• 6 Ways to Develop Conflict Resolution Skills

    6 Conflict Resolution Skills for Work and Home

    Conflict resolution skills are needed in every aspect of life. Why? Because conflict happens in every aspect of life! Whether it’s at work, home or school, there will always be situations that require you to use tact and diplomacy to figure out. The bad news, if you want to have strong, healthy relationships with people, you can’t just run and hide during times of tension. The good news, you can learn how to use conflict resolution skills productively. They most important thing to remember is that no matter who you’re dealing with, they’re a person first. They have needs, wants and ideas just like everyone else. So, whether you need…

  • 5 Ways to help your husband find happiness

    5 Ways to Help Your Husband Find Happiness

    Finding personal happiness is an important, on-going goal everyone should focus on. But, when you’re in a partnership you’ve got to look out for your partner too. That means sometimes you have to help your husband find happiness. I went through a phase where I was pretty stuck in my own head and my own needs. After a while I realized that my marriage was suffering because of it. No, we weren’t on the brink of divorce, but we were short with each other and were consistently failing to connect.  After realizing a big part of this was because I was only focused on myself, I realized just how important it…

  • The one tip for connecting with your spouse

    The One Tip You Need to Reconnect With Your Husband

    If you have kids, it’s likely you need to reconnect with your husband. While kids are amazing and soul-completing, they make it hard to find time to keep your marriage strong and stay as close as you were before having children. So these days, when I start feeling out of sync with my husband, and I want something to help us reconnect, I have one go-to tactic that really helps. I’ve put it into action enough to know that it’s a great way to help improve your marriage. While this practice won’t fix deep relationship issues, it WILL help you connect with your husband the way you connected when you were dating.  So,…

  • Crucial Money Questions for Couples Before Marriage (and After)

    “Will you marry me?” isn’t the only question that should be popped when taking your relationship to the next level. Only ⅓ of couples talk about important money questions before moving in together or getting married. Yet, money problems are cited as the biggest cause for divorce or separation. So, before taking the next relationship move, talk about your finances. Not just about the budget for whatever celebration you want, but about how money influences you and your relationship. While it’s best to ask these questions before you make a big commitment to someone, you can also ask these questions if you’re ALREADY married or committed. Regardless of your situation, it’s…