Eric and I are were sitting across each other at the table, gazing into each other’s eyes and completing the statement, “How do I love thee, let me count thy ways....” Nah, who does that? That is like romance on steroids. A bit over the top for me. Actually, we decided to visit a Mexican… Continue reading A Well Check-Up for My Marriage?
Life can be messy at times, right? Along with the mess or chaos we find at home with toys, dishes, kids, or whatever seems to pile up, life can get messy with circumstances, such as divorce, changes in family dynamics, illness, single parenthood, or maybe just being single in the hood. Yes, these times, whether… Continue reading Making Memories in the Mess
Waaahhhh! This is what I want to do these days. I want to curl up on the couch, with a blanket, a half gallon of ice (peanut butter & chocolate), and just cry. I just want to be sad. You have moments like this?I've had some changes in the last few weeks. Changes other than… Continue reading Embracing & Celebrating Change
Marriage is a tricky gig. It takes work. Some days are good and all you can do is smile. Some days not-so-good, when it takes everything in you to smile. Whether you have been married six months or 60 years, the union of marriage humbles us (daily, sometimes hourly, because...we are human) and makes us… Continue reading Take Your Marriage From “Good to Great”
"You have shown great and steadfast love to your servant David, my father, because he walked before you in faithfulness, in righteousness of heart toward you. And you have kept for him this great and steadfast love and have given him a son on his throne this day. And now, O Lord my God, you… Continue reading Where Do You Seek Wisdom?
Today I was playing Flipper in my tub treating myself to a bubble bath (yeah, that image makes me laugh too). As I was reading and relaxing in the hot, sudsy water I was thinking about the 2018 year coming to an end, with 2019 hanging around the corner, ready to make its entrance in… Continue reading Steps to Growth in 2019
My husband and I attended a marriage study a couple years ago and one of the topics was the fact that men like to be respected and will, in return, show love to their wive. Women, on the other hand, want to be loved, and, in return, will give respect to their husband. You see… Continue reading Go Hubby! Go, Fight, Win!