Welcome to our vlog! In this episode, we dive deep into the value of vulnerability for intimacy in relationships. Inspired by a recent conversation on toxic masculinity, we explore how societal conditioning can hinder our ability to be vulnerable, especially for men. We share our personal experiences and reflect on the impact of suppressing emotions.
Join us as Angus recounts a poignant incident from his past that challenged his perception of vulnerability. Discover how a powerful moment of vulnerability and the subsequent compassionate response of others changed his perspective. We unpack the concept of toxic masculinity and its influence on our emotional expression within relationships.
Through our discussion, we reveal the transformative shift that occurred in our relationship. We explore how embracing vulnerability allowed us to break free from the harmful coping mechanisms and judgments that hindered our connection. Find out how simply being present and feeling our emotions opened the door to compassion and authentic expression.
Don't miss this enlightening episode that explores the journey from discomfort to self-compassion and the role vulnerability plays in fostering deep, meaningful connections. Join us as we navigate the complexities of toxic masculinity and uncover the power of vulnerability for intimacy in relationships.
Rohini Ross is co-founder of “The Rewilders.” Listen to her podcast, with her partner Angus Ross, Rewilding Love. They believe too many good relationships fall apart because couples give up thinking their relationship problems can’t be solved. In the first season of the Rewilding Love Podcast, Rohini and Angus help a couple on the brink of divorce due to conflict. Angus and Rohini also co-facilitate private couple's intensive retreat programs that rewild relationships back to their natural state of love. Rohini is also the author of the ebook Marriage, and she and Angus are co-founders of The 29-Day Rewilding Experience and The Rewilders Community. You can follow Rohini on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. To learn more about her work and subscribe to her blog visit: TheRewilders.org.