“If there are two pieces of toast, and one looks better than the other, I give her the better toast.”
That’s the advice Leslie Means, of the parenting lifestyle blog Her View From Home, received when a family member asked her great-grandfather about the secret to a happy marriage. After being married for more than 50 years, he certainly qualifies as an expert on the topic.
Means sat on his advice for a while. Can such an easy gesture really keep a couple strong through all of life’s crazy obstacles? Well, it can’t hurt.
“Maybe it really is that simple,” the blogger says. “In the stress of running a…