You’re Engaged, Now What? Consider Pre-Marital Counseling in Washington DC

Consider pre-marital counseling in Washington DC

He got down on one knee, and you said yes. You’re over the moon, and overjoyed. You just got engaged and your mind is racing, thinking about all of the parties — and the dress, and the dancing, and the cake, and the honeymoon. But are you thinking about the marriage? When tasked with planning […]

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How to stay married rule #3746: The H.B.B. Principle (Hugs Before Business)

hugs and marriage

The other day my wife seemed to wake up seriously on the wrong side of the bed. I was up early as usual, had gone to the gym, came home, showered, had some caffeine and was feeding the kids breakfast when she joined me in the kitchen. Since my wife had the day off and our car needed to be inspected, the first words out of my mouth were to tell her that today would be a good day to get their car inspected. Looking back on it I was just checking this item off my mental list. I was in “go” mode. In my home, that meant I didn’t have a lot of free time before I had to get out the door and catch the train for my commute into the office.

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Getting the Love You Want

Getting the Love You Want

Getting the love you want can seem impossible if you focus on unmet expectations. Perhaps you dreamed of romance or maybe you wanted to feel protected from hurt and paint. Whatever it is you had once hoped for, it can quickly sour a relationship if you don’t feel like you are getting the love you want.

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