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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)….

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…

Telling Your Spouse You’ve Changed Your Mind About Having Kids

On April 10, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems, With Comments Off on Telling Your Spouse You’ve Changed Your Mind About Having Kids

When people are getting married the conversation around whether or not to have kids can take many forms: Agreeing to wait a while before having kids Agreeing to have kids immediately Deciding not to have kids Agreeing to decide later whether or not to have kids This marriage advice for…

Loving Kindness

On April 3, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Loving Kindness

How often do you go out of your way to be kind to your partner? When everyday responsibilities become stressful, little acts of kindness from a spouse can make difficult times easier to handle. In fact, kindness is a great way to show love and affection for your partner and…

Self Confidence Makes Your Marriage Better

On March 27, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Self Confidence Makes Your Marriage Better

All healthy relationships and marriages go through hard times. However, marriage problems are not an indication of the couples’ abilities or lack thereof and should never be taken as such.  Couples’ should never tie their self pride to the success of their relationship. It takes two self confident people to…

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…

When Your Partner Accuses You of Infidelity

On March 13, 2020, Posted by , In Adultery,All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems, With Comments Off on When Your Partner Accuses You of Infidelity

Accusations of infidelity between spouses are more common that you’d think. This is because it is very easy for spouses to mistake fizzling romance, lack of attention from their spouses and other marital problems for signs of infidelity. Sadly, false accusations of infidelity made in anger or jest have ended…

Commitment, Not Love, is What Makes a Strong Marriage

On March 6, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems, With Comments Off on Commitment, Not Love, is What Makes a Strong Marriage

Love alone is not enough for a long-lasting and happy marriage. This is not to say that it is not an important; a marriage still needs some passion to succeed. However, there’s more to love and marriage than passion. One very important aspect of marriage that is often overlooked by…

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…