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Unplugging is Sexy

Former Banff Couples Conference (BCC) facilitators Hedi and Yumi Schleifer wrote an article regarding the celebration of their forty-eighth year of marriage. In it they mentioned having a bath together when in conflict with one another: “…we noticed very soon … Continue reading

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Looking Within: A Strategy for Relationship Enrichment

Wouldn’t it be so easy to retire to the forest for a career in meditation, contemplation and learning as the yogis did? They would always be internal and accountable unto themselves. I was single for three years before meeting my … Continue reading

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After the Conference

When I leave Lake Louise after the Banff Couples Conference I have that warm “glow” – it feels so good! As a couple we are connected with each other and I know I have learned new tools to make our good … Continue reading

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Take the Banff Couples Conference With you all Year: Volunteer

Have you ever thought about volunteering for the Banff Couple’s Conference? Every year the Banff Couple’s Conference offers the chance to keep the “love” that follows the conference by being part of a community of other couple’s who have a … Continue reading

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More on Connections: My Thoughts.

When I read Sam’s posting about Kissing and Making Conscious Connections … I was really moved. I remember what it was like to be young and trying to balance life, family and that intimate relationship; but what really spoke to … Continue reading

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Kissing and Making Conscious Connections

Back in October, the Calgary Herald put out an article on why married couples stop kissing. The findings were bleak and I found myself begging for these couples who were surveyed to find some connection. One of the findings that surprised … Continue reading

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Don’t Take Relationship Advice From Radio Stations

Recently, a popular Calgary radio station created a contest called “Swap your Wife for a new Life.” I make it no secret how I feel about a contest like this, it almost made me stop listening to the radio station … Continue reading

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