Category Archives: fighting

Relationship Warning Signs You Shouldn’t Ignore

Too many couples miss signs that their relationship is in trouble. They go on thinking that they’re just going through a phase in the relationship and that it will end soon enough. The worst part about this is that don’t realize how bad things really are until it’s too late – until there’s been irreparable… Continue Reading

Letter from Reader: Does it Hurt Marriage When Your Spouse Changes Religions?

Dear Aaron: I read your article about how religion can and can’t help marriages and it brought up a question I have for you. My Spouse Changed Religions, What Do I Do? My religion is very important to me. I grew up in a religious family and have lots of fond memories of instances specifically surrounding… Continue Reading

Does Marriage Counseling Really Work?

Does Marriage Counseling Really Work?

Every couple goes through rough patches in their relationship. And unfortunately too many couples try to struggle through these rough patches on their own without trying marriage counseling. And a lot of couples never try marriage counseling because they’re just not it will work any better than what they can do for themselves. So they… Continue Reading

Do Gender Differences Really Cause Marital Problems?

I read the other day that men and women have only a 5% difference in their genetic makeup. However, men and monkeys on the other hand only have a 2% difference. This would mean that men have more in common with monkeys than with women. I don’t know whether that’s true or not but one… Continue Reading

Common Marriage Myths Dispelled

We’ve all heard random bits of advice about marriage. Advice such as ‘never go to bed angry’ or ‘children come first in marriage’. I’ve written several posts about these topics. And wouldn’t you know it, I found this great clip as I was browsing the other day which sum them all up pretty well. The… Continue Reading

Ways to Deal with an Angry Spouse.

Let’s face it. Life isn’t always lemon drops and gum drops. There are times when things just make you mad. Whether it’s because of something your spouse did, something your kids did or something you did, there are things that just make you angry. The same is true for your spouse. There are times when your spouse… Continue Reading

How to Fight Fair in Your Marriage

How to Fight Fair in Your Marriage

Lets face it. Every couple fights. Even couples in the best of relationships fight.  Fighting isn’t always as bad as people think it is. It can actually help you to talk to each other about things that are important and express yourself (Read my article here about how fighting can be good for your relationship).But fighting can… Continue Reading