The Working Mom Mindset

BONUS 002 - Being Intentional in Your Relationship and How to Reconnect with Your Husband

May 02, 2019
The Working Mom Mindset
BONUS 002 - Being Intentional in Your Relationship and How to Reconnect with Your Husband
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The Working Mom Mindset
BONUS 002 - Being Intentional in Your Relationship and How to Reconnect with Your Husband
May 02, 2019
Natalie Ihde / Michelle Purta
Communication, being intentional in our relationship, and reconnecting with our husbands.
Show Notes

Today we're talking with Michelle Purta about communication, being intentional in our relationship, and reconnecting with our husbands.

Some highlights:
2:30 What led Michelle to become a marriage coach
11:27 What does successful communication look like
12:00 Are you choosing to be right, or are you choosing to be in the right relationship
13:00 Being assertive and owning your part
14:30 What do you want? Self-awareness
16:25 Men are fixers
17:25 Ask for what you want
19:00 How you feel is valid, and it's hard not to take it out on the family when you're stressed
20:10 Arguments - how to handle them
22:00 Give yourself a time out
22:42 What can you do when there's no time for a time out so you're not snippy with your family
26:25 Intentional use of your time
26:45 Making your marriage a priority
28:45 Create boundaries with your kids
32:50 Checking in with each other daily to see what's on the schedule (work, household, extra activities)
34:20 Schedule time to see how each other is doing
37:40 Division of duties & why it seems like you're doing more
38:30 Let go of control with things you usually take on
40:25 Ask your spouse - What do you want to get done this weekend
41:30 Ways we can express love - breakdown of The 5 Love Languages
46:55 Michelle's freebie - 9 Ways to Reconnect in Your Marriage
51:00 Don't make time together an obligation, but do schedule it

Connect with Michelle!!

www.herconnectedfamily.com

IG: @herconnectedfamily
FB Group: Marriage & Motherhood

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9 ways to reconnect in your marriage
www.michellepurta.com/reconnecting

Thank  you for listening, it means the world to me that you're tuning in and that I can help you! 

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