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An Intimate Marriage

Working Everday to Protect and Preserve

Your Most Important


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The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.

Phil Jackson

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Because Closeness takes work

An Intimate is an online non-profit educational resource center dedicated to helping couples understand and qualitatively improve the significant relationships in their lives.  Here you will find articles and references for surviving your challenges, gaining intimate momentum, and strengthening your bond.
In this day and age you can find a slew of information online. Everyone has an opinion and everyone is writing about it.  All of the articles on this website were created by licensed therapists with at least 10 years of clinical experience, Masters level (or higher) education, or gleaned from scholarly research.


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“Strong marriages reveal a kind of Stick-To-It attitude.  Relationships are negotiated and Re-negotiated again and again.”

DedicationIt‘s the difference between "I can’t WAIT to get to the march I signed up for! We’re going to make a difference!" And begrudgingly saying " is the day."

“Sara and Jeff Tow both suffered from Postpartum Depression.  Sara states that following their recovery, they decided to attempt to swim across Lake MI and raise awareness for Postpartum Depression.  “Jeff and I felt that it would be something that would bring us closer together. To do something that would challenge our minds and bodies. We knew that it would be an uphill climb. Especially with trying to balance our home and business lives, but we were up for the feat. Like I said, I tried to live life bigger than myself.”  You can read more about their story at

BoundariesA great relationship is built and sustained by the boundaries around it from protecting your life from the intrusion of work to preserving the fun, friendship, and sensual aspects of your connection.

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Movies for Couples (Love stories on film)

The Notebook


“But in one respect I have succeeded as gloriously as anyone who ever lived. I’ve loved another with all my heart and soul and for me that has always been enough.”

The NoteBook – NewLineCinema

When Harry met Sally


“I came here tonight because when you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.”

When Harry met Sally – MGM

Julie & Julia


“You are the butter to my bread, you are the breath to my life.”

Julie and Julia – Columbia Pictures

Walk the Line

Walk The Line

“You’re my best friend. Marry me.”

20th Century Fox