A Toxic Environment

Many couples develop bad habits over time — habits of which they are often not even aware. Bickering and sniping and criticizing are common. These habits create a toxic environment, which is not healthy for the couple, their children, or anyone else who shares their living space.

Early in our marriage, my husband and I […]

Nagging — He’s Not My Job


I wanted him to stop smoking. I worried about his health. So, I told him about my concerns and my desire for him to stop. Then I told him again and again and again. I was once told by a friend that to ask once is sharing information. After that, it’s nagging. Well, I […]