Marriage Category

The Argument-Free Marriage: A Book Review

  ‘The Argument-Free Marriage: 28 Days to Creating the Marriage You’ve Always Wanted with the Spouse You Already Have.’ This title recently caught my attention. But wait…..is an argument-free marriage even possible? Fawn Weaver, the best-selling author, award-winning marriage blogger and founder of the ‘Happy Wives Club’ certainly thinks so. In ‘An Argument-Free Marriage’, she […]

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Set Me as a Seal Upon Your Heart: Poems for Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day! It’s a great honour to welcome Marcie Watson who has written these poems for Valentine’s Day. WHERE YOU ARE If each moment I saw a cloudless sky, Would it paint me a picture Of you and I? The times we’re together, Moments we are apart You replace all my worries, And silence […]

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Daring to Dance with My Dearest: The Love Dare Challenge

Dancing freely in front of others is not something that I am all that comfortable with. In fact, I’ve often joked that God would really have to set me free to enable me to dance! But I’ve often thought of marriage as a dance. The country music song that says “Life’s a dance, you learn as […]

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Are We Living on a Lonely Planet?: How to Stop for the One

I wonder whether the things that are difficult to talk about, are the very topics that need to be given airspace. Like loneliness for example. I was going to call this post ‘The Lonely Planet Guide to Overcoming Loneliness.’ Because most of us if we are honest, have experienced a little loneliness at some point […]

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Maximising your Marriage and Moving Beyond Mediocrity

It is ten years to the day when my husband asked me to be ‘more than friends’ when we were walking along a remote windswept beach. And today we have been married for eight and a half years. Our friends will tell you that he and I are very different people. Isn’t it funny how […]

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Once upon a time……

Something that I am really thankful for is that my parents have had a good marriage. Last year they celebrated their ruby wedding anniversary, forty years. They have had their fair share of challenges and trials, especially with ill health, however despite this their commitment remains steadfast. Perhaps one of the best gifts one can give […]

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