I have heard it said that marriage ruins a really good relationship. It sounds like a funny thing to say but when closely scrutinized, one cannot help but think, maybe they have a point. Beautiful relationships progressively go south when faced with the daily reality of emptying trash and sharing bills. Add dirty diapers into … Continue reading Marital Bliss: Harmony in Marriage?
This is the second in the Marital Bliss Series. It is also a repost (Read the original posts and comments here). Marital Bliss posts consist of questions which bothered me as a soon-to-be-married woman and now, as a newlywed. Please feel free to post comments as I’m looking for wisdom, afterall: 14Where no counsel is, … Continue reading Marital Bliss #2 – The Confidant
Mid 2009, I put up a couple of posts about what I termed ‘marital bliss’. These were issues which confronted me as I got ready for marriage. Now that I have been married some months, I went back to the posts to read some of them and discovered that they are still very relevant, not … Continue reading Marital Bliss #1 – Compromise
I got a lot of honest, down-to-earth and useful responses from my last Marital Bliss post, responses that reminded me why keeping this blog is definitely worth the effort. With such Counselors, I’ve decided to bring another issue forward (preparing myself mentally and emotionally to enter that state). Who do you talk to about your … Continue reading Marital Bliss: Who Do You Talk To?
How far backwards do I have to bend over to make my relationship work? I’m asking this question because I am beginning to see that my views on marriage are very different from those of the people around me. I still do not think that there is anything wrong with the way I see a … Continue reading Marital Bliss: Compromise or Confrontation
I received a copy of the book, Sleep, It Does a Family Good by Dr. Archibald Hart in my mailbox yesterday. I dived into it almost immediately. For reasons a few of you might know, I am presently sleep deprived so this came at a really good time. I have already tried one of his … Continue reading Update: Reviews and Challenges