A GOOD HUSBAND ACCEPTS HIS MISTAKES
What does it mean to be a good husband?
This was the question posed to a group of men at a recent men’s workshop. The focus of the workshop was men and intimacy. But a theme emerged about how men in committed relationships can be better husbands and partners.
“What does it even mean to be a good husband?” one man asked the group.
The answers to this and similar questions became the focus of the entire day. Clearly working on how to be abetter husband was central for these men.
6 ARGUMENTS ALL MARRIED COUPLES HAVE
In The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work, Dr. John Gottman lists the 6 most common areas of marital conflict. He explains that, “even in very happy and stable marriages, these issues are perennial.” We will touch on these six types of arguments, the task they each represent for a marriage, and offer practical advice for addressing the solvable disagreements they often trigger.
Remember that all couples argue, and that’s okay. We grow in our relationships by reconciling our differences. That’s how we become more loving people and truly experience the fruits of marriage.
MY FATHER IS THE BEST MOTHER ON EARTH
He was watering the plants in the posh gardens of an international school. The heat and dust didn’t seem to affect him.
“Ganga Das, Principal Ma’am wants to see you – right now.”
The last two words of the peon had lots of emphasis on them, trying to make it sound like an emergency.
He quickly got up, washed and wiped his hands and headed towards the principal’s chamber. The walk from the garden to the office seemed never-ending. His heart was almost jumping out of his chest.
WHY MEN CHANGE FOR WOMEN
Men who have low self-esteem tend to perceive themselves with low value. They lack strong core values because they are constantly seeking approval. These are the kind of men who struggle to maintain the status quo. They feel the need to meet everyone else’s metric in order to feel valued. They believe that without acceptance, there is no value.
When one lacks the belief that they are high value, it creates an inferiority gap. This sets the values of others on a pedestal, and deeming them more important. As a result, these guys are liable to get run over by others.
When one feels like they are low value, they’re likely to base their feelings of success and worthiness on how well they meet the needs of others, instead of their own. Even though the entire idea of it is to gain others’ approval, this needy behavior actually repels others. Not to mention that it invites all sorts of problems into one’s life.
6 THINGS A MAN IS ONLY WILLING TO DO FOR THE WOMAN HE REALLY LOVES
When a man loves a woman, nothing will stop him from doing these 6 things.
It was a few weeks after my incredible wedding to my wonderful husband that I started to worry about everything under the sun.
With all the pressure of becoming a wife, going to my first semester of college full-time and learning how to live with another person, my mental health decreased to the point where I was having full-blown panic attacks over the silliest things.
My anxiety got so bad that some nights I would just cry for no reason at all. I couldn’t stop, either. Sometimes, it was sort of a laugh-cry because I was laughing at myself for crying.
20 INSPIRING QUOTES BY WOMEN THAT WILL MAKE YOU PROUD TO BE A WOMAN
Don’t let the negativity of the world get you down, there is so much to look forward to and so much to be proud of. You are a woman, and therefore, you are strong.
Don’t let the negativity of the world get you down, there is so much to look forward to and so much to be proud of. You are a woman, and therefore, you are strong. Here are 20 inspiring quotes to prove your worth:
THE TWO WORDS THAT STRIKE TERROR IN THE HEARTS OF WOMEN TODAY
They’ve been used to shame women since the beginning of time.
What two words have helped to shape the roles of women in society and the whole of human history? What two words carry enough power to not only lower women’s self-esteem but make them especially vulnerable to perpetrations of every kind?
What two words are the last words many women have heard just before being raped or murdered? “Slut” and “whore.”
These two words have been used for millennia to shame women from all walks of life. They have often been used to justify all manner of ill treatment, including rape and murder.
5 THINGS I PRAY TO BECOME A BETTER WIFE
When was the last time you prayed for these five things?
When I first got married I would pray often for my husband and for the situations we were facing, the arguments that were happening repeatedly, and for the things I just simply did not like.
For the moment, prayer would give me hope, satisfaction, and relief. I would stand up from my knees, wipe my tears and feel confident I did exactly what I was called to do as a wife.
With negative thinking, I would have a mindset of, “Unlike my husband I took the situation to prayer.”
10 WAYS MARRIAGE IS DIFFERENT FOR MEN AND WOMEN
Men and women don’t exactly think alike when it comes to marriage. Here’s how they differ.
Men and women don’t exactly think alike when it comes to marriage.
New studies and reports have shown how women and men have differing opinions before they get married and also when they have already tied the knot. From when to get married to the benefits of the institution, the two genders aren’t always on the same page.
Following are five ways men and women differ when it comes to marriage.
More older men are getting married than older women
The Office of National Statistics in the United Kingdom found in June that 25 percent of men ages 65 to 69 are getting married, while 21 percent of women of the same age are getting married, The Express reported.
DO YOU FEEL YOUR HUSBAND ISN’T ATTRACTED TO YOU ANYMORE? 2 THINGS YOU SHOULD NEVER DO AND 3 THINGS YOU MUST DO
If you feel him slipping away, this is for you.
Maybe he’s told you, or perhaps you can just tell by the look in his eyes. When your husband isn’t attracted to you, it feels like your heart will never stop breaking. After all, as a woman, society constantly tells you that how you look is everything.
What does a wife who has gone through years of caring for her husband and bearing his children do when she realizes he doesn’t think she’s pretty?
Some of our most natural reactions tend to be the most harmful while the things that actually heal require deep soul digging.
Healing can come when you keep these things in mind.