Posted on Saturday, April 20th, 2013
My beloved and I returned recently from five days in Chicago celebrating our 10th anniversary.
We were your typical tourists, soaking in all the sites and history that are distinctively Chicago.
We watched the Cubs at Wrigley [...]
Posted on Thursday, April 18th, 2013
Sounds like a party is going on and I don’t want to be left out, so I too will confess.
(For other confessions, check out what Kate, J, Lori and Debi had to say.)
My 10 Confessions as a [...]
Posted on Wednesday, April 10th, 2013
I remember when my husband and I were dating and engaged and would have discussions about money.
One thing he said back then (and we both still believe today) is that money is a tool. It [...]
Posted on Thursday, April 4th, 2013
I thought since I just posed the question, “Can Sexual Intimacy in Your Marriage be Resurrected?”, you would be encouraged to hear from someone who has lived such an experience first hand.
Below is an email [...]
Posted on Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
I was talking with a few young people the other day. They were of the “under-age-21″ variety, these young ones.
The conversation drifted to alcohol and they said that given the opportunity, they would bypass an [...]
Posted on Monday, April 1st, 2013
Back from the dead.
In the wake of the Easter miracle, that’s what we relish in.
Jesus Christ back from the dead, raised to give us a hope for something so unfathomable and mysterious and wondrous. It [...]
Posted on Wednesday, March 20th, 2013
What do you and your spouse do to keep your marriage strong?
This was the question posed by the Do Not Disturb blog in their post Keeping Marriage Strong: We Do…
I couldn’t resist participating, so [...]
Posted on Friday, March 8th, 2013
Have you ever wondered how your spouse feels about sex?
Or do you just assume you already know?
I think it’s not uncommon for a husband and wife to either never communicate about their sexual intimacy or [...]
Posted on Thursday, March 7th, 2013
This is a tough question.
Did you get married just to have babies?
Before you cower in guilt or lash out in frustration at me, hear my heart. That’s where I write from — a heart drenched [...]
Posted on Monday, March 4th, 2013
I’ve had four tragic things happen to me.
The first tragedy came when I was 4, and my 3-year-old cousin — my first playmate — drowned. My earliest memories are of him. Vivid. Intense. Innocent. Memories.