Three Midlife Couples Exploring Their Passions (PODCAST E3)
Our Guests This Week
Aviva & Hezie are a mature and intriguing Tel Aviv based married couple of 36 years. As they became Open Nesters, Hezie retired from high tech and began dabbling in the arts and is now a museum consultant, while Aviva took up mountain biking in the hills of Jerusalem which turned into a commitment to her triathlete training.
Kristen & Liam live on the New England Coast. As they became Open Nesters they were in the midst of their journey to sobriety. Their spiritual practices, and Kristen’s work as a yoga and yoga dance teacher, brings them together to dance, drum and have a renewed appreciation for life.
Julie & David live in Urban CT. She is a high school English teacher and he a career musician & professor for world music. As their sons left the nest, they began exploring new hobbies together to connect more deeply with one another.
From ballroom dancing to… a spiritual practice, yoga, drumming, climbing, these three couples enlighten us to the many possibilities that arise with an open nest. And what about challenges with sobriety and the damage excessive alcohol can do to a relationship? This episode of The Open Nesters Podcast explores what three couples face once their kids leave the nest. We learn what they do to keep their relationships together, their passions alive, and their minds and bodies healthy.
Podcast Episode #3: Three Midlife Couples Exploring Their Passions
Tessa and Amir uncover a treasure trove of pursuits from their guests. Three different but equally viable paths to evolving as individuals and as couples. Tessa introduces the Six Love Languages in the podcast:
- Physical Affection
- Verbal and Non-verbal Recognition
- Acts of Service
- Quality Time
Resources for You
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Relationship Advice and Good Counsel, from Esther Perel
Psychotherapist and New York Times bestselling author Esther Perel is recognized as one of today’s most insightful and original voices on modern relationships.
And if you love the stories of our three couples, you may very well enjoy: The Passionate Marriage
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