5 Romantic Valentine’s Day Ideas (Married Mondays)

*This post may have affiliate links I wrote in January about how to bring romance back to your marriage, and if you’ve read that, maybe you already have Valentine idea’s planned. I know that this year, given Valentine’s is on a Wednesday, we planned to celebrate Valentine’s on the weekend instead. I personally believe every …

In-House Separation (Married Mondays)

Last Married Mondays post, I talked about ways to recover from affairs and betrayals. In that post, I just touched on the very beginning stages of recovering from affairs, betrayals, and lies. Today I am going to be talking about when extreme measures need to be taken by the betrayed partner. There comes a time, …

Recovering After an Affair (Married Mondays)

*This post may contain affiliate links When entering a relationship, there is a mutual understanding about being exclusive, unless stating it’s an open relationship. Now, what constitutes cheating? Most people would agree that sex with another person is physical cheating. What about a kiss? What about making out with someone else? What about being on a …

How to Regain Romance in Your Marriage (Married Mondays)

Romance. Hearing the word brings images to mind like flowers, chocolates, candles, dinner dates. Those acts are often done at the very beginning of relationships when you are “woo-ing” that person. As time passes, the romantic acts begin to fade into the past, and life happens. Busy careers, conflicting school schedules, kids, and stress do not …

Fidelity in the Digital Age (Married Mondays)

In this day and age, nearly everyone has a smartphone, a laptop, a computer, or a tablet. These devices that we use on a daily basis can enhance your life in many ways, like working with people across the world or quickly looking up an old email with a client. But what happens when technology is …

The Importance of Being a Team in Labor (Married Mondays)

There are many life changes during a marriage. Maybe it’s a job change, a family loss, or the birth of a child. How the two married individuals handle these changes is telling and can also either bring them closer together or push each other away. When a couple wants to add to their family, and …

The Importance of Being Each Others Rock (Married Mondays)

In relationships and marriage, the goal is to be working as a team. In life, there are many challenges that you will face, and having your partner there to support you and encourage you is so important. Whether there is a job change, loss in the family, or the birth of a child, being each …

How To Fight Successfully (Married Mondays)

Every couple fights, it’s inevitable. Whether the fight is about something small like taking out the trash or something significant like financial issues, there will be times when the two of you don’t see eye to eye. Most people think that fighting means something is wrong within the relationship, and to some degree that can …

The Importance of Being a Team (Married Mondays)

In marriage, your spouse is not only your lover but more importantly your teammate, your best friend. Marriage takes work and takes support from each partner to make the marriage successful. When two people in a marriage are not working as a team, the marriage will suffer. One person might be moving faster than the other …

Can These 36 Questions Make You Fall In Love? (Married Mondays)

How do we fall in love? What creates love? Intimacy. When two people are able to be open, honest, and equally vulnerable love can be established. What if I told you that answering 36 questions could make you fall in love with the person you’re currently seeing? Arthur Aron did a study with others that observed …