Showing posts from January, 2011

Assess Your Marriage

Marriage is not a test that you either pass or fail. It’s an ongoing process of learning about each other and how to accommodate differences so that both of you can feel satisfied and grow in love for each other.Marriage is also not a competition in which one person wins at the expense of the other. If both spouses are not happy with a decision, then the marriage suffers since one person’s happiness cannot be at the expense of the other’s.In this spirit, we invite you to assess where you are in your marriage.Identify the issues that you agree on and are working smoothly for you.Identify the issues that you disagree on and need to work out a compromise.Identify the issues that you haven’t gotten around to talking about – but you should.All this can add up to a blueprint for deepening your marriage and helping you reach your full marriage potential. The following categories can get you started:On a scale of 1 – 10 rate your satisfaction with your marriage in the areas of:1. Shared Value…

The Gatekeepers Are Gone (Episode 1: New Years 2011)

Check out this new web series that we've created called "The Gatekeepers Are Gone" about our other passion- social media and blogging. Part motivation, part social media and part hustle for all of those with blog and business aspirations.

23 Heartfelt Reasons I Will Always be Faithful to My Wife

My wife and I have matured and our marriage has matured. Time will do that. Life experience will do that, too. Because of what we have seen and experienced in our marriage, we are better prepared, and willing, to meet each other’s needs while at the same time preserving what is important to us, personally.There have been plenty of high peaks in our marriage when loving each other was natural and easy. There have also been some deep valleys when we thought we just couldn’t get it together. We have discovered each day we do have the choice to commit to one another. Each day we have the choice to remain faithful to the marriage – faithful not just with sexual fidelity; although that is very important, but faithful in an emotional sense as well.This list of 23 reasons I will always be faithful to Gloria comes from my heart to hers.. I hope you find some value in these for your own relationship, too:She is my best friend. I would rather hang out with her than any one else I k…