In order for victory to be achieved, soldiers endure extensive training prior to going into combat. Similarly, in order for a bride and groom to achieve long-term marital success, the two must dedicate time to preparations for their lifetime together. Be it for soldiers or a husband and wife, a plan of action must be devised for continual progress. And, the plan should have built-in flexibility to maneuver through both expected and unexpected twists and … Read more
Perfect honeymoons don’t just happen. They have to be carefully planned.
Where to begin? Talk! Talk! Talk! Talk! Finding out what your mate’s expectations are, and matching them with yours, will make honeymoon planning easy. Here are a few basic questions to ask Do we want to get married in the same place we honeymoon? Destination weddings are growing more popular every day. Marrying in a hotel away from home either alone or with a few friends or family members can save a consider-able amount of … Read more
“We can talk about anything.”……”We’re very open with one another.”……”I can tell him (her) anything.”……How many times have we heard ourselves say this to our family and friends about the person we have decided to marry? It is with much regret, however, that couples whose marriages didn’t make it realize they didn’t talk about the important topics, weren’t open enough on the hot subjects, and hesitated in telling her or him everything on their personal … Read more
One of the most controversial and emotionally charged subjects of daily life between two people are the expected responsibilities within the household. Often delegation of responsibilities evolves, sometimes equitably. However, sometimes one of the partners takes on the larger load.