends, a dog, and a partridge in a pear tree.  More and more women are opting for not having kids.  Emme asked our readers what they wanted.  If you’re a woman, […]

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Eat Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with Personal Trainer Megan Vaccaro #GetFit

July 15, 2014
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What’s a suitable breakfast, lunch, and dinner for you to eat?  Even after a hard workout, picking out healthy options can be tricky.  Personal trainer Megan Vaccaro shared with Emme what she eats for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and for snacks.  So enjoy and stay fit! Breakfast Oatmeal Protein Powder If you don’t like protein powder, […]

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The Bachelorette’s Dylan Petitt: “I think you can definitely fall in love on the show, but I couldn’t see myself falling in love.”

July 15, 2014
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What was your life like before going on The Bachelorette? Pretty plain.  I was just your standard 9-5 worker in Boston.  I had gone through some tough times since my brother passed in November.  I had a lot on my mind.  My mom and I were really close. You told your story on TV.  Was […]

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It’s Summer! Drink More Water!

July 10, 2014
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Let’s Get Smart! Studies show that students who drink more water do better on exams than those who don’t.  Drinking water can improve concentration. Burn Those Calories! Drinking water before a hard work out will help you last longer.  Cool water will help with fatigue that comes from exercising. Get Your Metabolism Moving! Those who […]

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Emme Readers Share Their Worst First Dates

July 10, 2014
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“On a blind date, I was taken to a movie.  It was an animated cartoon.  My date thought it was the funniest movie ever.  That is the only date I had with him!” “I once went on a FIRST date with a guy who told me that the reason he missed having a girlfriend was […]

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J.K. Rowling Pens Harry Potter Short Story! #Yes!

July 8, 2014
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The queen herself, Ms. J.K. Rowling, wrote a short for her website, Pottermore, about the lives of the characters several years after the stories end.  The piece is written as a newspaper article by Rita Skeeter. Harry Potter visits the Quidditch World Cup (in honor of the World Cup in Brazil) with his sons, Albus and James.  Hermione and Ron […]

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