In this episode of our relationship podcast Something Like Marriage, we answer a listener’s question about how to handle embarrassment with a spouse or partner. Everyone handle’s embarrassment differently. Sometimes we repress our embarrassment, get angry, or can laugh about what happened for years to come. The goal is to be able to talk about all […]
Something Like Marriage is a relationship podcast about loving yourself, creating a healthy relationship, and sharing it all in your parenting. We enjoy answering relationship questions from our listeners that make us ponder our own relationship over coffee or wine depending on the difficulty of the topic as we travel with our family living in an RV.
In this episode of our relationship podcast Something Like Marriage, I tell my depression story of recovery. The process of becoming healthy began with my self-care after I had spiraled down into severe depression. Recovery included medication, exercise, diet changes, and therapy. My husband also supported me during the journey by giving me perspective. (Theme music: […]
In this episode of our relationship podcast Something Like Marriage, we talk about what is it like to be depressed? I share with Jon what it felt like for me as I struggled with depression, shame, and motherhood. The Baby Blues are what really tipped the scales of depression for me as a young mother. The […]
In this episode of our relationship podcast Something Like Marriage, we talk about depression and marriage from two viewpoints – how it feels to be the person suffering from depression and how it affects the partner/spouse in the relationship. Depression and Marriage Were Normal My depression became apparent to me after having children and my doctor […]
In this episode of our relationship podcast Something Like Marriage, we dive into part two from Simplifying Gift Giving for Couples. After talking about giving gifts in a relationship, we realized there seemed to be something else connected with my desire to receive gifts from Jon. I love giving gifts. It is like a puzzle waiting […]
In this episode of our relationship podcast Something Like Marriage, we unravel simplifying gift giving for couples during the holidays and our history of miscommunication during Christmas. (There may be some miscommunication on the episode, always keeping it real for you.) When we were young, around thirteen, I set my expectations for Jon’s gift giving. He […]