Are you married to your cell phone or me?

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Photo Credit: Essence Magazine Per Pew Research, 90% of all people on earth have a mobile phone. So to bring that statistic closer to home, in most marriages, both spouses have a cellphone. So it is fair to say that […]

Stand Your Ground in Marriage

When you marry, you inherit your spouse family. This includes all the dynamics that comes along with in-laws. Some in-laws are hands off but then there are some in-laws that fully involved in their child marriage. How do you handle […]

Ways to improve Nonverbal communication in marriage

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Nonverbal communication make up 55% of communication. Your nonverbal communication can be positive or negative just like the words you speak in your marriage. Believe it or not, you are talking to your spouse even when your mouth isn’t moving. […]

Listening in Marriage

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To have effective communication, you must be able to listen to what your spouse is saying. Yes you “hear” them but are you truly listening? Active listening is a learned art. Poor listening skills lead to the breakdown in communication […]

31 Day Challenge to improve communication in marriage

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Communication is a process. The process of sharing yourself, your ideas, and your thoughts with someone is the basis of communication. The tricky part about communication, which most people, especially couples, fail at is communicating in a way that the […]

What the movie Happy Feet taught me about marriage

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I know, I know, I’m so late in watching the movie Happy Feet. I don’t know why I didn’t watch it when it came out but I watched it last night. Happy Feet was a good feel good movie but […]

How to ask your spouse out on a date

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Dating your spouse seems like a simple thing to do but for some its hard to even talk about dating with their spouse. The day to day tasks leave you tired, disgusted and  broke sometimes but when it comes to […]