Family Gift Giving for the Holidays

Family Gift Giving for the Holidays

The holidays can be a stressful time of year for many people. Often, you are juggling shopping, traveling, visiting and entertaining. For many of you, the most stressful part of the holidays is family gift giving. Here are some suggestions to ease your stress: 3 Key...
What Do You Mean You Need Space?

What Do You Mean You Need Space?

Has your partner ever told you that he or she needs “some space”? All too often men and women are threatened by their partners needing or wanting “space”—an opportunity to enjoy solitude. They somehow feel that if their partners really loved them they wouldn’t want to...
How to Receive an Apology

How to Receive an Apology

For most of us, it is equally difficult and uncomfortable to receive an apology as to offer an apology! Offering and receiving apologies is an art and requires learning a few simple skills and practicing those skills often. Now, take another deep breath and sit...
How to Offer an Apology

How to Offer an Apology

For most of us, offering an apology feels awkward or uncomfortable. For one thing, we don’t have a lot of practice. For another thing, the concept of apologizing is often associated with being “bad” or “wrong.” Consider thinking about an...