It Was Not a Silent Night; my encounter with the beauty of love at Christmas during the Behold the Lamb of God concert. As my husband & I sat in the 6th row of The Behold the Lamb of God concert listening to Jill Phillips sing Labor of Love (my favorite song of the . . .
As I snuggled in to eat a bowl full of pasta & enjoy an extra cheesy Christmas movie I was unprepared for how this movie would change how I viewed myself. The movie, like any good cheesy Christmas movie, is about a woman, raising her niece & nephew after tragedy . . .
The Struggle of a Praying Wife As I watched my husband leave for school, early Sunday morning, my heart broke. I wanted to pour out my heart to God, but I simply had no words left. The truth is, over the last 3 years we have become complacent to the miracles & . . .
All photos taken by my sister Chas. As wedding season comes to a close, & many newlyweds are starting to settle into their first year of marital bliss, I thought I would take the time to write a little post on How to Survive Your First Year of Marriage. Because lets be honest . . .
A list of fun & romantic fall date ideas that will last you all season! 50 Fall Date Ideas: Photo by my sister Briana. I love fall so much. To me fall is the beautiful golden pathway to a sparkling white Christmas. And since I begin celebrating . . .
How Marriage Changed My Life Photo by Chas Petersen. Today is Roger & I's 3rd wedding anniversary. June 24, 2012 was the most magical day of my life, but it was just the beginning of our happily ever after. As I look back over our last three years of marriage I . . .
Back to the Roots of Life - Photo from Canva Before I get to the root of this article I just wanted to say that I try to be as open & honest about our lives with you as I can. Sometimes what I write is so deep & personal that Roger & I decide that it would be . . .
Marriage Wars Photo by Chas Petersen At the end of every fight, battle, and war one side is declared a winner, while their opposed is called the loser. Although it seems pretty straight forward, the loser has to pay reprimands to the gloating victor, but the truth is, nothing is ever . . .
Photo by my beautiful sister Briana. Feminism vs. The Rights of Women My blood boils when I see a woman – who in the name of feminism – destroys the rights of women. I am not going to claim that all feminists destroy the rights of women or that feminism is . . .
Photo by Brian Lowman I recently came to the realization that I had stopped praying for my husband. Yes we prayed together in the morning before I read the Bible to him while he ate breakfast, and yes we prayed at night together, and I even prayed for him when he had upcoming tests and . . .