Tag Archives: attraction

Information about Sex Before Marriage

We found the following report on CNN.com, titled Men have upper hand in sexual economy.  It reports on research on the sexual behaviors of both men and women before marriage and some of the consequences of that behavior. Here is … Continue reading

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Why Married Sex is Better

We’ve been reading on various marriage topics recently.  Some of them will likely appear in our blogs in the future.  This one popped up on Rita’s web browser this morning.  We thought it was interesting and fun.  Redbook magazine printed … Continue reading

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Laughing Our Way Through Marriage

We tend to have a lot of serious conversations.  It is not unusual for us to spend hours discussing a topic we want to write about or a topic for a presentation we are giving.  When life gets busy, as … Continue reading

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Thoughts about Marriage for Young Adults, Part 2

We were recently interviewed by a former student, Dan Kamys, who is now an editor at fitandfabliving.com, a web site for young adults.  This week we offer a second excerpt from the interview.  The first part of the interview was … Continue reading

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My Dreams, Your Dreams, Our Dreams

(Rita) I think that one of the things that contributes to a happy marriage is dreaming together.  That means sharing individual dreams, dreaming together and supporting each other in the fulfillment of an individual dream which in effect becomes a … Continue reading

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Myths that are Bad for Marriage

In the April 18, 2012 Chicago Tribune, reporter Wendy Donahue reviews You Complete Me and Other Myths that Destroy Happily Ever After by Victoria Fleming, PhD (North Shore Wellness Service).  There are many sayings about marriage that we hear and … Continue reading

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Marriage as Pilgrimage

The following is a quote from a publication of Boston College’s C21 Resources, the Church in the 21st century, Fall 2007.  The article is titled A Marriage Proposal by Tim Muldoon.  “If we begin by asking people to consider that … Continue reading

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More Wedding Rings, Fewer Handcuffs

(Bob)  I have always liked being married and have never felt “tied down” or limited by it.  Sure, there were times when I looked at something I might have done if it were not for my commitment to Rita and … Continue reading

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The Beginning of Our Dream

Valentine’s Day is often a time to remember how we met and what we saw in each other that led us to marriage and a lifetime together.  This week we want to share with you that part of our story, … Continue reading

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