Too Many Commitments – MM #253

Do you or your spouse find yourselves overly committed to doing things outside of your home? Do you have a hard time saying, “no” to those outside the family who ask you to do things for which, you really don’t have the time? Are you saying, “yes” more times than Read More…

Why Some Spouses Give Up

The following story is a parable meant to be used as an imaging tool. It’s not meant to give a spouse, who is ready to give up on a marriage. It is not an excuse to do so. It can however, give the abandoned spouse a better understanding as to Read More…

Schedules: Be Marriage Minded – MM #237

What do you do if have a spouse who is a good person, but spends so much time with everyone and everything else, that you feel neglected? How can you, as a spouse, demand more time from this “good-hearted person” when he or she doesn’t have much more time to Read More…

When a Job Steals Time From the Marriage and Family

Your situation isn’t that different from mine. If you stayed at work until everything was finished, if you took advantage of every opportunity that came your way, if you sought out every angle to maximize your abilities, improve your job skills, and advance your career, you would never go home. Read More…