6 Marriage Lessons I Learned From My Parents’ Divorce

6 Marriage Lessons I Learned From My Parents' Divorce

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My mom filed for divorce when I was 22, and I’ve seen every ugly imaginable. It was an awful, awful experience, and we’re still dealing with the aftereffects.

Looking back at my parents’ marriage, both my parents failed to make their marriage work. There was a lot of distance and absolutely no communication. They gave up on their love a long time ago.

I refuse to go down the same path of little effort. I choose to do every thing I can to keep my love thriving.

Here are 6 marriage lessons I learned from my parents’ divorce:

25 Things Men Can Do to Score Big Points From Women

25 Things Men Can Do to Score Big Points From Women

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There are some big differences when it comes to men and females, because men and women essentially speak different languages. Meaning, we tend to communicate very differently. If you’ve ever read Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus, then you probably know what I’m talking about.

And for the majority of women, actions speak louder than words. The little things tend to matter the most for women.

These 25 things men can do to score big points with women are focused on the little things that are filled with big love.

If you haven’t read 25 things women can do to score big points from men, go check it out now!

The Four Seasons of Love and What They Actually Mean

The Four Seasons of Love and What They Actually Mean

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I’ve heard of the seasons of love before. However, I didn’t get a deeper understanding until I read Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus by John Gray.

Think of your relationship like a garden. If your relationship is to not only survive, but to also thrive, it must be constantly tended to. Special care must be given.

You have to water your garden regularly. Weeds must be pulled, and new seeds must be sown to replace old ones. You must take the seasons, as well as unpredictable weather, into account. You must adapt to the ongoing changing seasons of love.

To further explain, here are the four seasons of love and what they actually mean:

5 Pieces of Bad Relationship Advice You Should Stop Believing

5 Pieces of Bad Relationship Advice You Should Stop Believing

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Oh relationship advice. There’s shitty advice all over the place, don’t you think? Wear this and your husband will love you. Do that and your wife will love you forever. Blah blah blah. Just stop already.

Not only do bad pieces of relationship advice set up a false picture of love, they could be ruining your entire relationship.

Here are 5 pieces of bad relationship advice you should stop believing so you can start to have a healthy relationship: