Relationship advice: Think about how you react to good news

Wake Up! with Taylor

Wake Up! with Taylor

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 08: Recording artist Hozier performs onstage during The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards at the STAPLES Center on February 8, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS)

It’s #LoveWeek on SiriusXM Stars’ Wake Up! With Taylor. Today, we’re getting advice from life and happiness coach Carin Rockind. She says that research shows that reactions to good news can impact a relationship even more than reactions to bad news.

“The happiest couples in the world, those that stay together, engage in active construction,” Rockind says.

If you’re wondering, “what the heck is active construction?!” listen to the segment below — and think about what message you’re sending next time you reply to your partner with a “oh that’s nice, honey.”

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