10 Ways to Maintain Connection in a Relationship

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Marriage, or any long-term relationship, is kind of like the ultimate team sport, right? It’s not just you anymore, it’s you and yours building your shared life, and you guys both have to have the same objectives in mind or you’ll very quickly end up playing a losing game. There are many things that strong, …

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10 Relationship Rituals That Will Help Your Love Grow Stronger

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Did you know that relationship rituals can be an amazing way to strengthen your love?  Throughout history, sacred things have been preserved and honored by ritual. Cultures and groups both religious and secular show deep appreciation for the power of ritual. Indeed, ritual continues even to this day. One thing that is undeniably sacred is …

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5 Boundaries in Marriage That Will Actually Make Your Relationship Stronger

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Should you have boundaries in marriage?  100% yes. All relationships demand boundaries for optimal success and health.  While the word boundaries can sound a bit intimidating, they actually serve a major purpose in a marriage or relationship. Indeed, boundaries should be present in all of our interpersonal relationships, not just our romantic ones.  And as …

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This Relationship Check-In Can Help You Rock Your Marriage

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When is the last time you and your partner did a relationship check-in? Whether you’re married or in a long-term relationship, this is a simple tool that can help the two of you connect more deeply, communicate more openly, and, well, rock your partnership. Is this something you want? Then read on, friend! PS: The …

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7 Things People in Happy Relationships Don’t Do

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What does it look like to build and maintain a happy relationship? It can sometimes seem that happy couples have a secret to how they make their relationship thrive. But that isn’t the case. As it turns out, there are a lot of commonalities among people in happy relationships. And it may not even be …

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What a Wife Needs from Her Husband: 5 Vital Things

Hey there, gents. I’m so glad you’re here. This post is all about what a woman needs from her husband. If you’re reading this, chances are you’re looking to understand your wife just a bit better. That’s awesome. Learning what our spouse needs from us is one of the essential keys to a happy marriage.  …

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8 Ways to Create More Romance in a Relationship

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As the years go by, relationships go through ups and downs. Periods of ebbs and flows with feelings, excitement, and novelty. When you’re committed to someone, you have to make effort through these seasons; finding ways to stay connected and close, and keep your relationship at the forefront of your lives. You might call this …

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