When to Apologize

If your Honey is hurt or offended by something you said or didn’t say, or did or didn’t do, his or her upset is not an indictment of you. It doesn’t mean you are a bad person. It doesn’t even mean you did something bad or wrong. In fact, it may...

How to Offer an Apology

For most of us, offering an apology feels awkward or uncomfortable. For one thing, we don’t have a lot of practice. For another thing, the concept of apologizing is often associated with being “bad” or “wrong.” Consider thinking about an...

How to Receive an Apology

For most of us, it is equally difficult and uncomfortable to receive an apology as to offer an apology! Offering and receiving apologies is an art and requires learning a few simple skills and practicing those skills often. Here Are *8 Easy Steps* to Receiving an...

Are You *Ready* For a Relationship?

Your life will not be “better” if you are in a relationship. We take ourselves with us wherever we go…especially into love relationships. A successful, committed relationship depends upon being ready: Physically Emotionally Financially Legally Spiritually for...

What Are Boundaries?

If your life is filled with more of what you don’t want and not enough of what you do want, it’s time to set your boundaries. Boundaries define a person’s sense of self (i.e., who he or she is as an individual). Setting boundaries makes others feel...