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10 Tips for Keeping Your Relationship from Ending Up in the Dumpster

Posted: 02/23/2012 10:07 am

Over time, even the strongest long-term relationships can become routine. By addressing your issues and breaking patterns -- in a positive way -- you can bring a breath of fresh air to your partnership, keep things from souring, and reintroduce some passion into your lives.

Here are 10 tips for keeping your relationship from ending up in the dumpster:

Tip #1
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Your ability to talk things out is your best policy for a healthy relationship.

Allow each other a timed period of speaking and explaining; then change positions and practice listening. You'll be surprised at the amount of words that may have been left unheard in a previous conversation.


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