Tips to Relating with Your In-Laws

Tips to Relating with Your In-Laws

When you marry, for better or for worse, you inherit your mate’s family, too! Giving some intentional thought to how to navigate the inevitable differences and establish respectful boundaries will be necessary to enjoying a healthy marriage. Listen here for valuable tips for relating to your in-laws!

6 Steps to a Winning Compromise

6 Steps to a Winning Compromise

Because marriage is made of two individuals who are different, compromise is an essential skill to moving forward when making decisions together. Listen in and learn the 5 key elements of a highly successful compromise!

3 Ways Marriage Can Reduce Stress

3 Ways Marriage Can Reduce Stress

We all experience stress. Whether the result of work expectations, balancing multiple responsibilities or trying to cope with challenging circumstances, stress can take its toll. Here are three things we can do with our mate that will reduce our stress and improve our...
5 Tips to Managing Anger in Marriage

5 Tips to Managing Anger in Marriage

We all get angry at one time or another and sometimes anger can clear the air. For some of us, however, anger is our go-to way we cope when our feelings and needs are being thwarted. Here are five tips to helping you manage your anger and enjoy a more intimate and...
How to De-Escalate in Conflict

How to De-Escalate in Conflict

Most of the conflicts we have as husbands and wives are quick reactions we have to each other. If we can slow down, understand what underlies our triggered response, and have some self-compassion, we can begin to feel like we have more choice in how we respond. Here...
6 Steps to Doing Conflict Well

6 Steps to Doing Conflict Well

Conflict in marriage is inevitable because you and your spouse are very different. How we do conflict will determine if our disagreements are productive or painful. Here are 6 essential steps to working through conflict in a way that honors you both and moves you...