Unlike me, Robert doesn’t always have a lot to say. Sometimes our conversations are more one-sided with me talking and him listening. That’s usually the way it is when the topic of “feelings” arises. Occasionally I just like to say to him, “Let’s talk about our feelings”. And he usually responds with, “I don’t even […]
It may sound a bit sad to hear my marriage defined as a “long-distance” relationship, but over the course of the past few years, it’s been that way more often than not. As a military family, we’ve been through our share of deployments, and my husband’s job for many years’ running has seen him spend […]
I remember one night, when I was a girl, sleeping over at my grandparents’ house. I slept on the couch in the living room, which was right next to Grandma and Grandpa’s room – a bedroom without an actual door, but a curtain hung in the doorway instead. At some point in the night, I […]
My personal goals usually play second fiddle to my primary vocation – supporting the health and welfare of my family. Yet if I am totally neglecting those personal goals, ultimately that vocation suffers too.
The secret to staying happily married is to kiss for at least thirty seconds every day. . . -says a happily married woman
It takes exactly ten days to forget the pain of childbirth. At least for me.