I remember exactly where I was sitting – in my parents’ van in the parking lot of their church – the moment when my future-husband (not-yet-boyfriend) told me these words, “Aprille, you and I could never be together. We are like oil and water. We would never mix.” And yet, here we are – 10 … [Read more…]
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away… our family had three male birthdays in the course of sixteen days and we decided to celebrate the occasions with a big FAMILY-SIZED Star Wars Party! We kept the party family-only because of the special needs we have in our family. We didn’t want either … [Read more…]
So yeah, I did a pretty awesome thing. But first, I have to tell you the whole story: Once upon a time, Russ had a favorite shirt. It looked like this: We didn’t spend much time together because we dated long-distance, but the few times we were together, he often wore this shirt. These pictures were … [Read more…]
There is so much fluidity here…in the everyday us.
He’s where I belong. I’m where he belongs. And that’s never gonna change.
How to not have an affair at work (some advice for women in the workplace from a married man’s perspective)
That wife that I prayed for him to find has her hands full with living the answer to my prayers.
As soon as Bianca uttered the words “the little oil that we have,” I was overcome with a visual picture of what God was asking me to do – how He was going to work in me and through me in regard to my marriage.
Love is a choice; but some days, I’m just too weary to make it.
True love is him asking, “Why do you love me?” and me answering, “Because it’s worth it.”
For those times when you are out-of-sync spiritually with your spouse.
My husband’s thoughts about reconnecting with his son after a year-long deployment to Afghanistan.