Marriage Readiness: Packing for Beyond the Honeymoon
What will you bring to marriage? Before you start packing for your honeymoon, make sure you are adequately packed for your marriage.
The Family Proclamation emphasizes the sacred responsibility of spouses to love and care for one another and their children. Providing that love and care isn't always easy, and it's critical that you are ready for your new roles.
All of us were educated about marriage through our families of origin, for better or for worse. Whether your upbringing was healthy or not so healthy, there's always room for improvement. As you look for a prospective spouse, or if you've already chosen one, it's a good idea to evaluate your readiness for marriage and pack your marital bag with skills that will help you create a successful marriage. This article will help you with those tasks
Shaw, Rachel Baguley; Carroll, Jason; and Duncan, Stephen F., "Marriage Readiness: Packing for Beyond the Honeymoon" (2018). Forever Families. 71.