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Put Your Put-Downs Down with Love!

Put Your Put-Downs Down with Love!

You: “You really should get
off that couch. You’re getting a belly.”

Him:  “Yeah? And who put on ten pounds she
can’t take off?”

Ouch. That hurt!

But you know the drill –
what goes around comes around. You were critical, he criticized you right back.

Maybe you’re right, maybe
he’s right too – that’s hardly the issue. What matters is how you come at it,
with love or with put-downs.

With love is something like:
“I’m having more trouble getting rid of these 10 pounds. Would you be willing
to do a power-walk with me a couple of times a week, help me get it off?”

Your pounds and his belly
could get in shape pretty darn quick – without either of you suffering a
put-down. . .


Expert advice

Save your breath because you only need two words to make him commit.
Are you REALLY thinking about their happiness?
If you keep finding yourself in heartbreaking, dead end relationships, listen up.
It seems like you can't do anything right.