Tame Relationship Tension by Doing THIS…

Gina and Scott have begun to avoid each other. This is pretty sad for a married couple who claim to love and care about one another, but it’s what has happened. The tension started a few months ago…  Gina is head of the human resources department for a thriving company. Scott has a good job, but […]

“Turn the Car Around!” 4 Things to Do if Your Marriage is Headed for Divorce

A relationship can be a lot like taking a road trip. You start out excited and eager. You and your partner are thrilled to be together. You hang on one another’s every word and you truly have fun and plenty of passion together. At some point, the trip becomes a little routine. You’ve passed about […]

“She won’t have sex anymore! Is this a good reason to breakup?”

John can hardly remember what it feels like to be sexually intimate with his wife Cindy. He has a vague recollection of how wonderful it is to kiss her passionately and have her kiss him eagerly in return. Unfortunately, it’s been far too long since even that has happened. Over the course of their marriage, […]

4 Keys to Cope with a Crisis Together

Crises happen. No matter how wonderful your life is, there are times when unexpected and unwanted events occur and throw off everyone involved. It might be a health crisis that lands you, your partner or another family member in the hospital. It could be a natural disaster like a tornado or earthquake that knocks out […]

9 Nag-Free Ways to Get More Follow Through in Your Relationship

The last thing Kristen wanted was to be that stereotypical wife who pesters her husband again and again and again. But, unfortunately, that’s what she feels like. Kristen’s husband, Pete, is a fun and loving guy. When he’s not at work, he fills his time with golf, running, paint ball, cycling and more. This active […]

The Top 10 Ways to De-fuse an Argument

Even in the happiest, most harmonious relationships, there are bound to be disagreements from time to time. When you and your partner are also stressed out, tense, tired, strained or otherwise not at your peak, a small disagreement can turn into an argument. What can be deadly for a love relationship or marriage is not […]

Relationship Communication Advice to Guide You and Your Partner Beyond Blame

When you feel angry, resentful or hurt and you want to talk with your partner, being understood and listened to is probably important to you. If the situation directly involves your mate, you most certainly want to feel like your words are being heard and listened to with respect. You probably want to move closer […]

5 Trends That Can Kill Your Marriage

If there’s one common question we hear from people who have ended their marriages (or their partners ended them), it’s this… “Is there anything I could have done differently to save my marriage?” We’ve discovered that it’s not what you do at the last minute when your marriage’s in big trouble that makes a  difference… […]