The only thing perfect about marriage is the airbrushed wedding photo. ~ Anonymous
Marriage, even the best of marriages, can take effort and work.
In fact, based on the research I conducted regarding the essential elements necessary for a marriage to thrive, commitment, trust, and respect were in the top five – and each of these require some work to make happen.
Many people still enter into marriage wearing rose-colored glasses.
We long for the Hollywoodization of relationships. Where everything goes smoothly and passionately and all our disagreements are resolved before the credits roll.
Marriage myths can undermine your relationship.
Rather than falling victim to these myths, take off the glasses and be honest with yourself and your spouse.
You don’t have to settle for less. In fact, you likely are reading this post (and Simple Marriage) because you’re interested making your marriage all it can be.
A great marriage is a long-term process — not an overnight miracle.
By uncovering and debunking these marriage myths you’ll see things more clearly in life and marriage.[Continue Reading...]