Articles by Mary Jo

Relationships, Parenting, and Emotional Wellness

January 1, 2016

No matter who you are or where your relationship is at, you can improve it. Experts in the field of psychology and relationships agree on several of them, and this is my favorite list of the top five. Reminding yourself in the New Year that your relationship is created...

December 15, 2015

Everyone knows you can’t get your own way in a relationship. Compromise is an important part of all relationships especially in marriage. Your ideal partner is usually someone you can work with; you complement each other, and go together like peas and carrots. Like set...

December 8, 2015

 December is the most popular month for engagements and if you’re one of the lucky couples a new survey may help you choose which ring you want. There is a 30% higher chance that if you spend two to four thousand dollars on a ring compared to spending $500 to $2,000 yo...

December 1, 2015

Women initiate more than 80% of all divorces and when you search the internet for advice on how to be a good husband or wife, you find many articles to help men be good husbands, but the ones for wives are religious-based or from the 1950s when gender roles were more r...

November 17, 2015

It happens to the majority of couples who share a life together; whether they’re picking up a dirty sock, up all night with a sick baby, or going out to dinner so exhausted they can barely keep their eyes open, they think to themselves, “Where has the passion gone?” Th...

November 10, 2015

(For women it’s the little things that matter most)

Being a great husband is difficult, and guys feel confused about what their wives really want. It’s easier to go through your marriage on autopilot settling for okay instead of being the man your wife and kids need you...

April 1, 2014

For many couples when they get married they are full of lust and love. They cannot imagine there will ever be a time when they aren’t crazy for each other and passionate about sex. However, real life seeps in and after several years of marriage sex begins getting pushe...

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