Les Parrott

How Marriage Mentors Can Strengthen Your Relationship

Do you and your spouse have mentors for your marriage? Forging a friendship with a couple who has been married

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You Didn’t Marry Your Mom

One of the most inflammatory things a husband can say to his wife is, “That’s not how Mom did it.”

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Guarantee a Better Marriage in 2017

We live in Seattle — a city known for Amazon, Microsoft, Costco, and coffee. Lot’s of coffee. I can name half

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Six Reasons Couples Don’t Listen to Each Other

Ever noticed how we sometimes can’t recall the birthday of a loved one, but we can’t quite forget every word

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What’s Wrong with ‘Conscious Uncoupling’?

Until a few weeks ago, we’d never heard the phrase ‘conscious uncoupling’. But in our line of work we’ve been

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Making Happy

A man accompanied his friend home for dinner and was impressed by the way the friend entered his house, asked

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Why the Kardashians Aren’t Keeping Up with Marriage

Kim Kardashian is preparing for a wedding with boyfriend Kanye West. Her marriage last year lasted just 72 days, as

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The Best Predictor of Lasting Love

We were having lunch at a café just north of Seattle when we noticed a young couple at another table.

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The Anatomy of a Good Fight

Respect: Good Fighters Steer Clear of Belittling Some of the most groundbreaking research on marriage ever attempted has been conducted

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Sex, Lies and the Great Escape

Here are the five most common choices people make about having sex. Think about them. Then make up your own mind.

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