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Marriage management – Ways to spend holidays alone

Marriage management – Ways to spend holidays alone

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There are many reasons why couples may be spending the holidays alone and this is one of the basic principles of marriage management. Whether newlyweds are establishing their own traditions, financial constraints are changing annual travel plans or the couple is home with an empty nest, the winter holidays do not have to be dreary. The best ways for married couples to celebrate Christmas, Thanksgiving, New Year’s Eve or Easter without their extended families or kids include choosing what matters the most, creating new traditions and seeking out others in a similar situation. Plan a Traditional Christmas or Winter Holiday Although married couples may not be looking forward to spending the holidays alone, but in terms of marriage management there is a certain freedom to pick and ch...
Marriage management: How to restore intimacy in marriage

Marriage management: How to restore intimacy in marriage

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Many believe intimacy equals sex. While sex plays an important role, true intimacy in relationships involves much more. In terms of marriage management Dick Purnell describes intimacy in an article entitled "Sex and the Search for Intimacy" he wrote for Everystudent.com (April, 2010). "Today, the word intimacy has taken on sexual connotations. But it is much more than that," says Purnell. "It includes all the different dimensions of our lives – yes, the physical, but also the social, emotional, mental and spiritual aspects as well. Intimacy really means total life sharing." Intimacy in Relationships – How it All Begins When a couple meets, they are typically drawn to each other by physical and/or emotional attraction. Marriage management expert says the intimacy is not achieved o...
Life after Infidelity. Ask is he interested in me?

Life after Infidelity. Ask is he interested in me?

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Studies reveal that 45% to 55% of married women and 50% to 60% of married men will have an extramarital affair at some point in their marriage, according to The Journal of Couples & Relationship Therapy (Atwood & Schwartz, 2002). So what happens to the marriage after infidelity? Do you ask your husband that is he interested in me any further or do you consider things to say to your husband to repair your marriage. Life After Infidelity – The First Steps More often than not, affairs are the symptom not the cause of marital troubles. According to Don-David Lusterman in his book, Infidelity, A Survival Guide (New Harbinger Publications Inc, 1998), "Lengthy affairs are most likely to arise when there are problems in the marital relationship." Therefore, one of the first steps...
Cohabitation stop divorce after marriage in America – Study

Cohabitation stop divorce after marriage in America – Study

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Cohabitation may be becoming more popular than marriage, especially among younger and less-affluent populations and this practice helps stop divorce after they decide to wed each other. Here are some statistics from "The State of Our Unions, Marriage in America 2009: Money & Marriage." Living together Yes, it all started in the 1960s. Both good and bad came from that decade. Rebellious Baby Boomers made shacking up and getting divorced more acceptable. Movie stars and celebs made it fashionable. Now, TV shows have made it commonplace. However, it does not make much sense for everyday people to take multi-millionaire celebrities as their role models, does it? It’s just so much more glamorous to be a single mom when one can afford a nanny for each child. Because of this tren...
Tips from marriage mentoring experts for unsatisfied married couple

Tips from marriage mentoring experts for unsatisfied married couple

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Why not to say I love you husband or wife on regular basis even if there is lack of sex in marriage life. Data reveals sexless marriages are more common than most people might believe. Under such circumstances couples are often embarrassed and angry, so they don't discuss their marital problems with friends, family, or even professionals for marriage mentoring. Often these marriages end in failure because of the lack of effort on the couples part to figure out what the problem is and how to find the best solution to come out of the crisis. But these marriages can be saved and turned around with a little bit of effort and desire to change the relationship. Finding a marriage mentoring expert should be one of the first steps and of course I love you husband or wife should be the regular chan...
Reasons of love marriage problem for married couples

Reasons of love marriage problem for married couples

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Love marriage problem is one of the biggest problems in life. To avoid it commitment to a marriage or partnership is important, and with that commitment sexual fidelity holds a vital place. Researcher T.W. Smith reported that 90% of the American general public believes that it is wrong for a married person to have sex with another person. This is stated in "Attitudes Toward Sexual Permissiveness: Trends, Correlates, and Behavioral Connections" in Sexuality Across the Life Course (University of Chicago Press, 1994). Infidelity causes love marriage problem and people to run from relationships because the trusted commitment is broken. In homes across America men and women leave or ask the other one to leave when the truth is discovered, such as with Sandra Bullock. Bullock walks off...