Posts tagged Communication
Three Phrases to Avoid During an Argument

Words are so powerful: they have the power to uplift us and to destroy us. To create a healthy and fulfilling relationship, proactive and ambitious couples like you will want to be very intentional (and even impeccable) with their words... especially during an argument.

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Getting Good at Relationships is Hard

Intimate relationships are hard to maintain! We talk about how we sometimes feel like it can take months to build our healthy habits, but just one heated interaction to feel like we’ve fallen backwards.

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How to Express Gratitude & Appreciation During Conflicts

What we discovered is that the quick break from the argument and dose of happy hormones that came from reading what we appreciated about one another helped us remember that there is plenty of goodness in each other (even though we had been upset even a few seconds prior).

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Ejecting the Ego from the Driver’s Seat

Once the ego is in control, the smallest interactions with our partner can become insincere because the ego takes the opportunity to seek recognition, praise, attention, or a stronger sense of self.

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