A Happy Life

A Happy Life

The old expression goes, "A happy wife, a happy life". While this is true, anybody who knows me will concur that an old limerick is hardly convincing enough to force me to succumb to a patronizing concept such as that! Marriage to me is a journey of recognizing both individuals' unique desires and needs and creating your own "normal" as there is no such thing as a normal marriage. That said, at Clarity Project, we are shaking up the old adage. The act of giving and receiving a ring is meaningful…

Ring Or Painting: The Showdown

Ring or Painting: The Showdown

Having spent years now speaking with young men and women about their desires for engagement rings and alternative ideas, it felt natural to share here my own journey before deciding a ring would be appropriate for us. As my relationship developed with the woman who is now my wife, I pondered for hours of my waking and sleeping hours what I should do for a diamond ring. This, of course, was well before I had the inclination of starting a diamond mine or diamond growing business. The question plagued me…