Not all your dates have to be as extravagant as an episode of The Bachelor. With a little thought and creativity, you can create big romance with a small budget. Here are some suggestions...
Our daughters watch us, look to us for what they need, and often imitate both our weaknesses and our strengths
Our culture seems to place a high value on the euphoria of young love and early romance, rarely taking into account the challenges that come as we advance through the decades together.
So what's a midlife married couple to do?
Think healthy eating has to be expensive? Think again. Comparing cost per nutrients when searching for nutrient-rich fruits, vegetables, whole grains and milk can not only save you money, but can affect your health in the long run.
Have you ever found yourself extremely heartbroken and discouraged over a desire that wasn’t fulfilled or a prayer that wasn’t answered?
The constant noise of media has stunted a child’s ability to pay attention to anything that isn’t exploding on screen.
God wants your faith -- not your fear -- that He really can come through for you. But how can we be convinced He's trustworthy?
By watching and praying for wisdom, we can be there to be the wind beneath her wings when it's time for her to fly.
Building a lasting relationship with someone else brings on a whole new set of problems...
Learn how words of encouragement can influence your marriage, and strengthen your relationship.
The Crowley's marriage was as good as ended -- adultery, narcissistic carousing, tempers -- anyone would have said it was over.
But something amazing happened in their marriage that turned everything around! You'll be moved to tears as you hear them talk about how their marriage came back to life!
My wife and I decided this would be the year we would transition from using a combination of credit cards and debit cards to primarily use cash. Here's how we did it.
Often we’re discontent with the superficial things in our lives. We’re trained to want bigger, better, newer, faster, more expensive.
Whether you are struggling to feel content with the material things in your life, or something a little deeper, I’ve found these three principles help to refocus our perspective.
Sometimes we joke that an argument is "a discussion that occurs when you're right, but your mate just hasn't realized it yet.”
Chances are you've been down the weight loss road before. And chances are just as good that you've gained it all back. But don't despair; there are ways to avoid the dreaded yo-yo. Here are some helpful ways to put the yo-yo away and achieve your weight-loss goals.
Don't you wish there was a great big "Undo" button in life; where you could completely erase your parenting mistakes? I bet some parents would give anything for such a button.
It’s my job as a mother to equip my kids to handle life as best as they can, even when it comes to the really tough issues.
There are so many things I know now, that I wish I could have known then. Here are 10 things I wish every girl could hear.
Planning a wedding can be super stressful, especially if the bride has
no idea it’s even happening!
Jeff and Esther have spent 10 beautiful years together and his surprise is a good indicator that there are many more to come.
In this fast-food era of delivery and speedy drive-through meals, we often sacrifice nutrition for convenience, even in marriage.
With cooler temperatures on the horizon, now is the time to get ready for a fall garage sale. Here are some simple steps to help you have a successful, money-making sale.
Young children grow by discovering their world – a real three-dimensional world – not a flat screen of pixels.
When the outfit becomes more important than the attitude we wear to church, we are in big trouble!
Here is something to think about before Sunday: Wear your best to honor God, or come as you are? YES.
Even more important than understanding the basics of making and spending money, children need to learn what the Bible says about money.
Just because an opportunity presents itself, and it looks appealing, doesn't necessarily mean it is from God.
Rebellion has long been associated with adolescence. In this article, read what parents can do to address rebellion-in-progress.