Weddings and Wee Ones: How to Include Your Children in Your Big Day

Getting married with children in tow? Have them join in on the celebration. Below, we counted down a few ways to include them in your wedding ceremony. Couples today are waiting longer before getting married. As a result, some already have kids when they tie the knot. Of course, there are also couples who get remarried. In 2013, the Pew Research Center discovered that remarriage is on the … [Read more...]

When the Light Comes on: God’s Promise

The lamp my coworkers gave us. I think a lot of men are intimidated by dating a preacher. I also think some men are cautious about or completely avoid dating single mothers. That’s because we are serious and ask real questions. We’re on assignment by God, or we have children to raise, and we don’t have time for games. So, when I started dating my husband, I asked him real questions – even … [Read more...]

What’s in a Name: Wedding Hashtags & Moving On

There are so many components to grief that if you’ve never gone through the process, you don’t know what is coming next. This week, I realized a new aspect of my grieving process – the sadness and guilt of letting go of my married name. I am getting married in October, and while I was driving home from the gym yesterday, I realized that I would be letting another piece of my late husband go, … [Read more...]