Lots of good hearty healthy food. The LDS Church meets many of the criteria for cult behavior. My advice is, as others have said, have no expectations, expect that you will spend the majority of holidays, birthdays, family gatherings, valentines day, anniversaries alone or with other family or friends.
Anyway, before you marry you should work out anything hypothetical that might come up in the future. Hello to everyone in this thread. If you think your girlfriend's resistance to being exposed to anything critical of Mormonism sounds cult-like, you are right. For every lesson and sermon preached about loving everyone, there are one or two lessons on avoiding outsiders because they will destroy your eternity. I guess I was just hoping there was way for it to work.
Please realize I know how the church works, was extremely active and raised good kids. I love this post and this perspective. I wish there was a mother's support network for us all to join and meet up. What do you think is a reasonable expectation for how much time you will spend together, how often you will talk, etc. Amasa enjoys art, music, and traveling. You guys sound like you have a great and committed relationship - a true jewel in this world. I read through a few of the LDS.
Home no title About Contact. How is that gonna work. My husband is on call today, gone the entire weekend.