Love is lust evolved.” – Brit & Chris Carmichael

We are so excited to be back to The Elevated Life podcast and sharing insights from the Evolved Couples Retreat!

Chris and I had never hosted a couples retreat together before, so we had no clue what to expect before going to Destin. After having held space for the amazing couples who attended and witnessed their transformations in just three days, we can’t wait to host another couples retreat!

In this episode of The Elevated Life podcast, we’re sharing “Insights From the Evolved Couples Retreat” so that you can take a peek into the tools we shared so you can evolve your relationship. If you have wanted the inside scoop on what goes down at our retreats, this is for you! 

Tune in to hear:

✨ The tools we shared with the couples at the retreat

✨ What surprised us most about hosting our first couples retreat

✨ The major transformations we witnessed between the couples

✨ How to convince your partner to attend a retreat with you

Insights From the Evolved Couples Retreat

Eye Gazing Experience

If you get into an argument with your partner, try the eye gazing experience. Don’t communicate with words, but sit and stare at each other and deep in the eyes for three to five minutes. When you sit and look at somebody, you’re not focused on something else. Even if you’re upset in the beginning, it starts to soften because you join that soul connection.

Work On Yourself First

The real takeaway is that the relationship you always have to work on is the one with yourself. If you’re not improving that one, it’s hard to let in love from the other person. They can say the right words, but you’re not going to hear them because it doesn’t match up with whatever your internal belief is.

Have Awareness While Communicating

If you have awareness while you’re communicating, you can decide what you’re not doing good at, or that your partner is not responding in the way that you would like. You’re able to move that and change that differently without letting the ego get in too much.

Know That Love is Possible

It’s always good to give love a chance, no matter if you’ve been burned by it a million times in the past. So much love is possible  and sometimes it’s a bit of a struggle to find it, sometimes a little bit of a struggle to maintain it. It’s all doable, and it’s all within your power to make it happen.

The Dynamic of Powerful Couples

Being around other powerful couples that are in love shows you a dynamic of which you can gauge your level of strength and intimacy in a relationship. It’s not only assessing yourself and where you’re at, but also connecting with other couples and learning from them.

Highlights from this episode:

(04:54) How to convince your partner to attend a retreat with you.

(06:13) Why pausing life will transform your relationship.

(09:08) A retreat is a vacation from your head to your heart.

(12:28) What men really desire from their partners in a relationship.

(14:05) The relationship you always have to work on is the one with yourself.

(15:34) The number one thing that the couple’s shared about their experience.

(21:05) Give love a chance, no matter if you’ve been burned by it a million times in the past.

(24:10) What Chris and I were most surprised by at the retreat.

(27:35) How to know if you are in a relationship with the right person.

(32:14) Our famous quote from the retreat.

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Become the couple you were meant to be.

Elevate your connection by indulging in a 5-day luxury retreat designed exclusively for high vibing couples.

For 5 days you’ll join forces with a small group of committed couples, dedicated to personal and relationship growth. Support each other on your journeys through thoughtful discussion and quality time together.

This is a sanctuary where love transcends and redefines. This isn’t just a retreat; it’s a rebirth of your relationship, an immersive odyssey designed to electrify the bond between you and your beloved.

This curated setting activates quantum leaps – not just for your relationship, but in your individual lives and collective impact.

It has birthed eras of philosophical thought, scientific breakthroughs, and world-changing innovations.

Now you’ll be welcomed into the transformative circle where souls reinforce one another to achieve your highest good. Elevate yourself and watch your connection soar to new heights among an empowered community.

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