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Honey, I’m Home!

When your spouse loses their job, they desperately need encouragement.  And guess what?  So do you! When I was a stay-at-home mom pregnant with our fourth child, my husband lost his job. Our finances took a major hit, but our marriage actually grew stronger.  Today, I want to encourage you with 4 things I learned to […]

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You Have to Pay to Play: A Financial Lesson from Weight Watchers

I removed my jacket and shoes, closed my eyes, and stepped on the scale. Then, for the first time in a year, I emptied my wallet.  I had to pay $14 for exceeding my target weight range. And it was all because I had been “spending” more Weight Watchers points than my budget allowed.  My […]

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Expect the Unexpected

Would you like to experience peace instead of panic when an unexpected expense pops up? I had to answer this question when our smoothly-functioning budget year was recently interrupted.  An issue with one of our children was going to require special services costing several hundred dollars per month. My typical response would be to panic, […]

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Holiday Q&A: Part 3

Holiday Q&A: Part 3

Time for a change in your Holiday traditions? The questions I’ve been addressing on this topic fall into 3 distinct categories: spending, the real meaning of Christmas, and family traditions. Today, let’s focus on the third (and final) one. Question #3: I want to start our own family traditions. How do I tell my wife […]

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Holiday Q&A: Part 2

Holiday Q&A: Part 2

Want to guard your children from discontentment this Christmas? The questions I’m addressing on this topic fall into 3 distinct categories: spending, the real meaning of Christmas, and family traditions. Today, let’s focus on the second one. Question #2: How do we teach our kids the meaning of Christmas in a consumer-driven world? Answer: Be […]

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Holiday Q&A: Part 1

Holiday Q&A - Part 1

Can you and your spouse be unified AND intentional about Christmas spending this year? With Ephesians 4:2-3 as your anchor, you and your spouse can make Christmas 2014 a truly Harmonious Holiday! As mentioned in the previous post, the email questions I received on this topic fell into 3 distinct categories: spending, the real meaning […]

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Harmonious Holiday

Holiday Q&A Intro

Get ready for your most harmonious Holiday ever! Is Holiday spending a source of conflict and stress in your marriage? I have good news for you: This year can be different! Today, I had the privilege of being the guest on a live radio show focused on the topic of Holiday spending. In preparation, I […]

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