Day 17: His Wife First


I think this is a battle for all moms – you’re in hospital (or wherever you’ve had your babe) and once you’ve delivered, they hand you this tiny little precious bundle of joy and your heart melts.  And everything else just pales in comparison.  This tiny little person is dependent on you for survival.  You… Continue reading Day 17: His Wife First

Day 16: When God Intervenes In Your Marriage…


I was so excited to write about this, I couldn’t wait for tomorrow…:-) You see, I believe that God has intervened, not just in my marriage but in me.  So, let me tell you my story – much of it you can read here and on my other blog, http://babymamasblog.wordpress.com/, but in a nutshell, I was… Continue reading Day 16: When God Intervenes In Your Marriage…

Day 15: Busyness, Ministry, and The Myth of Quality Time


The “Myth of Quality Time” – wow, did I like this when I read this.  Because somehow there is this perception out there that you have to have those deep, heart-to-heart talks every day, you have to do date night at least once a week, and you have to do all these things before your… Continue reading Day 15: Busyness, Ministry, and The Myth of Quality Time

Day 14: 3 Ways to Reignite Sexual Passion in a Financially Stressed-Out Marriage


Over the holidays, I was reading Sheila Wray Gregoire‘s book, A Good Girl’s Guide to Sex, and in it she describes the night her son died.  In the early hours of the morning, after returning home from the hospital, her and hubby were comforting each other in bed through their grief, and the comforting led… Continue reading Day 14: 3 Ways to Reignite Sexual Passion in a Financially Stressed-Out Marriage

Quietly Wait


Originally posted on Faithrises:
“This I recall to my mind, therefore have I hope It is of  the LORD’S mercies that we are not consumed, Because His compassions fail not. They are new every morning: Great is Thy faithfulness. The LORD is my portion, saith my soul; therefore will I hope in Him. The LORD is good unto them that wait for Him, To…

Day 13: Pornography ~ The Unwelcome Guest in Your Home


This is what I keep telling my husband, that no matter what situation we face in life, it is me and him together – not me versus him.  We are on the same side.  Hubby and I are really battling financially, but we can’t take this out on each other.  We are a team and… Continue reading Day 13: Pornography ~ The Unwelcome Guest in Your Home

Day 12: 5 Ways to Keeping Your Marriage Strong While Your Husband Travels


Firstly, I am back from leave and back into the grindstone at work.  Happy new year to you all – let’s hope all wonderful and beautiful blessings for 2014! With us desperately trying to get out of our financial stronghold we find ourselves in, hubby is travelling to Johannesburg and Cape Town more and more.… Continue reading Day 12: 5 Ways to Keeping Your Marriage Strong While Your Husband Travels