As a high school teacher, I LOVED Love & Logic. Even with my college students, Love & Logic often saved the day. Now, with a 4-year-old pushing every boundary imaginable, Love & Logic is once again coming to my rescue. If you’re struggling with discipline, check out my FAVORITE Love & Logic tips for preschoolers! Read More
You’ve made it to the very last post in the Improving Relationships with The Personalities series! Congratulations! So far in this series, we have…
- Reviewed a basic overview of The Personalities,
- Discovered WHY The Personalities is the EASIEST tool for improving relationships,
- Revealed the 4 most critical emotional needs for each Personality type, and
- Learned how to use the Personalities with our kids.
Today, we uncover the secret to improving our MARRIAGES with The Personalities! The bottom line in most marriage improvement strategies is to UNDERSTAND each other. The Personalities are no different in this regard. It’s all about learning to UNDERSTAND our spouse and then COMMUNICATE using this new understanding as a foundation. Understanding and communication. Sounds pretty easy so far, right? 😜
So, here’s the game plan for improving our marriages with The Personalities! Read More
It had been a HORRIBLE day.
Mom pulled our old, maroon Oldsmobile up to the curb, and I flung my 11-year-old self down into the seat, backpack smashing into my lap.
“Bad day?” Mom asked.
Mom then launched into her best stand-up comedy routine in an effort to coax a smile from her distraught daughter. It was NOT working.
With the hardest glare imaginable, I ground out, “Why do you think EVERYTHING is SO FUNNY??”
The shocked look on her face said it all. Then, as quickly as it appeared, it was gone, replaced by a smirk. “Girlie girl, I think it’s time you learned about The Personalities.” Read More
Last week, we kicked off our series on The Personalities with a look at why The Personalities are the EASIEST tool for improving relationships. One of those reasons is that The Personalities are DESIGNED to be relationship-focused. The meat and potatoes of this tool is using The Personalities and emotional needs to improve relationships. Read More
Relationships are HARD, right? People who think differently than us drive us crazy. People who think exactly LIKE us drive us crazy. Why do relationships have to be so complicated??
I have good news for you: they don’t!
There is one AWESOME tool you NEED to have in your relational toolbox. Are you ready? It’s The Personalities! Read More