A Different Perspective

A Different Perspective

I have noticed that a new perspective can have a powerful impact on a marriage. We are so often stuck in our own vantage point and are unable to see how this perspective blocks any other.

6 Ways to Keep Your Partner Your Priority During The Holiday Season

6 Ways to Keep Your Partner Your Priority During The Holiday Season

Christmas is a time of year that can easily overwhelm all of us. It is often the case that our relationships are low on our priority list and during the Christmas season our spouse can land even lower. So how do you keep your partner as a priority when it makes sense to divide and conquer the many events, recitals, hosting obligations and financial obligations?

When Emotions Get Hot! Differences in Response Styles

When Emotions Get Hot! Differences in Response Styles

Does this sound familiar? You and your partner see a situation differently. After a number of exchanges the conversation becomes emotionally charged and one of you becomes upset. At those times we are often told that we move into a fight or flight response and either want to exit or escalate the conversation.