I won’t say that marriage is difficult. In fact, I’ll say it’s easy going most of the time if you marry someone who complements your personality and has similar life goals as you. As blissful as marriage is supposed to be, however, there are always times of disagreements or conflict that come up.
It’s important for every couple to have boundaries that they set in place in their relationship. With anger, disappointment, and frustration, it’s very easy to cross lines and begin name calling and saying things to, and about each other that are hurtful and unnecessary.
Hence, effective communication comes into play! Learning how to communicate differs for every couple but these are a few things that Robbie and I have picked up along the way. Our communication has gotten better over the ten years of our marriage because we try to understand each other and implement the things we learn from one another!