What a New Outfit Will Do for a Marriage

August 8, 2012 by  
Filed under current, Relationship Space

Image by Esther Gibbons It’s timely that the Calm Space is back up and whizzing to the front of everyone’s attention again! I’m looking forward to being seen on the “red carpet” at the relaunch. I can feel the warmth of the paparazzi’s flashbulbs already. (What? You mean there’s only a red carpet in my […]

How Cherishing Can Make Your Relationship Better

February 22, 2010 by  
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Many of us said it! “…to love and to cherish, from this day forward…” Or at least some variation of those words were part of many of our wedding ceremonies. So having said those words some time ago (in my case 35 years!), when did you last catch yourself cherishing him/her?  And even if you’ve […]

A Better Relationship Means Loving Their Flaws

October 1, 2009 by  
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With her trademark honesty, Chris explores the dark side of not feeling at all attractive. She shares her wake-up moment and lessons about loving someone with all their flaws, not just despite them…

Can you hear opportunity knocking?

January 1, 2008 by  
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Why doesn’t it occur to couples to reflect, review, evaluate, and gauge satisfaction?

Shining a light onto our couple life on an annual basis is something I do with my beloved SweetP. We see it as a chance to understand our individual hopes and dreams, as well as our disappointments.

This month, Chris let’s us in on one of the secrets to a successful, loving relationship – an annual review and celebration of what keeps them close; and preparing for the year ahead, happy and together.