My husband and I exist in very different experiences of the world. I'm a personal growth coach into healing and spirituality, and he's a police officer who has to deal with some pretty scary situations and interact with people who aren't always pleased to see him.
Truly we don't always see eye to eye as our world experiences have shaped us so differently.
One day a couple months ago, exhausted after a fight and stuck at an impasse, we came up with a manifesto of sorts and we both signed it - here are our 7 Values for Building a Better Relationship.
It strikes me now how this is simply good advice for all of us trying to make our way through the world.