Articles by Mary Jo

Relationships, Parenting, and Emotional Wellness

December 29, 2015

The loneliest most of us ever feel is when we are with someone we don’t care for. A bad date or a bad marriage can make us feel so alone and unloved. Many people go out with people they don’t like to avoid being alone for special holidays, and New Year’s Eve is one of...

December 22, 2015

The holidays are supposed to be joyful and bring couples closer together. However, in reality, December sets the tone for the highest number of divorces, which begins in January and ends in March. The stress couples feel and become angry or depressed about in December...

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...

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