Sometimes Marriage Can Be So Inconvenient

Sometimes Marriage Can Be So Inconvenient

Some of you know that my husband underwent serious eye surgery a couple of weeks ago. During this time, we were amazingly blessed by family and friends who brought him lunch, made a meal, prayed for his healing, or simply “came to entertain him.” Ed and I both...
How To Get Your Husband’s Attention

How To Get Your Husband’s Attention

Are you having difficulty getting your husband to take your needs seriously? If so, let’s talk. Before we get into the nitty gritty of this all-too-common communication problem, I’d better acknowledge that it is not just women frantically trying to get their spouse to...
They Spell Love “W-I-T-H”

They Spell Love “W-I-T-H”

Of course, they can spell. But my caregiver friends realize their presence with their loved one is far more important than cards, flowers and the types of gifts we normally associate with Valentine’s Day. My goal today is to give you a taste of their experience and...

How To Disrespect Your Spouse

If you’re like the rest of us, no one has to tell you how to disrespect your partner. Even when it is not intentional, it happens. Right? Take comfort in the fact that we all have done it. Try as I may, I’ve said some pretty rotten things to my husband, too, so I join...

Deciding Between Individual Or Couples Counseling?

It has been estimated that at least one third of couples are not on the same page about attending couples counseling. One partner is hopeful the professional counselor will give them a ticket to marital bliss while the other would rather be doing anything, literally...