How Happy Couples Make Happy People, And Not The Other Way Around

happy senior couple in love with bunch of fresh flowers in nature

This article originally was published at Your Tango. From early on, we’ve been taught, “Happy people make happy couples.” The common wisdom regarding the development of a happy relationship is that you need to be happy as an individual to begin with, and that it’s necessary to work on your own happiness first if you want to have a…

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The 4 C’s Of Couple Power That Can Shift Any Relationship Into Overdrive

This article originally was published at Your Tango. What does it take to be a power couple? Many scientists and practitioners over the years have talked about the major factors that enhance feelings of love and intimacy as well as those things that detract from positive functioning and interaction. John Gottman, John Gray, Sue Johnson,…

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What Can I Do When I Am Unhappy In My Relationship?

Couple unhappy in relationship- sitting on a couch.

In any relationship, there are times when we are not happy with our partner or how things are going. You can complain about it or blame yourself or your partner. Or you can use this as a sign that you need to stop and take a look at what’s going on in yourself and in…

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