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”
Last weekend I had the blessing of attending a TRIPLE wedding! Three separate weddings took place in a span of about 2 1/2 hours, with about 15 minutes between each wedding. The three brides
Continue reading “Triple Wedding Truths”
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”
Wow, I had another surprise event this week, unlike the fun birthday surprises I enjoyed earlier in the month! This one sent my husband to a retina specialist while we were in upper New York state last week.
Symptoms of a detached retina came over him and he’s sadly familiar with those Continue reading “I Vowed I Would!”
Hilarious, picture, right?! Bear with me – I’m reminiscing!
I can still remember the day of our wedding rehearsal on June 19, 1981. We were so excited about our wedding that would following on the next evening! The rehearsal for the second best day in my life (the first being my salvation!) was a really special occasion!
This was in the era when rehearsals were a pretty big deal – you dressed up pretty nice, went to the church and learned when to come in, where to stand, when to hold hands, when the vows would be repeated and when it was time to run down the aisle together!
Continue reading “Twelve Things I Do to Keep My Marriage Strong”
I thought it was time for me to tell you some details about the “Sticky Marriage” that I’ve been in for nearly 38 years.
Continue reading “My Sticky Marriage”