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Intimacy, image and sex…oh my!

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 Couple by fireplace cropped

When I was teaching a breakout session at a Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program, I posed a general question to my group comprised mostly of women spouses. I asked, “When you first hear that your husband is coming home, what is the first thing that comes to your mind?” A hand darted into the air, followed […]

How do you Communicate when you return from Deployment?

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014 images5M45XE6J

At a Yellow Ribbon workshop recently, I asked the group to respond to this question: “When your spouse returns home, how do you go about feeling comfortable with each other again, and resume good communication?” Here are a few of the answers I received: Always make it a priority to keep communication open during deployment. […]

Win with your Heart.

Thursday, January 16th, 2014 images[2]

Happy New Year! By the time you read this, you’ve probably heard that more times than you can count. But there’s something exciting about each new year. No matter how the previous year turned out, it seems as if January 1st ushers in lots of new possibilities, both in tasks and relationships. These articles I’ve […]