Happy Marriage Inspiration | Marriage Tips
Building a successful marriage and a conscious relationship requires work and commitment. Here you'll find inspiration to create the marriage of your dreams…
Money conversations you should have with your spouse
It’s not just about how much money a couple has—how each partner thinks and feels about money plays heavily on the financial and romantic future of a relationship. In fact, money fights are one of the most common causes of strain and conflict in a marriage. But they don’t have to be. Make sure to discuss these 5 questions about your finances with your spouse and use our tips to guide your conversations with your spouse without any blame or shame. | Happy marriage inspiration | Healthy marriage
Healthy conflict for a happy marriage
Conflict is a normal part of all relationships. It’s an inevitable outcome of individual minds creating a life together while still being true to themselves. One difference between couples in a healthy versus an unhealthy marriage isn’t whether they argue—it’s how they argue. In Imago relationship therapy we see conflict as an opportunity for growth - read on to learn how to navigate conflict without resorting to behaviours that will harm your marriage! | Healthy marriage | Happy marriage
How to get through the conflict and power struggle for a healthy, happy marriage
The middle stage in a relationship can feel loveless and full of conflict and power struggles, but it’s possible to bring back the loving feeling you experienced during the honeymoon stage!This stage of a marriage calls for you to turn toward each other and reconnecting with your spouse, to work through the conflict and power struggle in order to get to the stage of real love! Read on and discover how!
Premarital counseling questions for building a happy marriage
These 10 questions are used in premarital counseling to help enagaged and newlywed couples clarify their vision for their marriage and become fully aware of each other's expectations, approaches to married life and visions for their future. By answering these questions honestly for yourself and discussing them with your future husband or wife, you'll have a better understanding of each other and you'll be empowered with tools to build a conscious, healthy, happy marriage from the very beginning.
Learn to fight fair in a marriage
One difference between couples in a healthy versus an unhealthy marriage isn’t whether they argue—it’s how they argue. Virtually all spouses are going to butt heads from time to time. It’s an inevitable outcome of individual minds creating a life together while still being true to themselves. In Imago relationship therapy we see conflict as an opportunity for growth - discover how to navigate conflict without resorting to behaviours that will hurt your spouse and harm your marriage!
How to stay in love with your husband
Staying happily married requires active participation in growing the relationship. If you’re not careful, it’s easy to drift apart from your spouse. It is all too easy to allow the pressures of daily life to distract you from the one who “should” mean the most to you. In this post, you'll find advice from a seasoned Imago relationship therapist on how to not drift apart and stay in love with your spouse - forever!
Build a happy marriage from the start | Advice for engaged couples
Newlywed, engaged or thinking about tying the knot? These 5 powerful pieces of relationship advice from an Imago relationship therapist will help you to get emotionally prepared for marriage. Highly recommended tips for smooth sailing during your engagement and to help you build a conscious, healthy & happy marriage right from the very beginning. | Relationship advice for newlyweds | Relationship advice for engaged couples
How to work through conflict together as a couple
When a couple don’t prioritize each other in times of conflict with a third party, they are not presenting themselves to the world as a unified team. This can lead to feelings of uncertainty, anxiety, and vulnerability in marriage. These feelings can slowly tear away the finely knit threads that are holding your marriage together. Here are some powerful tips on working through a conflict together as a couple when other people enter the equation! | The Marriage Restoration Project
What really happens at marriage counseling retreats?
Over the years, there have been movies and posts jokingly made about “nightmare” couples retreats and stories about “marriage retreat hell”. We’re hoping these are mostly fiction, because the couples retreats that we know of and run are anything but! Read on for 5 ways that couples' retreats actually work in real life! | The Marriage Restoration Project | Couples counseling retreats | Marriage counseling retreats
Christmas activities to do as a couples | Christmas date night ideas
Have you ever wondered what to do for your holiday dates with your significant other? Prepare for the most wonderful time of the year as a couple with a guide filled with fun and entertaining activities that you can do together over the Christmas holidays. The holiday season is all about making memories, and nothing helps you to create those memories like being with the people you love. | Christmas date night ideas | Christmas activities for couples | Holiday activities for couples
Christmas gift ideas for couples
Craving Connection? Thirsty for your spouse’s affection & attention? Go from a stale and stagnant marriage to OMG NOW I remember why I fell in love with you! Discover more about our tropical Imago relationship therapy marriage retreats & how they empower couples with tools to co-create a conscious, happy and healthy marriage. | Couples' counseling getaways | Couples travel Costa Rica | Romantic Getaways | Healthy marriage | Marriage counseling | Tropical couples' getaway
Coparenting tips for coparenting successfully around the holidays
There are do’s and don’ts for successful coparenting relationships. These “rules” are important for your children’s sake, so that they can enjoy a stable environment even when having to split their time between two homes. Read on for three powerful tips to improve your coparenting relationship and extra advice for coparenting around the holidays! | Coparenting well | Coparenting tips | Holiday coparenting