Wedding Dress Woes

Imagine you are six months away from your wedding day. You and your bridesmaids have an appointment to go for a fitting at the bridal boutique where your gown and bridesmaid’s dresses were purchased. When you arrive, you find the...

The Mother-In-Law

The inspiration for this week’s post came to me while standing in a store picking out Mother’s Day cards. I was in search of a mother-in-law Mother’s day card, and I became puzzled by the fact that the store only...

No. Nuclear. Weapons

My husband Bernard and I have disputes that quickly escalate. You may be wondering how someone who is in the conflict management profession can have conflicts with her husband at all? Let alone, conflicts that escalate? It is important that...

Vendors, Vendors, Vendors

Vendors are a crucial element to your wedding day. Picking the right vendor can be a lot of pressure on an engaged couple as choosing one that is unqualified or unprofessional could have a detrimental outcome on your experience. Vendors...

A Spouse’s Revelation

Originally posted on March 17, 2017 on The Texas Conflict Coach “Will you please empty the dishwasher?” I asked my husband, Bernard one evening while I was preparing dinner. “Sure!” He said jumping to his feet. The way I worded...

The Guest List

The guests you invite to your wedding play a crucial role in making your day spectacular. While your wedding is a big day for you and your significant other, it can also be a momentous occasion for many of your...