14 Tips To Stay Committed and Positive When Times Are ToughContinue Reading
"I want my marriage to work, but my wife thinks there isn't anything wrong."
"I want to go to counseling, but my husband refuses."
Dealing with a one-sided marriage is a common problem. We get asked about it a LOT on our Facebook page, and we always get really thoughtful, experienced answers from people who have been-there-done-that. Although sometimes what we read is heartbreaking, it is an unfortunate reality...
Today we're talking about a topic that isn't as fun as our usual creative date ideas and romance tips. And I'll freely admit, we're a little nervous to venture into these unfamiliar waters. However, as a site dedicated to strengthening marriages, we feel strongly that it's a topic that needs to be more openly and candidly discussed and studied. That's why today we're tackling the (sometimes uncomfortable and awkward) topic of...
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Bonding Activities for CouplesContinue Reading
Is life so busy you feel that you barely have time to connect with your spouse? You’re not alone! It is so common for one or both partners in a relationship to feel overwhelmed by the busyness of their life. Busy schedules can lead to a feeling of disconnection and distance. Despite having a busy life, you can still have a loving, connected relationship! You just need to set aside intentional time for bonding activities...
Romantic and Creative Marriage Proposal IdeasContinue Reading
There are so many marriage proposal ideas out there! Are you totally in love, but overwhelmed at the thought of planning the perfect, memorable proposal? The marriage proposal is a story that you will remember forever and will often share with others throughout your life--talk about pressure! Don't worry for another second. There are so many creative and romantic ways to propose. We have compiled this huge list full of marriage...
Keeping Your Marriage Strong While Dealing with Mental IllnessContinue Reading
Look around and you can see it. Even if you aren't fully aware, it almost certainly exists within your family, friends, and/or co-workers. Helplessness, hopelessness, and real physical pain are a result of it. Socially it can be detrimental, in a marriage it can be damaging. Whether it manifests in sadness, anxiety, anger, or irritability it can negatively affect all aspects of a person's life. Peace can...
Creative Ways to Say I'm SorryContinue Reading
I don't know about you, but my marriage isn't perfect all of the time. Issues come up and luckily we talk them through. But there are certainly times when one of us sticks our foot in our mouth. My amazing spouse can recognize when he is in the wrong and quickly says I'm sorry. I'm a tad more prideful and I take a little longer to say I'm in the wrong. Breaking the ice isn't my strong point! I've got a few flaws, please tell me I'm not...
We have a LOT of marriage tips over here at The Dating Divas. That is what we are passionate about; we love to see marriages strengthened, encouraged, and thriving. We have come up with some fantastic ones over the years, like Look Up, Light Up and You Didn't Marry a Jerk.
Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. To learn more about 'em, click here.We've decided to put our heads together to combine our BEST marriage tips - the words...Continue Reading
You might have noticed by now that here at The Dating Divas, we LOVE love! It's true. We're a bunch of hopeless romantics who believe in happily ever after. It's why we love doing what we do - strengthening and enriching marriages. And if you're on our site, chances are, you LOVE love too!
This post contains affiliate links. To learn more about 'em, click here.That's why we decided to share our very favorite, swoon-worthy love quotes with you....Continue Reading
Today we wanted to share a dozen of our very favorite marriage books with you! These are books that we Divas have read, loved, and whole-heartedly recommend. We know that life is busy and we women don't always have a lot of spare time to sit and relax and read a good book.
However, we also believe that we need to be intentional about our marriages, and you might be surprised how small, consistent efforts can make a huge difference in your relationship. Read one...Continue Reading