Are You Helping or Hindering Communication With Your Spouse?

When you’re ready to have a heart-to-heart discussion with your spouse, you want it to go well. If it starts going south once it’s started, it’s REALLY hard to recover in the moment. Even after the fact, if you can’t … Continue reading

Favorite The 3 Questions You Must Ask to Jumpstart Transforming Your Marriage

Your power to change any situation lies in the questions you ask yourself. They drive your behavior. They can alter your perspective at the drop of a hat. And, they can be either dis-empowering or empowering. You’re already operating on questions … Continue reading

Is 2015 the year your stepfamily will change for the better?

What is going to make 2015 different than 2014? Have you already asked yourself this question? If so, did you come up with a list of things you’re going to do differently? More importantly, did you talk to your spouse about … Continue reading

Strengthen your relationship with your partner and your step kids with this one factor

It was fun to talk with Peggy Nolan on The Stepmom’s Toolbox Blogtalk Radio Show. After only a couple days, my interview was #3 out of 765 in its category. Peggy is also a stepmom, as are her co-hosts, Teresa Thompson … Continue reading