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Give your Dialogue a Boost

There is a Yoga App (called Down Dog) where you can choose what sort of yoga practice you want each day. The app allows you to "boost" the basic practice by choosing a particular area to focus on: do we want to focus on stretching our hamstrings, building our core strength, or work on our … Continue reading Give your Dialogue a Boost

Pendle Hill Lecture on “Disciplined Listening”

The practice of "disciplined listening" learned in Couple Enrichment can also be used in other settings, such as among family members, Meeting committees, and other groups. Here are some of the learnings about listening from Couple Enrichment that Mike and Marsha Green shared during the Pendle Hill Lecture on Feb. 1, 2021. They recounted examples … Continue reading Pendle Hill Lecture on “Disciplined Listening”

3 More Chances in 2020 to do a free, online Drop-in Dialogue

Have you and your partner ever participated in a Friends Couple Enrichment event? Have you missed out on on-going opportunities for dialogue and support? Would you like to focus on your relationship by practicing dialogue and learning new communication skills from the comfort of your own home? We have just the thing for you! Friends Couple Enrichment is … Continue reading 3 More Chances in 2020 to do a free, online Drop-in Dialogue

Reflections on Honolulu Event (Nov 15-17, 2019)

A Reflection from Cathy Walling and Scott Bell It was a joy and delight to share Friends Couple Enrichment with Honolulu Friends and friends. The advocacy of Jenny and David Foster, former FCE facilitators (and current Honolulu Friends Meeting friends in residence),  was instrumental in making it happen. The six participating couples had been together … Continue reading Reflections on Honolulu Event (Nov 15-17, 2019)