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Every Husband’s Lose-Lose Situation

January 31, 2013 by


The Peacefulwife Blog started a discussion yesterday in her post, “We Can Put Our Husbands in a Lose-Lose Situation”. Her post came out of the following email she received from a Christian husband. I think almost every husband can relate in some way with the frustrations this husband is writing about. FROM A CHRISTIAN HUSBAND: […]

The No. 2 Pencil Marriage

January 29, 2013 by


A friend told me the other day that their child was taking the SAT’s for the first time on Saturday. That brought up a bunch of reminders of my high school days and how “important” those standardized test scores were to a student’s future college endeavors. One of the big things I remember about those […]

We’re Married, Right? Why Does She Still Feel Insecure About My Love For Her?

January 23, 2013 by


When I first started this blog I did a series on topics discussed in the book For Men Only by Shaunti and Jeff Feldhahn. I wanted to go back and take another look at this book and maybe hit some areas I didn’t look at the first time. For a modern husband, it is a […]

Dollars and Mints

January 16, 2013 by


After we got married there were a few things that we were sure as a married couple that we wanted to do when it came to finances. First, we were both on the same page that my money was her money and her money was my money. Secondly, because of this we decided that we […]

Public Defender

January 15, 2013 by


My Sunday School teacher’s son is an actor and singer in New York. Last week, he made an appearance as a judge on Law and Order: Special Victims Unit. In the episode he is a mean judge and at the hearing sets a lady’s bail high at the request of the prosecuting attorney. In real life, […]

The Power of Words – Show and Tell

January 8, 2013 by


We as women LONG SO MUCH for our husbands to show us love verbally.  We want them to say, “I love you” first and initiate deep, emotional, romantic discussions about all the things they love about us.  We feel discouraged and gypped when our husbands don’t use words to show us their love. The problem is […]

Do You Tell Your Wife That You Appreciate Her?

January 4, 2013 by


Today’s Peacefulwife Headline: A BIG ISSUE MANY WIVES HAVE IS THAT THEY REALLY WANT THEIR HUSBANDS TO TELL THEM THEY ARE DOING A GREAT JOB. So what do we think as guys we should be trying to do. We should be lifting up their spirit by letting them know we appreciate all of the things […]