21 Tiny Moments Of Pure Joy You Can Only Experience In A Happy, Healthy Relationship

  1. When your significant other mentions the future as if it’s assumed that you’ll still be together and the reassurance that they’re just as committed as you are is more comforting than a warm, snuggly blanket on a frigid day. 2. When your boyfriend or girlfriend compliments the feature or personality trait you’re kind of insecure about and you realize that you really are beautiful just as you are in their eyes. 3. When they comment that you look … Continue reading “21 Tiny Moments Of Pure Joy You Can Only Experience In A Happy, Healthy Relationship”

Was There Life Before Technology?

I remember when I received my first cell phone. The year was 2005, and the phone was a Nokia 3120. It was silver and white, with the buttons and screen uncovered for quick access. I begged my mother for a phone, any type of phone. Granted, it was not a Motorola RAZR as I had yearned for, but it was a phone nonetheless. I could still text, call, and feel ever so adult. I would call my friends after school, … Continue reading “Was There Life Before Technology?”

What Will Eventually Happen After You Get Married. See Details!

This is another  time to bust out another cold, hard truth The point of marriage is not happiness. The point of marriage is growth. The key to becoming a truly successful couple is to take action and expand your comfort zone. Marriage is what Dr. David Schnarch, author of the book Passionate Marriage, calls a “Human Growth Machine.” And Finkel also posits that, in our world, “a new kind of marriage has emerged, one that can promote self-discovery, self-esteem, and … Continue reading “What Will Eventually Happen After You Get Married. See Details!”

A Cheat Sheet for Happily Ever After: Premarital Conversations that will Strengthen Your Relationship!

Five areas of relationships that make couples successful; in other words, a cheat sheet for happily ever after. Set aside time for each other every single day Create a ritual, such as a daily stress-reducing conversation, at the beginning or the end of the day for just the two of you. Successful couples intentionally create time for each other and invest in one another on a daily basis, and you can start doing that in the premarital stages. If you’re … Continue reading “A Cheat Sheet for Happily Ever After: Premarital Conversations that will Strengthen Your Relationship!”