A Happy Marriage is Possible: You Just Need a Positive Sentiment

I'm not going to lie. Since I value honesty, I'm going to admit right here and now that a positive attitude is hard for me. It's not my natural reaction. Once reality hit after the honeymoon, and the rose-colored glasses fell off, my survival technique has been to expect the worst to avoid disappointment over and over again. If negativity is natural for you, too, I understand. I get how hard it can be to stop thinking about all your husband's faults and mistakes and what he needs to work on. I will give you a few positive attitude motivations to change your mindset so that you can enjoy a happier marriage.

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4 Ways to Be a Best Friend to Your Husband

Proverbs 27 gives four actions we should take in all friendships, but especially in our marriages. Because our husbands should be our best friends, we should help them become the best they can be, sharpening each other by giving heartfelt counsel, persevering through the hard times, and lovingly rebuking our husbands.

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Questions Every Christian Should Ask Yourself Before Your Marriage

What I Wish I Had Known Before Getting Married + 3 Facts To Help You Set Realistic Marriage Goals. Though perfect marriages aren't possible, happy marriages are. To avoid being blindsided by reality, like I was, and blaming your husband for your unrealistic expectations being disappointed, like I did, please take these three facts to heart. Though marriage is hard, it's not impossible.

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3 DATE NIGHT IDEAS FOR MARRIED COUPLES (and Free cheatsheet)

How do I romance my husband and be a romantic wife? These are a few date night ideas for married couples, to celebrate your anniversary or any other special date, plus times when the wife just wants to reconnect with her husband,especially where the husband is usually the initiator.

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How to Love your Foolish Husband using Proverbs 26

I want to be a wise wife, don't you? But what if our husbands aren't being wise but acting foolish? How do we remain gentle and wise while living with someone who disregards our wisdom? What if we're the one acting foolish?

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How can I romance my wife after marriage?

Some men seem to have a handle on “romance.” They bring flowers often, they whisper sweet nothings, and they don’t need to be reminded of anniversaries or date nights. The rest of us envy their wives. But “romance” is different for every couple, because every couple’s relationship is different, and every person likes different things. So how do you increase romance in your marriage?

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Grow a Spectacular Marriage from Roots to Fruits

I wish I had known some of these principles before I got married. I eventually learned many of the most important ones through experience, but that was the hard way. If you’re single, engaged, or newly married, do your relationship (or future one) a favor and read this book! Even us “pros” who’ve been married 15 years or more can benefit from reminders and from looking ahead to the empty-nest or legacy-leaving years.

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Why Divorce is a Real Option…But it Really Isn’t

So, when my husband told me that he considered divorcing me as a viable option, I freaked out!  Then he explained what he meant. 

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Why Didn’t Anyone Tell Me Marriage is Such Hard Work?

Why is marriage such hard work?  Why didn’t anyone tell me that Happily Ever After takes a lot of Blood, Sweat, and Tears?  A lot of tears.  Any relationship can be good, but a good relationship requires us to work hard. 

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