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Marriage Monday: The Bedroom Talk

Marriage Monday: The Bedroom Talk

Let’s talk about sex baby. We live in generation that equates sex within marriage as boring. Ted Cunningham gives a very funny yet instructional talk that the opposite can be true. He teaches that the more we talk about sex, the more we can gain excitement in the bedroom. That can be a tough conversation … Continue reading

Marraige Monday: Marriage Wisdom

Speakers Dave and Ann Wilson  gave this talk called Marriage Wisdom to our church last fall.  Their wisdom, insight, and humor will challenge and inspire you no matter where you find your marriage. The Wilsons have been married for more than 30 years and are the co-founders of the Rock Your Marriage and Rock Your Family ministry resources (plus … Continue reading

Why is Love So Hard?

Why is Love So Hard?

Chris and I recently attended a marriage retreat lead by Chip Judd.  The wisdom we gleamed was gold.  Here is a link to Chip’s message ” Why is Love So Hard?” that he gave at Seacost. It contains much of the info he shared with us. We learned the key to a healthy marriage was … Continue reading

Hi, I’m Kaitlyn and Ava’s Mom

Hi, I’m Kaitlyn and Ava’s Mom

On our way to our first premie followup appointment, I call to let them know we’re running late. “Hi, I’m Maya Schopmeyer, Kaitlyn and Ava’s mom,” I say. My heart skips a beat, and Chris and I look at each other. Woah, this is one of those holy moly moments in life when you realize … Continue reading

My Husband the Hero

My Husband the Hero

My husband Chris is my hero.  For the last 9 days I’ve been on bed rest, Chris has been the most gracious husband and has served me like a queen.  When the doc told me I’d have to incline at no higher than 45 degrees, he immediately purchased a recliner for me (courtesy of gift … Continue reading

Clomid Babies!

Clomid Babies!

This is the week 7 sonogram we found out we were having twins.  My husband Chris was speechless for about 10 minutes, and then he celebrated. To be honest, we had no expectations that it would work. My body was not producing enough estrogen to ovulate, so my doctor prescribed Clomid* to encourage my ovaries … Continue reading

Can’t Even Change a Diaper

Can’t Even Change a Diaper

I’m 33 with twins on the way, and can’t even change a diaper. Neither does my husband.  We’re first-time parents, 14 weeks pregnant, and in this together baby! Welcome to Married With Twins.  You’ll share in the details of our twin pregnancy and marriage, the good, bad and the ugly. Come alongside us on the … Continue reading