Category Archives: Successful Marriage

Perspectives about Benny’s day off

Approaching one spouse’s day off from mindset of partnership. Continue reading

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Letting your Spouse Know you Feel Enriched by Them

Often, we are indeed grateful and appreciative, but we don’t express it. Or, we say a simple Thank You.  Sometimes it is hard to articulate exactly how your life was enriched by the other person’s actions or words.  Take the time to really think how that action makes you feel.  And share that with them. Continue reading

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Some ways to improve your marriage — with little help from your spouse

Good news!  It is possible to improve your marriage – even with no help from your spouse.   Continue reading

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A Vocabulary of Emotions

In expressing feelings, it is helpful to use words that refer to the specific emotions rather than words that are vague or general. Continue reading

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Expressing your Real Feelings

The difficulty in identifying and expressing feelings is common. Some important points about how to express feelings. Continue reading

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Rabbi Lipskier responds

Recently, Rabbi Mendel Lipskier of Sherman Oaks, CA spoke via conference call to newly married men about the first years of marriage.  You can access the recording here.  

Several questions came in anonymously after the call. Rabbi Lipskier has graciously agreed to answer them. Continue reading

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Marriage is all about love, respect and acceptance. And something else?

A successful marriage needs acceptance and effort. Continue reading

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