Marie

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Name: Marie Mertilus
Date registered: August 28, 2011
URL: http://portofpeacecounseling.com

Latest posts

  1. Marriage Quotes That Actually Help Your Marriage — June 19, 2017
  2. How Can We Increase Romance in Our Marriage? — June 14, 2017
  3. Dreaming Big? 4 Ways To Support Each Others’ Dreams & Win — June 12, 2017
  4. Are You Speaking To Your Spouse’s Heart? — June 7, 2017
  5. 5 Ways to Increase Your Marriage Spiritual Intimacy — June 5, 2017

Most commented posts

  1. Can Pre-Marital Counseling Really Save Your Marriage? — 17 comments
  2. What Can You Learn from A Child? — 7 comments
  3. 3 Tips To Leverage Differences and Build a Stronger Marriage — 7 comments
  4. Watch out for these 4 marriage killers — 6 comments
  5. Are Your Internal Obstacles Getting in the Way of Your Happy Marriage? — 6 comments

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Jun 19

Marriage Quotes That Actually Help Your Marriage

Monday Marriage Motivation Great marriages need constant enrichment. Although most couples walk down the aisle madly in love, everyday life happens. Couples who do not have any support and encouragement in their marriage toolbox suffer greatly. For some couples daily stress is just a test. For some couples daily stress lead to the dreaded divorce. …

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Jun 14

How Can We Increase Romance in Our Marriage?

Ask Marie? How can we increase romance in our marriage?   Romance is so crucial to keep a relationship alive. However, if a couple is not intentional, everyday life issues can kill the romance. What is romance? Romance is simple, thoughtful and sometime spontaneous. Romance is doing what your spouse needs to feel loved. Romance is …

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Jun 12

Dreaming Big? 4 Ways To Support Each Others’ Dreams & Win

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Monday Marriage Motivation There are too many single married couples around these days. The term single married couple should not even exist but it does. The term refers to married couples who willingly walked down the aisle, took the vows under no threat or duress but after marriage both spouses behave as single individuals. They …

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Jun 07

Are You Speaking To Your Spouse’s Heart?

Last week I was asked a question that triggers me to write this post about reaching a spouse’s heart. The question was “How do you speak to your spouse’s heart when they are no longer in the marriage emotionally? Honestly, I wish there was a simple answer, but when it comes to marriage, there are …

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Jun 05

5 Ways to Increase Your Marriage Spiritual Intimacy

Monday Marriage Motivation Spirituality can mean many things to individuals. In a marriage, spirituality can be a bond that help the marriage grow or a point of contention. There are couples that argue that their spouse not going to church or pray. Spirituality in marriage really goes beyond just sitting at the pews on Sunday …

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May 31

We Can’t Communicate

Ask Marie? We argue all the times. We can’t communicate without shouting at each other. We started avoiding conflicts but it makes thing worse   You are very brave and you are on the right path to resolve your conflicts because you are seeking help. Avoiding conflicts will only create the conflict to get bigger. …

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May 29

3 Reasons You Should Keep Dating Your Spouse

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Monday Marriage Motivation When you said your  “I do” you started a long journey of courtship and dating. However, many married couples throw dating out of the window the day they vowed to be one. It is like a backward move. Trying to be one but leaving the dating and courtship portion at the altar. …

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May 29

Happy Memorial Day

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Happy Memorial Day     Photo Courtesy of Rattikankeawpun under freedigitalphotos.net The willingness of America’s veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.  – Jeff Miller      

May 24

Just Got Engaged What Should We Do?

Ask Marie? We just got engaged. We came from broken homes. What can we do to ensure that we will not repeat the stories of divorce we witnessed as children?   Congratulation. Engagement is an exciting time. Take time with your fiance to build your lives. You have make the first step and it is a huge step. …

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May 22

The Simplest Way to Encourage Your Spouse Today

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Monday Marriage Motivation The simplest way to encourage your spouse is saying I love you. However, it is so simple that most couple really forget to use it daily. Life is stressful by itself. Marriage can be quite challenging. These three simple words: I LOVE YOU can really be a lifeline that keep your marriage alive. …

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