Quality Time in Marriage

Quality Time in Marriage

One of the most important gifts I can give another human person is my time. In spending my quality time in the presence of another person, I give myself. In the context of marriage, this couldn’t be more true. How often do we see two people together at a cafe...
Birth Story #4

Birth Story #4

I was always one of those people who wondered how in the world a woman could be so caught off guard by the birth of her child that she could accidentally deliver in a car, bathroom, or elevator. I mean, how could a woman be so out of tune with her body that...
Weighted Rice Blanket

Weighted Rice Blanket

I can’t tell you how many times I have heard someone say they were going to create a patting machine for their baby’s back throughout the night. Or how many times I have heard my husband say he was going to cut off his hand and leave it on our kid’s...
Why America Craves Jack Pearson

Why America Craves Jack Pearson

Despite not having a good paternal role model himself, NBC’s Jack Pearson overcomes the obstacles of his past to win every heart in his role as husband and father extraordinaire on the new drama series This Is Us. Jack is loving and kind, quiet and hardworking....
In Five Years of Marriage

In Five Years of Marriage

    To a young single person, even from the best of families, marriage can seem like an abstract concept. Commitment has barely meant more than a few years of work or school at this point, and comparatively, a lifetime commitment is certainly daunting....