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December 1, 2015

Happy Liturgical New Year!

In their final blog post, newlyweds Megan and Juan reflect on the joy of sharing their first Advent and Christmas together as a married couple.

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November 17, 2015

Living Out a Fruitful Marriage (before having kids)

Newlywed Megan writes about the “exciting and terrifying” prospect of having children, and how she and her husband Juan express their openness to life and commitment to (God-willing) future children.

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October 26, 2015

Family: The More the Merrier

You’ve probably heard it said that you don’t just marry your spouse, you also marry his or her family.

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September 4, 2015

Work in Progress

Newlyweds Megan and Juan have faced a challenge to many marriages – moving! In the process, they learned a lot about each other and also saw anew how many opportunities marriage gives for growing in virtue.

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August 10, 2015

Our New Family

Megan and Juan are married! Out of all the moments of their wedding day and the days after, Megan writes that one of the most meaningful was when on the flight back to Chile, the newlyweds filled out one custom form “per family.”

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July 10, 2015

The Freedom of the Wedding Vows

Only one week until Megan and Juan’s wedding! Megan reflects on the beauty of the Catholic wedding vows, and how they say everything that she and Juan hope for from their marriage.

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June 15, 2015

Getting to Know Mother Mary

Megan talks about how her love of Mary has grown, and the impact she sees that having on her future married life.

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Set Me as a Seal

Set Me as a Seal

Set me as a seal upon your heart, as a seal upon your arm; For stern as death is love, relentless as the netherworld is devotion (Song of Songs 8:6)

Megan grew up in West Central Wisconsin, the second-oldest in a family of four girls. She studied Theology and Spanish at the University of St. Thomas and is currently working toward a Master of Linguistics degree at the University of Chile. She met her fiancé Juan while studying abroad. Juan, also the second-oldest in a family of four kids, grew up on a farm in Tinguiririca, Chile and is currently finishing his degree in Agronomic Science at the Pontifical University of Chile. The couple will be getting married in July 2015.


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