I was recently watching the TV show, "Up All Night", a witty comedy about the challenges of parenthood and marriage. In the most recent episode, the main couple's TV goes out in the middle of their dinner. So they decide it will be fun to sit at the actual dining
Marriage isn't always as exciting as when you were first dating. Sometimes it just becomes bland. This doesn't mean that your marriage is in trouble and it doesn't mean that you don't love your spouse anymore, it just means that your marriage isn't as exciting as it used to be.
Here’s a dismal (and all too familiar) scene: husband and wife sit side by side on the couch, TV on, not saying a word. The wife thumbs through an article on her smartphone, occasionally glancing up at the television, and all the while the husband plays a game on his
Communication with couples can be difficult. If you are struggling to communicate effectively with your partner, couples counseling has been proven to support improved communication between couples.10 Tips for Healthy Communication1. Stop focusing on what your partner is doing wrong and focus on what you could be doing differently to
I remember hearing a story once of a couple who went to one scheduled premarital counseling session before their marriage. When the session turned to the topic of intimacy, the counselor just chuckled and said "Oh, you'll figure that out!" and moved onto the next topic. Many of us enter
In marriage and long term relationships, sometimes the passion has faded away until you're simply two people who happen to share a bed and occasionally have sex. Many people seem to consider this normal, but it's a disaster.Fortunately, you can keep this from happening, or if it has happened, you