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10 Fun Little Things You Can Do for Your Partner Each...

Life can get busy It’s easy to fail To show your mate love every day It doesn’t cost much, though A deed – “just because” It’s worth it to go out of your way It’s easy to let the grind of everyday life get to you and allow you to be drawn into silly arguments…

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Are You Taking Your Relationship for Granted? It’s ...

Every long-term relationship has the potential to get a little stale after a while. We might think that this happens because we know the other person so well that there aren’t many surprises anymore. But the truth is that things get stale when you take your relationship for granted. Unfortunately, continuing down the path of…

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When You’re Partner Insists They’re Alway...

Few things are more frustrating than having a conversation with someone who thinks they’re always right—especially because that means that they also think you’re always wrong. But it’s even worse when it’s your spouse who thinks they’re always right. No matter how much you try to get them to see your point of view, nothing…

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Is Your Partner Narcissistic? Recognize the Signs and...

Entering a partnership with anybody has its ups and downs. After all, it means two individuals with very different backgrounds, needs, and expectations are joined together in a close relationship. Even if both are the most congenial people, there will be problems to overcome. But what if the problems just seem to mount up, day…

Why Money is One of the Top 10 Reasons Couples Fight ...

Money is power. Money is also one of the top 10 reasons why couples fight. Often, it’s a problem with communication that lies at the base of these fights. If you cannot resolve this issue yourself, you may want to go so far as consider marriage counseling. It is that serious! Never underestimate the ability…

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Why and How Active Listening Skills Can Improve Your ...

Are you a good listener? Even if you think you are, chances are you’re not as good a listener as you may think. Studies have shown that we only remember between 25 and 50 percent of what we hear. Imagine that you’re giving a twenty minute presentation at work. This means your colleagues only really…

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3 Toxic Behaviors That Push People Away & How Yo...

“With a friend like that, who needs enemies?” We’ve all heard this saying before, and many of us have probably been in a toxic friendship or at least had a friend who was… but what if you’re the toxic one? Maybe you don’t even know it! Read on to learn how to recognize if you’re…

A Woman's Guide to Surviving Infidelity Houston TX

A Woman’s Guide to Surviving Infidelity

Did you know that twenty five percent of people admit to having an extramarital affair? That number seems awfully high until you consider than the divorce rate in the United States hovers at a little over fifty percent. However, infidelity is not necessarily grounds for divorce, though an instant separation might have been the advice…

5 Ways Marriage Counseling Can Help Your Relationship, Houston, TX

5 Ways Marriage Counseling Can Help Your Relationship

Just like a therapist can help you even if you don’t think you need help, whether you think your relationship is on the rocks, just going through a rocky patch, or that the sailing has been pretty smooth, marriage counseling can help your relationship. Therapy and counseling are out there to help you understand your…

Couples 5 Ways to Celebrate Your Relationship with Holiday Cheer, Houston, TX

Couples: 5 Ways to Celebrate Your Relationship with H...

With the bustle of holiday shopping, obligatory office parties, waiting in long post office lines, extended family coming to town, and rustling up a festive meal, your relationship can inadvertently get pushed to the sidelines this time of year.   The holidays are all about spending time with your loved ones, but it can be…

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How to Identify & Express Your Needs in a Relati...

Does it feel like something is missing in your relationship? But perhaps you’re not sure how to express this to your significant other in a way that gets results, and doesn’t end up in a fight? Effective communication in relationships is essential for satisfaction and long-term connection. Communication is key, but before you can communicate,…

Disconnected from Your Partner? Learn How to Reconnect

Disconnected from Your Partner? Learn How to Reconnec...

Gabe and Jenny have been married for three years. They understand and care about each other. They know how to make each other laugh.   Gabe has been going back to school to get his PhD for a few years now, butre lately he feels so consumed by his work that it’s difficult to connect…

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5 Things You’re Doing that Cause Marriage Probl...

Jane and her husband, Todd, have been married for 8 years. At first it was easy; they loved working on their home together, cooking for each other, and doing small favors to make each other feel special. Lately they’ve been fighting a lot about chores, finances, and who is supposed to unload the dishwasher. Now,…


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