How to Talk to Your Husband or Wife About Serious Relationship Problems

No one likes problems, but handled correctly, they create an opportunity for a closer marriage   Breaking the silence You love your spouse, but your relationship has serious problems.  How can you talk to your spouse about it without making things worse?  Some people are so afraid of upsetting their spouse that they suffer for …

How to Disagree with Your Spouse and Still Get Along

If sharing your thinking with your spouse just gets a defensive reaction or distance, try this approach.     Why saying, “I disagree” is not a good way to disagree. “I disagree,” is not a good way to respond to anyone. The message may be accurate, but the packaging is poor. It closes down communication …