Category Archives: Life as a Wife

Wedding Bibles: More Than A Symbol

I think I have mentioned in previous blog posts that I am a sentimentalist. Like many women, I am very fond of little trinkets, tokens, and keepsakes that evoke a…

Why We Don’t Wear Wedding Bands

We broke a cardinal rule of society. We did not exchange rings at our wedding. Most people do not dare to ask why, but we get some funny looks from…

Are You a Virtual Wife?

This past week I discovered the joys of “Link-Up Parties” and “Blog Hops”. What fun I had surfing through all the insightful posts all over the blog world. I learned…

The Miscarriage Misconception

Today, my husband and I received a card. It was from someone reaching out to us, letting us know that though they didn’t know what we were going through, they…

The Potty and the Sewer: Gossip

Gossip scares me. It’s not because I am afraid of being the object of it. If it is me they are blabbing about, I am generally more amused than anything….

The Fish Warranty

I don’t know what it is about my fish being so teachable lately, but recently, I wrote about Glory the purple fish and how he died, and ended the post…

Glory the Fish: A Tragic but Insightful End

Well… Glory the purple fish did not last long. Suffice it to say, I have never had good fortune with fish. It was nice while it lasted. There was a…

Someone Stole My Laptop

You know what I did about it? Nothing. I let them have it. Well… actually I did do something. The laundry. Washed the dishes. Took some time and cleaned some…

A Reservoir of Glory: Miscarriage

We had been married for eight months. I knew that by most people’s standards, this was not long to wait for a child, and because of this, I never voiced…

What I Love About My Husband

My husband has fascinated me from the very first time I met him. Believe it or not, this is only a smattering of the things I love about him. I…