Money might not be the root of all evil but mixed with marriage it comes damn close.
The notion that love is all one needs in marriage is romantic, but not based in reality.
In reality, regardless of your wealth status, money plays a central role in marriage.
When two become one, some aspects of your life will become difficult to manage.
But, don’t despair, there are ways for you to work together to ensure money issues don’t ruin your marriage….Continue Reading
Has your household come under the spell of marital problems?
The truth is, you’re not alone! When you live under the same roof, some conflict is inevitable and also a normal part of marriage.
All married couples go through periods of highs and lows. Marital problems though arise if there are more lows than highs.
After all, marriage is a difficult relationship and requires adaptability. You might be willing to adapt but have failed to pinpoint the cause of your marital problems.
There are many sources of marital stress. Some common marriage problems include household chores and sexual intimacy.
On the flip side, there are many marital problems which aren’t as easy to identify. So, the question is, how can you pinpoint the often overlooked problems?Continue Reading
How long has it been since you said, “I do” and pledged your love and life to each other?
Six months? Six years? Sixteen years?
In reality, the time you’ve spent together doesn’t matter when the marriage is facing serious problems.
Don’t be the one that insists, “I’m not the one with the problem,”. If there’s an issue in the marriage, the problem belongs to both of you.
Remember, no marriage is exempt from problems. In fact, conflict is a normal part of marriage, but constant conflict is a broken marriage.
However, help is at hand…
In this post, I will help you identify the common causes and warning signs of marriage failure. I will also share workable advice you can apply today to overcome your marriage troubles….Continue Reading
Struggling to cope with living in a sexless marriage? you’re not alone.
Research shows over half of us are unhappy with our sex life. In fact, 51% of us have not had sex in the past month.
Although there is no ideal level of sexual activity, a lack of sex can spell trouble for your marriage. Further statistics suggest couples in sexless marriages are more likely to consider divorce.
Then there’s the devastating effects on your self-esteem. You’re trying your best, but still getting rejected. How long before doubt creeps in?
But don’t lose all hope!
A sexless marriage isn’t the end of the road, a loveless marriage is far more destructive….Continue Reading
The rise of social media has allowed us to stay connected in ways we could never have imagined.
Millions of us use social media to stay in touch, plan events and form new relationships.
One of our favorite pastimes is filling our social feeds with pictures full of our ‘perfect’ lives.
But do social media and relationships work well together?, or is there a dark side that affects our relationships?
Let’s explore further and find out what the research says….Continue Reading
I’m sure you’ll agree marriage is both a rewarding and complicated relationship.
At the start of your relationship you share a deep bond with your partner and it seems the good times will never end.
But something changes that leads you to question where it all went wrong and how you can fix your broken marriage.
Let’s face it, a broken marriage doesn’t appear out of thin air.
Most marriages fail over time and no magic formula exists to reset everything to day zero.
Sometimes, two people fall in love and are a good match until the change in identity from lover to spouse….Continue Reading
Newlyweds hope for a lifetime of love and happiness. You’ve found your soulmate and the excitement of the wedding is over.
It’s time to kick back and enjoy being in love, right? Well, not so fast!
We all hope our marriage will last a lifetime, but hope alone is not enough.
The good news is, all marriages start the same way. With a blank slate, a honeymoon and intense love.
So, before you become lost in your beloved’s eyes, consider this marriage advice for newlyweds….Continue Reading