Unhappy Marriage?

Woman wondering, "Is my marriage over?"

How To Answer The Question ‘Is My Marriage Over?’

By Dr. Karen Finn / September 23, 2016

“Is my marriage over?” is a question that spawns a miasma of misery and confusion. Cut through the confusion and misery by following the advice given here.

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Sometimes a little emotional detachment makes even a passionate marriage better.

A Little Emotional Detachment Could Save Your Unhappy Marriage

By Dr. Karen Finn / September 7, 2016

A little emotional detachment goes a long way toward taking the hurt out of the arguments you have with your spouse.

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Confident, pregnant woman knows you can save your marriage from the pitfalls of parenthood.

Do This To Save Your Marriage From The Ravages of Parenthood

By Dr. Karen Finn / August 8, 2016

Parenting is tough and puts tremendous strain on marriages. Use these 5 tips to save your marriage from the pitfalls of parenthood.

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Happy Wife, Happy Life: Here’s How To Make Her Happy

By Dr. Karen Finn / August 2, 2016

Just be her friend. I’m sure you’ve heard the saying “Happy wife, happy life.” The problem is it’s hard (and it can feel impossible) to know what makes her happy because, let’s face it, we women are way different from you guys. What I want you to know is that your heart is obviously in…

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Speak Up To Save Your Unhappy Marriage

By Dr. Karen Finn / June 27, 2016

Honest and respectful communication could be the key to saving your marriage. We’ve all done it. We’ve kept our mouths shut (sometimes only by clenching our jaws) when everything inside of us is screaming to let our spouse know what we’re feeling and/or thinking. There are times when you just don’t want to open the…

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Couple arguing about their unhappy marriage as they walk toward the sunset.

These Two Common Mistakes Will Give You An Unhappy Marriage

By Dr. Karen Finn / June 20, 2016

Discover the two common mistakes people make that create their unhappy marriage. Once you know if you’re making the mistake you can turn your marriage around.

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Man looking skeptical at the idea I can save my marriage with gratitude.

Can I Save My Marriage With Gratitude?

By Dr. Karen Finn / May 20, 2016

Both science and personal experience indicate that gratitude is the where to start to answer o the question “How can I save my marriage?”

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Blind Belief In Romantic Quotes Could Destroy Your Marriage

By Dr. Karen Finn / May 13, 2016

Not all romantic quotes are true. Some sow the seeds of discontent or even divorce. ‘Tis the season for weddings. And if you’re like most people you probably wonder how many of the couples who walk down the aisle are going to make it – especially if you’re one of the couples walking down the…

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9 Ways A Man Can Make A Decision About Divorcing The Mother Of His Children

By Dr. Karen Finn / April 22, 2016

Use these tips to determine if breaking up your family is the right answer. Wondering if you need to leave your marriage is torturous. Questions swirl in your mind and intrude in your day as you wrestle with the decision. Would I be better off without her? Can we afford to get divorced? Could I…

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Some People Aren’t Good For You (No Matter How Much You Love Them)

By Dr. Karen Finn / April 21, 2016

Including your spouse? Love is a funny thing. We’ve heard all our lives that it’s “patient and kind, not envious, boastful or proud. Love doesn’t dishonor. It isn’t self-seeking, easily angered or resentful. It always protects, trusts, hopes perseveres and never fails.” Oh, and that love rejoices in truth. (Yes, this is a paraphrase of…

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Do This One Thing To Have A Happy Marriage

By Dr. Karen Finn / April 19, 2016

Could it really be this simple? AB-SO-LUTE-LY! I get it. You’re incredibly busy. You have a demanding job that requires your complete attention. Your team, your customers – not to mention your boss are all counting on you to perform at your best. After all, that’s who you are – a real achiever who loves…

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Man with slumped shoulders hanging his head in sadness about his unhappy marriage.

Are You Doomed To A Marriage Of Unhappily Ever After?

By Dr. Karen Finn / April 11, 2016

If you continue doing these 19 things, you are guaranteeing yourself an unhappy marriage (and life). Most couples enter marriage seeing the world and especially each other through rose-colored glasses. They believe their love is enough to carry them through to living their dreams of happily ever after with each other. Unfortunately, as time goes…

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