What to Do When Your Spouse Is Angry

Sometimes, we just need to blow off some steam now and then. But what if this blowing off steam is directed at our spouse? It is natural for us to lose our cool now and then. But losing our cool and directing it against our spouse, especially if it becomes...

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Making The Most Of Spring Break

Florida beaches, here I come! Spring break season is upon us and I am already counting the days until I can put my feet in the warm sand. My “out of office” email is ready to go and I am putting the finishing touches on travel plans. You see, I...

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Be Wary of the Company You Keep

You’ve probably heard the phrase, “Misery loves company.” Well, you may be surprised to learn that this is doubly true for couples. I spoke with a friend recently who was having some marriage problems. He spoke at length about all the ways his wife was falling short in their marriage....

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3 Tips to Cope with Stress

When I was in Iraq, I participated in a memorial ceremony for an Army Colonel who had committed suicide.  He was a rising star in the Army, so when he made the unfortunate decision to end his own life, it was a huge shock.  On the surface, he seemed to...

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How to Spoil Your Spouse any Day of the Week

Oh my, only 26 days until Valentine’s Day! Are you stressing out yet? A little dramatic, I know, but for some couples, planning Valentine’s Day is a big deal. Where I live, if you want to have a nice dinner out, you have to make reservations weeks in advance. However...

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