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Millennials talk marriage: for richer and for poorer

Millennials talk marriage: for richer and for poorer | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
First comes love, then comes financial anxiety. Money-conscious millennials seeking stability don't always follow tradition
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As the child of divorced parents, I've had to learn to treat my own marriage with love, not fear

As the child of divorced parents, I've had to learn to treat my own marriage with love, not fear | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
David Dennis: My parents' divorce has stayed with me in ways I never expected, and given me insight into bettering my own marriage
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Jackson Community Foundation awards grant for Marriage Matters Jackson's weekly marriage restoration workshop

Jackson Community Foundation awards grant for Marriage Matters Jackson's weekly marriage restoration workshop | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
JACKSON, MI -- Marriage Matters Jackson has been awarded a grant of $4,000 from the Jackson Community Foundation's Unrestricted Community Needs Endowment Fund.The grant will be used to help continue the free Monday night Marriage Restoration...
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The Six Essential Aspects of Empathy, Part 6: Perceptive Engagement

The Six Essential Aspects of Empathy, Part 6: Perceptive Engagement | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Perceptive Engagement! Perceptive Engagement can be considered the pinnacle of your empathic skills, because it relies upon all of your first five aspects of empathy and helps you connect with others in truly supportive and workable ways.  So far,...
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Your most important skill: Empathy - Chad Fowler

TL;DR - Empathy is the most important skill you can practice. It will lead to greater success personally and professionally and will allow you to …
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5 Tips for Committing and Recommitting to Fatherhood

5 Tips for Committing and Recommitting to Fatherhood | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Being an involved, responsible, and committed father isn't easy. You need a strategy. Here's some help.
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Daddy Track: The Case for Paternity Leave

Daddy Track: The Case for Paternity Leave | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
It makes men more involved at home, women more involved at work, and workplaces friendlier for all parents.
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Divorce is the 'modern plague', says MP Edward Leigh

Divorce is the 'modern plague', says MP Edward Leigh | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
MP Edward Leigh has said family breakdown has become a 'modern plague'.
He blamed a 'conspiracy of silence' perpetrated by the Church, the BBC, Parliament and the Press that discouraged people from...
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We’re missing the point of marriage

We’re missing the point of marriage | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
It’s one of the sad ironies of modern life that as marriage has grown more idealized, it’s also becoming less common. The amount we spend on weddings has skyrocketed; American…
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5 Tips for a Healthy Marriage, Special Needs Style | Different Dream

5 Tips for a Healthy Marriage, Special Needs Style | Different Dream | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
How can parents maintain a healthy marriage while raising a child with special needs? Here are 5 suggestions from special needs families.
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Empathy Library launches today!

Empathy Library launches today! | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Today I'm pleased and proud to announce the launch of my new project, the world's first online Empathy Library. It's a digital treasure house where you will find inspiring and powerful books and fi...
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Sliding vs Deciding: The Blog of Scott Stanley: Not Your Steppin Stone

Sliding vs Deciding: The Blog of Scott Stanley: Not Your Steppin Stone | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
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Colorado ballot measure proposes education classes to marry

Colorado ballot measure proposes education classes to marry | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
As if getting married wasn't complicated enough, a proposed ballot initiative would require mandatory pre-wedding education before couples could say "I do.
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5 Questions Every Working Father Should Ask

5 Questions Every Working Father Should Ask | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
If you want to better manage work and family life, you will need to start by asking yourself these five questions.
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To Marry Or Not To Marry — A Matter Of Privilege?

To Marry Or Not To Marry — A Matter Of Privilege? | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Women are more in control of their bodies, minds, and lifestyle choices than ever before — but public discussions surrounding these decisions are seldom unheated.
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How to Make Love: A 1936 Guide to the Art of Wooing

How to Make Love: A 1936 Guide to the Art of Wooing | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
"Although we live in a modern age, we seem unable to throw off the yoke of Puritanism."

“Part of the modern ideology of love is to assu
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Marriage Matters: The strength of a piece of paper

Marriage Matters: The strength of a piece of paper | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
That “little piece of paper,” or marriage license, is worth more than its detractors understand, because it’s not about the marriage, it’s about the relationship.
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PREPARE/ENRICH: 10 Ways Couple Assessments can Improve any Relationship Education Program (2)

PREPARE/ENRICH: 10 Ways Couple Assessments can Improve any Relationship Education Program (2) | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Assessment is a critical component of most professions but professionals working with couples or families  have often failed to take advantage of these assessments. Physicians typically run a varie...
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Wealthy Women Can Afford to Reject Marriage, but Poor Women Can't

Wealthy Women Can Afford to Reject Marriage, but Poor Women Can't | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Higher-income "single ladies" often push back against "patriarchy." But the statistics don't lie: Low-income, unmarried women face significant economic challenges when they stay single. 
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Why the Government Should Promote Relationship Skills | Family Studies

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Three Ways Leaders Can Listen with More Empathy

Three Ways Leaders Can Listen with More Empathy | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Techniques to help you hear, process, and respond.
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Why Marriage Won’t Solve Poverty | The Nation

Why Marriage Won’t Solve Poverty | The Nation | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Republicans are once again promoting marriage as a solution to poverty. A comprehensive new report shows why it won’t work.
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discuss and see posts below from Julie, Brad and Alan

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