This Just In: Life Is More Than a Countdown

This Just In: Life Is More Than a Countdown

There are a lot of things I’m currently counting down to. I count down the weeks until my husband comes home. I count down the weeks left of this pregnancy. I even (gulp) count down the hours until my baby’s bed time. By these habits alone, you’d...
The Intentional Catholic Family

The Intentional Catholic Family

A few days ago, I read this article about how couples who are intentional or decisive about their actions and decisions as a couple are more likely to have successful marriages than couples who simply go with the flow, or let life dictate their decisions. While...
5 Aspects of Deployments That Aren’t Horrible

5 Aspects of Deployments That Aren’t Horrible

Originally this post was to be entitled, 5 Things I Love About Deployments, but that title would basically be a lie. I loathe deployments. I understand that they are just a fact of life for my husband’s career and I try to cope with them in the most mature,...
Literally Loving The One You’re With

Literally Loving The One You’re With

I know plenty of people complain about the prevalence of cell phones. We all know how annoying it is when you’re having a meal with someone and their neck is bent the entire time, “talking” to someone else via their cell phone. It’s rude,...