express your love

637: EXPRESS YOUR LOVE

“Love is not what you say. Love is what you do.” —Anonymous You can’t get away from hearts, flowers, chocolates, and roses this time of the year. All the focus for those are on one single day, February 14th.  In the past, we have lamented about all the pink and red to focus on this…
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Valentine's Day

14 FUN VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT IDEAS FOR MARRIED COUPLES

Did you know that every year over 50 million roses are given for Valentine’s Day? If you want your spouse’s gift to feel as unique as THEY are… you may want to consider something other than candy and flowers. Feeling stumped?
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comparison

636: COMPARISON IS DANGEROUS

“Every minute you spend wishing you had someone else’s life is a minute spent wasting yours.” —Anonymous You’re scrolling through Instagram and see pictures of your friends having this romantic date night. In that moment you wonder why you’re not experiencing the same. Or maybe you’ve been out to a restaurant and seen a wife…
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words you speak

633: THE WORDS YOU SPEAK

“Words are free. It’s how you use them that can cost you.” —Anonymous Words are very important in our lives. Sometimes you may not think about the impact of the words you speak when it comes to your spouse.  Every word that you speak begins as a thought in your head which means that no…
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kick-start

631: KICK-START YOUR NEW YEAR

“No one can go back in time and change what has happened so work on your present to make yourself a wonderful future.” —Anonymous New year, new beginnings to focus on. It’s a natural thing to do as you look at the possibilities for the upcoming year.  Every year has its challenges, some years (like…
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holiday conversations

628: NAVIGATE THOSE HOLIDAY CONVERSATIONS

“Sharing your feelings is NOT a sign of weakness. It shows that you have the STRENGTH to trust someone completely.” —Sanjeev Bantra December is a busy month for most people. Of course, this year it may look a little different. But different doesn’t mean it’s any less emotionally charged. In fact, it may be more…
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christmas shopping

627: CHRISTMAS SHOPPING

“Christmas is about giving. Be outrageously generous. Have fun, enjoy the process… then keep it up all year.” —Dave Ramsey Christmas.  It shows up on the calendar every year on December 25th. It’s filled with Christmas trees, lights, ornaments, stockings, and gifts. 
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EXPRESS APPRECIATION

626: EXPRESS APPRECIATION

“A person who feels appreciated will always do more than expected.” —Anonymous Appreciation is in the air. Focusing on being thankful impacts you and your spouse.  It’s important to acknowledge the good things that have and are happening in your marriage. The things that your spouse does for you, for your family, for your lives…
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