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If you're considering marriage counseling, it's important to know that counseling methods come in two basic modes — what we call the "upstream approach" and the "downstream approach." Let's illustrate with a story:A marriage counselor is fishing in the Missouri River. Every 30 minutes or so, the counselor hears a voice from the water shouting... READ MORE
The key behaviors that bring about a failed marriage are easy to understand and, unfortunately, too many couples practice these toxic behaviors every day in their relationship with each other.Here are 17 research-based and time-proven ways to sabotage your "happily ever after." Consistently doing the following will... READ MORE
Some say "marriage is dead" — We 100% disagree!Not only do we think marriage is here to stay, we think marriage is better than ever (if you know the ingredients needed to keep love alive and thriving). Positive examples of marriage and long-term relationships abound — they are everywhere! Successful and long-term relationships are... READ MORE