Am I Too Broken to Be Loved? [The Truth About Virginity Lost]

“You see this rose?” the teacher said, holding up a large, crimson rose, “Isn’t it beautiful?”  All agreed. “Now I’m going to pass it around.”  The teacher passed the rose around and everyone looked at it.  “Do you see now how the petals are slightly bruised? Is it still beautiful?” All said it was. “What if … More Am I Too Broken to Be Loved? [The Truth About Virginity Lost]

Your Husband Is Not Lying, You Are (and It’s Ruining Intimacy for You Both)

[This article contains a rather frank conversation about sexuality. Please read this only if you are mature enough to handle such things. If such topics offend you, please refrain from reading. Thank you!] *     *     *    *    * It was a low point – a point I’m sure most … More Your Husband Is Not Lying, You Are (and It’s Ruining Intimacy for You Both)

Awakening Love: What to Do When You Just Don’t Want It

[This article contains a frank conversation about intimacy in marriage. Please read this only if you are mature enough to handle such things – and if such things are likely to offend you, please refrain from reading. Thank you!] “Satan tries his best to make people have as much sex as possible before marriage, and … More Awakening Love: What to Do When You Just Don’t Want It

Talking Dirty: Why Christian Girls Have a Hard Time Understanding Sexuality (and How to Talk About It)

In my first post in this series, I addressed the fact that I am incredibly thankful my mother talked to me about sex before I got married. Unfortunately there are many girls who didn’t have as good an experience as I, and these often go into marriage carrying with them damaging misconceptions and/or expectations. I’ve … More Talking Dirty: Why Christian Girls Have a Hard Time Understanding Sexuality (and How to Talk About It)

Not Naughty, Just Nice: Spicing It Up Without the Smut {The Blushing Bride Series}

[This article contains a frank conversation about intimacy in marriage. Please read this only if you are mature enough to handle such things, and if such offend you, please refrain from reading. Thank you!] So you have been married for a few month/years and the newness of intimacy wears off. You want to try something new, … More Not Naughty, Just Nice: Spicing It Up Without the Smut {The Blushing Bride Series}

6 Lies the World Tells You About Men and Sex

[This article contains a frank conversation about intimacy. Please read this only if you are mature enough to handle such things, and if such offend you, please refrain from reading. Thank you!] The world is constantly portraying men in a certain light in regards to their sexuality – and truthfully it isn’t always fair. The … More 6 Lies the World Tells You About Men and Sex

Why I Am Thankful My Mum Talked to Me About Sex

[This article contains a frank conversation about intimacy in marriage. Please read this only if you are mature enough to handle such things, and if such offend you, please refrain from reading. Thank you!] I was with a group of my girlfriends about six months before I had any plans of getting married. Okay, well, … More Why I Am Thankful My Mum Talked to Me About Sex