An article on selfgrowth.com, by Dr. Charles D. Schmitz and Elizabeth A. Schmitz, provides some valuable ideas on how to keep holiday stress between you and your mate to a minimum. Here are 7 tips to do just that: 1. Family Traditions – put energy into blending your family traditions with your spouse’s. By doing […]
I may be paranoid, but when I give my wife gifts at Christmas, she seems appreciative, but not that enthused. I feel a bit defeated when this happens. I’m not sure what to do about it. I knew a husband once who gave his wife the lid of a frying pan! Needless to say she […]
Take time this holiday season to go on a holiday date and do something festive with your mate either day or night.
This time of the year is a total blur and often not enjoyable for my husband and me. The pressure to get things done seems to rob of us of time together. Do you have any ideas on how to help us spend time with one another during the holidays? Yes! If you have kids, […]
My wife starts being irritable around mid-November. We usually have 15 people for dinner, and by Thanksgiving morning, the tension in our house is unbearable. I just wish she would chill out. Any ideas? Yes. Start asking this question starting mid-November: What can I do to help you prepare for Thanksgiving? Asking this question is […]