Saving a marriage is not a hopeless situation, but it can be a herculean task requiring both spouses to participate. And, of course your spouse can always change their mind. Marriage experts have made many contributions, and come up with the common denominators to assist couples with having a successful marriage. In order to be successful in saving a broken relationship it is important to be brave to face reality, to face the unknown. Sometimes relationships are lost because the individual fears to face the truth. Remember, avoid common behavior that is likely to make a dent in your relationship. Following a simple system in building positive marriage skills are essential to the success of a healthy marriage.
When you appreciate yourself, the feeling will contaminate your spouse and they will start to feel the same way too. Tip: Strive to eat at least one meal a day together. Your spouse may find out how great a cook you are, and appreciate you more. Write each other love notes, reminders that you are in love, and reconnect by emphasizing your spouse best qualities that made you fall in love with him. You should improve your communication skills to keep your marriage. Avoid the trap of telling your partner that he/she is wrong. Accept his/her weaknesses, and failures after all nobody’s perfect. Learn to listen more, not only with your ears, but also with your heart.
Marriage can be a blissful union when the couple respect and love each other. You can save your marriage, and save yourself from heartaches by making the changes you both need. Strive to live everyday to the fullest with your spouse. Be a dependable spouse, keep your promises otherwise he/she will lose trust. Tip: Never break a promise although you are likely to believe that promises are made to be broken. Disillusionment grows when expectations are unfulfilled. Tip: Don’t have unrealistic expectations of your spouse.
Become conscious of your body, and appearance. Many couples get so comfortable with each other that they stop dressing up. Tip: Exercise, reduce your weight, plan your diet, go to the beauty salon, the spa, buy a new dress. But, leave the kids to your mother. Tip: Go on a date. Be the first to initiate reconciliation and be sure to resolve your conflict before you both fall asleep. Also by going on a date there is no alternative than to dress up to show your spouse how attractive you still are. While on your date recall the memories of your courtship, relive the thrill and excitement you shared on your dates, the places you have visited, and your honeymoon. Get to know the person sleeping next to you each night.
Couples don’t always engage in rational discussion, however being able to agree to disagree is important. This is the most damaging causing people to procrastinate and react properly. Yes, marriage can be saved but, it is not as easy as kissing the bride. According to statistics, there are 2 million divorces each year. Do you plan to be part of the statistics? It’s never to late to change, and decide to turn over a new leaf. You’ll transform into a much better new you. As you change for the better, it will have a ripple effect in all areas of your life. Unfortunately, there is no course in any school on how to build a successful marriage. You will find only one path from divorce to a happy union. The convincing is in your hands.