Radical Acceptance: Accepting Who We Are- And Who We’re Not

Sep 10

My quest to find the answer on how couples stick together is completely driven by my own cataclysmic failures in relationship. During the entire 20 years of my adult life, I have strung together 2-year relationships, give or take, including one that led to a 6-month marriage. If you were to ask me why I […]

The Best Policy: How to Tell Your Partner The Hard Truths

Sep 05

Time and time again we hear Global Glue Project couples speak about the importance of telling the truth, even when it’s hard. In Erica & Michael’s chapter Staying In Truth,  Michael says, “When you are in your truth, you can love more.” A dear friend of mine reminds me of this same idea by often […]

Marriage Renewal Vows: Making Promises That Matter Every Day

Aug 27

How many couples regularly check in to see if their behaviors match their original wedding vows? Recently, I visited a friend who is going through one of the most stressful times in a marriage—the arrival of baby number two. Their attention is now divided between two children, with its juggling of daycare and jobs, and […]