deeper sexual intimacy

784: THE RIGHT QUESTIONS FOR DEEPER SEXUAL INTIMACY

“You have to be willing to ask questions that almost no one else would ask.” —Samantha Bee Talking about sex is a skill. It’s not something you and your spouse are necessarily born with, but it’s an ability you can both develop.
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spending money

783: SPENDING MONEY AT CHRISTMAS

“Probably the reason we all go so haywire at Christmas with the endless, unrestrained and often silly buying of gifts is that we don’t know how to put our love into words.” —Harlan Miller With Thanksgiving in the rearview mirror, it’s full steam ahead for Christmas shopping. The retailers know it. You’re probably inundated with…
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BLESSINGS UPON BLESSINGS

782: BLESSINGS UPON BLESSINGS

“When I started counting my blessings my whole life turned around.” —Willie Nelson There is incredible power in pausing to reflect on the blessings upon blessings you have experienced this year. This is especially true for your marriage. Gratitude shifts the dynamic between you and your spouse.
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vacation sex

781: VACATION SEX CHALLENGE

“The bigger the challenge, the bigger the opportunity for growth.” —Anonymous Vacations are a great time to relax, connect, and recenter as spouses. It’s also an opportunity to strengthen your 6 Pillars of Intimacy® by attempting a vacation sex challenge. 
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GET YOUR MARRIAGE ON

780: GET YOUR MARRIAGE ON THE CALENDAR

“The key is not to prioritize what’s on your schedule, but to schedule your priorities.” —Stephen Covey What’s keeping you from getting your marriage on the calendar? Understandably, November is a busy season. But there are times all throughout the year when prioritizing your marriage takes extra effort. 
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779: WIVES NEED COMMUNITY

“We are more powerful when we empower one another.” —Anonymous Although you and your spouse become “one” on your wedding day, you are still very much individuals. You still need external friendships, support, and community. Often, there’s an assumption that wives always have the community they need.
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gratitude

778: INTENTIONAL GRATITUDE

“Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.” —Eckhart Tolle You and your spouse have the power to cultivate intentional gratitude in your marriage with a few simple actions. 
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variety of positions

777: THERE ARE A VARIETY OF POSITIONS

“Variety is the spice of LOVE.” —Helen Rowland The average couple rotates between just two to four sexual intimacy positions.  While those same few positions might get the job done, they can become boring after many years of marriage. 
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