What effect is stress having on your marriage? Experts Drs. Charles and Elizabeth Schmitz give tips on what you can do to save your marriage when you and your partner are under pressure.
What is the key to a great relationship? Expert Cynthia James rounds up some great love advice from relationship pros to help you figure out what you can do to have lasting and meaningful relationships.
Ladies, for most of your life, you’ve looked for every possible way not to get pregnant. Your high school health teacher would have had you believe that getting pregnant is as easy as being in the same zip code as an ejaculating penis. When you reached adulthood and decided you were ready to start a family, you were under the impression that it would be as easy as…well, making sure you were in the right zip code.
Breaking up is hard to do but there is life after your last relationship. Life coach Melissa Fritchle explains the three phases of your breakup and why you should spend extra time caring for yourself during the grief phase.
The sad truth of the matter is this—human beings get sick from time to time. No great revelation here, but when your doctor or the doctor of your spouse or lover tells you that "surgery is required" it can be traumatic—to both of you! It can definitely ruin your day. When we get married we promise to love and cherish each other "until death do us part." Those are the traditional marriage vows most all of us recite when we get married.
We had a wonderful interview this past week in Southern California with a couple who had a marriage based on a 17-year, cross-continent NON-relationship! And what a wonderful story it was. Why 17 years you ask? What is this NON-relationship all about? Here is the bottom line. Steve went to high school with Sherrie. Their high school was in the state of Maryland. They dated steadily during their sophomore and junior years.
As love and marriage experts, our favorite research question for a woman whose marriage has failed is : Why do you think your marriage failed? The answer we often get from our female respondents is this, "I thought I could fix him." We wish she had asked us about this issue before she decided she could change him into "Mr. Right."
Studies have proven that there are four behaviors that (when avoided) greatly improve your chances of avoiding divorce.
Without a general agreement between the two of you about core values, what issues that you care deeply about and how you want to live your lives together as a couple, your chances of being happily married for a lifetime are not good. As love and marriage experts, we know that you simply cannot marry a man who doesn't share your values.
With our fast paced society and the extreme demands hitting us from every side, more and more couples find negativity taking over their marriage. An abrupt injection of positivity into your relationship is the only way to change the environment before it is too late.
I don’t have a college degree. Can I be a Certified Professional Coach? Absolutely! Our coach certification program offers the foundation you need with a tried and true curriculum jointly developed by Online Coach Institute and Grow Training Institute. In our coach program you learn about motivating clients toward goals, how to work ethically, how to coach in the business world and how to market your coach practice. That is your foundation.
"If the head and the body are to be well, you must begin by curing the soul." (Plato) Make no mistake about it – what we eat, drink, and otherwise ingest into our bodies has a significant effect on both our physical and mental health. The couples we have interviewed around the world who have great marriages know the importance of being healthy in BOTH a physical AND mental sense. Don’t shortchange your relationship by thinking otherwise.