Submission in a marriage gets a bad rap. It’s not what mainstream media would have you believe. The woman is not a slave, she is not silent, she is not subservient. The man is the head of the household, but they are partners. But sometimes things can’t be agreed upon and unless it’s against the law, or a sin the woman is supposed to defer to the man- and let me tell you since becoming a Christian that’s one of my favorite parts. I always had to make the tough calls, but now that hubby is saved he is the head of the household as well as the spiritual leader of our home. I can hand that hat to him. If you want to know more about what marital submission REALLY is, don’t read mainstream media, go to the source, check out Christian resources. Men and women are equal partners, with different roles. Men and women are different for a reason.
Anyway all that to say, tomorrow is going to be a very long day for me. I have to drop big one at Church 35 minutes away by 8am, and at 11am not far away I see PollyAnna. It doesn’t make sense to go home so I figured I would go to a coffee shop and read, or blog, or catch up on blogs, but hubby- STRONGLY suggested I contact a friend and visit for a while. I put it off until almost 10pm tonight, but I finally submitted and texted her. No response yet. I won’t cry if she’s not available 😉
I also get to see the endocrinologist tomorrow. I am nervous and happy at the same time. I know we need to talk about the thyroid, but I also want to talk about my insulin resistance which is what she used to treat me for. I don’t want to end up like my dad in 18 years.
Today was a LONG day. I had PT, then went to Walmart for some necessities. When I got home little one was too sick to go to the birthday party we had been invited to, so I went. It took some courage on my part to go and socialize AND be outside but I made it, and I enjoyed seeing my friends that I haven’t seen in a while. I am proud of myself.
My mom still hasn’t responded to my email and it’s making me extremely anxious, I want to know what she has to say good or bad.
I guess that’s about all for today. I am sure I will blog tomorrow. Wish me luck for my very long day ahead.
*update- friend texted back going to her house after I drop big one off**