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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 Covid-19 is Hurting Families

On April 17, 2020, Posted by , In Anger,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Save Marriage,Stress, With Comments Off on How Covid-19 is Hurting Families

Domestic violence is on the rise as families struggle with self-sheltering. (By the way, domestic violence also includes verbal and emotional abusiveness; it’s more than physical abuse.) Fear, worry, concern, loss, financial stress, close quarters, and more, are straining families. Here are ways to reduce the pressure and stress on…

Coping With Different Fight Styles

On March 20, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Anger,Avoid Divorce,Communication,Divorce,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Coping With Different Fight Styles

Every married couple – no matter how well they communicate – will have relationship issues at some point in their marriage. However, every disagreement doesn’t have to turn into a fight. It is possible to diffuse an argument and literally stop a fight in its tracks. How do you deal…

The Secret to a Happy Blended Family

On February 28, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on The Secret to a Happy Blended Family

Remarrying when you have kids presents unique challenges. Not only do you need to learn how to live with your new spouse, but also how to live with your step kids- if any. You need to put in work to turn your new family into a cohesive blended family. But,…

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…