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6 Signs Your Marriage Could Fail

Maintaining a marriage requires intentionality. Just like other relationships, if your marriage doesn't receive the necessary time and attention, it will deteriorate. Couples tend to enter marriage…

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Why Women Are Taking Retreats

Ask a girlfriend what they are doing for vacation, and you are likely to be immediately corrected. They are not going on vacation this year! This year they are off to take a retreat and often it is …

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My Parents Divorced: Will My Marriage Fail Too?

The divorce statistics have fluctuated some but basically, they haven't moved much in years. The rate of divorce for first marriages is close to 50%; for second marriages, it is close to 66%. So, it p…

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Are Only 17% of Marriages Happy?

We've all heard the oft-repeated statistic that 50 percent of marriages end in divorce, but what about the couples that stay together? It's not looking too good, according to author Dana Adam Shapiro.…

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“Divorce” Is Not a Four-Letter Word

Editor's Note from Lisa McCourt: I value transparency. As a Joy Trainer, I help my clients understand that joy can never be fully experienced until you’re living free of masks, pretenses, and the oh-s…

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Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Pre-Wedding Jitters

Just cold feet, or is there something more to anxiety about walking down the aisle? A recent study at UCLA found that those pre-wedding jitters are actually a good predictor of less marital satisfacti…

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The Worst Kind Of Betrayal

I was reading my shero Brené Brown’s new book Daring Greatly: How The Courage To Be Vulnerable Transforms The Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead when I reached page 51 and my heart stopped in an “OMG…

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Dating After Divorce? 3 Mistakes to Avoid

Written by Kimberly Pryor for YourTango Whether you've already started dating after divorce, or you're about to take the plunge, chances are good you're going to be tempted to give in to three be…

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Tips for Pet Parenting After a Divorce

The tension starts with something simple—maybe a dirty dish in the sink or a wet towel left on the floor. Then money issues start to creep up. How much can we spend? What can we spend it on? Just one…

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5 Biggest Regrets Divorced People Have About Their Marriages

Why should we take marriage advice from divorced people? They know better than anybody, that's why. University of Michigan psychologist Dr. Terri Orbuch collected data from 373 couples (46 percent …

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