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DREAM Marriage Key #2:  Respect

DREAM Marriage Key #2: Respect

Download the podcast or listen to it now: Help Wanted:  Looking for a good woman who will respect a good man.  Many marriages are in trouble today because they lack one main ingredient in a healthy relationship:  RESPECT.  Wives can withhold respect when husbands...
Labor Day & Marriage

Labor Day & Marriage

We’ve celebrated Labor Day weekend with maybe hot dogs, some shopping, and sleeping in on Monday.  Labor Day is an American holiday that celebrates the economic and social contributions of workers. Workers…hmm…that actually reminds me of husbands and...
What’s His Number One Need?

What’s His Number One Need?

Okay, we’re at the center of the word DREAM as we consider the five keys in my book 31 Days to a Happy Husband.  The “E” is that hot, flaming eros.  Your husband needs a fulfilling sex life.  When I was writing the book, I did some research with the...
Dear Husband, Take a Number

Dear Husband, Take a Number

Ready – set – go to your bookstore and look for 31 Days to a Happy Husband!  It’s officially out today! We’ve been talking about the D in DREAM – Domestic Tranquility: You husband needs a peaceful haven. Radio talk show host Dennis Prager...
John Fuller and a Focus on His Family

John Fuller and a Focus on His Family

Download the podcast, or listen to it now:  http://traffic.libsyn.com/pellicane/John_Fuller_and_a_Focus_on_His_Family.mp3 In San Diego where I live, FamilyLife Today and Focus on the Family air back to back on the radio between noon and 1 pm each weekday.  On the last...
Is There a Wife Available Around Here?

Is There a Wife Available Around Here?

I got a funny phone call the other day. An old woman with a feeble voice said, “Do you have any availability tonight?” I replied, “I think you have the wrong number maam.”  And the call was over. After I hung up, I thought about that call.  She...
Marriage in the Real World with Mark Matlock

Marriage in the Real World with Mark Matlock

Download the podcast or listen to it now: http://traffic.libsyn.com/pellicane/Mark_Matlock_on_Marriage_in_the_Real_World.mp3 For as long as I can remember, my podcast guest Mark Matlock has always been a leader, visionary, and creative force.  In the late 80s, we were...
It May Only Take a Spark But My Matches are Wet (Part 1)

It May Only Take a Spark But My Matches are Wet (Part 1)

Download the podcast or listen to it now: http://traffic.libsyn.com/pellicane/It_May_Only_Take_a_Spark_Part_1.mp3 When you are a busy mom, sex may not be at the top of your list of things to do.  You may be more interested in sleep…or even worse, laundry!  You...
Day 25 – Making Time for Love

Day 25 – Making Time for Love

Career.  Children.  Church.  Candlelight. Which “C” do you think usually gets the short end of the stick?  Yup, the candlestick! In Day 25, I write about “Making Time for Love.”  Romance can seem like a luxury but it’s really a necessity...