It's time for another edition of Ask Google Jessica, where I take the questions that people actually asked Google (and ended up landing on my blog) and attempt to answer them myself, since whatever post they landed on probably didn't answer their...―
Sometimes, when you're struggling to make sense of things, someone comes along and hands you a concept that helps you make more sense of your life. ∙ That happened yesterday when Anne Bogel of Modern Mrs. Darcy posted about the emergence of...―
Since my two biggest post tags are "marriage" and "husband," I feel like I've been neglecting to give you any posts on these subjects lately. ∙ I like to look at my relationship with Mike somewhat objectively from time to time and see if...―
John Shore put up a post on Monday called "How bad is living together before marriage?" in which he responded to someone whose parents were freaking out about his wanting to live with his girlfriend. As usual, I think John is spot-on, in that he ...―
Does God have to hit you over the head sometimes with your flaws? ∙ Yeah, me too. ∙ I'm currently reading a book called Sacred Marriage by Gary Thomas, who essentially argues that the purpose of marriage is not to make us happier, ...―
As a follow-up to Wednesday's post on faith and feminism, here's an interesting conversation that happened recently on Twitter between two feminist bloggers I respect: ∙ Danielle at From Two to One and I responded that we'd read his books,...―
This past week was spent with my extended family, most of the week with one branch and then with everyone for a cousin's wedding. My parents and sister flew in from Chicago for the wedding. It was incredibly fun to spend time with everyone -- my...―
Have you taken the reader survey yet? ∙ I honestly never thought I'd find myself in a position where my primary "role" was as Mike's partner. For one thing, with our plans for Mike to be a stay-at-home parent and me to be the primary...―
Today's post is part of Modern Mrs. Darcy's Perspective on Life and Love Carnival. She got married at 21, and her friend is about to get married at 34, and she started thinking about how different her friend's experience will be from hers. ...―
And we're back, with another great contribution to the What Marriage Means to Me series! When I saw Elizabeth (aka Sister Salad Lizz)'s latest YouTube video in which she detailed how she and her husband started from scratch planning their wedding ...―
Hi friends -- ∙ Hanging out on the beach this week, woohoo! And trying not to panic about the impending move. I'm not sure whether it's helpful to take a vacation in the midst of massive stress to help you relax, or not helpful because you...―
I know I say this every time, but I am super-excited to share this week's contribution to the What Marriage Means to Me series. I have the privilege of knowing Revolution "IRL," and he is truly an awesome person whom I wish everyone had the chance ...―
Oral problems are common among some people, especially among children. Dislocation of ...
HEY!! I wanted to show you guys another smoothie recipe I like to drink in the morning for ...
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