Technology and Marriage: Choosing Real Connection

Technology and Marriage: Choosing Real Connection

My husband had a black Star Tac flip phone when we met. It was the summer of 2004, and flip phones were starting to gain momentum. Our love was blooming under the Hawaiian sun, but in those days, we only had a few disposable cameras to capture the memories before I...
Teaching Self-Sufficiency

Teaching Self-Sufficiency

My husband and I are both the firstborn of four children in our families, which basically means that we value the art of getting things done. This quality can be both a great strength and a great source of contention when either of us gets too focused to see the...
What A Difference A Dad Makes

What A Difference A Dad Makes

Growing up, I played a lot of softball. We were at the community field most nights of the week for practice or games. My dad was a firm believer in keeping his kids active in sports to learn teamwork, self-discipline, and to generally “stay out of...