Young Love. Joe and I love looking back at old journals and love letters we wrote to each other. Some of that stuff we laugh at but some of it brings back the ooooohhhhh how sweet! The love and affection and romance that flowed from our pens was something else! For most couples there was a ... VIEW POST
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I married a man who had experienced trauma. I knew that when I married him....but exactly what that meant wasn’t clear to me in the beginning. Having almost zero experience with trauma and abuse personally, it was a big jump in my worldview to understand this man whose definition of his ... VIEW POST
Did you ever have to sock money into an old vehicle? We’ve been there many times. Recently we had to put a good sum of money into an older vehicle and to be honest, it was not fun! Our 15-year-old minivan needed some major repairs and we were undecided whether not to put that kind of money into ... VIEW POST
Does the Christmas season bring up the best memories for you? I got all the good memories when it comes to Christmas: the excitement of going into the attic for our artificial tree (seriously, a great memory!!) being a part of countless Christmas musicals, and of course Christmas morning with my ... VIEW POST
Do you ever feel unappreciated? All that stuff you do, day in and day out, and no one knows the level of effort and work you’re putting in. Does anyone even notice? Oh yeah, if it doesn’t get done then someone might notice!! I know that's how I feel some days. I can feel that way in my ... VIEW POST
This week my parents, Tim and Lynette, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary! Happy Anniversary Mom and Dad! My parents' faithfulness to God and to each other has been a tremendous example to Joe and me as well as to countless others. We are so excited to celebrate this milestone with ... VIEW POST