079 | Us & Kids: A+ for Application

Inspiration from this Episode

“And you’re going to say, I got to think about this a little bit. And both of you are going to take some time to get your heart rate down so that your brain can think.”

“I’m going to begin to understand that this has lots of layers for them in terms of how they think other people see them.”

“Give grace and say it’s okay and we use our adjustment coping skills to not hold a grudge or be harsh with punishment or discipline.”


079 | Us & Kids: A+ for Application



Today, I'm glad you joined us because were tying together the last three podcast about upgrading your marriage so that it will last forever, while you also become more awesome parents taking care of your kids together.

We’ve talked about the D, defining your desires, and values. Then we moved on to two other podcasts that talked about the core communication skills we need for living out those values and ways that hold relationships together. And today we’re going to take those values, add a core skill to them, and then I'll give you an example of how to apply them. 


What You’ll Learn in Today’s Episode

  • Why your desires are important to you.
  • Which skills you need to achieve them.
  • Applications for age and situation.
  • Respecting our kiddos where they are at.


Resources in Today’s Episode:  


Read the Full Transcript for this episode Here

Check out previous podcasts for tips on finding grace through the mess and joy of staying married forever, while parenting together.



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