Don’t Wait for Tragedy to Upgrade Your Relationships Skills and Be a Better Partner

We flew home recently and, on the flight, my husband Chuck said he hurt his wrist while doing all the heavy lifting of luggage.  Since we woke up at 4:30am to catch the flight, we were both tired and after lunch, Chuck laid down for a nap.  When he woke up, his left...

Ignoring Gender Differences

Underlying many of the 9 Whopping Mistakes is this one.   It's like a mega-whopper!  It's called "Ignoring Gender Differences" and it underlies many of the unfulfilled expectations we have. Why is she so emotional?  Why doesn't he answer me?   Why can't she trust a...

Do you Say “Yes” When You Mean “No”?

Do you say “yes” when you want to say “no”? Do you take care of others' needs and ignore your own. Do you avoid setting boundaries or don't hold boundaries and then you don't get what you need? "The Pleaser" is one of the Whopping Mistakes in my book "Why did you load...



Marilyn writes articles for her blog on Your Journey to Lasting Love as part of her Love Lead Connect network.

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