Communication while Raising Kids – MM #270

Do you find it difficult to find the time to have meaningful talks with your spouse while you are raising kids? Welcome to the club! This is a very common problem. We often hear: “I can’t get a word in edgewise!” “Do you even care anymore? You don’t talk to Read More…

The 22 Minute Date

Are you finding it difficult to spend time together as a married couple? You probably thought that after you married each other, you would have more time, than ever before to enjoy being together. We sure fell for that one! But the sad thing that happens in most marriages is that Read More…

Fish Bowl Conversations

Do you have good conversations with each other as husband and wife? How well do you connect in your “talk time” together? Do you even make it a point to have meaningful talk times together? The goal here is to get the two of you talking to each other. This Read More…

“Just” Talking Together

The comic shown here may be “funny” to some couples —especially those who are engaged or newlywed. There may always seem to be something to talk about together. And there is. But sadly, many couples lose the art of “just” talking together. The dynamics of marriage often leads the way into Read More…

Simple Ways of Connecting Daily in Your Marriage

You take care of everything and everyone else, but do you take care of your marriage relationship? Do you connect with your spouse everyday? You were intentional in connecting together in conversation, spending time together, and such before marriage. If you hadn’t, you probably wouldn’t be married today. But now Read More…

Investing 20 Minutes a Day

Twenty minutes isn’t really a very long time to spend doing something you know is important. This is especially true when you realize that we have 1,440 minutes given to us each day. So, what about investing 20 minutes or so a day of your 1,440 minutes in doing something Read More…

Drifting Back Together

Last time I wrote a blog, asking the question, Drifting Apart? I’d like to expand on that idea a bit more because it has not left my heart. When we drift apart we need to find ways so we’re drifting back together again. As I said in my last blog, when Read More…

22 Minutes to a Better Marriage – MM #17

Do you have 22 minutes to grow a better marriage by dating each other? You may think you don’t have the time to date anymore. You used to date and spend quality time connecting with each other before you married. It was before you had as many responsibilities with “scratching” Read More…