032 The 80 80 Marriage

September 7, 2021



In Episode 32, I am talking with Nate Klemp


 Nate Klemp, PhD,is a husband and girl dad of one.

He is a co-author of the newly released book, The 80/80 Marriage: A new model for a happier, stronger marriage.

He is also a co-author alongside Eric Langshur, of the New York Times Bestseller Start Here: Master the Lifelong Habit of Wellbeing. 

He is the founding partner of Mindful one of the world’s largest mindfulness media and training companies. 

Nate holds a BA in philosophy from Stanford University and a PhD from Princeton University. 

In this episode, we talk about :

  • How Nate’s marriage brought the idea of writing the 80/80 book 
  • The 50/50 model of fairness in marriage and why it doesn’t work for a happier and stronger marriage
  • Nate explains the 80/80 and how it works better for couples.
  • The importance of making chores list based on who enjoys doing the most 
  • How the 80/80 helps save room for purpose, interests and career to avoid feeling lost in marriage and life in general.
  • Why we should model mindful things in front of our kids, as they are always watching.


Nate’s Website: https://www.8080marriage.com

Nate’s Instagram:    https://www.instagram.com/8080marriage/

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