Your wedding day may be a blast or the most beautiful event you'll ever throw, but when the party is over, you've still got the hard work ahead of you that it takes to merge two lives. "That will be the greatest undertaking you will ever face in your life," Dr. Phil says in the video above. "It involves sacrifice, it involves work, and if you have children, it involves huge, huge responsibility. Being in love does not mean that you shouldn’t have to work to create a life. You’re going to have to learn to share time, and space, and money, and effort and energy." You can start by creating a division of labor and setting goals for your children, for example. For more advice from Dr. Phil about how to set yourself up for a successful union, click here.
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