Marriage

Why We Attended a Marriage Conference

Last weekend we attended a marriage conference at our church. After almost ten years of marriage, I feel like I'm in the perfect spot to receive instruction on this topic - I am keenly aware of how much help I need! Here are a few of the things that stuck out to me the most this weekend - and the reason we decided to attend the conference!

Enjoying The Journey · Friday Favorites · Marriage

5 Pictures on Friday: Hendersonville Weekend {6.12.20}

This post contains affiliate links – I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links ❤ Paul and I spent more time at home together this spring than ever before. June is usually the month that we're able to reconnect after a very busy spring sports season (he's a college… Continue reading 5 Pictures on Friday: Hendersonville Weekend {6.12.20}

Marriage

The Question That’s Making A Difference In My Marriage

The longer I'm married, the harder I have to work at it. Familiarity, busyness, independence and selfishness all crowd in and turn me into a routine-driven checklist-making wife instead of a caring, thoughtful one! Marriage isn't like a good housekeeping routine that can be put on auto-pilot. It takes hard work and constant intention.  Several… Continue reading The Question That’s Making A Difference In My Marriage

Faith · Marriage

Thoughts On Marriage, Divorce and Hope

I like to write homemaking posts where I acknowledge how dirty and and cluttered our homes can be - and then inspire you by showing how I've cleaned and organized my home. I want to do the same with this post. Marriage is hard and definitely not as easy as organizing a closet, but there… Continue reading Thoughts On Marriage, Divorce and Hope

Faith · Marriage

Of Course: The Response of a Happy Heart

In my efforts to be a grateful, polite person, I always try to thank whoever is bagging my groceries at the store. Last week I turned to the young adult as he finished putting my bags in my cart and said, "Thanks!" He looked back at me and said cheerfully, "Of course! Do you need… Continue reading Of Course: The Response of a Happy Heart