3 Reasons Why Struggling in Marriage Is a Good Thing
Recently, I told our marriage counselor about my dilemma of writing about marriage, yet not having a perfect marriage. He gave me such a great answer.
To the Friend Who Rolled Her Eyes at Me When I Asked My Husband’s Permission
"My friend rolled her eyes and laughed under her breath as she replied, 'Really? You need your husband’s permission?" Ashley writes. "Gah. My husband and I never ask for permission. I just do my thing. And, he does his thing.” Ashley couldn't believe what she was hearing. "Why would this even be an issue?" she thought.
9 Reasons I’m Still Married After 20 Years
While sitting on a white sand beach under an umbrella overlooking the ocean (don’t hate) we talked about these nine reasons why we’re still married, and legitimately enjoying our marriage more than ever, after 20 years.
My Husband Isn’t Attracted to Me — 3 Reasons Why He Stopped Pursuing You
I used to feel like my husband isn't attracted to me anymore. And now I learned there might be several different reasons why he stopped pursuing me. Here are 3 reasons to consider.
A Prayer for My Stressed-Out, Hardworking Husband
I ask you to surround my husband with your peace during this trying time in his life. Everything is demanding his time and attention and he feels torn in so many directions.
20 Reasons Christian Marriages Fail
Marriages fail for many reasons and often from a combination of reasons. Any of the issues listed below should give cause for concern and care. Unaddressed personal and spiritual issues will affect both partners, even if one is unaware or innocent. While there is little difference between Christian and non-Christian marital woes, a Christ-follower has the power to recognize issues in the light of God’s Word and experience the transforming power of His Spirit. Marital bliss is fictional, but…
The Day My Husband Told Me “This Isn’t the Body I Fell in Love With”
"The body he fell in love with was toned, it had muscles, there were no stretch marks on my postpartum belly, none on my boobs, no gut from muscle separation."
6 Sneaky Weapons Satan Is Using to Destroy Your Marriage
Communication is key to a healthy marriage, and lack of communication is a perilous foe. And that's just one of the 6 weapons Satan uses.
Why I Make Sure My House Is Spotless Before My Husband Gets Home
Well, first off, spotless was kind of a stretch when it came to housework with little kids around. But I clean my house not because he expected it or because I had to. It was simply a language of love.
When Your Husband Doesn’t Understand Your Anxiety
You have a hard time getting going in the morning, yet you can’t fall asleep at night because your mind just. won’t. stop. You do your best to appear OK, and feel neglected when everyone then assumes you’re OK. Because anxiety is, often, a silent struggle. It’s often used flippantly, as though it’s just a synonym for being worried. But it’s real. And it sucks. It sucks so much, and speaking of, it sucks the life right out of you.
"Ladies, That Isn’t a Man": Wife Calls Out Neglectful Men After Husband Works 13-Hour Day, Then Come
I see so many women cry and complain that their partner doesn't help with the kids, bills, housework, give them any attention, etc and my heart breaks when I hear "oh that's men, or I just deal with it and suffer." Ladies that isn't a man.
Should I Be Upset That My Christian Husband Watches Porn?
When you first find out your husband watches porn, it’s easy to overreact. To think he’s disgusting, to worry if he even finds you attractive anymore, to worry if your marriage is in trouble, to wonder “why does my husband watch porn” or to wonder what else he might be hiding…
10 Ways You’re Unknowingly Disrespecting Your Husband
Respect, in all forms, speaks volumes to your husband and often results in him feeling worthy of his wife’s affections. As you can imagine, talking about this with my husband stirred up some really important conversations between the two of us and I’m really glad that it did!
How an Affair Really Begins
Affairs do not begin when you experience sexual intimacy with someone who is not your spouse. An affair begins much farther back...