Why Marriage Can Be Better the Second Time Around

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I wrote this piece almost five years ago, just before I said "I do" for the second time. It has definitely been one of the better decisions I have ever made.     I am as familiar with the statistics as anyone — two-thirds of second marriages are expected to end in divorce. There are … Continue reading Why Marriage Can Be Better the Second Time Around

4 Lessons From 4 Years of (Re) Marriage

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8 Truths You Have to Accept Before Your Second Marriage

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It's easy to be carried away in love. It's easy to believe that a different spouse will make everything different. It's easy to think that the past always knows its place. And it's easy to get married again without accepting the truths from your first marriage. If you want your second marriage to be better … Continue reading 8 Truths You Have to Accept Before Your Second Marriage

Time to Bloom

You would think I would know better by now. But apparently I don't. Okay, so that's not quite true. I DO know better. I just choose to ignore what I know I should do so that I can instead do what I want to do. Sometimes the risk pays off and the rewards are early … Continue reading Time to Bloom

5 Truths You Have to Accept Before Your Second Marriage

Your Baggage is Your Problem It's always nice when someone offers to carry our bags for us. There's a relief that comes from shifting that burden; a sense of freedom when the weight is lifted. But when it comes to relationships, your baggage is your problem. Whether you have residual anger that flares when provoked, … Continue reading 5 Truths You Have to Accept Before Your Second Marriage