10 Essentials for a Fun, Healthy, & Lasting Marriage

“They slipped briskly into an intimacy from which they never recovered. ”

                                    — F. Scott Fitgzerald


Our marriage is rocking and rolling right now.  But it hasn't always been that way.  During our 25 years together, we have seen some incredible highs but we've also experienced some earth shattering lows.  In fact, we are often amazed that we are still together.  I love to tell Tracy that if we had ever decided to end our marriage, we never would have had the chance to get to this fantastic place that we're in right now.  So, while we don't profess to have all the answers, below is a list of some things that we've learned along the way to intentionally invest in our relationship. 

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10 Romance Starters from Him

Men always want to be a woman's first love -

Women like to be a man's last romance.  

         Oscar Wilde


It all started in college when I wanted to impress my new girlfriend with a trail of candy kisses leading to ME, inside my apartment, that I shared with 3 other colorful guys.  All was going as planned, until I found out that my roommates had methodically & deviously eaten every single one of them before she arrived..... 

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That Bruce, He's a Dreamer

You know that guy, who drives around having a party, singing in his car listening to 70's and 80's music?  Well, quite possibly, you've encountered my husband on the road.  When he comes home from work, it is probable to discover him lingering in the garage, jamming in the car until the crescendo of his favorite ELO song is over. 

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