10 Exciting Ways to Spice Up Your Marriage

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Marriage is such a beautiful thing, isn’t it?  Two people deciding to commit to each other for the rest of their lives provides incredible security in addition to all of the other wonderful little perks of being married, and then as funny and as fickle as human beings can be, sometimes this security can start …

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24 Ways to Keep Your Marriage Strong After Kids

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My husband and I have been together for eight years now and married seven in October. I was blessed with a great guy that was the answer to years of prayer, but I can honestly say that marriage really does get better with time when it’s nurtured!  It takes intentionality to build a happy, healthy …

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The Best Things About Being Married, According to Couples

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What are the best things about being married?  It’s likely no secret that we love marriage. After all, we’re spending our lives writing about it!  But I know we’re not the only ones.  I decided to ask some of our friends what they considered the best parts of marriage. Below, you’ll find their responses. These …

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How to Be a Better Husband: 9 Ways to Rock at Marriage

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Marriage is amazing, but it is also complicated and mysterious. Before I met Amy, I saw many of my friends’ parents get divorced or seem deeply unhappy in their marriages. This made getting married look like a fool’s errand–if these capable adults couldn’t make it work, what made me think that I could? My marriage …

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6 Marriage Mistakes You Might Be Making

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No matter what, remember this: there are no perfect marriages. We’re all going to make mistakes in our marriages and in our relationships because we’re human and love is messy. But this article isn’t about having the perfect marriage. Instead, it’s about avoiding those marriage mistakes that can easily lead to deeper problems in a …

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48 Questions to Ask Before Getting Married – Essential Things to Talk About Together

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So, you’re thinking of getting engaged. Chances are, you already know your intended spouse pretty well, but have the two of you talked about everything? I’m talking those really meaningful, deep life questions. Do you know your partner’s opinions, values, and thoughts, especially on important issues? There are a lot of questions to ask before …

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