Communication: The Key to a Strong Relationship

A strong and healthy relationship isn’t a matter of luck; it takes a lot of hard work and dedication. The first and most important factor in any relationship is communication.

Couples who want to be happy and successful in their relationship know firsthand the key factor is communication. Happy couples talk, and more importantly they listen to what their partner has to say. Although it may not always be easy to hear what your partner has to say, it will make your relationship stronger and build a successful future together.

Couples who tend to be the best communicators can easily recognize when an outside distraction is hard at work to prevent good communication skills, but a strong couple will find a way to work through the difficult times.

All relationships have ups and downs or conflict, that’ just part of life, but a successful couple is strong enough to resolve their issues in a positive manner. It can be hard or trying, as no two people see everything eye to eye, but a strong and successful relationship is created by a couple’s ability to handle disagreements and conflict in a positive manner.

Too many couples fall victim and fail due to having realistic expectations. When you meet someone for the first time you always try to put your best foot forward and we tend to hide our imperfections and flaws.

We all want to be viewed in a perfect light, but we have to be honest to ourselves and admit no one is perfect. Although this is completely normal, as time passes couples need to realize sooner or later the real person is going to emerge in the relationship. Having unrealistic expectations of your relationship or partner can add unwanted stress.

To eliminate stress from your relationship spend time together. Sharing experiences together is a good way to build a strong, healthy and successful relationship. Spending time together will also build trust in your relationship. Couples who enjoy spending time together; rather than feeling forced or obligated to take part in events have a happier, stronger, healthier relationship.

Couples who have the same shared values tend to have a better chance at building a strong relationship. Both partners in any relationship have the obligation of nurturing the relationship, working towards common goals and taking on responsibilities in the relationship. By only one person in the relationship taking on full responsibility it can cause resentment to build.

Over time, relationships and people change. That is only to be expected. Don’t hide or fear change, take it head on. Adapting to change is not only good for your relationship, but for you as an individual. Couples need to have good communications skills and talk through changes in the relationship. Proper communication will make it much easier to adapt.

When it comes to relationships and loving the most important people in your live learn to communicate effectively, work together as a team, manage the conflict in your relationship without breaking your special bond or damaging the closeness, and stride to preserve your love, friendship and commitment to each other.

Donna M. Kshir is a 15x bestselling author (2008-2016), publisher and columnist featured in over 50 books. She is a writer who seeks truth and justice for children exposed to abuse. She speaks out and writes against these injustices done onto children. Donna’s work has landed her on the bestsellers list multiple times.

Donna is an activist. She used her influence in the growth of gaining national support for nonprofit Dreamcatchers for Abused Children (2008-2015). In 2009, Donna created, produced and hosted Dreamcatchers Talk Radio. She resigned in 2015 to become the face and producer of Your Voice Radio’s, Two Nana’s at Noon. She also used her influence in the growth of gaining national support for Conner’s Law, making child abuse by death a violent crime in Kentucky. Donna received a Letter of Recommendation from Conner’s mother Mashanna Bachuss in 2019. In June 2016 she and her best friend and sister advocate Lee Roberts co-founded Advocates United for Humanity. Donna is a member of the Nonfiction Authors Association, she received the NNPAAW Award (2012-2018), She’s a 2019 nominee of the Pinnacle Awards and the 2019 Diamond Quill Lifetime Achievement Award recipient. In November 2020, Donna and Roberts served as Co-Editors to honor friend Stephen Miller’s release Waterfalls and Cascades of the Pennsylvania Wilds. The duo’s program ‘Real Talk’ podcast on AU4H RADIO began airing on iHeart Radio in 2021. Advocates United for Humanity introduced a petition to make the private Central Registery public on July 22, 2021.

Donna writes under several pen names and advocates for those in need. Her most recent penname, Gladys Caroline, is to pay tribute to her late maternal grandmother. A woman who truly impacted her life. She has spent much of her life dedicated to giving back to her community. Donna has volunteered her time and talents with various non-profit organizations over her lifetime, animal rights, volunteered at her children’s schools and gives of herself as she is able with God guiding her journey, as her health allows. She enjoys a quiet laidback lifestyle with her family. 
 
For more on Donna, visit some of her official websites!!
 
Official website: www.donnakshir.weebly.com  
 
Advocates United for Humanity
 
AU4H: http://au4h.weebly.com/
 
AU4H RADIO – Real Talk 
 
iHeart Radio: https://www.iheart.com/podcast/269-au4h-radio-real-talk-78312009/
Anchor: https://anchor.fm/au4h-radio
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/56trQHpLoD83aarD5lYfXC
Archive: https://archive.org/details/fav-au4h_radio
Google Podcast: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy80Y2ViY2ViYy9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw==
 
Northern Books
 
NB: http://northernbooks.weebly.com/
Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Donna-M.-Kshir/e/B0047J94EI
Barnes and Nobles: https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/a-story-of-survival-donna-kshir/1030116262?ean=9781329084957
Lulu Publishing: https://www.lulu.com/spotlight/donnakshir
 
 
Petitions
 
Change.org: http://chng.it/W4vHFRC4SM
 
Blog/Media Outlets
 
Wordpress: https://donnakshir.wordpress.com/
NewsBlaze: https://newsblaze.com/author/d123/
EZineArticles: https://ezinearticles.com/expert/Donna_Kshir/1034330
 
YouTube
 
https://www.youtube.com/c/DonnaKshir