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How to Really Love Your Husband

Use an action plan to build your marriage.

By: Therese Cirner

How to Really Love Your Husband: Use an action plan to build your marriage. by Therese Cirner

Love letters, diamonds, chocolates, dinners for two, passionate embraces—none of us has any problem coming up with a short list of traditionally romantic ways to express love. But what about life’s ordinary seasons? How do you keep telling your spouse “I love you” when the gift budget is empty and you’re feeling more tired and preoccupied than starry-eyed?

Because every marriage is unique, there’s no one-size-fits-all answer. Yet there is a simple truth that all of us can use as a guide:...


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