grieve

638: TAKE TIME TO GRIEVE

“Grief is not a disorder, a disease or a sign of weakness. It is an emotional, physical and spiritual necessity, the price you pay for love. The only cure for grief is to grieve.” —Earl Grollman It’s a topic that’s rarely easy to navigate and yet, we all face it.  Grief.
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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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body image

625: BODY IMAGE ISSUES CAN BE A SERIOUS STRUGGLE

“If we base our self worth on something as ever changing as our bodies we will forever be on an emotional roller coaster of body obsession and shame.” —Chrissy King The topic of body image makes a lot of people feel uncomfortable. It may be hard to talk about because you have an image in…
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kissing challenge

609: THE KISSING GAME: PART 4 — YOUR KISSING CHALLENGE

“That moment when you kiss someone and everything around becomes hazy…” —Never Been Kissed You’ve been exploring what kissing looks like in your marriage. You may have learned more about your own kissing behavior and the things that keep you and your spouse from kissing. You may have also explored what it would take for…
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kissing game

607: THE KISSING GAME: PART 3 — WHAT KEEPS US FROM KISSING

“That’s why no kissing. It’s too intimate.” —Pretty Woman Have you ever stopped and asked yourself what keeps you from kissing your spouse?   Since kissing your spouse does not automatically mean you’ll be ripping your clothes off and jumping into bed together, why don’t you do it more? Why are you not maximizing your…
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the science of a kiss

605: THE KISSING GAME: PART 2 — THE SCIENCE OF A KISS

“I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.” —Bull Durham A psychologist at Butler University found that most folks can recall up to 90% of the details of a first romantic kiss. In fact, most people remembered this experience more vividly than their first sexual encounter. That’s because there is…
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kissing patterns

603: THE KISSING GAME: PART 1 — OUR KISSING PATTERNS

“Hershey’s makes a million kisses a day. I’m just asking for one.” —Anonymous Lips on lips.  That intimate moment means so much, and yet, this intimate moment can change over the years. 
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