How much talking is too much in a relationship?
Most couples will talk in disproportionate amounts. That being said, in our opinion, you want to aim to have at least a 40/60 split of who is speaking. Otherwise, the relationship can easily become imbalanced and dysfunctional.
Can you communicate too much in a relationship?
Yes, communication can solve a lot of relationship problems, but there is such a thing as TOO much communication. Especially too much negative communication. Communicating all of your qualms will lead your partner to feel knit picked and judged.
How much communication is healthy in a relationship?
Healthy communication in any relationship is based on the premise that both parties are open and honest with each other, Caleb Backe, health and wellness expert at Maple Holistics, tells Bustle. If youre able to respect each other and really hear what the other person is saying, then youre on the right path.
Is it normal to not talk a lot in a relationship?
Sometimes, one or both partners are busy or tired or just dont feel like talking, and thats completely OK. A healthy, long-term relationship will have its fair share of comfortable silences. Its typically a good sign if you and your SO can enjoy each others company without even saying a word.