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Quote of the Week

“Negative thinking is one of the major risk factors that determines whether or not a marriage even survives”                                             … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“Love is a way of thinking.  Love is a way of behaving.  Love is a choice.”                                                 … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“Relationships blossom when sacrifice takes the place of selfishness.”                                                               … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“The goal in marriage is not to think alike, but to think together.”                                                       … Continue reading

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What I’d Tell My Younger Self About Marriage

It was 31 years ago today that Mark and I promised to love one another for better or for worse. Of course, we had absolutely no idea what those words would mean from a practical perspective. If I had to go … Continue reading

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Do You Need To Forgive Over A Dozen Times A Day?

What about you? Do you need to up your forgiveness quota? 

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Want To Take Heather’s Marriage Challenge?

Hello Jill, After reading No More Perfect Moms, I decided to present a challenge to some dear friends: Go a whole month with out saying or doing anything negative towards our husbands. I’m personally in the habit if rearranging the … Continue reading

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How Do You Make Date Night Happen?

Wife first. Mother second. Internalizing that statement has taken me most of the nearly 30 years I’ve been a mom. A mom’s knee-jerk response is to put the kids before the marriage.  After all…your child needs you to care for … Continue reading

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What’s Your Magnifying Glass Focused On? 6 Steps To Better Relationships

One of the things I remember about being at my grandpa’s house was a magnifying glass that he kept on the table beside his chair.  It was a heavy duty lens and I loved positioning it over different items and … Continue reading

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Marriage Monday: You CAN Change Your Feelings!

Today we’re hearing from a favorite 2013 Hearts at Home workshop speaker: Shaunti Feldhahn. Shaunti’s newest book, The Surprising Secrets of Highly Happy Marriages, is a wonderful resource for couples.  This is an excerpt from the book! ******************************************************************* Think back … Continue reading

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