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Good Job, Honey

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about encouragement in marriage. Are you and your spouse the type of couple that totally support and encourage each other? Is one of you the pilot and the other is the wingman? Do you share the title of pilot? Do you share the title of wingman? When things are […]

Staying Intimate When You’re Miles Apart

Staying intimate when you and your sweetie are miles part can really be tough on your relationship. There could be several different reasons for the distance, but most commonly could be: jobs, military deployment, or even prison sentences. This is a hard post for me because, thankfully, I have not been away from Joel for […]

4 Ways to Reconnect with Your Spouse

These days, we get so busy with kids, activities outside the home, technology, and anything else that may come up. I am guilty of getting too busy and forgetting to make time for Joel. I came up with 4 simple says to reconnect with your spouse. 4. Unplug for a specific amount of time As […]

So, You Think You Want to Get Married?

This post contains affiliate links, to see my full disclosure policy, click here. After talking about lies we were told about marriage, I feel like I need to give some hope to those out there who deeply desire to marry some day. I came up with a list of seven things to ask before becoming engaged. […]

8 Lies People Tell You About Marriage

We have celebrated nine years of marriage so far. I would be lying if I told you that it was all rainbows and bonfires. Our friends would joke and say that we have the “perfect” marriage. It’s not. Really, it’s not. Sure, we put on smiles if we are fighting or disagreeing over something, but […]