Part 3 – Three Commitments That Successful Wives Make

With the hope of helping, most women feel compelled to give advice to their friends and loved ones who are struggling in their marriages. In several narrations, the Prophet also encouraged believers to give advice to each other, providing that the advice imparted leads the listener back to Allah, His book, and His Messenger. Continue reading “Part 3 – Three Commitments That Successful Wives Make”

When Women Fear Confronting Their Needs

by Harriet Lerner, Ph.D., author of The Dance of Anger

Judy is a real estate agent and Victor, her husband, is a salesman for the telephone company. On this particular day Victor has a meeting after work and phones Judy to tell her that he will not be home until seven o’clock. Judy has been with the children all afternoon and finds herself tense and tired by the time the evening meal rolls around. Continue reading “When Women Fear Confronting Their Needs”