What is NOT working, and how do we get rid of it or make it work? YMM #47

Welcome! Jim is flying solo for this episode because Christie has no voice! This episode is Part 2 in a Four Part Series of questions to ask ourselves individually and collectively, personally and professionally, to make 2016 our BEST YEAR EVER! This is a process that we have used in our family for about ten […]

What is one thing that is working right now and how can we do more of it?

Welcome Gang!  I am flying solos today because Christie is under the weather.  In the next 4 weeks we are going to share with you a 4 question series that will help you plan for the new year. We ask these questions individually and collectively and we ask them both personally and professionally.   The […]

6 Questions You Should Be Able to Answer About Your Spouse – YMM #45

Welcome! Today’s episode is an outgrowth of what Christie has learned by recently attending the Gottman Certification Training, and what Jim has learned from reading Dr. John Gottman’s book, Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work. We didn’t plan to focus on Gottman’s principles simultaneously, but it just worked out that way. We found out that […]

What is one habit that you would like to change about yourself, and why? – YMM #043

Welcome!  Today’s topic is one that requires more transparency and vulnerability than some that we’ve covered. Have an open mind and approach with honesty! Here is the question to consider: What is one habit that you would like to change about yourself, and why? There are several reasons that this is an important issue: Some […]

What Are Conflicts You Have Encountered and How Do You Resolve Them – YMM #35

Hey gang … Welcome to this week’s episode of Your Marriage Matters for couples who are seriously dating or engaged to be married. We are dedicated to helping you build a healthy, vibrant relationship that will last a lifetime! This week we are going to deal with the inevitable reality of the inevitable challenges and […]