- How interested in my health are you?
- Do you have thoughts about my wellbeing and worry about my safety?
- Do you feel a sense of pride when I accomplish my career goals, such as further education or career promotions?
The best marriages survive and thrive because they are committed to this set of core values, which are present in all successful loving relationships. If both you and the guy you are thinking about marrying have core values that match, your love has a good chance of thriving over your lifetime together.
Creating a successful relationship is not always the easiest thing to do. Your visiting our blog suggests you are highly interested in making your relationship work! And truthfully, we have learned over 30 years of marriage research that there are proven effective ways to ensure a happy and healthy marriage. In fact, as love and marriage experts we took hundreds of tips from the thousands of happy couples we interviewed throughout the world and put them into our award-winning and bestselling book, Building a Love that Lasts.
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