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Do We Have Less Sex Than Other Married Couples?

less sex than other married couples

A while back, I was having dinner with a group of friends. Most were married, but there were a handful of singles. Somehow the discussion turned to the frequency of married sex. The conversation was driven by the singles who were curious. How many times a week? How many times a … Continue reading…

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10 Ways to Divorce Proof Your Marriage

ways to divorce proof your marriage

In a report from the National Survey of Families and Households, 5,232 married adults were interviewed and 1,315 said they were “unhappily married.” Five years later, the same adults who said they were unhappily married, some of whom had divorced and some of whom had stayed married, were interviewed again. … Continue reading…

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10 Hardships in Marriage and How to Overcome Them

hardships in marriage

Every marriage faces hardship. It’s a given. This list covers most of the common troubles, but your situation is unique. The key point here is to face the difficulty – whatever kind of struggle it is – together with your wife. Do you remember your marriage vows? “For better, … Continue reading…

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Strong Marriages Have Strong Foundations

strong marriages

Sometimes you see a couple, and you are amazed. You say to yourself, “that couple right there…they have something special!” You want to pick their brains and hear directly from them how they have such a strong marriage. My wife and I had this opportunity when we interviewed Family … Continue reading…

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5 Traits of a Lasting Marriage

traits of a lasting marriage

There’s that couple at the family reunion or special event that just celebrated their 50th anniversary or higher. They are beloved by those around them. Through all of the difficulties, they stayed together.  All kinds of things happen along the way that knock many off the path and out … Continue reading…

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