Category Archives: Becoming Better

Feeling Welcome at Home: More on Marriage Leadership


Perusing the web, I found this post about wives and families welcoming home their husbands and fathers. It rang true to me, I have no greater feeling during the day when my arrival at home is cheered by my amazing … Continue reading

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Marriage Leadership


I had the opportunity to attend a business leadership seminar this week by Kirk Weisler. Kirk is a renown teacher of leadership principles, known for bringing out the best in others. He conveys his messages with a unique mix of … Continue reading

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Be the Right Person


In a recent address to a congregation of men, Thomas S. Monson recited this quote, “Being happily and successfully married is generally not so much about marrying the right person as it is being the right person. A conscious effort … Continue reading

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Physical Affection in Marriage


In the poem Desiderata, good advice is given: “Be yourself, especially do not feign affection. Neither be cynical about love…” In your marriage, how is affection used? Is it a tool to get your companion to do what you want? … Continue reading

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You Can’t Fix Everything


Men and women are different. I know that’s shocking news to you. We think differently, walk, talk, and go to the bathroom differently. We also solve problems differently. A man’s default impulse when they are told about a problem is … Continue reading

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