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Quick Ideas for Romance!

A few ideas to warm you up as the weather cools down…! When you’re running errands and know your husband will be home, grab his favorite drink from Starbucks, Sonic, or wherever. Pick…

My Husband, My BFF

Recently, I took a poll among a few girlfriends about what makes a good friend. The various responses included unconditional love and acceptance, mutual respect, being a confidant, a willingness…

Budget-Fudging, and Other Small Crimes

I don’t know what you and your husband have set up financially, but I have a budget. After an ongoing discussion, I have an amount of money each month that…

Conflict, Childhood, and Marriage

Yesterday my 7-year-old daughter seemed out of sorts. After I intervened in a fight between her and her younger sister, she exploded verbally and said, “You make me feel like…

Weight On! Weight Off!

“I praise You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made.” (Psalm 139:14a) Every time I read this incredible Bible verse I pause and reflect on the goodness of the Creator….

Overbearing Jerk

I would like to expand on this overbearing jerk business I wrote about a few days ago. First of all I need you all to know that in our home we…

The Gift of Forgiveness

I was at a loss as to why a planning meeting about a coming celebration turned sour. As I listened to the angry words from the woman, I thought something…

12 Minutes

The other day I heard that the average married couple spends 12 minutes a day talking to each other. Get out!  Twelve minutes? The average woman spends more time than that fixing…

New Research is on Our Side

A friend sent me an article recently from the New York Times titled, “Your Nest Is Empty? Enjoy Each Other” by Tara Parker-Pope, January 19, 2009. In the article, the…

Like a Beautiful Old Building

Last weekend my husband and I went away to do some planning for the year. As empty nesters it seemed odd to leave our now quiet home to go find…

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