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The Truth Behind the Seven-Year Itch

On September 18, 2020, Posted by , In Adultery,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems, With Comments Off on The Truth Behind the Seven-Year Itch

In 1955, the world was introduced to the seven-year itch; it was the title of the film starring Marilyn Monroe and Tom Ewell. Skip this part if you’re not a fan of spoilers because we’re about to introduce the movie briefly. See, the film revolved around Monroe’s attempts at seducing…

Dealing With Your In-laws After You’re Married

On September 11, 2020, Posted by , In Common Marriage Problems,Happy Marriage, By ,, , With Comments Off on Dealing With Your In-laws After You’re Married

A common problem that couples face during their marriage involves in-laws. Whether a couple has just gotten hitched or has been together for several years, they’ll likely have an issue with at least one in-law at some point in their marriage.  The problem could be as simple as an in-law…

How Necessary Are Emotional Boundaries In Relationship?

On August 21, 2020, Posted by , In Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on How Necessary Are Emotional Boundaries In Relationship?

When people hear the word “boundary,” they feel like they’re being limited from doing things they want to do. That’s understandable since it defines where things start and end. As “limiting” as boundaries may seem, looking at it from a different perspective can do wonders for your relationship.  Boundaries can…

How To Have More Compassion In Your Marriage

On August 7, 2020, Posted by , In Common Marriage Problems,Save Marriage, With Comments Off on How To Have More Compassion In Your Marriage

Imagine a world without compassion. What do you see?  Are people happy?  Do they enjoy their relationships?  Do they have meaningful conversations with their partners?  Do marriages last? Without compassion, people have no consideration for how their actions make others feel. In a world without compassion, being right is more…

Four Mindset Shifts For A Happy Marriage

On July 31, 2020, Posted by , In Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Happy Marriage, By , , With Comments Off on Four Mindset Shifts For A Happy Marriage

We’ve all heard that if we want our marriage to be happy and last a lifetime, we need to work on ourselves.  When we don’t work on our issues, we tend to project them onto our partner. Our baggage makes us nitpick about the littlest of things, making it difficult…

Is Everything Okay, Honey?

On May 22, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication, With Comments Off on Is Everything Okay, Honey?

Supporting each other through tough times is perhaps one of the most important parts of marriage. But being a supportive wife or husband doesn’t always come naturally. It’s easy to feel helpless when your partner is  suffering and you don’t know what you can do to ease that suffering. Here…

Asking for Personal Space from your Spouse

On May 16, 2020, Posted by , In Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Asking for Personal Space from your Spouse

Personal space and privacy are an important part of a healthy marriage. It’s hard to have a healthy marriage when your entire lives revolve around each other and your kids. However, it’s also challenging to tell your spouse you want some alone time without hurting their feelings or getting into…

How to Have a Romantic, Dinner Date at Home

On May 9, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems, With Comments Off on How to Have a Romantic, Dinner Date at Home

Food is one of the greatest pleasures. Some of us enjoy trying new and exciting foods, while others would rather enjoy their favorite foods. When dating, your partner’s favorite food is one of the first things you find out about him or her. You discover most of this information by…

Dealing with a Spouse’s Job Loss

On May 1, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Anger,Avoid Divorce,Balancing Work And Family,Common Marriage Problems, With Comments Off on Dealing with a Spouse’s Job Loss

Unemployment is one of the main causes of marital problems and divorce, because it is very demoralizing for your husband or wife to be laid off from work. Most homes today rely on two incomes to make ends meet, so when one income is lost it can place a lot…

How To Make Life At Home Less Stressful During Covid-19

On April 24, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems, With Comments Off on How To Make Life At Home Less Stressful During Covid-19

Life at home is stressful these days as millions of families self-shelter to stay safe from COVID-19. But is there anything you can do to make it a little bit easier (and by “easier” I mean not lose your sanity)? Yes! It’s pretty simple, actually. Be considerate (1 Peter 3:7)….