Today you're one step closer to feeling safe and happy in your marriage.
LOVE IN THE TIME OF THE CORONAVIRUS:
Our lives have changed and we have to change to meet the challenges of the times: This is hard to do when there is so much anxiety and stress, such uncertainty about whether we can stay safe and get through this. This is a time of bonding, of working as a team with our partner or spouse. It is also likely to be a time when it is difficult not to bring the crisis into the marriage: anger erupts easily when there is fear, we shut down, begin to concentrate on the dark side of things, panic about money, forget that we will do better if we keep talking, discuss what we fear most, allow each other to be vulnerable, try to find what is good in your lives. This is a unique time, your family is spending more time together, in your safe haven, working from home, and finding the pleasure in being together as a family.
If you are alone, and even if you aren't, days and weeks of confinement can be isolating. A few strategies: if you can't be with others, text, call or email, stay in touch with one another in new ways, wave when you see your neighbor over the fence,
If the elderly couple on the corner might need help, Small kindnesses help each of us as much as it helps others. We are in time of opportunity, of massive change. The sky has fallen, the earth shuddered, and we have to wake up and start learning how to protect ourselves and the world we have taken for granted. the mess made by greed, fear and hate.
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Our lives have changed and we are all being forced to change ourselves, to be better, kinder, more loving to one another.