When Two Hearts Are Connected

When Two Hearts Are Connected

Linda: We often don’t realize how precariously we are perched in our life. In an instant, our whole existence can change. We may be going along innocently when we get into a car accident or get a phone call telling us that someone dear to us has died.

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Why Is Checking In So Important?

Why Is Checking In So Important?

Linda: What is it that extraordinarily happy couples are doing? One of the important things that they are doing is checking in. Checking in is taking a brief break from the many competing urgencies of our day to first check inside to see what we are experiencing,

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How To Leave a Relationship

How To Leave a Relationship

Linda: When the time comes for letting go of a relationship, most people don’t do it very well. 

It’s rare for both people to conclude simultaneously that the relationship must end.

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Me or We?

Me or We?

Since the perpetuation of the species is the force that drives the longing for connection, it seems that we’d be wired to get along with each other with ease and pleasure,

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The Gift of Service

The Gift of Service

When the love that a couple enjoys is robust and full, it demands a wider arena for expression. Their grief in not being able to have their own children got poured into their work with the children they work with.

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The Soul of Valentine’s Day

The Soul of Valentine’s Day

Linda: I love Valentine’s Day. It’s one of my favorite holidays. I keep a box of Valentine’s decorations in my garage, and hang them up at least a week before the big day to get into the spirit of the holiday.

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Relationship Breakdowns Are Under Rated

Relationship Breakdowns Are Under Rated

The exemplary marriages we know of have been earned. These relationships are true partnerships, built on foundations of hard-won trust that accrues over time. The struggles and efforts to reconcile what can often appear to be impossible differences create the groundwork for these marriages.

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