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How Conflict Can Create Love

We fade in on a couple sitting quietly at Sunday morning breakfast. Suddenly, a seemingly innocuous comment swiftly shifts the peaceful mood into prodigious conflict. She: Could you be more careful w…


Dropping Defensiveness

A key problem with the ego is the editing experiences of emotional rejection. This can result in not hearing or seeing a problem, which in turn leads to lack of communication and the end of many relat…


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Lemon or orange essential oil / water spray works and smells pretty too!

Tap water here sucks even if filtered, and glass bottles are unavailable in supermarkets. Go figure …