Category: Blog Posts

Removing Problems does not Encourage Growth

Laura to Leslie, from episode 4: I wanted to control [my discomfort in the situation] by controlling you guys. Control Leslie’s response to Sophia. Control how Sophia feels about the response. And the big revelation for me was: I have...

/ August 1, 2014

You Are Enough

“You are enough.” Us to You

/ July 30, 2014

Two Questions that May Just Change Your Life.

How is this the best thing that could be happening to me? From what am I being spared?  

/ July 29, 2014

A Listener’s Marriage Startup Moment

We want to thank our listener community for getting in touch with us about our first three episodes. Knowing that you are being inspired and challenged by our story helps us stay energized about doing the work (especially during those late-night recording...

/ July 24, 2014

Transcripts now available!

We now have transcripts available for episodes 2 and 3. Yay! A big thank you to Jessica of Jessica Shaham Transcription Services, who is volunteering her precious time to enrich the Marriage Startup Podcast community. We have deaf and hard-of-hearing friends...

/ July 21, 2014

The “Benediction” from Episode 2

At the end of episode 2, Laura read a “benediction” to Leslie, that summarized a way to start rejecting “The Idea” of one’s mate and accepting them as they truly are. We’ve de-personalized it so you can use it as...

/ July 17, 2014