I Didn’t Notice It

I Didn’t Notice It

Did you ever walk into a friend’s house and fail to notice a new picture on the wall or a new piece of furniture? How about when a friend shaves off his mustache but you don’t see the change? How many men have failed to notice a spouse’s haircut?It’s not unusual,...
How to Drive a Marriage on Empty

How to Drive a Marriage on Empty

I must have been moving a big piece of furniture or something that day, because I had borrowed a friend’s truck for extra hauling capacity. It was afternoon and I was driving down the highway in his vehicle, feeling comfortable in a macho sort of way. The manly truck...
Home Again

Home Again

Remember the tears you shed when you said goodbye to your high school graduate as they drove off to college? Well, get the tissue out again, because they’re probably coming back for the summer. Along with bags of laundry, stacks of tattered and worn books, and teary...
Highs and Lows

Highs and Lows

You already know this from your life experiences, but let me make it absolutely clear: Over the course of your life, you will go through plenty of highs and lows. Some of these experiences will be hugely significant while others will be relatively minor. Truthfully,...
I Spy

I Spy

Have you played the game “I Spy?” The great thing about this game is that you can play it anywhere and it can quickly entertain a restless toddler. The gist of the game is that somebody (the spy), spots something with a certain color in the immediate area. Then they...