Marrying in your own birth order can lead to problems, so the question is, What is the best combination for a happy marriage?From my own counseling experience, I draw this general guideline: For a happy marriage, find someone as opposite from your birth order as possible.Also, I'm going to fix different things for dinner. You owe that much to yourself and to our children--if you want to be the good role model you keep talking about." I said: "Okay, I'll try to do better, but you have to promise me that you'll serve only canned peas and corn--no frozen peas!
So extra learning a boy can get while growing up is going to help him later when he has a wife and family of his own.
I have found that middle children typically will throw their first-born spouses a bone once in a while without letting them know how they really feel.
Some practical suggestions for first borns married to middles include: Born Plus Last Born Equals Bliss (Usually) According to one study of three thousand families, the odds for a happy marriage increase a great deal when the first born hooks up with the last born.
Here are some tips for first-born/last-born couples: and founder of Focus on the Family. Dobson is scholarly, organized, conscientious, and reliable.
So one day while Sande and I were having lunch with him, I asked, "Jim, if there was one bit of advice you could give me, what would it be?
According to the researchers, the best possible match you can find is the first-born female and the last-born male.