One Thing That Can Save Your Marriage

Seventeen. That’s how many years I have been married to David. Four. That’s how many children we have had in those seventeen years together. Three. That’s how many deployments we endured together. To say that our marriage has been through ups and downs doesn’t quite hit all those turning point moments. Some of them haveContinue reading “One Thing That Can Save Your Marriage”

Finding A Certain Fulfillment

Can I be transparent for a moment?  I never thought I would want to be a stay at home mom. I’m just good at going to work. I’m not good at being a homemaker. Perhaps it was my upbringing or my God designed make-up. As John and I looked at what parenting would “be” like, IContinue reading “Finding A Certain Fulfillment”

A Cord of Three Strands

Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken. Ecclesiastes 4:12 My husband Rex and I celebrated 25 years of marriage on May 30 th . The traditional gift for this anniversary is silver, but we’ve never given each other gifts on our anniversary, or even onContinue reading “A Cord of Three Strands”

Even the Wind

John and I just returned from our first vacation as a couple in nine years. It was an incredible blessing! It was nice to unplug, disconnect, kick our feet up, have a meal uninterrupted, have conversations that were more than the daily agenda. I felt like I was able to reconnect with him. It was reallyContinue reading “Even the Wind”

It Changed Everything

For the last few years I have been trying to better our family health using natural resources. I was tired of all the drugs that were being shoved at my husband with side effects that could be disastrous. He was actually suffering from some of the neurological side effects of the medicines. I thought, “ThereContinue reading “It Changed Everything”