I watched the sweetest couple get married last weekend. It was precious to observe. I saw heads bowed together, hands clasped, endearing looks and tears at the vows shared. One word you couldn’t use to describe the wedding would be dry. No way! It was flowing with love!
No one gets engaged with the thought, “I wonder if my wedding day will be dry and boring?” But how many couples end up eventually looking at one another and sensing a dryness? Too many. Sometimes it comes in spells. Sadly Continue reading “Don’t Let the (Marriage) Well Go Dry, Part 2”
The scenic route is usually the long way to get somewhere. However, it’s usually the most beautiful and adventurous way to travel! Enjoying marriage on the scenic route means taking the time to invest into your marriage.
The truth is, marriage can be a bumpy ride.
You might get lost, wondering why you ever got on the road in the first place.
You might be looking for an exit when there isn’t one. Continue reading “Compromise On the Scenic Route”
A peek into my phone’s pictures reminds me of so many blessings this week – times of rest and refreshment and times to pour into my grandsons lives. Here are Five photos on this Friday…
My husband and I had the blessing of going away recently for one night to a lake near us. We took the time to plan out the year ahead. We studied, rested and played a few games. Yes, we made the most of every minute. It’s also awesome to wake up to a view like this… Continue reading “Five Photos Friday”
The perfect S’more Date night weather is finally upon us! My husband and I invited couples from church to come over for a date night that we called, “Amore’ S’mores.” The temperatures were perfect, the skies were clear, and the fire felt really good when the sun went down! Let me share with you the events of our fun group date night!
Continue reading “S’More Group Date Night Idea”
Another date on the scenic route happened this week! I absolutely love looking forward to a date that we have planned, but sometimes those spontaneous dates are just what a tiring week needs! Such was the case last Friday night. Continue reading “A Country Road Date on the Scenic Route”
New routines in marriage can be so healthy! Recently my husband and I have been enjoying Saturday night drives. Our Saturday’s are typically busy getting ready for a busy Sunday, so by the end of the day, we both need a little time together and a drive as the sun sets has been so refreshing!
Our last drive took us towards Greeneville, Tennessee, about 45 minutes from our home. Following our typical date night pattern, we took the back roads. We twisted along the Continue reading “A Date Along the Scenic Route”
Taking the scenic route in marriage is a choice to:
- Do something different
- Do things a different way
- Be a little spontaneous
- Have some fun
Just like you could choose to take a different route to work, church or the grocery store Continue reading “The Scenic Route – Game Edition”