A Bend Marriage Coach Offers Tips for an Empty Nester Holiday Season

December 9, 2016 by

Even after your kids move out, you probably expect to spend the holidays with them. After all, it’s the time of year for families to get together and celebrate their love and closeness.

Sometimes, though, travel arrangements may prevent your children from coming home for the holidays. Or you from ...

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Bend Marriage Counselor: Unique Holiday Gifts for Your Spouse

December 2, 2016 by

If you’ve been with your spouse for years – or even decades – coming up with creative holiday gifts is likely getting harder and harder. Sure, you’ll him the new ties he asked for, or her the traditional box of chocolates and day at the spa… but you just want ...

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A Marriage Coach on When, How, and Why You Should Renew Your Vows

November 22, 2016 by

Your first marriage was such a wonderful ceremony… don’t you wish you could do it all over again? By renewing your vows or having a second ceremony, you can!

Renewing your vows is not just a fun event for you and your spouse – it can also be a deeply ...

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Bend Marriage Coaching: Common Conflicts That Arise After Your First Child-And How to Solve Them

November 11, 2016 by

Your little one is a blessing, but (and we’re sure you know this already) having a kid isn’t easy. Children can tax you in ways you never knew existed before, and the stresses of caring for your first child can’t help but carry over into your relationship.

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Bend Relationship Coach: Why Americans Are Waiting Longer to Marry

November 2, 2016 by

Do you have friends, children, or relatives in their late 20s and early 30s who are still single? You keep waiting for that save-the-date or engagement announcement and… it’s just not coming? Or maybe you’re the one who’s content to hold off on the big day?

Whatever camp you fall ...

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Bend Relationship Coach: Avoid Important Conversations Online

October 25, 2016 by

Tell us if you’ve ever been in this situation:

Tension is rising between you and your partner. Maybe something is bugging you. Maybe they’re acting strange. Or maybe you left each other on an awkward note.

You don’t know how to address the issue. But you want to get your ...

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A Relationship Coach Describes How to Enter the Dating World After College

October 14, 2016 by

When you’re in college (especially if you attend a larger school), it’s almost too easy to meet new potential matches: going out to parties during the week, attending large social events like sports games or fraternity/sorority socials, new classes every semester. Quite simply, it’s a very social time in your ...

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Oregon Relationship Coach: What If My Friends Don’t Like My New Partner?

We all know that it’s hard to coordinate events or parties when two people attending do not get along. So when your friends don’t like your boyfriend or girlfriend, it can be hard to bring everyone together for fun outings or celebrations. Even the simplest night out can cause a ...

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A Bend Marriage Coach Explains How Sleep Impacts Your Marital Mindset

September 23, 2016 by

How many hours of sleep are you getting? How is that number affecting your relationship?

We all know that sleep is good for overall mental and physical health. But did you know it’s also good for your relationship?

Reach out to our Bend marriage coach office today and we can ...

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A Bend Marriage Coach Offers 5 Ideas for a Date Night in Your Empty Nest

The kids have moved out and you have the house to yourselves. It’s great – until it’s not – and you and your spouse are both dealing with a bit of empty nest syndrome.

We’ve written a lot before about how it can help to just get out and do ...

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