It’s a New Year, and a time for resolutions. We make resolutions about everything. Lose weight, get in shape, make more money, have more sex, go to church more, turn off the electronics, plant a garden, eat healthier, call our mothers more often…or call our mothers much less! All good resolutions. But none of them… Read more »
Five days and counting til Christmas. Eleven days and counting til New Year’s. Our Jewish friends have already lit the last candle on their menorahs, but you can bet they’re going to going to be guests at many holiday parties. Our Orthodox friends won’t celebrate the birth of the Savior until January 7, 2013. Extra… Read more »
I’ve seen thousands of couples in my office over the course of my career. Rich couples, poor couples. LDS couples, Jewish couples. Couples with lots of kids, couples without kids, and everything in between. Couples whose ancestors were with Brigham Young and the pioneers when they came through Emigration Canyon, and couples that are fresh… Read more »
It doesn’t matter whether you celebrate Christmas, Hannukah, Muslim New Year , or even a festival of your own making. You can be LDS, Catholic, Episcopilian, Jewish, Muslim, or Wiccan. You can’t escape it. Call it Christmas stress, call it holiday stress, call it Hanukah stress, call it whatever you want. This period between just-before-Thanksgiving… Read more »
There are two things that all of us respond to, almost by instinct. The first is our name. That’s why the best salespeople seem to have a miraculous ability to learn your name within the first fifteen seconds of an encounter, and file it away for future reference. Whether you hate Bill Clinton or love… Read more »
I get asked a lot, “Kimile, what’s the first question you ask a couple that comes to you because there’s a problem in the relationship?” My answer almost always surprises my questioner. I say, “I don’t ask this all the time, because every couple is different. But more often than not, I’ll ask, ‘How’s your… Read more »
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