Has your marriage or other relationships been affected by social media/modern devices? Are there any rules that couples can implement in their home about such devices/media to keep “connected” with each other? I would love to hear your responses! Please share in the comment box below. Continue reading Is Social Media a Poison to Healthy Marriages?
Why is complimenting your spouse an important element of having a successful marriage? 1. Intimacy Stays Ignited – After some time, couples can take each other for granted. Giving compliments lets a spouse know that what they are doing or how they look is being noticed. Giving a simple or poetic compliment can work to keep the passion aflame. 2. Appreciation – When someone feels … Continue reading Why Do Compliments Matter?
When my husband and I held our first marriage seminar, “Marriage: The Bliss Never Ends”, we asked the attending men what they saw as “romance” from their wives. While not all men are the same, there are certain things that a husband generally likes to have within his marriage. Here are some of the answers that were shared. 1. Flirting What are some reasons for … Continue reading 4 Things A Husband Needs
What was the best marriage advice or quote that has helped you the most? Reply in the comment box below. Share this question or your favorite article from my site on Facebook and Twitter with friends and family! Let’s talk! Continue reading Your Best Marriage Advice
There are many opinions about what actions or behaviors show love. Share yours in the comment box below! Think: What do you do that makes your spouse feel loved? What does your spouse do that makes you feel loved? Continue reading How Do You Show Love?
“Why can’t women just say what they mean?” Many men have asked this question. Why does it seem that women say one thing but mean something else? This causes frustration, anger, and sometimes tears. The truth is that while men use a very direct form of communication, women use many forms of indirect communication. She may give clues/hints, not express the full truth, or say … Continue reading Why Can’t Women Say What They Mean?
Have you ever counted how many times you looked at yourself in a mirror during the course of any given day? Have you ever stopped to look at yourself? I mean REALLY look, not a glance..a LOOK. No doubt you may think about how you wish this were different, maybe that your nose wasn’t that big, or that your brows were more full, or even … Continue reading Reflections
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One of the most romantic days of the year is quickly approaching. It is one of those days that I get excited about. My husband and I like to celebrate our love on this day…and not only on this day but on various days scattered throughout the year. We like to have fun, laugh, try new things and make memories together.… Continue reading Celebrate Your Love
Is sex important? Absolutely! Marital sex is one of the most important part of our lives! Yet, we don’t talk about it as often as we should. People tell jokes about it, love to see it in movies, or read explicit scenes in books but hardly talk about the appropriate kind of sex. Why is that? Sex is everywhere. I can’t tell you how many … Continue reading Appropriate Sex
Your opinion please! Take a brief moment to answer the question below. All answers are anonymous and appreciated. Thank you for your responses and support! Continue reading When is the Argument Over?
One of the things that we as human beings struggle with on a daily basis is time. It seems to be our enemy..it just keeps on going while we’re not looking. Many couples desire to invest their time into their marriage but just don’t know how to do so. With young children, job schedules, errands, or all three combined it just seems impossible. Regardless of … Continue reading How To Make Time For Your Spouse
When a married couple has spent many years together it can be hard to find the time to spend cultivating their relationship. Both are usually busy with work, parenting and other tasks. While I love date nights and I think they are important, sometimes you need more than just a few hours alone. Planning a getaway for just you and your husband is a perfect … Continue reading Zero In
Do you ever wonder why it’s important to be your husband’s best friend? Here are some reasons why. A fulfilling marriage A happy relationship A great love life A loving and full relationship requires both husband and wife to be completely open and honest with each other. There should nothing about each spouse that the other doesn’t know. A husband should know everything there is … Continue reading A Great Love Life
I love new years, new beginnings, newborns, new everything. In fact, there’s hardly anything that’s new that I don’t like. Before a new year begins, one of the things that my husband and I do is talk about goals for the new year. Not resolutions, but realistic goals that we’d like to work on in our marriage. We ask each other what we’d like to … Continue reading Happy New Year!
There’s a saying that I heard all the time as a child. “You never miss the water until the well runs dry.” In other words, you don’t appreciate what you have until it’s gone or taken away. In many modern marriages this seems to be the case. While I do not wish anyone’s husband to be “taken away”, I do feel that it is important … Continue reading Treasure