marriage

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

Natalie 9 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...
Heidi White9 months 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 C9 months 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 Brazeau9 months 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 LU9 months 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. S9 months 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 Boyd9 months 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...
Ashly Arbes9 months ago
The Simple Things
When you run out of words, what do you have left? Your actions. Telling my husband I love him can be as simple as grabbing him his favorite pecan cinnamon rolls from the bread store. The look he gets ...
Victoria Farley10 months ago
17 and Engaged
I am sure that there are plenty of stories similar to mine about falling in love at a young age, wanting to get married and thinking that you have your act together because everything feels right with...
Melody Rodriguez10 months ago
The Secret to a Happy Marriage
What is the secret to a happy marriage? Are you married, engaged, divorced, or single? Whatever your situation may be, you know how trying a relationship is. The truth is, every relationship is differ...
Kaitlin Lee10 months ago
Being One with Your Other
As a wife to an amazing husband and mommy to the cutest little nine-month-old girl... I know life is hard. I have heard so many different circumstances and experiences that have made me reflect on my ...
Chelise King10 months ago
Married at 18
At the age of 17, I was verbally and sexually abused. A man I knew who was significantly older than I was took advantage of me. It was sick. Worst of all, he was married. He had a wife. A beautiful wi...
Mac Childs10 months ago
10 Laws of Marriage
My son got married this weekend. It was the culmination of months and months of stress, some family bickering, and a lot of planning hours that, in the end, didn’t really pan out the way anyone though...
Should You Leave Your Relationship?
Many relationships end without much effort to mend them, couples get frustrated and stop trying. Like most things in life, greatness doesn't come without hard work.
5 Ways I Lovingly Tolerate My Husband
Sometimes I can get pretty annoyed with his antics... I can get so frustrated at the smallest things that I want to scalp him, because no matter how many times I say “The laundry basket is literally r...
Faith Portera year ago
15 Healthy Marriage Tips
Never go to sleep mad at your spouse. If you do, always sleep in the same bed. You want your spouse to know that even though you're mad at them, you still want to be the person they sleep with every n...
She Writesa year ago
What's in a Ring?
If you are a follower of my writings, then you know I write a lot about relationships. Six years ago, I met this man, and in the beginning of our relationship I wrote a piece titled, "Keeping Mr. Righ...