marriage

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

Alix McCormick5 days ago
Marriage Is No Picnic
Marriage itself is hard, but when you are married to someone in the military, it just makes it twice as hard because of the deployments—or if you live separately due to conflict, money, or whatever re...
amanda mollett8 days ago
When He Is in Everything You Do
I think, see, and hear my husband in every single thing that I do. Every love song that I hear. Even the songs where the man is sorry because he messed up with the woman that he loves. Every time I ta...
Brynne Nelson10 days ago
10 Ways to Show Your Husband You Love Him
Recently, I skimmed an article called something like, “Five Things Your Husband Needs from You.” And it was fine, it listed good stuff like approval and affection and, of course, sex. And all that is ...
Elena DeCristino14 days ago
Loving My Husband
So, I have been approached by some that have asked me, why did you marry so young? The quick answer to that is simple. I married my best friend. Erik and I have been together for four years and marrie...
Shelbie Paskell18 days ago
The Truth About Marriage
Marriage is hard. It's confusing, scary, messy, and sometimes it's even sad. But that isn't all. It's also incredible, fulfilling, intoxicating, warm, sexy, fun, safe, beautiful, and so so much more. ...
Friday Vibes2 months ago
The Perfect Marriage
We live in a fairytale world where movies on Hallmark or Lifetime lead us to believe that marriage is perfect. It makes us think that the term happy wife happy life is all marriage is. However, I’m he...
Linda Paul2 months ago
The Choice to Be Monogamous
I once asked a male friend of mine what men wanted in a relationship. His answer was simple and to the point. He said food, sex, and leave my shit alone. It has been my experience over the past 63 yea...
Cheeky Minx2 months 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 Frank2 months 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 Haydock2 months 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 Clawson3 months 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 D3 months 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 Lane3 months 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 mollett3 months 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 Werbeck3 months 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 Ennas3 months 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 3 months 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...