Do You Sometimes Wonder, “Why Should I Even Try To Save My Marriage?”

Especially when discouragement hits so hard! Have you found yourself asking, “What if I am not even sure I want to save my marriage?  I am so frustrated and discouraged, I feel like quitting… not even trying.” It is a great question! Let’s be honest:  it can be a frustrating and discouraging process.  Sometimes, people…

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Is Your Marriage Crushing You Like A Grape?

Hi. My name is Mort Fertel, author of Marriage Fitness. Have you ever been to a winery? Can you imagine what it would be like to be one of those grapes? Really…play along with me here for a moment. Can you imagine what it would be like to be plucked, pushed, crushed, pressed, skinned, and…

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Improve Your Marriage: Do You Know What’s Hurting Your Marriage?

by Mort Fertel Is it worth it to do what you have to to improve your marriage? It’s actually a big question – because there’s a lot at stake either way. When Chrissy Redden set her sights on an Olympic gold medal, she gave up a promising senior management position in the food industry to…

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Can Marriage and Romance Ever Go Together?

Worried the romance is fading from your marriage and looking for a ways to get it back. Rest assured there are plenty of little things you can do strike up that spark again. No matter deeply you’re love, romance tips can go a long way towards keeping “that lovin’ feelin’” alive for decades to come.…

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10 Ways To Unhappily Ever After

by Corey Allan Go to your local bookstore and search the shelves for as many save your relationship books as you can find. You’ll likely come across more than 100 titles. So with all the information out there regarding how to have a successful marriage, what makes the principles so hard to incorporate and apply?…

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New Marriage – Just The Beginning

The beginning of a marriage can seem like a magical time, but it can also be a time where you can easily start building resentments and distrust if you are not careful. Here are a few points to keep in mind so you can keep your new marriage feeling for a long time to come.…

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Refreshing Your Relationship: Give 100%

A common expression is “I’ll meet you halfway,” and we often take that attitude into our marriage. I hear frequent complaints from couples in trouble that their partner isn’t pulling their fair weight, that one is giving more than the other. Whoever determined that life is a 50-50 proposition? Some give more than others. Some…

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How Can You Be Happy In A Sexless Marriage?

by Kate Dixon It’s a tough question because sex has an important place in a marriage – for a reason. Sex is the glue that holds a marriage together. When you are just getting to know your mate, good sex brings you close emotionally and physically. As the years go by, sex is as much…

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Save Your Marriage

Amy Waterman says that the single biggest reason couples break up is due to poor communication. (For those of you who don’t know Amy Waterman, she is the author of Save My Marriage Today.) So many couples break up over issues that could have been resolved if they had only opened the lines of communication…

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Can A Sexless Marriage Lead To Divorce?

by Kate Dixon The question of whether or not a sexless marriage will end in divorce depends on what has caused the lack of intimacy in the first place. For instance, if the cause is age related, or a physical disability or a mutual decision (based on personal beliefs), then the lack of sex may…

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