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Families: It's Complicated

Families: It's Complicated | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Joanna Venator and Richard Reeves look at the changing definition of family, noting that structure, stability, and strength can be present in many forms of family; what's important is that families work for children.
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Hard times for working-class America as midlevel jobs, marriage both hit decline

Hard times for working-class America as midlevel jobs, marriage both hit decline | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Education attainment, wages, job availability and marriage are all tied together — and they impact the stability of American families, according to noted sociologist Andrew J. Cherlin.
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‘Two’gether in Texas marriage education class

‘Two’gether in Texas marriage education class | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service of Parker County will host a ‘Two’gether in Texas Marriage Education class Sat., Jan. 24, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The class will be at the Parker County Agricultural Services Center and will be free of charge.
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Marriage Enrichment Group (MEG) Date Night #29 January 16, 2014

Marriage Enrichment Group (MEG) Date Night #29 January 16, 2014 | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Have a fun date night and enrich your marriage!
The next FREE Marriage Enrichment Group (MEG) Date Night Event is:
Friday, January 16, 7pm-9pm
Register NOW for this date night!  
**These events will be held at THE PARENTING CENTER**
New couples are joining each month!
  
Come and enjoy this experience with other couples who want their marriage to grow.  Be sure to register online prior to attending these FREE evenings of couple fun.  We hope to see you there to enjoy learning about Marria
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Letter From the Editor: Marriage, and When Liberals Are Wrong

Letter From the Editor: Marriage, and When Liberals Are Wrong | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
A new study on marriage offers a reminder that the evidence suggests family structure really does matter.
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EHolland's curator insight, January 13, 2015 4:47 AM

Insight to how marriage is regarded in present society

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Should we stop tracking the divorce rate?

Should we stop tracking the divorce rate? | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
The Census Bureau has proposed eliminating several marriage and divorce-related questions on the American Community Survey, putting them in the “low benefit and low cost category.”
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Information about divorce

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2015 Resolution: Focus on Prevention Measures for Child Safety and Health

2015 Resolution: Focus on Prevention Measures for Child Safety and Health | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Childhood and prevention seem like natural partners. But we could be doing a lot better.
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Self-Refinement Through the Wisdom of the Ages: 15 Resolutions for 2015 from Some of Humanity’s Greatest Minds

Self-Refinement Through the Wisdom of the Ages: 15 Resolutions for 2015 from Some of Humanity’s Greatest Minds | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Enduring ideas for personal refinement from Seneca, Thoreau, Virginia Woolf, Carl Sagan, Alan Watts, Emerson, Bruce Lee, Maya Angelou, and m
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Dealing with first year blues in marriage

Dealing with first year blues in marriage | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Madam Kanniakumari Kula- sekaralagoo and her husband dated 11 years before tying the knot in 2002. Still, after marriage, they realised each of them had habits that annoyed the other.
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Fwd: Upcoming Mastering the Mysteries of Love Workshops for Couples

Fwd: Upcoming Mastering the Mysteries of Love Workshops for Couples | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
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BYU researcher seeks couples to participate in marriage study

BYU researcher seeks couples to participate in marriage study | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
A BYU professor wants to know what types of marriage education best benefit couples.
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10 things I wish every student knew about how to be successful in college - Vox

Take statistics, study abroad, and more advice from a Columbia professor.
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Samuel Main's curator insight, January 20, 2015 5:50 PM

I realize that there is a wide curriculum in college that reaches across the knowledge of the earth. There are so many subjects available to study with a variety of occupations attached to those fields. The suggestions from the Columbia professor, Christopher Blattman, gave me a greater perspective of all the possibilities for my future career.

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5 Ways to Develop Kindness and Generosity | Mindful

5 Ways to Develop Kindness and Generosity | Mindful | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
By noting some simple everyday triggers or cues—a stop sign, say, or a red light—we can pause, take stock, and strengthen the muscle of kindness and generosity.
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Prevention Science Should Be a Higher Federal Funding Priority

Prevention Science Should Be a Higher Federal Funding Priority | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
One of the great ironies of American health care is that we have the highest per capita spending among industrialized countries, yet we rank near the bottom in preventable health outcomes....
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Brownback touts 'healthy families' as key to state's success | Kansas Health Institute

Brownback touts 'healthy families' as key to state's success | Kansas Health Institute | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
In his inaugural speech, the governor said "work and education" also are needed to reduce the state's childhood poverty rate.
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10 Reasons Why Kids Without Dads Are at a Big Disadvantage

10 Reasons Why Kids Without Dads Are at a Big Disadvantage | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
There's little virtue in simply being a biological father. You have to step up and parent. Here are 10 reasons why kids without dads are at a big disadvantage.
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Cautious About Marriage, But Not Cohabitation | Family Studies

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Suggests that there may not be a direct correlation between marriage and unhappiness - adults can form relationships in early life without being married

Angelica King's curator insight, January 14, 2015 11:00 AM

Marriage & Cohabitation

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Couples' conflicts: Withdrawal or expecting your romantic partner to mind-read hurts relationships, but in different ways

Couples' conflicts: Withdrawal or expecting your romantic partner to mind-read hurts relationships, but in different ways | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
When you have a conflict with your significant other, do you withdraw like a turtle into its shell? Or do you expect your partner to be a mind reader about what ticks you off? Both of those can be harmful, but in different ways and for different reasons, according to a new study.
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Family Studies | The Blog of the Institute for Family Studies

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Fatherhood and Baseball…the two American Pastimes. - Baltimore Sports and Life

Fatherhood and Baseball…the two American Pastimes. - Baltimore Sports and Life | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
BSL Orioles Analyst Rob Shields becomes a Father; reflects on Baseball & the connection to his own Father.
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Fathers who spend time with their kids make happier employees

Fathers who spend time with their kids make happier employees | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
They are less likely to leave for another company.
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'Affectionate spouses positively influence kids' - Times of India

'Affectionate spouses positively influence kids' - Times of India | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
The kind of relationship spouses share directly affects the child’s development, say experts from Progressive Parents’ Forum, a non-profit organization aimed at helping parents deal with the challenges of parenting today...
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Family Studies | The Blog of the Institute for Family Studies

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