How Important Is Communication In A Marriage?

Let’s talk about the importance of communication in a marriage. by Amy North When asked what makes a marriage, many would say “two partners and a commitment.” While this is true, there are actually many different elements needed for a marriage to thrive. There’s loyalty and love, dedication and determination, and the willingness to support…

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Rule #1: The Goal of Marriage is to Build a WE

Do you want to know the one, biggest, simplest, and most difficult secret of marriage? by Lee Baucom, Ph.D. It is right in front of you, but you may miss just how important this one is. In fact, this is the one piece of information I try to get into every person I see BEFORE…

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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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Marriage Advice: What To Do If You’ve Hurt Your Husband

by Amy Waterman When you look back to the moments in your marriage where you’ve – perhaps accidentally, and perhaps on purpose – hurt your husband, it’s common to wish that you could go back in time and do things differently. Sadly, what’s done is done; both of you need to live with the consequences.…

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The Nice Guy Syndrome

by Corey Allen Decades of dramatic societal shifts have created a new breed of males – The Nice Guy. Men who have been conditioned to seek the approval of others, especially the women in their lives. Men who are so concerned about looking good and doing “right” that they’ve lost touch with their masculinity. When…

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New Marriage After Divorce – Workout Past Baggage First

You were divorced several years ago and now are wondering how a new marriage after divorce would work out. The first one did not go so well and even though you were married for years you were just never that happy. Was it you? Was it him? Who really can answer that question? Hopefully the…

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Tips To Keep Your Marriage From Growing Apart

Want some tips to keep your marriage from growing apart? Most people who are in a happy marriage would be willing to do just about anything to keep it that way, especially if they have ever had a marriage fail. You, more than some, know the importance and just how precious a good marriage is.…

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In-laws In Marriage: Tips To Deal With In-law Dynamics

In-laws in marriage, wow, what other topic has so fueled the routine of more stand up comics than this? It can be a slippery slope to be sure. You want to like your in-laws, and have them like you. But sometimes they just don’t know when to quit, do they? Finding common ground – and…

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To End or Not to End Your Marriage

Vanessa, 30 years old, is struggling with whether or not to end her six-year marriage. The answer is not at all clear to her. Vanessa and Jon have a “good” marriage. They are kind and caring with each other. They enjoy many of the same things. So why is Vanessa in such turmoil over whether…

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For A Successful Relationship – Use These Hints

What’s the key to a successful relationship? Some might think that’s the million dollar question. Sometimes it’s just the simple things, that we easily forget or think are unimportant that  hold the key to a healthy and happy relationship. Read through these 10 helpful tips below on how to make your relationship go the distance.…

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