Be honest and open about your feelings. Were you hurt or became angry with something your spouse said? Let them know in a respectful manner. Continue reading Marriage Monday Tip #18
About a week after returning from our honeymoon in Paris, my father unexpectedly passed away. Then within the space of 5 years both of my husbands’ parents passed away as well. While we grieved for our parents, we clung to each other and became emotionally hardened at having experienced so many losses in such a short space of time. From these experiences, we decided that … Continue reading It’s Just Too Short
Send her flowers 🌺 “just because “. Let her see that you don’t always need a special occasion to show your love. Continue reading Marriage Monday Tip #17
It’s been a few years of marriage. Responsibilities and expectations start to take over your lives. You and your spouse love each other but don’t get to spend time alone like you used to. Sound familiar? Keeping up with your spouse through changes and character growth can certainly benefit your marriage. Think about how well you know your husband or wife. Do you know their: … Continue reading Keep Up!
Hold hands whenever you can. Whether you are driving, watching a movie, or just near each other a simple touch can go a long way. Continue reading Marriage Monday Tip #16
Summer is almost over. Don’t let it go by without spending time alone with your spouse. Here are some ideas: Have fun together – Do something that makes you both laugh. Whether it is playing a game, watching a movie, or cooking dinner giving off that positive energy makes your spouse want to be around you. Hobby Time – Find a hobby or interest you … Continue reading 4 Ways To Connect With Your Spouse
Avoid complaining or talking negatively about your spouse on the workplace or anywhere else. Doing this can harm the trust levels you both have and can have undesirable effects. Enjoy your week! Continue reading Marriage Monday Tip #15
“Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.” 1 Corinthians 13:4-7 ESV Continue reading Love
For husbands, your wife wants you to listen to her. Just listen. Share these Marriage Monday Tips and help make someone’s marriage better today! Continue reading Marriage Monday Tip #14
We want our marriages to last a lifetime. Yet, after some years of marriage small things that can have lasting impacts creep in: mistrust, less communication, or infrequent sex. How can you protect your marriage from the hurt that these problems bring? 1. Spend time regularly with your spouse – There’s no better way to connect with your spouse than to spend time alone with … Continue reading 9 Ways to Protect Your Marriage
Be playful: laugh and joke around with each other. Have a fabulous Monday! Continue reading Marriage Monday Tip# 13
Scenario: You and your fiancé are about to get married. You both ask an older couple that you know out to dinner so that you can ask them a few questions about their marriage. You want their advice and want to know what has made their marriage an admirable one. What would you ask them? Please share in the comment box below! Continue reading Questions
Be a lover-wife, not a mother-wife. Read my article called “Mother-Wife VS. Lover-Wife” for tips on how to break this cycle. Share these tips and help make someone’s marriage better today! Have an amazing week. Continue reading Marriage Monday Tip #12
Did you or someone you know go into a marriage thinking you/they could change certain things about a spouse’s character? What did you see/learn from this kind of situation? What kind of advice would you offer someone else who has thins kind of thinking? Please share below! Continue reading Changes
Dear Readers, My next few posts over the next 2 weeks will be quite short as my family and I are on vacation. We are on a very long road trip that will take us to where my husband was born, explore Mount Rushmore, and visit a couple of other places. Please stop by to see what has been posted and send in comments as … Continue reading I’m on Vacation!