How Kids in Foster Care Love Differently

Two years ago, some friends approached my (then) boyfriend (now husband) and me about volunteering at a kids' summer camp for a week. At that time, we were planning on going to South Africa on a mission trip, so we weren't particularly sold on the idea. We wanted to go somewhere else and help spread…

Finding Your Other Whole

We've all heard the stories. Watched the movies. Read the books. Seen, listened to and been captivated by it. We've fallen in love with love. As a culture, we're obsessed with it. Obsessed with romance, with pursuit, the thrill of the chase and eventual capture of two hearts becoming one, two lives merging. We read…

The First Month of Marriage: An Analysis

Last month, I took the biggest step of my life. I got married. After about nine months of intense planning, talking, thinking, working and more planning, the moment came when I finally got to walk down the aisle and see my groom waiting for me at the end. The day was as perfect as we…