Category Archives: Femininity and Womanhood

Why we don’t allow our kids to read Hunger Games, Divergent or The Dairy of Anne Frank

Daughters of Jerusalem, I charge you: Do not arouse or awaken love before the proper time. Song 8:4 I recently had a conversation with my mom regarding all of the false ideals we often enter marriage with.  Children today have … Continue reading

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Link: Young Mothers Don’t Need God, They Need Help

I read a wonderful article today that I wanted to share… Desperate Housewives–No Laughing Matter: Why Young Mothers Don’t Need God, They Need Help I used to joke all the time about the Proverbs 31 woman.  I used to say, … Continue reading

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A New Way to Be Modest! ;)

I’ve had some interesting discussions both here and on facebook about my recent post, regarding modesty.  I found this on pinterest today, and just had to share: Now it’ll be easy for us to keep our bra straps from showing!  … Continue reading

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What are we doing to our guys?

I’ve posted about this before, but something recently made me think of it again and I thought I should revisit it… 1,600 Christian guys filled out a modesty survey taken several years ago by The Rebolution ( The results were … Continue reading

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I saw the most beautiful woman today… and that woman was ME.

After having six children in less than ten years and struggling with obesity (even after losing 75lbs I’m still on the “overweight” side of the height/weight charts), it’s been a long, long time since I’ve considered myself beautiful.  I can … Continue reading

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On Romance and Love and Not Marrying My Soul Mate and an Attack on Poor Mr. Darcy

Recently, I’ve been reading several blog articles dealing with the issue of romance, specifically regarding reading romantic novels and watching romantic movies/television shows.  It’s something I’ve felt God dealing with me about for a while now, but I’ve been having … Continue reading

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A Ban On Modesty?

Many Christian, Jewish and Muslim women wear head coverings or full-body coverings (known as burqa’s) as a sign of modesty. In Judaism and Christianity, the head covering further symbolizes our submission both to God and to our husbands (see 1 … Continue reading

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An Apology

*Now that Manuela and I are photographing special Celebrating Marriage sessions, I thought it might be a good idea to clarify some of the things written here.  The pictures I refer to in this post were not pictures meant solely … Continue reading

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Thursday’s Thought – Edith Schaeffer on Homemaking

We are an environment for the other people with whom we live, the people with whom we work, the people with whom we communicate… Our conversations, attitudes, behavior, response or lack of response, hardness or compassion, our love or selfishness, … Continue reading

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Sunday Linkage

Letter from Christian Guys Christian young men write about their perspective on feminine modesty. A Modesty Survey A survey taken by Christian men… Anything you’ve ever wanted to know about what men REALLY think about the way women dress. Something … Continue reading

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