Archive for the ‘Blog’ Category

  • National Magazine Profile — “How I Took the Taboo Out of Sex”

    National Magazine Profile — “How I Took the Taboo Out of Sex”

    A few months ago I received a press request by a writer for the women’s magazine First to do an interview with someone who had overcome an intimacy challenge. They wanted the story for their “Private Confidence” column. I recommended the couple who had joined

    on Jun 18, 2009 • with 1 Comment

  • Myths about Marriage—Take the Marriage Myths Quiz

    Myths about Marriage—Take the Marriage Myths Quiz

    Myths about marriage often get perpetuated leading many to make unwise decisions based on faulty information. In reviewing the latest research on marriage, I was a bit surprised by some of the findings myself. See for yourself how “with it” you are in knowing the

    on May 31, 2009 • with 3 Comments

  • Still Standing Strong for Marriage

    Still Standing Strong for Marriage

    Carrie Prejean, Miss California USA, gave an honest answer to a politically charged pageant question more than three weeks ago, and has been viciously attacked ever since. I’ve been appalled and disgusted by all who have sought to ruin the life and reputation of one

    on May 13, 2009 • with 1 Comment

  • Taking the Heat for Marriage

    Taking the Heat for Marriage

    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Equality means that any man and woman who wants to marry can do so. Any other combinations are going to have to find something else to call it, since “marriage” is already taken. Marriage was defined and created by God. It’s not up for

    on Apr 21, 2009 • with 10 Comments

  • The Centerfold Syndrome

    The Centerfold Syndrome

    Male Sexual Socialization In doing some research, I stumbled onto some fascinating insights about men and their sexual socialization. With the advent of Viagra-type products, there is an increasingly reductionistic and medicalized focus on the sexual functioning of body parts while ignoring the relational aspects

    on Apr 5, 2009 • with 1 Comment

  • Top 10 Women’s Blogs

    Top 10 Women’s Blogs

    What a delightful surprise to find that “Laura’s Strengthening Marriage Blog” was selected as one of the Top 10 Best “Love” Blogs for women by the AllWomenStalk.com website. I was in good company with other blogs from “Understanding Men” to Glamour magazine

    on Apr 4, 2009 • with No Comments

  • “Cultivating Sexual Desire” — Women’s Workshop

    “Cultivating Sexual Desire” — Women’s Workshop

    My good friend, Julie de Azevedo Hanks, is holding a monthly “Cultivating Sexual Desire in Marriage” workshop for women. This is a great way for women to learn to embrace sexuality and find greater fulfillment in their marriages

    on Apr 1, 2009 • with 25 Comments

  • Massage Therapy to Awaken Sensuality

    Massage Therapy to Awaken Sensuality

    Men generally struggle to bridle their passions, but women struggle to awaken them. One of the specific things women struggle with is being able to connect with their sensuality and the physicality of sexual relations. You often hear of women deriding the carnality or physicalness

    on Mar 12, 2009 • with 4 Comments

  • Help for Husbands Stranded in the Sexual Desert

    Help for Husbands Stranded in the Sexual Desert

    Help for Husbands Stranded in the Sexual Desert by Mark Chamberlain Aaron was crying, too, as he drew Katy close to him and held her. Then he looked her in the eyes and said, “I hope that in time you’ll find it in your heart

    on Mar 2, 2009 • with 150 Comments

  • Winner of Romantic Getaway

    Winner of Romantic Getaway

    We’re thrilled to announce the winners of our StrengtheningMarriage.com 2009 Valentine’s Getaway to the romantic Anniversary Inn. The lucky winner of the random drawing was Josef and Krista

    on Feb 27, 2009 • with 1 Comment

Scroll to top