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The 4 Communication Killers

By The NewlyWed Box Team on Jan 10, 2019 1:45:08 PM

According to Dr. John Gottman, the "Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse" are hostile forms of communication that put couples at high risk for divorce when these patterns take up permanent residence in the relationship.

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Topics: Marriage, Newlyweds, Communication, Conflict, couples, Challenges, Expectations

3 Secrets to Prevent Cheating

By The NewlyWed Box Team on Jan 10, 2019 12:29:48 PM

Extramarital affairs have rocked many marriages, and unfortunately, you might think that cheating is inevitable in marriage. According to psychiatrist and author Dr. Scott Haltzman, however, that is just not true.

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Topics: Marriage, Newlyweds, Communication, Needs, Tips, sex, couples, Expectations

The First Year of Marriage

By The NewlyWed Box Team on Dec 20, 2018 9:10:58 AM

Scene 1: The Big Day

The day has finally arrived. You walk down the aisle taking in all of the people who have come to witness this momentous occasion. You and your fiancé enthusiastically say “I do!” There is a great celebration and finally you leave. Now, the two of you begin your journey of happily ever after.

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Topics: Marriage, Newlyweds, Needs, couples, Challenges, Expectations, FirstYear

Sex: From Sparklers to Fireworks in the Bedroom

By The NewlyWed Box Team on Dec 20, 2018 9:10:04 AM

Let's talk about sex. According to marriage experts, there are probably more fireworks going on outside the bedroom than inside. Shocker, we know.

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Topics: Marriage, Newlyweds, Subscription Box, Communication, Needs, Tips, sex, couples, Fun

Couples Who Play Together

By The NewlyWed Box Team on Dec 20, 2018 9:09:44 AM

When was the last time you and your mate played together? Seriously... can you remember the last time you did something crazy fun together?

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Topics: Marriage, Newlyweds, Play, couples, Fun

6 Tips For Healthy Relationships During The Holidays

By John Daum on Dec 7, 2018 11:45:43 AM

As wonderful as the holiday season is, this time of year is particularly hard on relationships. Nobody likes to talk about it, but statistics show that more breakups, divorces, and infidelities happen around the holiday season than any other time of year. Happy holidays? Not for everyone...

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Topics: Marriage, Newlyweds, Communication, Tips, Holidays

The Number One Relationship Killer is...

By John Daum on Nov 30, 2018 2:24:50 PM

The Number One Relationship Killer Is… Unmet Expectations

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Topics: Marriage, Newlyweds, Subscription Box, Subscription, Communication

4 Ways to Have Difficult Conversations at the Holiday Dinner Table and Not Ruin Your Appetite

By The NewlyWed Box Team on Nov 14, 2018 4:07:35 PM

As you gather with friends or family, chances are good that at some point you will encounter people who don’t share your point of view about topics that you feel strongly about, such as politics, faith, raising children, immigration, or... you fill in the blank.

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Topics: Newlyweds, Conflict, Holidays, Fmaily

5 Ways Friends and Family Influence Your Relationship

By Gwyndolyn Joyner on Nov 13, 2018 11:59:44 AM

After you say “ I do,” there’s a lot that changes and there are new things to get used to when it comes to friends and family. Add the holidays to a new marriage, and it’s easy to feel a little incredibly overwhelmed.

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Topics: Marriage, Newlyweds, Tips

How a dog can be a blessing and a curse to your marriage (Dog gifs included).

By The NewlyWed Box Team on Nov 6, 2018 1:53:18 PM

 As NewlyWeds, you might be considering adding a furry friend to your family. There are a lot of challenges and joys that come along with adding a dog to the mix. Consider these pros and cons and decide if adding a dog is the right choice for your marriage.

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Topics: Newlyweds, Communication, Dogs

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