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Making Memories

Making Memories

Making Memories It's our memories that make us,' - this is the first line of Requiem for a Beast a picture book for older children and young adults. Though the book was in that case talking about indigenous people of Australia, in a sense it's the same...

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Sex As a Bargaining Tool

Sex As a Bargaining Tool

Sex As a Bargaining Tool What would cause you to withhold sex from your spouse? In Kenya that is just what some women are doing, withholding sex from their husbands with the aim of getting their support to help solve the problem which has arisen in the...

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Dealing with Stress in Marriage

Dealing with Stress in Marriage

Dealing with Stress in Marriage Here are some more tips to help you deal with stress in your marriage and your life. Spend time each day deliberately not thinking about the negatives and what is wrong with your marriage or life, but look for 1-3 positives...

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When They Won't Say Anything

When They Won't Say Anything

When They Won't Say Anything It can be deeply frustrating to be married to someone that keeps everything to him or herself. It can be a particular sore spot if they keep a tight lid on what's bothering them and choose only to share those things that they...

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Solutions in the Bedroom

Solutions in the Bedroom

Solutions in the Bedroom Other options for trying to stop or decrease snoring include setting up a humidifier in the room. Let me say on this, that if you have wallpaper, it doesn't work well but strips it off. We had one when our daughter was young because...

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Causes of a Sexless Marriage

Causes of a Sexless Marriage

Causes of a Sexless Marriage There are more of them out there than we might think. Long time married people who are living a sexless marriage. While a loving marriage may be had without sex, I am sure that many will agree with me when I say that sex and...

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The Art of Holding Hands

The Art of Holding Hands

The Art of Holding Hands Holding hands is for young unmarried couples , right? Actually, holding hands can convey so much, both to your partner and to the world around you. Married couples should make a point to continue to hold hands through all phases...

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Our Not So Irreconcilable Differences

Our Not So Irreconcilable Differences

Our Not So Irreconcilable Differences Yesterday my husband and I celebrated our tenth anniversary. Over dinner he asked if it's been everything I hoped it would be. My honest answer was, "Yes, and it gets better every year." Trust me, we've had our differences,...

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Marriage Advice: Don't Go To Bed Angry

Marriage Advice: Don't Go To Bed Angry

Marriage Advice: Don't Go To Bed Angry Not going to bed angry sounds great in theory, but in the middle of a knockdown, drag-out fight or extended silent treatment, going to bed is a welcome escape. Falling asleep is another matter. Anger erodes relationships;...

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How to Compromise

How to Compromise

How to Compromise Compromise is not the easiest thing in the world to do. For those of us who are married - well, compromise sounds pretty on paper, but when you're both stubborn, set in your ways - coming to an agreement may seem easier said than done....

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