Compromising Is an Important Life Skill

Compromising Is an Important Life Skill

Compromising, not unlike setting boundaries, crafting agreements and honoring commitments, is an essential skill for successful dating relationships as well as long-term, primary love relationships. Knowing how to compromise is absolutely vital to the health and...
The REAL Gift For Valentine’s Day

The REAL Gift For Valentine’s Day

It’s Valentine’s Day again! Let Valentine’s Day this year be the bell of awareness ringing in your ear, reminding you to carve out the time to connect with the one who stole your heart. Retailers and Madison Avenue would like us to all rush out and buy chocolate;...
It’s Almost Valentine’s Day!

It’s Almost Valentine’s Day!

Is this a day you are looking forward to? Or dreading? In my experience, women are more triggered by Valentine’s Day forgetfulness or inattention than men. So, in the spirit of averting a Valentine’s Day disaster in your relationship, this advice is for...
Whose Job Is It Anyway?

Whose Job Is It Anyway?

Accept that it’s your job to educate your partner about what makes you feel most loved. Feeling loved, that is feeling respected, valued and celebrated, is the result of hearing your partner’s words and experiencing your partner’s actions consistently over time....