Save for Honeymoon

Save Your Money For The Honeymoon

The Wedding: Most of us grew up in a time where the giant, fairy tale wedding was “the thing to do”. From an early age, most girls dream about the grande, fairy tale wedding they want to have once they meet Prince Charming. Boys are taught to go with the flow and do whatever makes…

servanthood

Guest Post: Quiet Assassins In Servanthood

With Christmas upon us in just a few short days, I’m trying to slow down a bit and let the busyness of the holiday rush slough off and instead let the real “reason for the season” sink in.  In conjunction with celebrating the birth of Jesus, it is also a season of giving.  It’s a…

daydreaming in meetings

What I Think About In Meetings

Meetings man! At some point in the week I’m getting “meeting’ed” to death. It could be parent-teacher meetings, business meetings, football team meetings, etc. None of these meetings can escape the daydreamer. Even if you aren’t a habitual “meeting dreamer”, there is a chance that you will drift into lala-land right before someone asks you…

Kid Birthdays

Dear Mary: 10 Months

Dear Mary, The trees are barren outside and the year of your birth is drawing to a close, and the holiday season, as usual, has me reminiscing.  This time last year, you were snug in my belly and we were anxiously preparing to add another little person to our family.  During my pregnancy, your daddy…

Dear Eva: 7 Years

Dear Eva, Happy 7th Birthday, my sweet girl.  Like every other milestone in my children’s lives, another birthday has snuck up on me, making me feel the impact of how fast the days go by.  You were just a month or so shy of your third birthday when your dad and I became friends, so…

Women: The Weaker Vessel?

When my wife posted “10 Marriage Tips Every WIFE Should Hear“, we began to receive comments from women who were offended by some of the tips. For the most part, they felt that some of the concepts were from the 50’s and really don’t apply anymore. Out of necessity, we have become a “self-help for…