Without realizing it, mental lists of complaints can start forming in our heads. We often look at the things that our spouse hasn’t done or isn’t doing and get frustrated. Having this mental list doesn’t make us feel positive towards our spouse or our marriage. In fact, if these thoughts continue without being expressed (at the right time and in the right way, of course) … Continue reading A Positive Change
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My last post, MM#2: Lead!, mentions respect. I think it’s inherent in us guys to want respect. We demand it from our little brothers, try to wheedle it out of our big sisters, and expect it from our wife. We breathe it like we do air and, for some of us, it’s even more important than sex. But respect and… Continue reading Manhood Monday #3: Respect the Man!
Marriage Monday Tip #5 Leave a sweet, romantic, or spicy note every now and then for your spouse to find. Have an amazing week!
After writing my article “What Every Wife Loves to Hear” I knew I needed to write one for husbands. In many marriages and relationships the focus usually is on the women. However, men need to hear certain things too. One of the biggest needs a man has is respect. He needs assurance from time to time that he is esteemed in his wife’s eyes. Here … Continue reading What Every Husband Loves To Hear
Marriage Monday Tip #4 Remember your spouse on anniversaries and birthdays: Even a simple note or card can make the day a special one. If you forget, go out of your way to make it up to your spouse. Have a great week! Continue reading Marriage Mondays #4
Happy Mother’s Day dear mothers! May you feel loved, appreciated, and blessed as the world celebrates YOU. Thanks for all you do! Continue reading Celebrating Mom
I didn’t realize it then but I do now. As a parent, I now can understand what my parents had to go through raising my siblings and I. I respect them more than ever now because I can see things through the eyes of a mother. Raising a child/children is no easy task; Parents have to make constant sacrifices which can take its toll. Both … Continue reading You Deserve to Be Recognized
Marriage Monday Tip #3 Don’t let romantic relationships from the past resurface in the present on Facebook or other social media platforms. This jeopardizes the trust in your marriage and can lead to some serious problems. Have a fabulous week! Continue reading Marriage Mondays #3
As a wife, I not only want to be loved by my husband but to also feel cherished. I love it when my husband compliments, touches, and shows me affection in various ways. Every wife loves it when her husband pays attention to her and loves to hear her husband say these words: “You look amazing!” – A wife needs to be reminded that her … Continue reading What Every Wife Loves To Hear
Marriage Monday Tip #2 Show your kids that your marriage is important and also comes before them: When your kids see the devotion and respect you have for each other, their sense of security will increase. Being in a stable home will promote stability for their future families. Have a fabulous week! Continue reading Marriage Mondays #2
Here are 5 important things to discuss with your fiancé before you tie the knot. The Past – Start your marriage with honesty. Be transparent with your soon-to-be spouse. Clear up any problems that has the potential to resurface in the future. Ask each other questions..know who you are marrying. Goals and Ambitions – Respect each other’s goals. Can you support his or her goal … Continue reading 5 Topics to Discuss Before you Marry
Marriage Monday Tip #1: Show respect and admiration for your spouse in a public setting. Here is the beginning of a series that will include a marriage tip every Monday! Please share, like, and follow to keep up with Loftforum! I will still post my usual weekly articles. Have a great week everyone! Continue reading Marriage Mondays #1
We’ve just hit the 200 followers milestone! Thank you for reading and following my blog, friends. Here at loftforum I write short,helpful articles for individuals, wives, husbands, engaged couples, newlyweds and parents. If you would like to see a particular topic discussed on this blog please send me an email at: firstname.lastname@example.org. If you enjoy my blog please share with others! Be encouraged. I look … Continue reading The Journey Continues…
Our words have so much power. We say them and can never take them back. We can never call back the hurt or anger they may have caused. Do we ever really think before we speak? We know we should..but do we ever take that extra step? In those first few years after being married, my husband and I began the lifelong lesson of understanding … Continue reading The Power of Words
I’ve often said that it’s the little things that couples do for each other that counts towards keeping a happy marriage. Of course the big things count too, I wouldn’t refuse to count a weekend getaway to NYC! Doing small things with or for your spouse lets them know that you are thinking about them. Not only that but it makes your relationship stronger. Here … Continue reading 6 Small Habits That Have a Big Impact on Marriage