Category: Love

 I’m Sorry

 "I love you. I knew it the minute I met you. I'm sorry it took so long for me to catch up. I just got stuck." –  Silver Linings Playbook ~~~ Recently, while driving home on Sheikh Zayed Road (the main highway in Dubai), I heard a radio host discuss how hard it is to ...

Surviving Long Distance – Why it’s really not that bad

“Distance means so little when someone means so much.” - Unknown, Internet When Rocket and I talk about how we met (Our Story), most people are shocked that the entirety of our relationship before marriage was long distance. We didn’t live in the same city until after we said, “I do!” I’m not surprised some ...

A Guarded Heart?

“As a married couple you will be sharing your lives together which means sharing your heart.” - When calls the heart ~~~ Have you ever been dating someone and wondered when was the right time to let your guard down and open up? Recently a friend of ours asked the very same question. When is ...

What Are Your Intentions?

 "All right, Sparky, here's the deal. If you wanna court the little lady, you gotta be a straight shooter. Do ya got it?.... Tell her the TRUTH!” - Genie, Aladdin ~~~ 3 weeks ago I wrote about a conversation Rocket and I had with friends over breakfast (read it here). We started discussing relationships and ...

How To Not Compromise

“To infinity and beyond!” - Toy Story ~~~~ Despite feeling under the weather, this past week I was excited to schedule our vacation trips for this year. As we start to plan our trips, I was reminded of this article originally published September 18, 2017. Thinking of each other first has helped us plan future ...

Valentine’s Day Special: Dating 101

“It doesn’t matter if the guy is perfect or the girl is perfect, as long as they are perfect for each other.” - Good Will Hunting ~~~~ This morning, Rocket and I went to breakfast with a few old friends from his time in China. Although most of them no longer live in China, they ...

2 Investments You Can Make Right Now That Are Better Than Bitcoin

“Love is something you do for someone else, not something you do for yourself.” - Gary Chapman ~~~~ Not too long ago, Rocket and I met up with one of our friends from college, whom I refer to as Dan for the remainder of the post. We were ecstatic to learn of his recent engagement ...