Stronger Together Blog

A collection of articles from our Journals

How to Build Trust in your Relationship – Part 2

February 27, 2018 9:49 pm

In the first part of this three-post series on trust in relationships, I offered four simple ways to building such trust in your marriage. In this second part, I offer three more, these dealing with some of the... (more)

How to Build Trust in your Relationship – Part 1

February 27, 2018 9:45 pm

Trust is that deep sense you have that your partner has your best interest at heart, which is crucial to the well-being of your relationship. With trust, anything is possible. Without it, your relationship won’t survive, at least... (more)

Lucky In Love and Marriage: What’s Luck Got to do with it?

February 27, 2018 5:32 pm

There are many different traditions bestowing luck onto a new bride and groom, such as: The groom breaking a glass under his foot at the end of the ceremony, The bride tucking a sugar cube into her glove... (more)

Don’t You Dare Disagree with Me

July 10, 2017 6:17 pm

Every day in my office, I help couples who struggle with conflict and disagreements with their spouse. That’s not new to me as a marriage therapist for over 25 years. What is new, or perhaps intensifying is a... (more)

The Key to Rekindling Romantic Flames is Right at Your Fingertips

March 7, 2017 10:53 pm

The Key to Rekindling Romantic Flames is Right at Your Fingertips! Have the fluttery feelings deep in the stomach that told you this person was the one flown away? It’s completely normal when a relationship moves from dating... (more)

Stop the Overwhelm!

February 24, 2017 8:26 pm

“If I have to add one more thing to my to do list, I’m going to fall apart!” So many of us feel like that, myself included and we also feel like we never get to the things... (more)

Episode 011: Marriage Minute- 5 Tips to Show Appreciation

February 16, 2017 10:17 am

Big AHA! moments are not the cornerstone of helping relationships change. It’s the small things that have a big impact. Expressing appreciation will change how you see your spouse and will help you really connect to the true... (more)

Episode 006: Is it Chatting or Cheating?

February 15, 2017 7:58 pm

Is it just a platonic friendship? What are the signs that it’s not? Is a physical affair the only way to betray a marriage? Tune in to this episode to learn some of the signs that indicate an... (more)