Six Conversations Every Couple Must Have

Is “Happily ever after…” even a thing? That’s the question that’s given me insomnia over the last three years. Sometimes I lose sleep for a … Read the rest

What Every Newlywed Needs to #staymarried

Wedding season is officially upon us! Lovebirds everywhere will be tying the knot this summer. I love seeing all of the wedding photos… it’s a super exciting … Read the rest

Our Candy Anniversary

Tony and I are celebrating six years of wedded bliss on June 8th. When I say “wedded bliss,” what I really mean is six years … Read the rest

For Better or Worse

I’ve mentioned before how much I love weddings. In February, we got to not only attend the wedding of a couple we love, but Tony … Read the rest

Show Some Respect

Unconditional love is a concept so perpetuated that it is taken for granted. Unconditional respect is much harder to grasp. Respect is often regarded as … Read the rest

Same Team

Before we were dating, Tony and I used to meet with some friends at a neighborhood bar called Piper’s Creek. It was the dimly lit … Read the rest

25 Things To Do Before The Wedding

I love a good mail day. Tony knows how giddy I get over handwritten letters and cards, so when he brought in the mail the … Read the rest

We Do It In Groups

We do it in groups. We’ve always done it that way. In fact, when Tony decided to ask me to marry him, he caught me … Read the rest

Finding a Marriage Mentor

Nobody becomes an expert on their own. Everyone from professional football players to professional chefs will tell you of several examples of people who inspired … Read the rest

Speaking my Language

My mother, sister, and I moved in with my grandparents when I was three years old, after my parents’ separation. My grandparents are from Mexico, … Read the rest

The Unexpected

Before Tony and I were married, we led a small group for married and engaged couples. We used a great DVD series from Andy Stanley … Read the rest