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Folding Fitted Sheets

During the last week both of us have encountered a comment about folding fitted sheets.  I saw posts by several people on FaceBook about how to fold a fitted sheet.  589 more words

Marriage

Is there anything new about marriage?

This morning Rita made the remark that we really know the basics of living together that produce good, happy long-term marriages.  The information is readily available.  811 more words

Marriage

Our partners deserve more than leftovers

Here’s an idea…

In their book, The Marriage Garden, H. Wallace Goddard and James P. Marshall say, “With many demands on our time, sometimes our marriages only get cold leftovers from last night’s dinner. 179 more words

Couple Relationships

Refocusing on commitment

A great idea…

In his book, Meanings of Life, R. F. Baumeister wrote, “Survey researchers in the 1950’s found that people tended to judge the self by its ability to make and maintain a marriage. 253 more words

Life

A Dreary Fall Day

It is a dreary fall day.  Not any different than if the sun were shining and yet it is different.  Sunshine somehow gives us energy whereas dreary days, at least for most of us, make us want to pull up the blankets or hit the snooze alarm one more time and sleep for a while longer.  605 more words

Marriage

Tuesday of the Twenty-seventh Week in Ordinary Time

Daily Readings

Reading 1 Gal 1:13-24
Responsorial Psalm Ps 139:1b-3, 13-14ab, 14c-15
R(24b) Guide me, Lord, along the everlasting way.
Gospel Lk 10:38-42
“Martha, Martha, you are anxious and worried about many things. 379 more words

Couple Prayer

The effects of money on love

Here’s a great idea

In their article, Financial Smart Start for Newlyweds: Introduction, James P. Marshall and Laura Connerly say, “Solving financial disagreements is an excellent avenue to alter the dynamics of even troubled relationships. 242 more words

Life