How to Have a Happy Marriage—That LastsContinue Reading
Close your eyes and think back to your first days of married life. For most of us, those days are filled with excitement, wonder, and hope! In the beginning, we looked forward to a happy marriage with our spouse, we had goals and dreams. Every experience was a brand new adventure and the romance probably came pretty easy! All we wanted to do was hold hands, cuddle and talk for hours on end! Over time, we settled into routines...
Our Must-Do Marriage TipsContinue Reading
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. We've decided to put our heads together to combine our BEST marriage tips - the words we truly live by in our very own marriages - and pass them all on to YOU! And, since...
When a Saver Marries a Spender
Married to a Spender?Continue Reading
Married to a Saver?
It seems like, in most marriages, people are either one or the other. Savers feel nervous about their lack of a cushion. Spenders feel strapped down and confined. So how in the world do you make it work? How can you put your differences aside and balance the books - both in your check book AND your marriage? According to this infographic, spouses normally aren't on the same page regarding money...
So maybe you've been married for a while. You are comfortable with your "routine" in the bedroom...but maybe it just doesn't happen as much as you'd like it to. You push the thought to the back of your mind, telling yourself that you seem happy enough, and so does your partner.Continue Reading
But are you, though?
The benefits of sex are real. And they are fantastic. Since you already know the how of sex, we want to tell you the why of sex - with 8 simple reasons....
Remember how in the beginning of your relationship, you would do anything for the other person?
My husband and I noticed that after awhile, couples started fighting over "who's turn it was"... to take out the trash, change the baby's diaper, do the dishes, etc. We made a deal to stop doing that! We decided that we would always say, "Yes," to each other when asked for help or support.
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The Ultimate Marriage Myth DebunkedContinue Reading
When you first announce to your friends and family that you are getting married, all smiles and pure excitement showing on your face, it is much like when you announce you are expecting your first child. Well-meaning loved ones shower you with congratulations, and then they start giving you their two cents. They offer advice on everything from how to cook for your husband to tips on how to iron his shirts. The advice I heard the most...