We read about love, watch movies about love, popular songs are about love, and we even devote a holiday to love.
But do we really know how to love?read more
How Do You React When Your Spouse “Messes UP”?
In various ways your spouse has let you down in the past and, at least periodically, will disappoint you in the future. And, frankly, you have and will let them down as well. We all make mistakes!read more
Is sugar hurting your marriage? It was trying to harm mine! Do you have a sweet-tooth? Do your breakfast cereals come in two varieties (pre-sweetened and “post-sweetened”)? Can you sometimes relate a bit too easily to the “Buddy the Elf diet”? I had such...read more
…let me suggest a gift that you can give that will be more important than other gifts you will give this holiday season – the gift of increased love for your spouse? Allow me to explain…read more
“Frustration often stems from unmet expectations. This is especially true in family life where both frustration and expectations can abound. Regardless of the stage of your family, it is likely you had or still have high aspirations for your loved ones. And why shouldn’t you?read more
While unhappy marriages may be unhappy for a variety of reasons, happy marriages have at least one trait in common. Simply put, in successful marriages both the husband and the wife prioritize their marriage. With never ending to-do lists and distracting technology,...read more
We all know we should exercise regularly. For those of you already in the habit of exercising, you know that you have more confidence, feel happier, and have more energy when you take time to be active. However, did you know that exercise provides benefits to your...read more
The seeds of marital failure are often planted prior to the wedding day. How do our expectations for marriage influence our actual marital satisfaction? In this article Dr. Rob discusses two common – yet deadly- expectations that individuals bring into their marriage.read more
Between orchestra concerts, soccer and baseball games, and end of school year activities, we were constantly on the go during the month of May. Is the month of May like that for any of the rest of you? While we love our children and want to support them, months like...read more
The Verdict When you were first married, you kissed your spouse more often (and longer) than you do now. Your Sentence Read this brief article and be willing to do the homework (best homework ever). Warning #1 If you haven't yet been married for a year, this article...read more