Amy’s Table

Change Your Words, Change Your Life

Attorney, mediator and television personality Laurie Puhn regularly shares relationship insights and advice on dating, marriage, family and divorce issues, along with reports on the lastest relationship research. She’s also the author of the best-selling book “Instant Persuasion: How to Change Your Words to Change Your Life” and I found out about her through her article in Real Simple magazine. Here’s Laurie’s list of 10 go-to phrases to defuse potentially volatile conversations and help you get through the coming years — in harmony.