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Martians and Venutians

Martians and Venutians

My wife, Ruth, and I recently enjoyed viewing the one-man play, “Men Are From Mars, Women Are from Venus,” performed at The Garner Galleria Theatre in Denver. This long-running, high-energy comedy is based on Dr. John Gray’s blockbuster book published in 1992 by the same title. It […]

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The Socially-Acceptable Affair

Like all seasoned couples counselors, I’ve heard a host of justifications and rationalizations for emotional and/or sexual extramarital affairs. While the spouse of the partner who had the affair often acquires some measure of understanding and compassion, he or she is inevitably wounded and angered by the affair. Furthermore, […]

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Connecting with Your Partner in Sacred Ways: Part 3

This is the final post in a three-part series offering tips for connecting with your partner in sacred ways to enhance your relationship. Read the first post and the second post. Are you curious about ways you can deeply connect with your beloved in sacred ways? Ready […]

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Connecting with Your Partner in Sacred Ways: Part 2

This is the second post in a three-part series offering tips for connecting with your partner in sacred ways to enhance your relationship. Read the first post. Are you curious and inquisitive about ways you can deeply connect with your beloved in sacred ways? Ready to get […]

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Connecting with Your Partner in Sacred Ways: Part 1

This post is one of a three-part series with tips to help you connect with your partner in sacred ways. Enjoy! So often we are unbelievably busy with our day-to-day demands, media attention, stresses and outward preoccupation, that we may neglect the hidden aspects of our inner […]

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It’s Not Only About Love

It’s Not Only About Love! by Ruth Sharon Healthy relationships are built on a strong foundation of the traits and qualities that reflect the couple’s consciousness—it’s not only about love. To avoid the pitfalls of negative patterns and devolving affection, be sure to stay fresh, present and engaging! We had the […]

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Going the Distance in a Relationship

Going the Distance by Jim Sharon Are you curious if your relationship is on a stable foundation and on a successful path for staying the course? Our theme this month is being more present, fresh, curious and open within yourself and with others in your life. Going the […]

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Love Habits

Stopping negative thoughts and behaviors can be tricky. Living in the trance of our programming creates a sleepy life with dull emotions and lack of luster. How can we develop “love habits?” How can we share more love with our partners and companions on the journey? Great […]

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Busting Myths About Couples Retreats

Busting Myths About Couples Retreats by Ruth Sharon When Jim and I invite committed couples of all ages to our retreats, we sometimes get push back. Many people say things that show me that they may not truly understand the value and benefits of a couples retreat. […]

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F.R.E.S.H. Start For Your Love Life

F.R.E.S.H Start For Your Love Life by Ruth Sharon I heard a story about a young man home on leave from the Army who was impatiently standing in the grocery checkout line. The woman in front of him only had one item. His mind went off in anger. Why […]

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