042 SelfWork: How To Fall Back In Love (Or Make Sure You Stay)

042 SelfWork: How To Fall Back In Love (Or Make Sure You Stay)

“I’m not in love with you anymore.” These are words that can bring pain, confusion — a total feeling of rejection and emotional abandonment. How do couples try to prevent this from happening? What do you need to do to stay connected and...
27% Off My Gift Book for 27 Days to Celebrate My 27th Anniversary

27% Off My Gift Book for 27 Days to Celebrate My 27th Anniversary

September 15th is my 27th wedding anniversary! While I’m out celebrating with my husband, I have a present for all of you. For the next 27 days, my gift book Marriage Is Not For Chickens will be available at a 27% discount. In order to receive this discount,...
Emotionally Preparing for an Empty Coop

Emotionally Preparing for an Empty Coop

I wish I had a nickel for every time someone had warned me against the dreaded “empty nest” during my son’s last in high school. Was I prepared?  How were my husband and I going to manage, especially given that we had only been blessed with one of the...
A Little Gratitude Goes A Long Way In A Marriage

A Little Gratitude Goes A Long Way In A Marriage

My husband has a lot more patience than I do. So he does a lot of the things around the house that require that particular virtue. I try hard to show my gratitude. He fills up the little pump thing to the left of the kitchen faucet that holds dishwashing liquid.   He...