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Helen Franklin
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A wife and mother who has had some very low, lowes in her marriage and is now reaching some new highs.
A wife and mother who has had some very low, lowes in her marriage and is now reaching some new highs.

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The Trouble With Stay at Home Dads
With Fathers day coming up the idea of who a dad is and what he does become more prevalent.  I see it starting already on social media.  As a mother to 2 small children I know that I am very grateful for the dad that they have and the wonderful influence he...
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A Dislocated Marriage
It's no secret that more and more marriages are ending in divorce.  It's often quoted that you have a 50% chance of making it these days.  It's difficult to get statistics on this but the government does say that from the census it is evident that there are...
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Let's Talk About Sex
I stumbled across a very interesting video on the Internet today.  I found it amazingly fitting for this blog and what I have gone through.  If you also have a sexual disconnect in your marriage I would really recommend watching it.  One line I really liked...
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The Sex Schedule
Have you and your spouse ever had a schedule for when you'd have sex?  Do you like the idea of planning for intimacy or does that seem like it would remove the spontinaity and romance? For myself, the answer to these questions is yes, even though they seem ...
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Let It Go
Negotiating for what you want in marriage can be a very delicate and tricky business!  Sometimes, for myself, I will just resolve to accept things the way they are rather than go through the difficulty and sometimes agony of voicing my desires and risking h...
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You're Wearing That?
There's a fairly new song on the radio that I'm sure you have heard.  It's by A Great Big World and Christina Aguilera, Say Something.  I really love this song even though I find it quite sad and it usually makes me cry.  It reminds me of the desperation, u...
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Social Self Esteem
Everywhere you look, everyone is so happy!  They are going on vacations, eating amazing meals, getting fantastic gifts, seeing unbelievable places, starting new relationships, getting engaged, getting married, having babies, being praised by their spouses.....
Social Self Esteem
Social Self Esteem
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Self Unsteem
I have a wish, a wish that I am very passionate about!  It's a big factor in why I'm writing this blog and why I am attempting to be so completely vulnerable.  I wish that women would see how amazing, valuable, inspiring and beautiful they are!  I wish they...
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The Initiation Situation
I wonder if there are any marriages where initiating sex is never an issue.  I know in my marriage it's been a bit of a hurdle to overcome and there are a lot of times when it still causes problems, big problems!  Neither one of us really wants to be the on...
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The Anatomy of an Affair
This is my most difficult post to write.  It is the most personal and the most vulnerable topic for me.  It's also where I made the most mistakes and where I hope to help other couples avoid the trap that I fell into.  I hope to turn what the enemy meant fo...
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