This is the first of the twenty best Marriage/Relationships Ideas that we have found in our 4 decades of speaking to and working with couples throughout the world. This first one puts a new twist on the five most common reasons people give for splitting up or divorcing. The thought is that if these are the five topics that cause divorce, then total, open communication about each of them may be the five best ways to protect and improve a marriage. The five are Finances, Sex, Parenting differences, Goals, and Beliefs. How completely to you communicate about each of these and do you know everything there is to know about each other on each of the five?
For some suggestions about how to maximize your togetherness on these critical relationship subjects: