Category Archives: Marriage Improvement

Real Romance is about Everday Gestures of Love

Romance isn’t just for Valentine’s Day. Couples tend to have all kinds of romantic ideas and gestures before marriage. But to keep a healthy marriage growing, your spouse needs to know and be reminded that you’d marry them all over again. Real Romance is about the Every Day Gestures of Love Real romance is doing … Continue reading Real Romance is about Everday Gestures of Love

Time to Address the State of the Union of Your Marriage

Entering a new decade, I think we all want to embrace it with open arms. To think of it as beginning afresh, our hearts full of optimism. A question my husband and I have been discussing since January 1 is “what do we want the state of our union to be by the time we … Continue reading Time to Address the State of the Union of Your Marriage

Listening is so Hard to Do (Because I really don’t want to!)

Most of us are not very good listeners. We’re too busy thinking of what we are going to say when it’s our turn to speak. All of us could learn better listening skills.  Especially to the one we married. The Need to Become A Better Listener The key to good communication in marriage begins with … Continue reading Listening is so Hard to Do (Because I really don’t want to!)

Catch the Little Foxes That Want to Destroy Your Marriage

Ever feel that you go through the day on autopilot, performing the routine, boring, habitual day-to-day activities? Monotony and familiarity can hijack us from enjoying the joy of the present. If this describes your marriage, it is time to catch these little foxes. At the conclusion of counseling with premarital couples, we offer an opportunity … Continue reading Catch the Little Foxes That Want to Destroy Your Marriage

Take the 15-Minute Marriage Challenge

Do you wish you had more time to spend with your spouse? If you’d like to feel more connected in your marriage, begin by taking the 15-Minute Marriage Challenge . The Fifteen-Minute Marriage Challenge Google the 15-Minute Challenge and you will find it for workouts, reading plans, cleaning, and creating art. Our brains like to … Continue reading Take the 15-Minute Marriage Challenge