money fights

792: MONEY FIGHTS

“There is never a reason to fight about money. Money can always be made but hurtful words can never be taken back.” —Anonymous Is money a source of conflict for you and your spouse? Many couples struggle to talk about finances in the right way.
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feel stuck

791: WHEN YOU FEEL STUCK

“When you feel stuck in life, remember that every obstacle is an opportunity to grow and learn.” —Anonymous At the beginning of your relationship, everything is new and fun. But after some time has passed, you look at your marriage and feel… stuck. 
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APATHY

790: THE GREATEST THREAT TO OUR MARRIAGE IS APATHY

“Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.” —JK Rowling Most people view infidelity as the ultimate threat to marriage. But there’s something far more dangerous because it’s so easy to ignore: apathy.
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hormonal imbalances

789: HORMONAL IMBALANCES

“If you restore balance in your own self, you will be contributing immensely to the healing of the world.” —Deepak Chopra Your body’s internal functions keep you healthy and whole. Hormones help coordinate these functions, such as metabolism, sexual function, mood, and more.  But what about when things get off balance? 
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sex brings you closer

788: WHEN SEX BRINGS YOU CLOSER EMOTIONALLY

“Building relationships is not about transactions—it’s about connections.” —Michelle Tillis Lederman For many spouses, emotional intimacy is a natural precursor to sexual intimacy. It’s understandable. Emotional intimacy is the workhorse of The 6 Pillars of Intimacy® and plays a significant role in helping you strengthen all the other pillars.  But what would happen if you…
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countdown to connection

787: COUNTDOWN TO CONNECTION BY EMBRACING YOUR 6 PILLARS OF INTIMACY®

“Take the first step in faith. You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.” —Martin Luther King Jr. It’s the season of resolutions and goal setting. You probably know what things you want to leave in the past and what you want to continue doing in the future. But until…
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FAVORITE PRESENT

786: YOU ARE MY FAVORITE PRESENT

“The greatest gifts are not wrapped in paper, rather they are wrapped in love.” —Anonymous The stockings are hung by the chimney with care. Packages are wrapped with ribbons and bows. But what if your spouse’s favorite present wasn’t something you could place beneath the tree? Instead, this year, your spouse’s favorite present could be…
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Christmas dates

785: CHRISTMAS DATES TO KEEP THE SPARKLE ALIVE

“Love is a precious gift worth making time for.” —Anonymous Do you feel like there’s no time for dates during the Christmas season?  Plenty of couples put their marriage on pause to focus on family during the holidays. As a result, they end up deeply disconnected by the start of the new year. 
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