In this episode of our relationship podcast Something Like Marriage, we unravel simplifying gift giving for couples during the holidays and our history of miscommunication during Christmas. (There may be some miscommunication on the episode, always keeping it real for you.) When we were young, around thirteen, I set my expectations for Jon’s gift giving. He […]
Something Like Marriage is a relationship podcast about loving yourself, creating a healthy relationship, and sharing it all in your parenting. We enjoy answering relationship questions from our listeners that make us ponder our own relationship over coffee or wine depending on the difficulty of the topic.
In this episode of our relationship podcast Something Like Marriage, we chat about becoming a gentle observer for the holiday season. The holidays are a time to gather with our family, friends, and coworkers. There are social gatherings to attend and eggnog to be drank. A time of joy and chatter. The holidays can also be […]
In this episode of our relationship podcast Something Like Marriage, Jon and I discuss weird dates and how they can stretch you out of your comfort zone. We attended the Northwest Regional Air Guitar Championships held in Portland, Oregon where we witnessed the techniques of guitarists who are judged on their costumes, techniques, and other things […]
In this episode of our relationship podcast Something Like Marriage, we discuss why does she keep nagging me? Nagging is the constant harassment to motivate someone to do something, usually in the way you want it done. Being unique individuals in a relationship, we may have different perspectives on the right way to do things. Maybe this […]
In this episode of our relationship podcast Something Like Marriage, we discuss keeping score in a relationship. Some couples call it keeping points. I can remember keeping score, and I especially liked it when it served my purposes (wink). Jon never really understood the point system, and for a long time was clueless that I was […]
In this episode of our relationship podcast Something Like Marriage, we talk about how after the romantic phase of our relationship ended I wondered, why doesn’t he buy me flowers anymore? We chat about how small things like flowers can show one another appreciation, and how some people don’t feel the same way about flowers (hint: […]