We recently celebrated one of the most popular days for getting engaged (Valentine's Day), while December is the most popular month for engagements. If you're one of those who recently became engaged ... congratulations! But before you get too deep into the wedding plans you might want to … [Read more...] about Should You Skip the Wedding and Elope?
For me, the Christmas season isn't complete without viewing at least one version of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. It is such an honest, reflective, and inspiring book - I really can't conceive of a better work of traditional literature that captures the essence of soul-searching that … [Read more...] about Marley’s Ghost and A Philosophy of Work
In episode 32 of the STANDcast Dwayne Hayes, editor in chief of STAND magazine, is joined by Jeff Wenzel and Mitch Nobis to discuss traditions, managing family drama successfully over the holidays, and provide some tips for enjoying the holiday season. In addition, Jeff sings a little more and we … [Read more...] about The STANDcast 32: How to Avoid Family Drama & Stay Sane Over the Holidays
Tallulah puked her car seat, so here I am cupping ...three baby wipes to hold a puddle of vomit, “Feliz Navidad” blasting the radio. The Gulf coast ...is a tropical depression and I just stopped taking seven years of anxiety meds, which feels like ...pushing off a space shuttle and hoping I … [Read more...] about Coming Down at Christmas by Rob Stephens