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Aging Gracefully Together

On May 3, 2019, Posted by , In Common Marriage Problems,Happy Marriage,Terminal Illness, With Comments Off on Aging Gracefully Together

Every happily married couple dreams of growing old together. They look forward to spending their sunset years doing things that they never had time for when they were younger, like taking leisurely walks and watching the sunset. But growing old together is not as effortless as it seems. Getting older…

When Your Spouse is Angry All the Time

On April 26, 2019, Posted by , In Anger,Common Marriage Problems,Emotional & Spiritual Abuse, With Comments Off on When Your Spouse is Angry All the Time

Anger is contagious, which makes being married to someone who is angry all the time very difficult. It takes a lot of effort to not react emotionally to the other person’s anger and avoid becoming an angry person yourself. It’s also difficult to be compassionate towards an angry partner. And…

From Tolerance to Acceptance

On April 19, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication, With Comments Off on From Tolerance to Acceptance

Tolerance alone is not a strong enough foundation for a happy marriage; it must be coupled with acceptance and understanding. Therefore, if you truly want successful marriage, one of your marriage goals should be to move from tolerating each other’s weaknesses and flaws to true acceptance and understanding. Tolerance means…

Is Your Marriage on the Right Track?

On April 11, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Common Marriage Problems,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Is Your Marriage on the Right Track?

Even healthy relationships require an audit every now and then. This helps the couple to identify sore spots in their marriage and make changes where necessary. At the very least, couples should evaluate their marriages every three months. With open communication, an evaluation can take as little as 30 minutes….

Listen More

On March 29, 2019, Posted by , In Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Listen More

Everyone with a healthy functioning auditory system, hears. But not all who hear listen. Hearing engages the ears. Listening engages the mind and heart. Hearing is a physical process but listening is an act of love. The Truth About Listening If most people improve their listening skills they could have…

Communicate: Say What You Mean

On March 21, 2019, Posted by , In Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Communicate: Say What You Mean

Do you sometimes struggle to say what you mean to your spouse? Well, you’re not alone. Many married people struggle with this aspect of communication in marriage. They know what they want to say but they don’t have the tools to express their views, desires, needs, and feelings clearly and…

Are You Willing to do Whatever it Takes?

On March 8, 2019, Posted by , In Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Save Marriage, With Comments Off on Are You Willing to do Whatever it Takes?

You might be one of those people who never thought in a million years your relationship would be on life support and you would find yourself in the “save marriage” category. Couples long for a marriage that lasts a lifetime. But unfortunately for many, once the honey moon phase passes, things…

Don’t Let Familiarity Kill the Romance

On March 1, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication, With Comments Off on Don’t Let Familiarity Kill the Romance

After many years of being married, it’s natural for a husband and wife to become very familiar with each other. And if they’re not careful, this familiarity creates mindless routine, which leads to boredom, which creates a romance “rut.” Choose To Be Romantic One of the beautiful things about romance…

Is It Ever Okay to Talk to Your Friends About Your Marriage Problems?

On February 22, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Common Marriage Problems,Happy Marriage,Marriage Counseling, With Comments Off on Is It Ever Okay to Talk to Your Friends About Your Marriage Problems?

If your marriage is in trouble, then you know how difficult it is to find someone you can trust. This is why  married people often feel isolated and alone in their marriage problems. And, to make it even worse, sometimes when you are having marriage problems, your partner is the…

Seven Habits of Happily Married Couples

On February 8, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Seven Habits of Happily Married Couples

Do you ever wonder what happy couples do keep their marriages thriving? Happily married couples are constantly doing little things to nurture their marriages. They have certain habits that enable them to survive the rough patches in their marriages with little or no damage to their relationships. Here are the…