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“Romance is a decision: a commitment to do whatever it takes to keep your relationship fresh and exciting.” – Jimmy Evans. It is the little things you do in pursuit of your spouse’s heart, attention and happiness.

Is your spouse your friend? BY Chidi and Victor Akunna

One of the things we have observed in marriage is that it matters who you spend time with. Couples often learn and adopt each other’s habits and world views, sometimes unconsciously. Although, there are no perfect marriages, we can always learn something if we are open minded.

Friendship

One of the habits we both adopted from some of the marriages around us,…

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Serving Together as a Couple By Susan Mathis

Serving Together as a Couple
By Susan Mathis
When my husband, Dale, and I counsel premarital couples, we encourage them to intentionally start serving together, right from the start. In our book Countdown for Couples: Preparing for the Adventure of Marriage (Focus on the Family, 2008), we talk about the importance of having a “servant’s heart” toward each other – and to…

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Managing the temperature in relationships By Victor Akunna

When the music changes, you must change your dance steps in order not to become an object of laughter.

I grew up in a climate where the regular temperature is sometimes as high as 35 degrees on a normal day. In fact, each time I was in an air-conditioned room of about 18 degrees, I would complain about how cold it…

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Marriage Legacy By Victor Akunna

Life can be so busy that we fail to ‘see’ the people around us – our loved ones. Usually, when my wife and I wake up, after praying, we spend some time communicating – the regular ‘couples talk’, often not about any topic in particular. This has become our practice over the years and I have come to notice that…

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7 Most Common Money Fears: How to Overcome Them By Kathryn V

7 Most Common Money Fears: How to Overcome Them
by Kathryn V

Money is such a loaded topic. Most of us get emotional about money rather than dealing with it in a pragmatic matter. Many of us have huge fears about money (fears that we may or may not be conscious of) and those fears can hold us back in our lives.…

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Couples Vacations: Survey Reveals Couples Who Travel Together Have A Better Sex Life by Huffington Post

Couples Vacations: Survey Reveals Couples Who Travel Together Have A Better Sex Life by Huffington Post
“If you want to bring the romance back into your relationship, you might need to pack your suitcase.

A new survey by the U.S. Travel Association revealed that couples who travel together have a better sex life and more romance in their relationships than couples who…

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