dating routine

601: OUT OF YOUR COMFORT ZONE: PART 5 — THE DATING ROUTINE

“Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result.” —Albert Einstein Let’s talk about your dating game as a married couple. Your “recreational intimacy” is the way the two of you spend your time together. Maybe this is an area of your marriage where you can really see an…
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husband wants

591: ROMANCE DEFINED: PART 3 — WHAT YOUR HUSBAND WANTS

“I vow to love you, and no matter what challenges might carry us apart we will always find our way back to one another.” —The Vow Romance is one of those words that is often just thrown around with little understanding of what it means for each person in the relationship. So often you hear,…
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wife wants

589: ROMANCE DEFINED: PART 2 — WHAT YOUR WIFE WANTS

“I’m just a girl, standing in front of a boy asking him to love her.” —Notting Hill Romance has a lot of different definitions. It’s also a word often shaped by the images you see either on the big screen or the little screens you hold all day long. As we go deeper in this…
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romance

587: ROMANCE DEFINED: PART 1 — WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH THIS WORD

“So it’s not gonna be easy. It’s gonna be really hard. We’re gonna have to work at this every day, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, you and me, every day.” —The Notebook Romance. Although it can be tricky for some to define, it’s important…
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finances

585: NAVIGATE THE PANDEMIC TOGETHER: PART 5 — FIGURE OUT YOUR FINANCES

“Stay on top of your finances. Don’t leave that to others.” —Leif Garrett We’ve reached May 2020 and are collectively navigating the pandemic together. There’s so much to “unpack” when it comes to being thrown into a situation where you cannot really leave your house. Although we are all navigating at the same time, how…
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work dynamics

583: NAVIGATE THE PANDEMIC TOGETHER: PART 4 — WORK DYNAMICS

“We cannot accomplish all that we need to without working together.” —Bill Richardson You’ve been navigating your best through what is becoming your “new normal.”  Dealing with this pandemic as either an introvert or an extrovert more than likely has had its challenges. 
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extroverts

581: NAVIGATE THE PANDEMIC TOGETHER: PART 3 — EXTROVERTS

“The best part of being with a group is that you don’t have to do everything alone. You are with your friends.” —Justin Timberlake Extroverts are amazing people.  Now if you are introverted, don’t stop listening. As we all navigate our new normal,  you might just be married to an extrovert and need a little…
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introverts

579: NAVIGATE THE PANDEMIC TOGETHER: PART 2 — INTROVERTS

“Solitude matters and for some people it is the air they breathe.” —Susan Cain As we continue navigating this new normal of life in a pandemic, one of the areas you need to explore is how the introverts and extroverts in your family are handling this time. Each side of this personality dynamic handles things…
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