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Virginia Satir's Most Memorable Words of Wisdom

Virginia Satir's Most Memorable Words of Wisdom | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
This week, Fatherhood Channel is celebrating Virginia Satir's 97th birthday with some of our favorite Virginia Satir quotes. PAIRS Foundation, where Virginia Satir served as founding chairperson, ...
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abrazar es como lavarse los dientes, cada que estimas un alma cercano, abraza

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10 more rules for dating my daughter

10 more rules for dating my daughter | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Jeff La Grua, a former U.S. Marine, gathered these rules together from around the Web, updated them a bit and sent them to me. I like these rules very much.
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The Rise of the Minimalist Workout

The Rise of the Minimalist Workout | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
People have long been trying to figure out what the right amount of exercise is, but the focus lately is on the shortest period possible.
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How a Chocolate Chip Bagel Almost Ruined My Marriage

How a Chocolate Chip Bagel Almost Ruined My Marriage | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
We should all be trying to please our marriage partners, right? Wrong. Seeking our partner’s approval does not improve our love for them; it limits our love for them. I know that sounds crazy, but ...
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Title of this post reminded me of the subject line of an email sent to Diane Sollee from an Army civilian in AK which read.."How a refrigerator magnet saved my marriage" http://lists101.his.com/pipermail/smartmarriages/2001-April/000605.html

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With stress down and happiness up, old age can be the time of your life

With stress down and happiness up, old age can be the time of your life | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
For many people, stress goes down, wisdom grows, marriages get healthier, happiness increases.
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Healthy marriage initiatives seem to offer small but measureable improvements for families, BYU study finds | Deseret News

Healthy marriage initiatives seem to offer small but measureable improvements for families, BYU study finds | Deseret News | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
A BYU-led study suggests government-sponsored healthy marriage initiatives help counter some otherwise ongoing declines in family stability.
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Get it here http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/fare.12009/pdf

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Improving Parenting Skills: New Tool in PerformWell

Improving Parenting Skills: New Tool in PerformWell | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Helping Practitioners Deliver More Effective Programs
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20 Questions to Ask Your Father

20 Questions to Ask Your Father | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Print this list for Father’s Day—or for your next family dinner or gathering.
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A marriage license isn’t license to take on wedding debt

Every year I get questions about the high cost of weddings. Here are some that came up in a recent online chat.
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Average cost of a wedding in 2012 was $28,427

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FatherTopics™: Engaging Fathers in Home Visits

FatherTopics™: Engaging Fathers in Home Visits | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
NFI has worked with numerous service providers and state agencies to enhance their home visitation models by integrating resources for fathers.
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Early sex leads to poorer relationship quality

Early sex leads to poorer relationship quality | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
The popular media depicts couples entering into sexual relationships very early on in the dating process, but is such behavior…
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Kan. Looks At Ways To Reduce Childhood Poverty, Including Relationship Training

Kan. Looks At Ways To Reduce Childhood Poverty, Including Relationship Training | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
A task force looking for ways to reduce childhood poverty in Kansas wrapped up a series of meetings Monday. The governor appointed group discussed three so
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SIMMONS: Cosby gets serious about fatherhood

SIMMONS: Cosby gets serious about fatherhood | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
My dad and I used to have stimulating conversations about faith, family, personal responsibility and the rewards of hard work, and I miss him.
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RAMP project

RAMP project | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
The Relationships among Military Personnel (RAMP) project is a University of Colorado Denver study designed to learn more about relationship and psychological health among male Army Soldiers (including activated Army Reserve and National Guard) and...
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PARTICIPATE IN A MILITARY COUPLES RESEARCH STUDY

•          Are you part of a couple that has been together at least 1 year? 

•          Have you or your partner returned from an Army OEF deployment within the last 3 months? 

•          Are you both ages 18 or older?


If so, you may be eligible to join a University of Colorado Denver study about personal and relationship experiences of Army couples.  If you participate, you will be compensated for your time, with some couples being eligible for further research and more compensation. 

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How Are You? An Educational App to Help Children develop Empathy

How Are You? An Educational App to Help Children develop Empathy | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it

My son and I recently tested a fun app called, “How are you?” developed by tapp-mobile.com and designer Giorgia Graziadei. The educational app was created for kids to encourage and develop empathy by recognizing their own emotions so that they can learn to recognize emotions and feelings in others. “How are you?” app is designed for children 3- 6 years old and for people on the autistic spectrum. 


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What Do We Know about the High School Class of 2013?

What Do We Know about the High School Class of 2013? | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
BETHESDA, MD — June 11, 2013 — Imagine a senior class of 100. They’re the product of their genetic predispositions, their families, their communities, and all of the opportunities (or lack of oppor...
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How to Build a Happy Family

How to Build a Happy Family | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Creating strong children and cohesive families through the stories we tell.
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Five Reasons Why It’s a Good Time to be a Dad

Five Reasons Why It’s a Good Time to be a Dad | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Feeling fed up and burned out, Dad? That may be a sign of progress, says Jeremy Adam Smith.
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Serve.gov | Let's Read. Let's Move.

Serve.gov | Let's Read. Let's Move. | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
The President has said that the challenges America faces are unprecedented, and that we need to build a new foundation for economic growth in America.
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OFA Hosts Annual Healthy Marriage & Responsible Fatherhood Grantee Meeting | Office of Family Assistance | Administration for Children and Families

OFA Hosts Annual Healthy Marriage & Responsible Fatherhood Grantee Meeting | Office of Family Assistance | Administration for Children and Families | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
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A League of Their Own

A League of Their Own | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Always appear in feminine attire when not actively engaged in practice or playing ball. This regulation continues through the playoffs for all, even though your team is not participating.
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