Month: August 2015

Complete Honesty – How Important Is It?

The phrase “complete honesty” brings up many issues immediately. What does it mean? Are little white lies allowed? Does it do more harm than good?
In our experience, the answer is clear. Complete honesty is one of the basic foundations of every successful relationship.
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Relationship Reading Corner

Here are this week’s writings on New Relationships.
How to Stop Repeating Past Mistakes in Love
How To Avoid Making The Same Relationship Mistakes Over And Over Again
Starting a Relationship 101
 
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New Relationship? How to Do Better This Time

We’ve all had failed relationships and suffered the inevitable postmortem of what went wrong. Are you starting out a new relationship? Do you want this one to be different? What can you do to make better choices?
Questions like these can haunt you.
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Relationship Reading Corner

Here are some writings on The Three A’s for this week — Acceptance, Appreciation, Acknowledgement.
Is Radical Acceptance the Key to a Lasting Relationship?
Appreciation in Relationships
The Gift of Acknowledgement
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What Makes a Relationship Work? The Three A’s

The Three A’s:
Acceptance, Acknowledgment, Appreciation
I believe the greatest gift I can conceive of having from anyone is to be seen by them, heard by them, to be understood and touched by them. The greatest gift I can give is to see, hear, understand and to touch another person.
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Relationship Reading Corner

We pick out and share with you various articles and blogs on relationships written by a wide variety of authors in the field.
We’ve been writing about core values, and found some really good posts for the Reading Corner for this week:
The Love Doctor on Archetype, Core Values and Relationships
What Core Values Mean to Love
Understanding Your Core values in Relationships
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What’s at the Core of Your Relationship?

We’ve talked about the importance of having aligned core values for a successful relationship. Breaking this down further, you can think of core values at two levels: universal and individual.
Universal core values are based on the understanding that we are all related, all equal, all brothers and sisters.
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Relationship Reading Corner

We pick out and share with you various articles and blogs on relationships written by a wide variety of authors in the field.
Here are our picks for the Reading Corner for this week:
Why Be Present
The Power of Emotional Presence in Relationships
The Importance of Presence in a Relationship
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Do You Want this Relationship to Work? Intention Is a Key to Success

An important element in accepting your partner and finding a loving connection is your intention. You have to have the intention to find peaceful harmonious ways of being together, and this has to be something that is a guiding principle and a true value to you.
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