We Need Your Suggestions!

We Need Your Suggestions!

We're coming up on the one month anniversary of launching Nitty Gritty Love, and we've been blown away by the positive response we've gotten. We have some new ideas in the works for the next couple of months (we'll explain more about that soon), but we want to hear from you! We need your … [Read more...]

Rick Astley Will Let You Down

Rick Astley

I’m not usually this cheesy, I promise. However, my coworkers and I were jamming out to some Rick Astley yesterday (yes, we’re that awesome) when one of them said “Wow…he makes a lot of promises.” I began to think of how he could possibly keep these promises; and I realized he couldn’t. Even if he … [Read more...]

Put Away Your Phone

iPhones in Marriage

My iPhone... We’re joined at the hip, my iphone and me. My iPhone is always by my side. It’s attached to my arm at the gym, it’s on my desk while I’m at work, it’s next to me on the couch while I’m watching TV, it’s on the table next to my plate while I’m eating dinner, and it’s on my nightstand as … [Read more...]

A Letter to Seasoned Wives


Dear seasoned wives, When that young, googley-eyed, head-over-heels in love, newly-engaged girl runs up to you and exclaims the news of her upcoming wedding, please resist the urge to shoot her down. Sure, she probably doesn’t fully understand that the first year of marriage will be far from … [Read more...]

3 Verses for Young Couples


These are the top 3 verses that I have clung to during our first year of marriage. They have helped me tremendously in times of struggle. I encourage you to memorize them! 1. Joshua 1:9 Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for … [Read more...]