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Create Your Own Marriage Resolution


Create Your Own Marriage Resolution
My husband and I have really loved the inspirational, family-oriented movies that have been coming out lately. There is so much out there in the media that is demeaning to families and to marriages, that THESE films do just the opposite! Courageous is a film that depicts the real-life struggles of families and marriages, but also provides motivation that these relationships can be long-lasting, strong and worthwhile. This date night...

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10 Tips to Prepare for Marriage

Successful Marriage Tips

Tips For a Successful Marriage 
Planning for your wedding takes time & effort but so should planning for your marriage! So many couples put all their efforts into the wedding day and little thought to preparing for a marriage. With some planning and effort, you can start your marriage off with a strong foundation and here are some ways to do that! 

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This weekend I helped...

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Sexy Survey

Sexy Survey

Sexy Survey
25 Questions to ask your spouse to improve your love life! Just print our free surveys and make a date night out of it!
We ALL know how important communication is in marriage.  And I’m pretty sure we ALL want an amazing love life.  {Am I right?!}  But for some reason, many couples feel awkward or uncomfortable discussing the more intimate aspects of their relationship.  
Well, today we are going to make it EASY to do!

With the help of one...

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Free March LOVE Calendar


And you know what that means... 
Your free MARCH Love Calendar is here!

Yep, we promised it would be coming and here it is!  Are you ready for another month of lovin'?  How did your February challenge go?!  Have any suggestions for future calendars?  We'd LOVE to hear in the comments!!  And if you're new to our Love Calendars then...
Here's How It Works
Just download this darling calendar, designed by the lovely Erin at Strawberry Mommycakes. ...

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National Marriage Week


With Valentine's Day just around the corner, how are you celebrating your marriage?!

Valentine's Day is our Christmas! We just LOVE it and think it is SO important to celebrate all the ways you love your spouse!  But aside from just planning a date night and giving each other sweet love notes, be sure to take a moment to recognize the true meaning of the holiday - your relationship!
On your wedding day you made a special commitment to one another! That includes...

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The Marriage Challenge

Marriage Challenge Book

Take the Marriage Challenge!
No matter where your marriage stands, we can all do something more to better our relationship with our spouses and communication is key. Strong relationships are built upon good communication and marriage is no exception. But what do you talk about and how can you bring up subjects that are difficult to discuss? How do you start?
That is where the book "The Marriage Challenge - 52 Conversations for a Better Marriage"comes in.


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Teamwork: The Missing Piece


Teamwork in Marriage

When a couple gets married, it's said many times in the ceremony and even in their vows occasionally - two shall become one. As husband and wife, we are supposed to live one life... together. The problem with many couples is that once our lives get busy with jobs, children, and life's many responsibilities, we start living two separate lives alongside each other. Maybe the wife handles the housework and the children, while the husband goes to...

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I Love You Today Because . . .

Fun Marriage Tradition

Marriage Tradition
We all need to feel appreciated and loved from our partner and you don't need to wait for a special event to do it! In fact, expressing your love can be done on a daily basis! While here at the Dating Divas we love to provide printable love notes and cards you can give your spouse - there is something special about verbally expressing your love to your spouse.

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A Healthier You

A Healthier You

Improve Your Life By Getting Healthy Inside and Out! 
Don't wait till the New Year to get healthy, start now with these 5 tips to a healthier you.
New Year's is fast approaching and with the beginning of a new year comes resolutions and goals to get healthier and happier. Why not beat the crowd and set new resolutions today?!
I like to believe I'm a healthy person. I try to live what I believe to be a healthy lifestyle - working out, eating healthy, helping and...

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