In which we dig through the internet for our favorite articles related to wholeness and healing in relationships:
SOCIAL ANXIETY IN THE DIGITAL AGE via Psychology Today
There are so many variations of community that it is not hard to believe that a digital one also exists! From Facebook, to Twitter, to SnapChat, and Instagram, the digital world is becoming more refined with its invitations to participate and become a part. It is a cultural as well as social norm to be a part of some social community within the media. How can anxiety exist in such a community? How can one recognize their levels of anxiety through social media participation and how could the experience of anxiety through consistent social media participation effect one’s daily living?
IF YOU’RE TOO BUSY FOR DATE NIGHT, YOU’RE TOO BUSY via Gottman Institute
Work, family, school, furthering education, finances….one could go on an on about daily responsibilities and all the time it takes to address and handle them. Nurturing the personal relationship with your partner is just as important. Taking time to to be intentional in cultivating any relationship can only improve the possibilities of sustainability and further health growth of it. Do you have date night? Have you thought about making it a tradition in your marriage and if your already doing it, how helpful and meaningful is it to your relationship?