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5 Books for When Your Marriage Sucks

5 Books for When Your Marriage Sucks

If you are in an abusive marriage, this article does not apply. While some of these books might be helpful, it is important that you seek help in the right places and make sure that you and your children if you have them are safe. Focus on the Family has an article with advice for if you are in an abusive marriage. Sometimes it just feels like marriage sucks. It might feel like your life didn’t end up the way…

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Is Your Life Husband Centered?

Is Your Life Husband Centered?

Wow, I have been absent on my own blog for almost two weeks! Summer has gotten busy as it is quickly coming to an end and in all honesty I have been struggling to find anything marriage related to write about. My marriage hasn’t been the perfect example lately, old hurts have resurfaced stronger in my marriage, and we have been struggling once again. I would love to say that this doesn’t happen for us, but I would be lying….

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Getting Married Young

Getting Married Young

I got married when I was 19, my husband was 23. We had been together since before I was 15. We have now been married for almost 12 years. There have been some great times and some REALLY hard times. There have been times when we weren’t sure we were going to stay together, but through it all, we are still here and still working on it. There are lots of people out there who say that you shouldn’t get…

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Sharing a Post From Serving Joyfully

Sharing a Post From Serving Joyfully

Today I wanted to share a blog post written by a woman whose husband is fighting wild fires up in Alaska. I thought this a really interesting article (and links) to read not only because of the things it taught me that I didn’t realize about wild fires and those who work tirelessly to put them out, but also because it shows a wife supporting her husband. She used her blog (which I am guessing is one of her passions)…

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CHALLENGE: Get Your Body Back

CHALLENGE: Get Your Body Back

“Too many of us ladies went to great pains to be attractive to hook the man of our dreams and then, once we reeled him, we let our looks drift out to sea. Unfortunately, when our personal appearance runs amuck on the shores of complacency and laziness, so do our marriages.” (Becoming the Woman of His dreams By Sharon Jaynes). This is one topic most of us don’t like to discuss: the importance of staying physically attractive for our spouse….

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20 Ways to Respect Your Husband

20 Ways to Respect Your Husband

In his book ­Love & Respect, Dr. Eggerichs says, “No husband feels affection toward a wife who appears to have contempt for who he is as a human being. The key to creating fond feelings of love in a husband toward his wife is through showing him unconditional respect.” So, you might be wondering “What if my husband isn’t doing anything to earn my respect?”  Dr. Eggerichs also writes, “There is no justification for a husband to say, ‘I will…

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