Tag Archives: healthy relationship

3 Ordinary Questions That Will Create an Extra-Ordinary Marriage/Relationship

Effective communication is at the heart of every healthy happy & loving relationship. When we think of effective communication, we often overlook one very critical aspect of communication. We focus on the verbal, non-verbal and listening aspects of communication. All of which are very important. But they are not the only aspects of effective communication. […]

3 Ways to Increase Your Emotional Intelligence for Business Success

Emotional Intelligence consists of the ability to recognize, use, understand and manage our emotions in a way that helps develop healthy relationships in both our professional and personal lives. Succinctly, Emotional Intelligence influences the way we react to stress and the way we interact with others. Emotional intelligence is composed of four main attributes: Self-awareness – the […]

3 Facts About Marriage You Should Know Before You Say “I Do”

We all know the sad truth that over 50% of people who say “I Do” in fact “Don’t” around seven-eight years after that blissful stroll down the aisle. Suffice it to say that my work with couples which has spanned over two decades suggests that many people head into marriage almost totally clueless of the […]

3 Secrets from March Madness for your business to skyrocket and your relationship to rock – without having to compromise either one!

March is such a great month. Even though we had such a mild winter in the North East, I still eagerly anticipate the arrival of spring. Spring brings St. Patrick’s Day celebrations and March Madness: the tournament that crowns the #1 basketball team in the country. A famous basketball coach once said that great players […]

How to Avoid a Tiger Woods Mental Meltdown

Stephen Covey, author of the best selling book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People discusses how all success is predicated upon relationships. I couldn’t agree with him more. When you stop and think about it, absolutely nothing can get accomplished on a business or an interpersonal level without the ability to relate to others. […]

3 Proven Tips for Healthy Conflict Resolution

Fighting – or conflict if we want to get a little fancy with our words here – is a normal – even healthy part of any intimate relationship. You know this is true. Unless you are a “Stepford Wife” or “Stepford Girlfriend”; do you remember this movie? The one where the wives were killed and […]

Keeping Intimacy Alive

This week relationship advice ezine talked about how emotional intimacy and sexual intimacy go hand in hand in a happy healthy relationship. We really can’t have one without the other. Isn’t it amazing how life sometimes gets in the way of taking care of your relationship. Share with us how you keep intimacy alive in […]

Do you have realistic expectations for your relationship?

This week’s relationship advice e-zine talks about the value of setting realistic expectations for your relationship. It is great to set high expectations for your life.  If you do not expect anything out of life that is exactly what you will get – nothing.  The same is true for your relationship.  We should have high […]

How do you show commitment in your relationship?

This week’s relationship advice e-zine discusses the role of commitment in a happy, healthy relationship. We all want to be in a committed relationship. In order to get our partner to commit to our relationship, we have to first be willing to demonstrate our commitment to ourselves. What are some of the ways you reveal […]

Celebrating with special moments

We all look forward to the warm weather months ahead here in North America. Are there any special activities and/or moments you and your partner create that are unique to this beautiful time of year? Special moments shared together help create the foundation for a happy, healthy relationship. The beautiful weather this time of year […]