After the wedding cake is gone and the rice is thrown, set the right tone for the rest of your married life. Helping you prepare for your first romantic getaway, this practical guide offers sound advice on birth control options, God's design for sex, travel arrangments, devotional time together and more. Hardcover.
ISBN: 9780830748235 ISBN-13: 9780830748235 Availability: In Stock
Monthsand sometimes yearsof planning go into creating the perfect wedding. But when the last piece of wedding cake is eaten and the rice is thrown, many couples realize theyve not put much thought into their honeymoon. Because its imperative to let the honeymoon and sexual relationship for a couple set the tone for their life as a couple together, two respected physicians draw from their extensive premarital counseling experiences to compile this invaluable guide of honeymoon essentials. Its all herefrom birth-control options, a calendar for travel arrangements, medications to have on hand to Gods design for the honeymoon. There are even ideas which will help each couple assemble a custom "honeymoon kit." "Brides Eyes Only" and "Grooms Eyes Only" chapters offer solid advice for the sexual relationship. A one-week devotional section with daily reflections for the first week as husband and wife will help launch any marriage with the right spiritual foundation. The time couples invest in preparing for this important week of marriage and life together will reap years of rewards!
WALT LARIMORE, M.D. is one of Americas best-known family physicians and is listed in the Best Doctors in America and Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare. He received his MD from Louisiana State University School of Medicine and his Family Medicine and Sports Medicine residency at Duke University Medical Center. After practicing medicine for more than 20 years, he turned his attention to medical journalism. A nationally known television journalist who hosted Foxs Health Network program, Ask the Family Doctor, Dr. Larimore has been a guest on television programs such as The Today Show, and CBSs Morning Show. He is the author of several previous books, including Alternative Medicine and Going Public with Your Faith. He has been married to his childhood sweetheart, Barb, for more than 30 years and has two adult children.
SUSAN A. CROCKETT, M.D. is a nationally recognized, board-certified obstetrician-gynecologist who spent several years in private practice preparing patients for the honeymoon and marriage. Dr. Crockett received her medical degree from Texas A&M University and her residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Georgetown University Hospital. She is the founder of MediHOME, Inc., a medical management company providing services for the underserved and poor and Medical Home Builders, dedicated to planting medical homes for primary care in underserved communities. She and her husband Dale have four children and reside in San Antonio, Texas.