Marriage isn’t easy. I don’t want to burst any bubbles out there, but what begins as a miracle of seemingly chance encounters and that sudden knowing that this person is the one, takes some work to maintain. At the start, that person, who you swear you’ve always known somehow even though you’ve only just met, … More The Miracle of Us
My husband and my first golf experience revealed a core issue in our marriage. My husband plays golf. He knows what he’s doing, and he’s good at it. Unlike me, who has been on a golf course twice. And, I spent more time playing in the cart than in the game. However, my dad taught … More Different, Not Wrong
According to current stats it seems online dating is here to stay! Let’s compare this popular post from 5 years ago with these statistics from May of this year: 49.7 million people have tried online dating 17.5 million are on eHarmony.com 24.6 million are on Match.com 17% of marriages began online – this is the … More Online Dating Popularity Update
My heart held a weakness for being led astray by entertaining suitors who flirted and made me feel desirable.” from The Miracle of Us: Confessions of an Online Dater Can you relate? When we seek relationships, we want to be careful about motives – other people’s as well as ours. Whether online or in person, … More Playing With Fire
The Miracle of Us: Confessions of an Online Dater has been so well received. I’m grateful, blessed and a little amazed at all the positive comments. People have said (or written) the following: “…great read…captivating…page turner…excellent…amazing…inspiring…” Thanks to everyone who has read or is in the process of reading and has encouraged me with such … More Dater Beware
My husband, Brendan, did an amazing thing for me today. I woke to find a book which held a dated message for every day from January 1st through today in which Brendan specifically told me something I had done or said during that day that blessed him. At the end of each page he reminded … More God’s Love
The Miracle of Us: Confessions of an Online Dater went live on Amazon this afternoon and the reality of what we’ve written (I say we because Brendan put his story, thoughts and feelings in there too) is hitting us full force. Why? You may ask. Well, we’ve shared our personal testimony. Our thoughts, feelings, struggles, … More Can You Hand Me a Fig Leaf, Please?
When my friend, Carol, and I decided to take a chance with online dating, I don’t think we expected the outcome we ended up with. Oh, we hoped to find Mr. Right, but really, what were the chances we would both find our husbands through that vehicle? At the same time? The actual odds were … More Miracles Do Happen
Many of you have been waiting…(drum roll) 🙂 I’m thrilled to announce: The Miracle of Us: Confessions of an Online Dater is soon to be released! This four year writing project has taken many twists and turns along the journey, but at last, the ultimate love story will be released on February 7, 2014 in … More IT’S FINALLY HERE!
The Israelites grumbled in the desert. In my self-righteous present, it’s easy to look back and think I’m nothing like those who couldn’t seem to get a clue about trusting God. Even after forty years of him patiently guiding them, providing food and clothes that didn’t even wear out, and speaking directly to them through … More Are You Wandering in the Desert?