Marriage is hard work. After the fairy-tale -I Dos- come chores, bills, fights, and plain weariness. Many couples are unsure how to fix their problems and wonder if their relationships really have what it takes to go the distance. Read more...
Marriage is hard work. After the fairy-tale -I Dos- come chores, bills, fights, and plain weariness. Many couples are unsure how to fix their problems and wonder if their relationships really have what it takes to go the distance. (Hint: They do )
Luckily, relationship experts Elizabeth and Jim Carroll have created a program proven to mend marriages, revive relationships, and make the happily-ever-afters come true. After twenty years of resuscitating thousands of marriages, the Carrolls bring their wisdom directly to readers through this do-it-yourself relationship bible. Filled with advice, exercises, quizzes, and games, Marriage Boot Camp will teach couples to fight the Top Ten Marriage Killers by:
*Keeping the heat in the bedroom
*Arguing effectively instead of fighting dirty
*And much more
Through each time-tested exercise, couples will discover what matters to them as individuals and as part of a pair, and learn why marriage is not 50/50 but 100/100 at all times. With the right skills, any couple can create the marriage they've always dreamed of.
- ISBN-13: 9780451476777
- ISBN-10: 0451476778
- Publisher: Berkley Books
- Publish Date: January 2016
- Page Count: 288
Publishers Weekly® Reviews
- Reviewed in: Publishers Weekly, page .
- Review Date: 2015-12-14
- Reviewer: Staff
The hosts of the reality TV series Marriage Boot Camp offer a blueprint for repairing strained marital relationships or preventing happy ones from ending up that way. They address common causes of marital strifeincluding money, sex (or the lack thereof), household responsibilities, parenting, and cheatingand offer concrete advice on successfully communicating with ones spouse. Suggested discussion topics and helpful exercises guide couples into a comfortable space where problems can be resolved. The authors make it clear that theyve faced their own rocky times, which will endear them to couples trying to find their own happy endings. (Jan.)