Dealing with a moody adolescent and their hormones can challenge the best parents’ patience and wisdom. When your teen says something that makes you bristle, it’s all too easy to get drawn into an argument or a battle of wills rather than deal with what’s going on beneath the surface.
Every marriage struggles. And in most troubled marriages that are on the brink, one or both spouses often say something like “I’ve done everything I can, and it just isn’t working out.”
Dating your spouse is important, it’s fun and it’s helpful to strengthening your marriage. But spouses should plan to double date, too. Married couples need married friends. Double dates aren’t just for high school and college. Let me give you a personal example.