Is your marriage independent or co-dependent? Today you can let me know what you think about independence in marriage! Head over to Start Marriage Right and read my article on the topic and leave a comment on what God and experience have taught you through your marriage! … [Read more...] about Is Your Marriage Independent or Co-Dependent?
You Need to Move the Truck Before my husband headed back to California he emphasized that I needed to move the twenty-six-foot moving truck. The thought alone overwhelmed me and pushed it to the back of my mind. Moving the truck meant more than driving it, it meant asking permission to park it on a property that wasn’t yet ours. Entry Points Often when people don’t know … [Read more...] about You Need to Move the Truck: Writing in the Wait
That Monday night, aside from our mattresses and two suitcases, the inside of our home echoed with a strange emptiness. We assumed home was not far away and enjoyed dinner out. Tuesday dawned and my husband scurried off to see his mom and taker care of our business before the movers returned to finish loading our earthly possessions. We were wrong. When the movers loaded the … [Read more...] about Waiting for Answers: Tuesday
Turns out packing individual items into a box takes infinitely longer than loading those boxes into a truck. Still at the hospital with waiting for his mom to come out of a routine out-patient gall bladder surgery, a small moving crew and a good friend filled my husband’s absence. When the crew reported they needed more to load because they’d loaded everything already … [Read more...] about Waiting: When the Truck is Filled (and there’s more to load) Monday
Our plans were made and gosh darn it- I didn’t want to make any further changes. Already our in wet cement move date changed three times and my determination to get there grew a stiff backbone. That Monday morning the keys to the largest U-Haul truck available for rent became our storage vehicle. Mental down-time rarely sprang-up but as we drove to visit with my … [Read more...] about Waiting With Hired Help