Posts tagged marriage
Arguments and Reconciling

Two of the most intertwined aspects of a married couple’s life together are their spirituality and their marriage. Two aspects that affect a marriage crucially are arguments and the sacraments. Arguing and the Sacraments are what have been on my heart to write about. Specifically, the sacrament of Reconciliation is what has been gnawing away at me lately, and I’d like to share a recent experience of this sacrament.

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Engagement: The Journey

It’s that time of year again.  Birds are singing, flowers are growing, sun is shining (and kicking butt, if you’re in the south) and there are a new group of engaged couples. All those who got engaged last spring have gotten married or they are almost there.  But soon the excitement of the new engagement will wear off and then the temptations will start…

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Waiting for "Happily Ever After"

Waiting is the worst. For me “patience” is one of those cringey words, trumped by few others, save vulnerability, change, and humility.  But patience is definitely up there. I’m learning everyday to grow in patience while working as a nanny for two young children, but I have a current struggle with patience in waiting to get married.  In my case, Dylan and I have been dating for a little over 2 years (this time around). Some friends would say 6 years… Basically, it’s been a long time coming and I’m just ready for happily ever after!

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