Husbands, when your wife is facing tough times or is weary from dealing with the everyday demands of life, and it’s in your heart to help her in some way, you might think, “If I only knew just the right thing to say to make her feel better and let her know how much I love her.”
Well, I have a few suggestions for you. And they aren’t sweet-nothings designed to sweep her off her feet with romance—they’re phrases with substantial intentions and meaning. They’ll meet your wife right where she is and express your love in a concrete way. (But don’t be surprised if they do sweep her off her feet . . . with love and gratitude.)
From my research for the book For Men Only, I know that you guys want to make your wife happy. And for most men, the everyday things you do are your expressions of love and are designed to make your wife feel cared for. But in those times when you know she needs to hear your strong support, here are four phrases she would love to hear from you.