Experts say being present in the moment — or having a “mindful” marriage — can translate to happier couples. The whole notion of demonstrating compassion in that moment can make the difference in an entire day.
By Heidi Stevens, Chicago Tribune CHICAGO — One in three adults admitted to “financial infidelity” in a recent National Endowment for Financial Education poll, and 76 percent of those respondents said the deception affected their relationship. (“It meant nothing!” may be harder to get away with when “it” affects your credit score.) The national survey […]
By Barton Goldsmith, McClatchy-Tribune News Service In long-term relationships, people can sometimes become used to treating each inappropriately. They may use derogatory terms or talk down to one another. Others may not talk much at all because when they do talk, it becomes a fight. This happens when the relationship devolves into a power struggle. […]
By Judi Light Hopson, Emma H. Hopson and Ted Hagen, McClatchy-Tribune News Service Are you really stressed out about a family illness or a job loss? Are you worried about the impact that challenging times will have on your children, your marriage, or your own sanity? To cope with a hard blow in life, keep […]