Wedded Wednesday Link-up and Giveaway!

Since this is our very first Wedded Wednesday, I wanted to make it extra special by also including a giveaway! Yaaaayyyy! Now I know it’s getting close to Valentines Day and around my house, the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach! So I just happened to come across a yummy and “skinny” […]

Book Giveaway Winners Announced!

Thanks so much to everyone who participated in our 2 year Anniversary giveaway this week! by nappent I was so encouraged by the enthusiasm of those who shared plans to have a reminiscing date. I was inspired by those who shared a special marriage memory. And I felt especially blessed by those of you who […]

Do You Remember the Good Times?

Two years ago, I acted on God’s nudging to start a blog called Messy Marriage. I felt that He wanted me to write about all the ways life and marriage is and can be messy. But I also felt God wanted me to tell of how He is able to redeem the mess—making it into […]

Winner of Book Giveaway Announced!

Before I announce who the winner of the book giveaway is, let me first offer a Great, BIG THANK YOU to all of you who participated! If you’re a blogger, you know just how great it is to have interaction with your audience. And if you’re not a blogger, know that it helps me (as […]

Book Review – Two Scoops of Grace

Today we’re joining the blog tour for Jeanette Levellie’s book,  Two Scoops of Grace with Chuckles on Top About the Book What do drive-by diaper stores and God have in common? When is blabbing an acceptable habit? Why should you beware of moths and sligs (slugs)? In her entertaining, uplifting style, award-winning author and humorist […]

Safe People – Winners and a Reminder

Well, I’m not going to beat around the bush – Leslie and Capt. Kirk were the winners in the Safe People giveaway! Yaaaaayyyy!  I’ll be in touch with the winners, but congratulations! You’ve won a very helpful relationship book. And don’t forget to check out this last week’s devotions in the Love Series at Marisa […]

Safe People Book Review/Giveaway

If you’ve read my blog for any length of time, you know that I’m a huge fan of Henry Cloud and John Townsend. I just recently read the book, Beyond Boundaries that was released by Townsend back in September 2011. It’s a great book that I will be doing a review on next week. But […]

Winners of the 10 Book Give-Away

Before I announce who the winners are, I want to thank each and everyone of you who commented. Your ideas, reflections, and encouraging words mean so much to me and the rest of the team at Messy Marriage. It is so helpful to know what has been working or met a need, and what needs […]

Messy Marriage is One Year Old!

I can’t believe it’s already been one year since I started “Messy Marriage!” And around here at MM, we are (as my oldest son would say) “so stoked”  that we can not only unveil a new look, but also give away a bunch of books to you, our readers! Yay!!!! Recently, I was able to […]

Exciting News!

Just this past week, my husband and I attended the AACC (American Association of Christian Counselors) World Conference in Nashville. It was such a blessing to learn from some amazing Christian counselors and educators as Gary and Greg Smalley, Leslie Vernick, Les Parrott, Linda Mintle, June Hunt, John Townsend, Henry Cloud, Emerson Eggerichs, and Greg […]