Marriage: Communication (Fundamentals Series)

While we all know what communication is, or at least have an idea of what we think it is, I believe it is important to start with the definition first.  According to dictionary.com communication is: “the imparting or interchange of thoughts, opinions, or information by speech,    writing, or signs.” Now let’s soak that in for a moment… the definition alone outlines that there are different communication methods,…

Marriage: Date Nights

Date nights are an essential part of keeping the spark alive in your marriage.  I think even more so when you have children, but I don’t have any so hey what do I know, haha… juuuuust kidding!  No but really, it’s important! Jon and I make it a point to have date night every Friday…

Marriage: Business Meetings

In general, each spouse champions different roles within their marriage, whether it be cooking, cleaning, finances, repair work, gardening, etc.  In our marriage for example, I manage the finances.  Let’s be honest finances are rarely fun.  Dealing with the financial aspect of our relationship, made me feel at times like the weight of the world…

Marriage: Navigating Through Work Trips

Being apart from your significant other, the person you see everyday and you fall asleep next to every night can be really tough. Simply, it is just not the same when they are not physically there with you. My Husband travels for work at least twice a year, often more and although it is usually…