Commitment

7 insights to guide you as a ‘sandwich generation’ caregiver

Caretaking is a mindset rather than a task. Whatever type of caregiving situation you have, I hope you can use some of these small insights…

Can a sexual dry spell strengthen your marital bond?

If you and your spouse are going through a dry spell, it's hard not to worry. But these tips may help you cherish each other more than ever.

How to heal from a spouse’s emotional infidelity

There's more than one way to cheat in a marriage, but only one way to heal: communication.

Marriage is not a ball and chain

The word "commitment" always sounds like a big, heavy burden, especially to today's youth. But a true, loving marriage is freeing, not shackling.

Now we all need to elect to work toward real peace

The way we live our lives as individuals and with each other is more influential than any political slogan or election result.

5 successful dating tips for shy girls

Single ladies know dating isn't easy. Single introverts know it's even harder. Use these strategies to ease out of your comfort zone, and into the relationship you want.

The return of the front porch & the human connections it builds

The rise in popularity of the private backyard has been isolating us from others for too long, but the front yard is starting to make…

The faithful romance of Chip & Joanna Gaines (VIDEO)

Take a leap of faith and God shall reward you. That's the motto this Fixer-Upper couple lives by.

Halloween is a great time to practice generosity—and we’re not talking about candy

Hospitable acts are what the Halloween season is all about. Here are 6 scarily easy ones we can all make…

The big spiritual dilemma born from my Catholic-Muslim relationship

As time goes by the dilemma gets greater and seemingly more impossible to solve.

Fixer-Uppers Chip & Joanna Gaines: the 4 family ‘values’ they live by every day

Strong in faith & family, the ever adorable Gaineses are admired as much for their life off-camera as they are…

Why I changed my name 7 years after our marriage

Keep your name? Take your husband's? Hyphenate? There's no right or wrong decision, just a spiritual one.

11 celebrities who cherish their siblings

It's all in the family! Stars like Amy Adams, Emily Blunt and Mark Wahlberg proudly show off the sweet bonds they have with their brothers and sisters.

Money & marriage: how a ‘spender’ & a ‘saver’ finally found happily ever after

For the first time in our seven years of marriage, I apologized for the way…

Why your sister is always your best girlfriend—even when you can’t stand each other

Sisters often have a fierce dedication to each other that transcends the challenges and differences, and it's not necessarily just…