Fear – Real Scary Stuff

Fear Whenever you are thinking of trying something new, you step out of your comfort zone. You step into the unknown, with all the exciting and intimidating possibilities. And immediately, your mind tries to protect you from this strange new place. Your mind responds with fear. Your mind thinks – “Ah, we’ve never been here […]

Choose to be Happy

“Are you happy?” Interesting question, isn’t it? What’s the first thing that comes to your mind if someone were to ask you that? Would you immediately reply with a yes, or would you pause to assess your current mood? Or would you assess your general state of mind, and judge your happiness based on whether […]

Two Becomes Three

Last Sunday, hubby and I went out without the baby for the first time. Of course we’ve been out with her several times, but this was different. This time, we left her with a childminder and had a proper date where it was just the two of us, and she was not the centre of […]

Lasting Marriage: Forgiveness

Hi friends! I’m continuing on the theme from my last post – staying together happily in marriage. This post focuses on the next point – which is forgiveness. The Bible says: “Make allowance for each other’s faults, and forgive anyone who offends you.” (Colossians 3:13). This is not a suggestion, but a command, the same way the Bible […]

Lasting Marriage: Friendship

I don’t know about you, but before I got married I loved observing happy couples. I liked it when I saw a couple who looked very comfortable, smiling, joking and playful with each other, regardless of how long they have been married. I’ve seen enough miserable-looking married couples and I never wanted my marriage to […]