What a Husband Needs From His Wife: 5 Essential Things

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What does a husband need from his wife? The answer to this question is complicated. After all, humans are complex people, and each individual is even more uniquely complex. Emotionally, physically, and spiritually, men differ from one another in a myriad of ways. So what a husband needs from his wife will vary from one man … Read more

48 Questions to Ask Before Getting Married – Essential Things to Talk About Together

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So, you’re thinking of getting engaged. Chances are, you already know your intended spouse pretty well, but have the two of you talked about everything? I’m talking those really meaningful, deep life questions. Do you know your partner’s opinions, values, and thoughts, especially on important issues? There are a lot of questions to ask before … Read more

5 Boundaries in Marriage That Will Strengthen Your Relationship

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Should you have boundaries in marriage?  100% yes. All relationships demand boundaries for optimal success and health.  While the word boundaries can sound a bit intimidating, they actually serve a major purpose in a marriage or relationship. Indeed, boundaries should be present in all of our interpersonal relationships, not just our romantic ones.  And as … Read more

Why Friendship in Marriage is Important: 7 Ways to Keep it Strong

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Friendship in marriage is one of the major principles in a loving, successful marriage. Yes, romance is important, but friendship is at the heart of a good, happy marriage. So how do you keep your friendship with your spouse strong? We’ve got some ideas about this essential relationship concept.  Should Your Spouse Be Your Best … Read more

20 Cozy Stay At Home Date Night Ideas for Married Couples

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You know your marriage needs regular date nights to be its strongest and most fulfilling. But sometimes, you just don’t feel like going out. Or maybe circumstances prevent you from doing so. For whatever reason, whether money is tight or you don’t have a babysitter, or, you know, you just don’t like being around people, … Read more

10 Marriage Goals To Set for a Stronger, Closer Relationship

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When it is the end of the year, traditionally, it is time to make those New Year’s resolutions. But the idea of resolutions can sometimes feel fleeting–temporary. I’ve got a new take on it. Instead of resolutions, I propose that you set some marriage goals with your spouse. Resolutions can be broken, or you may … Read more

10 Best Marriage Podcasts for Couples to Listen to in 2020

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In this post we feature the best relationship podcasts and best marriage podcasts out there for couples.  I’ve been behind the times. It’s only in the last year or so that I’ve started listening to podcasts, but let me tell you. I’M HOOKED. There are so many incredible podcasts out there covering every topic under … Read more

150 Unique Questions for Married Couples

Whether you’re tired of making the same old small talk, or simply looking to spice up your next date night, consider trying out some of these great conversation starters for couples. We’ve got 150 questions for married couples to ask one another.  In a long term relationship or marriage, sometimes you run out of things … Read more