COMMUNICATING EFFECTIVELY IN MARRIAGE

In order to have a successful marriage you have to communicate with your spouse effectively. Effective communication means verbalising needs and listening carefully. If there is no healthy way of expressing our thoughts and emotions to each other, of speaking and being heard, then everything else will ultimately crumble. One of the main reasons couples divorce is because they…

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WAYS TO CONNECT WITH YOUR SPOUSE: MARITAL INTIMACY IS MORE THAN SEX

  ​To start with, intimacy relates to the close, connected feelings partners build with one another over time, and the physical and emotional bond that is achieved in healthy relationships. One of the prerequisites for a successful marriage is the abundance of intimacy between the husband and the wife.  The phrase, “marital intimacy” is frequently used only to refer to sexual…

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Remaining Graceful in conflict

  “It takes two to tango,” they say; so also does it take two to engage in a conflict. Also, conflict is a clash or disagreement between two individuals with different priority or opinions. What this means is that an individual cannot have a conflict with himself, but it is very much possible between “two or more” individuals.  Sometimes, if a conflict is not properly handled, it can lead to…

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