Find out today as we discuss the final level of the Sound Relationship House, “Create Shared Meaning.”
Your Marriage Matters has only been in existence for 11 weeks and we’ve shared a plethora of secrets, techniques and tips to get you to the highest level of a fully functioning marriage.
Isn’t it exciting?!
There’s much more to come.
But, for today, sit back, relax and contemplate the important questions as to why you are married, what is the purpose of your marriage, and where are you headed?
Strongly consider creating a mission statement for your marriage. Remember Stephen Covey? He’s got a lot of tools for you if this is something you’d like to do.
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Have you ever felt like giving up during the same old arguments?
WAIT!!! There’s hope!
With almost every argument, there is a dream lurking beneath the surface. Today’s episode, “Make Life Dreams Come True,” sheds hope.
Husband leaves the toilet seat up? Wife is defensive about spending money on trendy fashion items? Husband seems lazy around the house? Wife seems to spend more time talking with friends than her children?
Hold on. It’s not the issue that needs to be corrected. There’s something more going on.
Find out how and why disputes can drag us down and discover a way out.
Today’s mission is to think of an issue that seems to get blown out of proportion. Find out what’s really going on with the simple process outlined in today’s episode.
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Then you need to learn how to dialogue about problems.
You read that right.
Most people think fatigue, lack of libido or interest top the list of why people are not sexually interested.
We don’t need to move to a quick resolution when we argue; we need to stop, slow down, listen, understand and show respect.
This is the key to peace among spouses and peace in the bedroom.
Stop being selfish and take time to listen. Learn how to dialogue and listen to this week’s podcast. Watch the weekly youtube video that accompanies this podcast episode on the Marriage Coach Lynn channel. The date of the podcast episode corresponds with the date of the youtube video.
Sound Relationship House, Level 5-Manage Conflict; “Dialogue about Problems.”
“What’s it like being married to me?” Ask your partner this question and listen to the reply.
Accepting each other’s influence gives you a firm foundation for compromise when compromise is called for. You’re sharing power and decision making. There is mutual respect. There is a stronger bond and friendship. There is probably more play and more sex in your marriage too!
What are the payoffs of accepting your partner’s influence? What are the risks of not accepting your partner’s influence? Today’s episode will clearly answer those questions.
Find out the 5 questions you must answer “true” to in order to have a thriving relationship by accepting your partner’s influence.
Accepting Your Partner’s Influence is on the 5th Level (“Manage Conflict”) of the Sound Relationship House. (www.gottmaninstitute.com).