Marriage Articles by Chuck Fallon, LPC

Making Fun of Marriage

Marrwiage. Marrwiage is what bwings us together today. Marrwiage, that bwessed awangement, that dweam wifin a dweam. This is a quote from the movie The Princess Bride, one of my family’s favorites. Marriage is a common topic around our home.

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Keep it Up!

“Keep the shiny side up.” This is sage advice given to professional race car drivers. It’s a humorous, yet serious way of saying “make sure you stay in the race.”

Now, I’m not a big racing fan, but even I can figure out that once the shiny side is down the race is over. Sadly, there are many voices out there that distract us from keeping the “shiny side up” when it comes to marriage.

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Good But Not Safe

“Safe?” said Mr. Beaver. “Don’t you hear what Mrs. Beaver tells you? Who said anything about safe? ‘Course he isn’t safe. But he’s good. He’s the King, I tell you.” I love this line from C.S. Lewis’ The Lion,

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Becoming a Competent Spouse

Have you ever had a dream where you’re in front of a large audience and you don’t know what you’re supposed to do? Maybe you’re standing near a piano facing bright lights with a blank stare. It’s really more of a nightmare, isn’t

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Don’t Worry – Be Happy

Did you know that 95% of the things we worry about never happen… which just goes to prove worrying works!!! OK, that’s not the real message behind this statistic, but some of us devote so much time to worry – you’d think worrying itself has

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Treasure Hunt

When our boys were younger we sometimes celebrated Easter morning with a treasure hunt. The day was always lit with excitement as the first clue was solved and they charged off like bottle rockets running for the next clue.

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