How Relationships Are Affected When Communication is Poor

Poor Communication? 'The quality of your communication is directly proportional to the quality of your relationship.' This sentence says it: when your communication is poor, so is your relationship. All of you who read this article will have experienced or are currently experiencing a relationship affected by poor communication. This article will look at how specifically it can affect the relationship. Read more »

Tips For Rebuilding Trust in a Marriage

Trust in a marriage is an important factor to keep the relationship smooth and satisfying. It gets damaged through what we call ‘trust breakers’, incidents ranging from lack of information, deliberately leaving out details of what has been happening, lying through to deceit and affairs. If you are committed to […] Read more »

After They Cheat – How a Relationship Can Survive an Affair

Affairs can be exciting adventures that can have detrimental effects on the primary relationship, as some readers might well know from previous experience. There is however hope for reconciliation, if both partners do their share of the healing and forgiving. Read more »

Working Long Hours – The Effect on Your Relationship

Being part of the 'Living in Australia'* research study I recently received their information and insight brochure. According to the their research study 'Working long hours - it's good for your marriage' and you now have reason to work more! The research implies that being obsessed in your job is no longer the sin it used to be. Read more »

How to Manage the ‘Wanting-to-fix-my-Partner’ Pattern

After the glow of the honeymoon period in a relationship wears off and we regain the full awareness of our reality by taking off the rose colored glasses, we slowly become aware of the small and not-so-small imperfections in our partner. Read more »

Are You Communicating Effectively in Your Relationship? Part 2

Good communication is the cornerstone of happy relationships. Learn how to talk and listen successfully. We all know good communication is at the heart of every good relationship. Whether it has been a wonderful or a rotten day, whether there has been a crisis or a triumph, sharing it in words makes you and your partner feel more understood, more appreciated, more loved. The ability to communicate well is the most important relationship skill of all. Read more »

Are You Communicating Effectively in Your Relationship? Part 1

Good communication is the cornerstone of happy relationships. Learn how to talk and listen successfully We all know good communication is at the heart of every good relationship. Whether it has been a wonderful or a rotten day, whether there has been a crisis or a triumph, sharing it in […] Read more »