Merry Christmas, from the flipside of single! As the Christmas season is upon us, I am also approaching a year since my exit from the life of a single divorcee. The last year has not been without it's challenges as my wife and I, along with our kids, have mixed and continued adjusting to each [...]
Thought I'd share a blog post here that seems to have gone viral among certain circles. Seth Adam Smith - SethAdamSmith.com Having been married only a year and a half, I’ve recently come to the conclusion that marriage isn’t for me. Now before you start making assumptions, keep reading. I met my wife in high [...]
by Erin Ann McBride from Meridian Magazine He walked right in like he was walking onto a yacht. He winked at me, but spoke to my friend. Their conversation carried on. She was animated and engaged in what he had to say. I could quickly see she was interested in him. He was tall, with [...]
by Jonathan Decker originally posted in Meridian Magazine I was raised by parents who were very much in love… and I think it messed me up. Sure, I learned wonderful relationship skills and observed plenty of romance, but that’s just it: I was so enamored with what my parents had that I was actively looking [...]
Sometimes you just have to listen, guys. No matter how obvious and easy the solution seems to you, just listening, empathizing, and understanding may be all she wants you to do.
"If following his advice doesn't work for you, you're not doing it right."
"... let's talk about all the bad things and the good things that may be..." I knew that would get your attention! But seriously, let's talk about it. It's not the dirty three letter word our grandparents and parents considered taboo. And, it's definitely not what society makes it out to be. Truth is, in [...]
"There are many qualities you will want to look for in a friend or a serious date—to say nothing of a spouse and eternal companion—such qualities as thoughtfulness, patience, a kind word, and true delight in the accomplishment of another. These cost us nothing, and they can mean everything to the one who receives them. [...]
"If your a guy in need of advice for becoming unsingle-ized..."
from LoveStuff.me #10 - Getting Really Serious Really Quickly This one is something a lot of you will agree with. You start off with someone, it’s only been a handful of days and you already find yourself dreaming about the house you’d live in, the kids you’d have, the things you’d do together after marriage. [...]