Couples who are dating
Lovers who sign on the dotted line claim that the contracts encourage rational boundary setting, fair fighting and compromise.
For Barillas, that means starting her days on a less-than-ideal note. But Sandlan loves to have it playing in the background when he’s getting ready for his day.
But some think a breach isn’t even worth renegotiating.
“I just say, ‘contract,’ and we kind of return to a natural calm state,” says the 40-year-old life coach.