Quotes, Relationships

Quote: Valentine’s Day

RT @jasonsalamun: If you wait until Valentine's Day to be romantic, you're doing it wrong. February 14, 4pm at Walmart


Valentines Day – National Marriage Week

Tried-and-True Valentine’s Day Ideas Posted on February 9, 2011 by lorilowe| Leave a comment “Keeping the Sparks Alive” Series With Valentine’s Day less than a week away, many of you may be over-thinking what would please your sweetheart. I could give you links to gift ideas for husbands and gift ideas for wives, but I… Continue reading Valentines Day – National Marriage Week

Craftiness, Day in the Life, Do Something Good

Homecoming Flowers

Photo by Veronica Lukasinski Mazvita Lewton Flowers from Mazvita's Angels are on sale now! Gear up for game day and show off that black and gold pride at Mizzou's 100th homecoming with a flower perfect to clip on a t-shirt or in your hair, on a sweater, jacket, purse, or on a headband... the possibilities… Continue reading Homecoming Flowers

About Me, Day in the Life, Life on the Internets, Relationships

Five Years Ago

February 21, 2006 Got a present from my boyfriend… Read more February 24, 2006 He asked me... Read more February 25, 2006 So… I guess you all want to hear the story.  If I’ve already told on the phone, or in person, I probably told it badly.  So here’s the official press release... Read more… Continue reading Five Years Ago

House/Home, Relationships

FlyLady: Date Night – Don’t Take Love for Granted

Dear Friends, Friday as always is Date Night. Some of you are skipping this part of our Basic Weekly Plan because you don't know how to date anymore. I know it may have been a while since you even thought about doing something special for your husband. If we don't take the time now, when… Continue reading FlyLady: Date Night – Don’t Take Love for Granted

Health, House/Home, Relationships

Seven Things We Give Up for Clutter

A great message from FlyLady about the things we give up when we let clutter and chaos rule our lives. Dear Friends, Clutter has a way of taking over our lives. Clutter becomes that unwanted house guest that you can't get rid of. It robs us of peace while we are home and it also… Continue reading Seven Things We Give Up for Clutter

Books, Relationships

Free Books! – Relationship Books

For Columbia-based folks only. I’m clearing out my book shelves to make room for new books. Trying to sell the books seemed like a daunting task, so I’m going to try to give them away instead. As a last resort, I’ll take them to Goodwill. I’m hoping I can pass the books on to someone… Continue reading Free Books! – Relationship Books

Day in the Life, Relationships, Spirituality

I Still Promise…

I Stephanie, Before the Lord and these witnesses, Take you, Aaron, To be my lawfully wedded husband. I promise to be your loving, faithful wife. I promise to respect you, And to be subject to your leadership. I promise to do my best to serve you, In making you effective for the Kingdom of God.… Continue reading I Still Promise…


5 Things Never to Say to Your Spouse

By Anne Russ My six-year-old recently got in trouble for mouthing off to her teacher. Great. The teacher's concern wasn't so much about the behavior itself (although she certainly wasn't thrilled about it), but that the conduct was so out of character for my daughter, who generally has a sweet disposition. When I talked to… Continue reading 5 Things Never to Say to Your Spouse

Relationships, Spirituality

The Top Five Myths of Christian Dating

by Stephen W. Simpson, PhD, excerpted from What Women Wish You Knew About Dating: A Single Guy's Guide to Romantic Relationships There are some myths out there that people assume to be gospel about dating. Christian culture is like any other in that we develop truisms that we accept without verifying. There are things floating… Continue reading The Top Five Myths of Christian Dating

Relationships, Spirituality

How Can I Know Who To Marry?

http://www.growthtrac.com Consider Character...  • Willingness to serve, humility  • Sexual purity  • Devotion to Christ  • Right priorities  • Right beliefs  • Commitment to church  • Loving attitude  • Self-control  • Honesty  • Beauty below the skin  • Responsibility  • Good relationship with parents ©1992 RBC Ministries


The benefits of serving together

by Jim & Sheri Mueller, Growthtrac http://www.growthtrac.com  • Witness each other's passions and gifts  • You will experience God working in your lives  • Your faith and trust for God will grow  • Discover what it means to serve God as a team  • Experience answered prayer  • Opportunities to share your love for God… Continue reading The benefits of serving together