Dating is a funny thing. Note: The above podcast episode is based on a previously written blog post. So, feel free to listen above or read on below. Either way, we hope it blesses you!
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Move over, June. Fall is one of the most popular times of the year to get married , with couples increasingly tying the knot in September or October to take advantage of the beautiful weather. Fall is "truly the new wedding season," Brides magazine has declared. If you're engaged, in love and preparing for the big day, how do you know you're really ready for married life? Not necessarily, said Liz Higgins , a licensed marriage and family therapist in Dallas, Texas, who offers premarital counseling and specializes in millennial couples. How did you partner get along with his family?
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Waiting until marriage to have sex may sound like an antiquated custom, but you may be surprised to learn that abstinence is still practiced today. According to Waiting Till Marriage, an organization that supports abstinence before marriage , around three percent of the United States population waits until they are married to have sex. While it's true that this percentage is small compared to those who don't wait, there's still around ten million "waiters" right here in America. Some of the biggest myths, as pointed out by Waiting Till Marriage, is the thinking that "normal" and "attractive" people don't wait to have sex, or that those who are abstinent are asexual or have a "lower-than-normal sex drive.
When you move in with this person before tying the knot, you get to test out what your life will like sharing the same space. What could go wrong? So here are some things to consider before signing a new lease with your love. Soak up that alone time while you can in a home that you decorated just for yourself.