Thoughts · Traditional Values

The Ring Then The Roof: Why I’m Against Living Together Before Marriage

I’ve had the idea of writing this for a while now, though I just haven’t realised how I would express it properly until a situation like this occurred to one of my friends recently. I am against living together before marriage (or at least late engagement) for men and women, with very few exceptional circumstances.…… Continue reading The Ring Then The Roof: Why I’m Against Living Together Before Marriage

Thoughts · Traditional Values

The Demonisation Of Dads: Bring Back Our Fathers

As some of you may already know, I was raised from my teen years by my father. My mother left the picture and it was just my sibling and I under our father’s care. It was a tumultuous time full of confusion, sadness and shock. My father for one, had not wanted or even expected…… Continue reading The Demonisation Of Dads: Bring Back Our Fathers

Thoughts · Traditional Values

Aspire Not To Have More But To Be More

This week my father and I had a good look through our family finances, the bills – we had to chuckle when we realised that the same pattern had repeated the last few months with our electricity bill. We were under the consumption limit for a one person household. We are a three person family…… Continue reading Aspire Not To Have More But To Be More

Dating · Traditional Values

Dare To Be Domestic: Traditional Living & Relationships

You triumphed at dating and now you have yourself a traditional relationship. Congratulations! Or maybe you already are in a relationship and you want to shift to a more traditional, respectful relationship that honors both your strengths. Lovely. Traditional relationships are very structured and have very clear values and boundaries, which make it very easy…… Continue reading Dare To Be Domestic: Traditional Living & Relationships

Motivation · Traditional Values

Dare To Be Domestic: Traditional Living & Part-time Work

Now that you’ve decided to dedicate some time at home and you may not have a reason to stay at home full time yet, depending on your family’s needs, you may be thinking – how do I help earn, then? While men are the breadwinners and providers of the family, there is nothing wrong with…… Continue reading Dare To Be Domestic: Traditional Living & Part-time Work

Thoughts · Traditional Values

Dare To Be Domestic: Traditional Living & Financial Management

So now you’re thinking about part-time work and readying yourself to be more settled at home. You will have less income at home now, though you are content to live more simply. How do you live simply, then? Being frugal and living simply doesn’t mean literally having nothing and buying nothing. It doesn’t mean counting…… Continue reading Dare To Be Domestic: Traditional Living & Financial Management