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Dadmissions: The Second Act - Huffington Post

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Dadmissions: The Second Act
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My wife and I were watching the movie Grown Ups this weekend.
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Great observations about what you value changes/ deepens as you go through life 

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7 Connection-Cultivating Activities Couples Can Do this Summer

7 Connection-Cultivating Activities Couples Can Do this Summer | marriage | Scoop.it
It’s official. Summer has started. For you this might mean a more relaxed few months. Or it might mean a busy season at work with more responsibilities. It might mean lots to do at home, trying to entertain bored, adventure-seeking kids.
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There's time- Take the first step

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10 Ways To Predict If Couples Counseling Will Save Your Marriage - Huffington Post

10 Ways To Predict If Couples Counseling Will Save Your Marriage - Huffington Post | marriage | Scoop.it
Talking about being willing to fight and do anything to save your relationship is easier said than done.
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Fighting Fair | PREPARE/ENRICH

Fighting Fair | PREPARE/ENRICH | marriage | Scoop.it
Conflict in relationships is inevitable. Here are some tips for fighting respectfully and making an argument an opportunity for growth and resolution.
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Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts: Seven Questions to Ask Before (and After - gekoo.co - Search, Find, Compare and Buy it Now

Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts: Seven Questions to Ask Before (and After - gekoo.co - Search, Find, Compare and Buy it Now | marriage | Scoop.it
Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts: Seven Questions to Ask Before (and After in gekoo.co - Search, Find, Compare and Buy it Now - Deals and Offers Online - Discounts and Promotions
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Sliding vs Deciding: The Blog of Scott Stanley: Sunk Costs and Sunken Hopes

Sliding vs Deciding: The Blog of Scott Stanley: Sunk Costs and Sunken Hopes | marriage | Scoop.it
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Blending Our Family Hasn't Been Easy, But Here's How We Make It Work - Huffington Post

Blending Our Family Hasn't Been Easy, But Here's How We Make It Work - Huffington Post | marriage | Scoop.it
As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two families.
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More Americans are getting remarried. But fewer young Americans are getting ... - Washington Post

More Americans are getting remarried. But fewer young Americans are getting ... - Washington Post | marriage | Scoop.it
What the drop in marriage rates tells us about the shifting role of marriage in this country.
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Learning the Marital Art of Fighting Fair

Learning the Marital Art of Fighting Fair | marriage | Scoop.it
Recently I came across a blog headline promising to help couples achieve a marriage free of fighting. It certainly sounds desirable, but it’s not very realistic.
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Conflict Resolution and Communication Styles - PsychCentral.com (blog)

Conflict Resolution and Communication Styles - PsychCentral.com (blog) | marriage | Scoop.it
I recently read John Gray’s classic, Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus. This relationship guide (with an extraterrestrial twist) details the various differences and nuances in behavior between the genders.
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Halloween Trick or Treat Tips for Parents With Kids of Divorce - Huffington Post

Halloween Trick or Treat Tips for Parents With Kids of Divorce - Huffington Post | marriage | Scoop.it
You're now embracing your newfound life co-parenting, your children can and have a right to have a great night and create wonderful memories with their family and friends....
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How God Can Save A Marriage

How God Can Save A Marriage | marriage | Scoop.it
When I took a long walk down a dusty path with Laura Boggess, I found myself breathing deeper in the presence of a deeply soulful, beautiful woman who seeks the face of God with childlike faith. A recovering list-maker left empty from trying to earn grace, Laura Boggess has been stepping into Christ
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3 Phrases To Use When Arguing with Your Spouse - Stupendous Marriage

3 Phrases To Use When Arguing with Your Spouse - Stupendous Marriage | marriage | Scoop.it
3 Phrases to use when arguing with your spouse! Learn these and use them to help out communication with your husband or wife.
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Not Sure If Your Relationship Is Headed Toward Marriage? This Might Help

These commitment types, from dramatic to partner-focused, may predict whether your relationship is headed for marriage or a break-up.

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Estate Planning Considerations for Blended Families - Ottawa Business Journal (blog)

Estate Planning Considerations for Blended Families - Ottawa Business Journal (blog) | marriage | Scoop.it
Sponsored Article The traditional nuclear family that was common a generation ago is gradually being replaced by non-traditional family structures, including the blended family.
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45 Conversation Starters to Bolster Your Bond with Your Friends and Family

45 Conversation Starters to Bolster Your Bond with Your Friends and Family | marriage | Scoop.it
Is this a familiar scenario? You’re sitting around the table, at home or at a restaurant. You and your loved ones have already talked about each other’s days. You’ve already discussed the delicious meal and any upcoming plans.
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The Case for Worrying ‘Alone’

The Case for Worrying ‘Alone’ | marriage | Scoop.it
Can sharing your worries with a friend help you problem-solve and be more productive? Psychiatrist Edward M. Hallowell recently wrote a book in which he explains that working out your worries with a friend could help eliminate distractions in life.
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What Makes The 'Hard Work' Of Blending A Family Entirely Worth It - Huffington Post

What Makes The 'Hard Work' Of Blending A Family Entirely Worth It - Huffington Post | marriage | Scoop.it
As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two families.
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Relationship DUI - YouTube

https://lovetakeslearning.com To strengthen your own relationship skills check out our online programs at: https://lovetakeslearning.com To help others learn...
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5 Ways Couples Can Connect When They’re Super Busy

5 Ways Couples Can Connect When They’re Super Busy | marriage | Scoop.it
You don’t have to be told that today’s world is a rapidly moving one. You know it. You feel it every time you start writing your to-do list or reviewing it at night, noticing that you haven’t exactly crossed everything off.
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Even An Estate Planner Can Learn A Lesson From A Car Accident - Forbes

Even An Estate Planner Can Learn A Lesson From A Car Accident - Forbes | marriage | Scoop.it
I was driving down the road with the top down on a beautiful summer evening. The scenery was beautiful, the weather was awesome, my life was great… … and then a Jeep slammed into my driver’s side door.
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reminder of the uncertainty i n life, lack of control - so we need to make 'what if' plans...

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Step Parent Roles

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http://www.thecenterforfamilyunity.com Step parents play one of three roles: As a new step parent you often need to play the babysitter role.
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Study Shows How Troubled Marriage, Depression History Promote Obesity - HealthCanal.com

Study Shows How Troubled Marriage, Depression History Promote Obesity - HealthCanal.com | marriage | Scoop.it
Study Shows How Troubled Marriage, Depression History Promote Obesity
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8 Things You Should Talk About When Retiring as a Couple - Huffington Post

8 Things You Should Talk About When Retiring as a Couple - Huffington Post | marriage | Scoop.it
If you've given any thought to planning your retirement, you've likely considered the obvious, most important questions. And yet there's one that is often forgotten: How would my spouse answer these?...
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