With the divorce rate around 45% it's no surprise that many couples want to do everything they can to strengthen their marriage. The problem is that many couples believe certain myths about their marriages and spend time trying to correct the wrong things. Our time is very valuable, imagine wasting it trying to fix things that don't need fixing?
Below are 5 of the most popular myths concerning marriage and why they really don't "hold water:"
Although these myths are well intended, they often cause harm to a couple when they try to guide themselves by one of them and it doesn't work out. What is most important in a marriage is simply each partner's willingness to care for their spouse. They may not do it perfectly, but when each person feels that the other one genuinely cares, the marriage will thrive even when they don't follow a checklist of things to do.