Have a Not-So-Bad Day

Have a Not-So-Bad Day

What started out horribly only got worse. First, there was my time at the office, where it seemed like somebody must’ve packed as many negative experiences as possible into a single workday. There were personnel issues from beginning to end, plus problems to solve,...
Hanging on by a Thread

Hanging on by a Thread

Have you ever felt like you were hanging on by a thread? I bet you’ve heard that phrase before, and my guess is that you’ve experienced this feeling in some area in your life. Maybe you’ve had a moment when you felt like your marriage or career was hanging on by a...
Getting Readjusted

Getting Readjusted

Let me explain what I mean by the title here: Many of us have been through more of a transition in the past month than we might realize. Sure, it’s just a transition back to our regular schedule, but mid to late December (and probably the first week of January) has a...
Fixing Isn’t Helping

Fixing Isn’t Helping

Here’s an idea that I would imagine almost all married people would agree with: it’s not your job to fix your spouse. Notice I said that this is something that people would agree with rather than saying that it’s something that is easy or most people actually...
Gentleness, Honesty, and Love

Gentleness, Honesty, and Love

In this article, I want to highlight three positive characteristics and encourage you to make them each a priority in your life. As you can see from the title, this list is not brand new information—it’s a reminder to focus on the basics when it comes to building and...