Our mothers told us: “You can’t live with them, and you can’t live without them!” What our mothers didn’t tell us is how to live with them. For that, we need each other. Just as we’ve shared cooking recipes in the past, we can now share recipes for marital success.
After more than 60 years of marriage between the two of us and after interviewing women with over 1,000 collective years of marriage, we have concluded that our mothers did not have all the tips that are provided in this book!
This book must work, as evidenced by the fact that the authors, our spouses, asked us to write their bios. Sure, we were honored, but it still takes an effort. Now, here is the proof that your purchase is a good investment: We didn't hesitate in getting this done. Why? After much experience, we know we are outmatched.
First, it was finding the crumpled candy wrappers wedged between the car seats or under the driver’s seat of his car. Then, it was the bags of cookies in the pantry with only a few cookies left. I had a closet eater on my hands who denied it whenever confronted!
This went on for years. I knew my husband had a stressful job, so I didn’t want to say too much, but after gaining 50 pounds, I regretted not nipping it in the bud.