Category Archives: Relationships

Deployed Families

I was planning on continuing Marital Investment Strategies today; however, events over the weekend have my mind and heart on a different topic: the impact of military deployment on families. I attended the birthday party of a friends kid on … Continue reading

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Marital Investment Strategies

The difference between marriages that succeed and marriages that crumble is usually not the frequency or intensity of conflict or hurts but the amount of pleasant and enjoyable memories that a couple shares. A couple that has wisely invested in … Continue reading

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Kim and I had been married for almost a year when we realized that the best thing we could do for our marriage was to get ourselves a dishwasher for Christmas. But a few years later we were again living … Continue reading

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