A communication sandwich allows you to share what you'd like to see changed in a way that doesn't put your spouse on the defensive. Here's how you can use it.
Here are three things to remember when you don’t feel “in love.”
If you want your marriage to go the distance, it requires a lot more than being in love.
Boring marriages are highly underrated. Here are three reasons a boring marriage can be a good thing.
Not only are weeknight dates best for our calendar, I've come to prefer them. Here are four reasons why.
When it comes to keeping your marriage strong, winning is more about your follow through than your strength going in.
If you want to feel more connected on a daily basis in your marriage, make shared activities a priority. Here are some tips on how to do that.
Maybe you have a friend who’s recently lost a preborn baby. If so, what are some other types of statements to avoid? Here are a few things not to say to someone grieving a miscarriage. ------------- At least... I’d never realized how...
When your feelings direct you away from your spouse, determine to brave marriage ... even if you don't feel like it.
How can you make sure that you pick friends who help marriage? Here are three suggestions of qualities to look for in your close friendships.
We’ve gotten creative in discovering pastimes the entire family can enjoy together. Here are three of our favorite “age-defying” activities.
Like me, do you battle anxiety? If so, here are four practical steps you can take when your feel panicked or overwhelmed.
Whether it’s helping neighbors move, serving in your church, or babysitting for friends, here are five ways helping others strengthens marriage.
What are some ways you and I can grieve the loss of our dreams, especially when the pain and disappointment hurt so profoundly? Here are three suggestions.
Our kids need greater amounts of praise than correction from us. A communication sandwich helps us accomplish this.
As fun as travel can be, it's also sometimes stressful. Here are five marriage survival tips for packing on your next trip.
In a post-miscarriage pregnancy, it can be difficult not to feel fearful. I know from experience. Here are three things that helped me calm fear during mine.
Have you ever had a day gone wrong in your marriage? I have! Here are two practical ways you can rescue, and maybe even prevent, a day gone wrong.
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