Tag Archives: Marriage

Unconditional Love

So far does not exist for me, except for pets.  I have been wondering how to love people in the same way. This post talking about the lessons learned after 30 years of marriage has a similar message in the … Continue reading

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Some Inspiration…

These five stories of couples who saved their relationships gives some great advice on what can make it work.  For me, maybe it’s the idea that we should continue to grow together, but that sounds like just an intro to … Continue reading

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the Secret to a Succesful Relationship?

… stay with a man long enough that he will subconsciously adopt your ideas as his own, and praise him when he suggests the idea as a completely new thought on the situation. One on hand, this feels completely wrong … Continue reading

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I don’t feel Afraid of Commitment…

It’s not the long term that scares me about commitment.  Two things I’m trying to use to help me answer “How to know if I should stay in this relationship?” turns out to make it even more difficult for me … Continue reading

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Relationship Compatibility is not determined in the Fantasy Room

I apologize if this post heading is misleading, but I do not watch the Bachelor TV show.  I do listen to NPR and this weekend’s Wait Wait Don’t Tell me show included a comment from Ira Glass regarding this particular … Continue reading

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A Successful Marriage

I wish I knew the recipe for a successful marriage.   Although I think the recipe is different for every couple, I have been collecting tips and ideas that may be common to all couples. They research by Psychologist John Gottman … Continue reading

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