Posts by Lori

Tasting a Daydream

Tasting a Daydream

Do you and your spouse share a daydream? I’m so happy to introduce you to Amy Dickerson. She says about herself,  that one day she realized her cooking had hijacked her social media accounts. She was forcing herself not to post stuff about food on her Facebook every day, and her personal journal had become the annals of her culinary journey. After that self-realization it was only a short jump, skip, and a hop to starting her...

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Love is Kind

Love is Kind

How can love be kind in this busy, noisy, stress-filled world we live in? Life is busy – there’s lots to fit in, isn’t there? Maybe we’re a bit brusque – abrupt, short-tempered, or terse with those we love. Maybe. Sometimes. Not because we don’t love our husbands or wives but because… How often do you consider your spouse, and decide to be kind? Why? Because Love is Kind. 1 Corinthians 13:4 Kindness...

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Patient Love

Patient Love

Love is patient. No hurrying. No worrying. Just waiting. Tamping down the questions - smoothing out the concerns - holding fast in patience. Not every season is about action. Sometimes love is best shown – and given – by being patient. Click To Tweet Think of those bulbs under the ground – we don’t see the flowers at first, just green shoots. Think of babies growing under their  mommy’s heart – nothing to...

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What do you see when you look at your husband or wife?

What do you see when you look at your husband or wife?

When you look at your spouse – your husband, your wife – what do you see? Is her skin sagging a bit? Is his belly hanging over his belt? Is there a grey hair peeking through her brown curls, or is there hair missing on his head? What are your looking at? When you look at your husband or wife – what do you see?  Do you see faults and flaws? And when you look at yourself, are you making a list of all the areas that...

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Challenge Yourself To Try Something New – It’ll Make You A Keeper

Challenge Yourself To Try Something New – It’ll Make You A Keeper

It’s a challenge: try something new – it’ll make you a “keeper”! Everyday Robert and I are seeing couples enjoying life. They’re no longer raising their children, and most are not working full time anymore, (or they could be on holidays) but they are exploring new experiences. Together. When I chat with these couples about their relationships, after a little while they’ll chuckle, and nod, then...

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Encouraging Emails
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We invite you to receive emails to encourage you – we write at least once a week on a topic which we hope will encourage you in your marriage, and enrich your lives.

To thank you for connecting, we’d also like to give you a free resource - an ebook (pdf) “27 Encouraging Activities”  to get you started.

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An adventure!

Robert and I are on an adventure - traveling in a 5th Wheel and truck for 18 months. Here are some photos from our trek... You can join us at Http://RobertandLori.com

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