15 Secrets to Surviving Marriage

May 7, 2020 | Mike&Danielle | A Post About Mike | 0

Starry-eyed and lovestruck. Yep, we were that couple. One of the millions who got married in 2005 pledging to love for richer and poorer, in sickness and in health. Yet just like every single one of the couples who married in 2005, 15 years later we’ve learned a lot about surviving marriage. The poor and…

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To my caregiver Mike: What I hope you know

February 21, 2020 | Danielle | A Post About Mike | 3

Behind every survivor is a caregiver. Sometimes this looks like doctors and nurses. Other times, it’s family and friends. I have an entourage of caregivers in my life. But if you asked each one of them who makes my world go round, there’s one answer: Mike. As I’ve been writing my memoir, Mom, Dad and…

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We painted the room purple – A Devotional

February 18, 2019 | Danielle | A Post About Mike, Devotionals | 2

Several years ago, before our loft was littered with Barbie houses and LOL dolls, Mike and I decided to paint over the dark, aqua-green walls we inherited upon the house sale. A mixture of wanting to put our own personal, newlywed touches on our house and covering up a color neither one of us preferred,…

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The Golden Rule and The Enneagram Test

July 16, 2017 | Danielle | A Post About Mike | 2

My husband Mike is an avid podcast listener. Most often if you catch him in the grocery store (yes, he shops for our groceries, I know he’s great) he’s got earbuds in as he rolls down the aisles. Over the past week, he’s been talking a lot about The Liturgists podcast episode that covered the “enneagram”…

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Austin Getaway

April 30, 2017 | Danielle | A Post About Mike | 0

Yee Haw! We’re back from Austin, Texas ya’ll! Here’s the scoop on our Austin Getaway.   I initially planned to visit Austin because of work. The hubs and I celebrate wedding anniversary #12 in a few weeks so he came with me for an early anniversary getaway. Last year we put most of our vacation…

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A Post about Mike #1

July 25, 2016 | Danielle | A Post About Mike | 0

God gave me Mike as a freshman in high school. We met through our friend Erin. She told me he wore a green “Fully Rely on God” bracelet and that I’d like him. She knew we were both Christians. She was right. I did like him. Well, I mean, I thought he was cool. We…

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