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What Makes a Relationship Healthy?

On February 14, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication, With Comments Off on What Makes a Relationship Healthy?

Do you know what a healthy marriage looks like? Most of us know what unhealthy relationships look like. We know that physical abuse, constant conflict and name calling have no place in a healthy relationship. However, it is not enough to know what you don’t want in your relationship. You…

Don’t Wait for Your Partner to Offer Support. Ask for It

On February 7, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Balancing Work And Family,Common Marriage Problems,Communication, With Comments Off on Don’t Wait for Your Partner to Offer Support. Ask for It

One of the many benefits of getting married is finding a friend you can always rely on.Unfortunately, this support isn’t always available–even in a happy marriage. Often you just need to tell your partner just what you need.  Otherwise you’re going to be stuck waiting for them to remember you’re…

Reduce Conflict by Understanding How Your Partner is Wired

On January 10, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Reduce Conflict by Understanding How Your Partner is Wired

Every married couple experiences some sort of personality clash over the course of their marriage. Studies have shown that 68 percent of all conflict in marriage is due to personality differences. Thankfully, with the right marriage advice, couples can learn how to navigate personality differences in marriage and save their…

Say “I Adore You” More Often

On January 3, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Balancing Work And Family,Common Marriage Problems,Communication, With Comments Off on Say “I Adore You” More Often

Let’s face it, everyone likes to be adored. In fact, in marriage it is often not enough to say “I love my husband” or “I love my wife.”  You also need to express your love and regard for your spouse through your actions. Adoration is often a combination of love,…

When Your Partner Can’t Keep Promises

On December 27, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication, With Comments Off on When Your Partner Can’t Keep Promises

Everyone knows that communication in marriage is the secret to a happy and long married life. However, all that communication must be backed by some action otherwise it’s all in vain. If your partner talks a good game but does not come through when you need him, you know exactly…

3 Things Marriage Teaches You About Yourself

On December 20, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication, With Comments Off on 3 Things Marriage Teaches You About Yourself

Ever wondered why married people are healthier, wealthier and happier than single people? It’s probably because marriage is like a mirror. It forces us to see yourself for who you really are. Marriage can bring out the “worst” and the “best” in you. You can’t go through marriage without finding…

What To Do When You Need Time Alone

On November 29, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication, With Comments Off on What To Do When You Need Time Alone

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…

The Right Time to Apologize

On November 22, 2019, Posted by , In Adultery,All Posts,Anger,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication, With Comments Off on The Right Time to Apologize

“Never go to bed angry.” As a married couple, you’ve probably heard this age-old advice many times; it’s one of the most popular pieces of marriage advice. Scientific studies have even shown that there may be some merit to this advice. When you are asleep, your brain is busy reorganizing…

The Real Reason Why Your Partner Complains About Your Hobby

On November 15, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Anger,Avoid Divorce,Balancing Work And Family,Common Marriage Problems,Communication, With Comments Off on The Real Reason Why Your Partner Complains About Your Hobby

There is nothing wrong with having individual interests and hobbies when you are married. It not only allows you to maintain your individuality but also keeps boredom at bay. The trouble begins when hobbies turn into obsessions. When you start spending more time on your hobbies than you spend with…

Creative Ways to Say “I Love You”

On October 18, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Communication, With Comments Off on Creative Ways to Say “I Love You”

When a couple is happily married, “I love yous” abound. In fact, many people use the phrase very casually such as at the end of phone conversations or when separating which causes the “L-word” to lose its intimacy. Thankfully, there are many creative ways to say I love you. In…