marriage

Marriage is not so much a word as it is a sentence–a life sentence.

Cheeky Minx3 days ago
PMDD & The Love/Hate Switch
This morning, my husband made the mistake of asking, "How are you feeling?" Funny how he continues to ask that question, like a damn robot, no matter how many times I tell him I hate that question! He...
Michelle Frank3 days ago
Marriage
We met when we were 15-years-old at a hunter's safety course. During a break on the second day (it was a three day course), I noticed him and his friends staring at me. I already knew one of the guys ...
Marriage Is Hard...
If I am married… Why am I doing everything alone? I wondered this so often throughout my brief, but isolating marriage. When I moved to Canada, I really knew what I was giving up. I’d made a major mov...
Debra Haydock10 days ago
For Love Nor Money
You are not supposed to admit that money is important in a relationship. Chemistry, attraction, and connection are words thrown around when it comes to finding a match. You see movies about love at fi...
Alana Clawson17 days ago
Is the Wedding Worth It?
I’m Alana. I’ve been married 5 years in February. Is the wedding worth it? A question I’ve asked myself many times. Story time: In December 2013 my now husband asked me to marry him. I knew this was c...
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Brittany D17 days ago
Are You Ready for Marriage?
Marriage: Bells, white gowns, bridesmaids... money. All these things go into the good and bad of weddings. Every girl dreams of a princess wedding as a child. Some lose that dream when they become adu...
Kaitlyn Lane19 days ago
What I Learned During the First Year of Marriage
Young girls grow up watching Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast, and other fairy tales. They dream of the fairy tale where they meet their true love and live a magical life. What they don't learn is the...
amanda mollett20 days ago
In Case You Didn't Know
Do we ever tell our spouses how much we need them? How much we depend on them? How much we love them? How much we want them? Or do we just assume they know that? Do we hide our feelings or do we say h...
Michelle Werbeck22 days ago
3 Senses
The first time I met her we were both in a coffee shop. She smelled of honeydew and summer time. Her laugh was like a sunrise. It started out deep and dark and then slowly grew into a bright shining b...
Ellie Ennas23 days ago
In Tandem
Along the rocky trail, snuggled between overarching branches that look as though they wish to kiss, our story begins. How we got here—miles away from anything—is unclear. What we know is that we wante...
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Natalie a month ago
'Til Death
I am what you would call "old school" when it comes to marriage. I am one who believes that when you commit to someone, you commit for life. That's the way it used to be. Nowadays, people are quick to...
Heidi Whitea month ago
Can Arguing Really Be This Cute?
I laugh just thinking of some of the things we argue over. I mean honestly. We have been told that our arguments are cute, funny, and some people wish they could argue like we do. But what is it that ...
Penpal Romance
In 1994, I joined a group called Down Home Singles, I was living in Nashville, TN. at the time and tired of the dating scene. About a week after joining I received my first letter from a gentlemen in ...
Amarie Ca month ago
Marriage
Why get married? No, seriously why? What’s in it for me? A lifetime companion, a best friend, a live in lover? Is that it? No, I ask you what do I get out of a it? In a time where money is everything,...
Caroline Brazeaua month ago
15 Years Later
This year, my spouse and I celebrated our 11th wedding anniversary, our 15th meeting anniversary. A lot of things are happening during this time. How do we know if our relationship was going to last t...
Kimberly LUa month ago
How to Keep a Strong Marriage
In the years of self help books, magazines and shows we still find ourselves more in need of help. One tip is ditch those books on how to save your marriage. They will not help you. They will only pul...
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J.M. Sa month ago
Failing at Loving
I’ve spent the last week trying to wrap my head around what I’m feeling. The truth is, when I don’t notice, when I’m not making a conscious effort to examine myself, I just feel...numb. And this may s...
Charity Boyda month ago
Words for My Husband
I'm going to be sharing something really personal with you guys. And if you know me, you know that's not something that I do with just anybody. But I read this prayer I wrote a few years ago and I fel...