How an Introvert Handles Conflict

Conflict is inevitable even in healthy relationships. Embracing conflict in marriage is not always easy, especially for an introvert like me. I hate confrontation and I would always prefer to say nothing than to converse about disagreements or hurt feelings. Naturally, I am more of a thinker than a talker. However, as I have gotten older, I have realized that I cannot always operate this … Continue reading How an Introvert Handles Conflict

Mission 50 – 2: Oklahoma

Our second road trip was to Oklahoma City. When we told family that we were taking a trip to Oklahoma, they were all like “why, what’s in Oklahoma?” Someone even asked if ‘going to Oklahoma’ was code for making a baby. Haha, no. We really had no expectations, but thought that every city has something to offer regardless of how big or small. OKC pleasantly … Continue reading Mission 50 – 2: Oklahoma

How I Realized that Constructive Criticism Isn’t Bad

The other day my husband and I were discussing some issues in our communication and he stated that it seemed like I can’t be corrected. He found himself wary of pointing things out or giving me constructive criticism because I would get defensive or upset. I know I can be stubborn at times, but I thought his perspective was interesting. My response: It’s because I’m … Continue reading How I Realized that Constructive Criticism Isn’t Bad

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Life’s Too Short to Have a Boring Marriage

One of the best parts of marriage is you always have someone to play with. Honestly, just because we’re adults it doesn’t mean we have to be serious all of the time. It is super important to have fun! A few weeks ago, we went to Candytopia and it was a great experience. We played like kids for an hour, got inspired by the candy … Continue reading Life’s Too Short to Have a Boring Marriage

Nock and Loose: 4 Reasons Why Archery is Good for Date Night

When it comes to date night, dinner and a movie is a classic. We actually do this a couple Tuesdays every month (Studio Movie Grill has discounted tickets on Tuesdays – yeah we like to remain within budget). But of course, it’s good to try something different every once in a while. We recently went to an archery range with a group of friends and … Continue reading Nock and Loose: 4 Reasons Why Archery is Good for Date Night