When Feelings and Logic Seem Incompatible: Navigating Emotional Minefields

When Feelings and Logic Seem Incompatible: Navigating Emotional Minefields August 1, 2018

We have all heard the funny saying that men are from Mars and women are from Venus. When it comes to processing strong emotions, this could be close to the truth! And understanding those differences will give you much better communication – especially when you need it most!

Wives, when you are in a passionate situation that causes a display of emotions – let’s say you are really upset about a problem at your kids’ school and you disagree how to solve it – realize that your husband may not receive what you are trying to communicate because he thinks you are not thinking clearly.

Before you get indignant about that, let me explain why that is!

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