We avoid having difficult conversations with our partners. Almost no one enjoys confrontation, and we assume it will have to be confrontational. I’m going to share with you five steps for having difficult conversations with your partner; these will help you feel equipped to address the difficult topics in your relationship, without it being confrontational.
In our marriages, it seems the conversations we avoid the most are the very ones we most need to be having with our partners. There is a lot that is either unsaid or unheard.
Maybe we tried having the conversation previously and it didn’t go well.