The day you’ve waited (at least 18 long years) for is finally here! The nest is empty! You are ready to thrive in your empty nest! But suddenly you feel unsure, maybe a little lost, and probably more than a little sad. What will you do with all of those empty hours no longer filled […]
Now that you are an empty nester and the house is your own, it’s a perfect time to focus back on your primary relationship: your marriage. I know you still have busy lives and are involved with work, friends, hobbies, and charity work. But don’t take that relationship with your honey for granted. If the
The early years of marriage are profoundly different than the later, empty nest years of marriage. In those early years, life is chaotic. You are trying to build careers, raise children, fulfill social and community obligations. All of these things pull at your energy and time. They often pull it away from the marriage relationship.