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Keeping The Spark Alive

Keeping The Spark Alive

“Long distance never works.” “The seven year itch is real.” “Children always kill romance.” “You can’t have love and a successful career. You have to choose.” Chances are you’ve heard at least one of these statements, or a variation on the theme. One of the most common myths about long-term relationships is that passion is […]

5 Ways To Connect With Your Spouse At The End Of The Day

5 Ways To Connect With Your Spouse At The End Of The Day

A typical scene when my husband gets home from work: I’m trying to finish up transforming ramen and broccoli into something that will pass as “dinner.” Sadly, the kids’ screen time has just expired and they are acting as though they’ve never had the TV shut off before. My husband enters in and my first […]

Some Things You Have Overlooked In Your Marriage

Some Things You Have Overlooked In Your Marriage

It’s no secret that marriage takes a lot of work. Putting someone’s needs before your own and constantly worrying about his or her physical, emotional and mental health can be quite exhausting, but you knew it would be and prepared yourself for it. As the days, months, and years have gone by, you have gotten […]

Rules For A Happy Single-Income Home

Rules For A Happy Single-Income Home

You can expect some ups and downs when it comes to raising a family on one income. But there are also rules to making a single income home run smoothly. And, surprisingly, it has nothing to do with how much you make. So keep these five rules in mind when one partner is financially supporting […]

6 Ways To Allow God To Heal Your Marriage

6 Ways To Allow God To Heal Your Marriage

Misunderstanding and poor communication in a marriage can create rifts in a couple’s stability and faith in one another. Although each couple will inevitably face trying times, there are simple things they can do everyday that will allow God to step in and heal the wounds in their marriage. The following six actions can make […]

What Your Husband Wants You To Change, But Doesn’t Know How To Tell You

What Your Husband Wants You To Change, But Doesn’t Know How To Tell You

Husbands are notoriously bad at communication, especially when it comes to sensitive topics. But the truth is, sometimes they tell their wives exactly what they mean, but their wives just aren’t always listening. How often has your husband said, “Sit down, relax!” or “Stop cleaning and come watch the movie,” or, “Would you quit working […]

20 Ways Men And Women ‘Really’ Want To Be Loved

20 Ways Men And Women ‘Really’ Want To Be Loved

A wife approached her husband with a troubling look and asked, “We’ve been married for 30 years. Do you still love me?” With a deep sigh, the old husband gruffly exhaled, “Woman, I told you that I love you before I married you. If I change my mind, I’ll let you know.” Unfortunately, this man […]

6 Phrases That Secretly Sabotage Your Husband’s Confidence

6 Phrases That Secretly Sabotage Your Husband’s Confidence

You love your husband to death and the last thing you ever want to do is hurt him. He feels the same way about you. However, you might be hurting your husband without realizing it. Take a look at the dangerous phrases below and be conscious of letting them slip out of your mouth. They […]

10 Pieces Of Marriage Advice You Should NEVER Listen To

10 Pieces Of Marriage Advice You Should NEVER Listen To

Marriage isn’t easy. It takes commitment, patience, love and sincere communication. Sometimes a little bit of advice in regards to your marriage can be uplifting and helpful, other times, not so much. Below are some age-old pieces of advice that will surely backfire on your relationship with your spouse. 1. Never go to bed angry […]

12 Things Men Do That Drive Women Insane

12 Things Men Do That Drive Women Insane

Men try to be all suave and cool around women. They try to act all tough and cool, too. A lot of times this works. Afterall, what girl wants a wimpy girly-boy? But there are a lot of things men do that they think are cool that really just drive her insane. 1. Mansplaining Yes, […]