Posts in Marriage
7 Tips for Fighting Fair

I feel unqualified to write this post. But maybe it’s in my unqualified state that I’m truly able to write what needs to be said. Maybe in my honesty, in my transparency, you’ll see that you are not alone, that there is another couple just like you struggling to fight fair. Let me start by saying EVERYONE fights.

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Happily Ever After Does NOT Exist

The story of two people falling in love, overcoming all odds to find happiness and live happily ever after is a MYTH, a legend, a well known story but false and inaccurate. The assumption is made that the happy couple live out the rest of their days in constant happiness, at least that’s what they say. Every “good” story ends with “and they lived...

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The Truth About Sex

Take what you know and throw it out of your mind. We’ve been submerged in a culture who idolizes sex. Its present in subtle innuendos, captured and shared on the big screen, placed in magazines, stitched into clothing. Our very idea of sex is directly linked to what makes us beautiful aka worthy...

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21 Free Date Ideas

We live in a world of “not yet” and “maybe someday.” Living on one income doesn’t leave a whole lot of room for extras.

But there is one extra that we WON'T do without. It may be budgeted differently depending on the month, but it is never left out. Since the beginning of our marriage we have made dates a priority, time spent intentionally getting to know one another more...

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