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When Giving the Benefit of the Doubt Goes Too Far

I thought I was doing the right thing by giving my ex-husband the benefit of the doubt. When he blamed a bank error for the lack of money in the checking account, I believed...

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Is the Time Spent In a “Failed” Married Wasted?

When my math students first start to tackle more difficult algebra problems, they retain their elementary focus on determining the single correct answer. While this difficult work is still relatively new to them, they...

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9 Reasons People Stay in an Unhappy Marriage

Why would someone choose to stay in an unhappy marriage? I remember questioning my ex husband about his parent’s marriage while we were still teenagers – “They seem miserable. Why do you think they...

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Taking a Break From Marriage

I’m leaving my husband tomorrow. But don’t worry. I’ll return on Wednesday. This is my spring break week and since my husband is not in education, it’s a normal week for him. So instead...

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Marital Climate vs. Marital Weather

It’s been an odd winter in the Southeast this year. We’ve had record rainfall and relatively moderate temperatures. The near-constant flooding has meant that most of the trails (many of which run alongside streams...

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