How to Fight Constructively—and Fair!

How to Fight Constructively—and Fair!

After 26 years together, Christopher and I have learned how to fight fairly well. It's been a LONG process with a steep learning curve. He came into the marriage dealing with conflict like a rhino and I came in like a hedgehog. You might only need one or two of these...

How the Holy Spirit Transforms Marriage

How the Holy Spirit Transforms Marriage

Since the release of Making Marriage Beautiful back in January, my husband and I have been thinking a lot about how to help other folks create and maintain beautiful marriages. This past weekend, we had the opportunity to speak on the role of the Holy Spirit and...

Twenty Ways to Fight Fair, at Relevant Magazine

Twenty Ways to Fight Fair, at Relevant Magazine

My husband and I came into marriage with diametrically opposed perspectives regarding conflict. He hails from a large Italian-American family where arguments happened on a somewhat regular basis. Family members would yell at each other, the temperature in the room...

Becoming the Good Samaritan to Those in Need

Becoming the Good Samaritan to Those in Need

Sometimes it’s the little things that break you. On my way home from doing errands today, I turned off the state highway and nearly crushed a tiny duckling that was erratically waddling across the road. Being me, I could not drive by. Initially, I thought I could...

I spend my days taking photos or speaking and writing on the following topics: leadership, marriage and family, reconciliation, and how following Jesus is meant to influence everything. You can follow me on Twitter, FB, or by subscribing to my newsletter and/or blog. In my free time, I love kayaking with my husband, concocting gluten free desserts, and reading.

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