Marriage

Unique Gift Ideas To Help Couples Reconnect

Unique Gift Ideas To Help Couples Reconnect

  My post What 2016 Has Taught Me About Intimacy in My Marriage talked about the ways me and my husband developed deeper intimacy.  So I thought it would be fitting to create a Christmas gift guide to help couples reconnect.  I choose gifts that […]

What 2016 Has Taught Me About Intimacy In My Marriage

What 2016 Has Taught Me About Intimacy In My Marriage

  While me and my husband laid on the bed last night, while we playing with Sugar Bee (our newest addition). My husband looked at me and said “you know I feel closer to you than ever before”.  I smiled because I felt exactly the […]

Why Did I Get Married?

Why Did I Get Married?

If you are a fan of Tyler Perry then you know the movie Why Did I Get Married? The movie explores the relationship between 4 couples and is told from both the husbands and wives perspective.  Each couple had their set of issues and Tyler Perry […]

Supporting Your Spouse During a Loss

Supporting Your Spouse During a Loss

Death is something that no one likes to deal with, but it happens.  Sometimes the loss is expected and other times it’s unexpected. What I’ve learned is neither circumstance makes it easier.  I’ve mentioned before  that during the first year of our marriage me and […]

Marriage Fitness : What To Do When Date Night Is Impossible

Marriage Fitness : What To Do When Date Night Is Impossible

I’m apart of a mommy Facebook group.  Valentines Day was coming up and each mommy talked about their date night plans.  I sat on the other side of the screen scrolling through responses, and felt a bit of envy.  If only we lived by family, […]

Ask Away Thursday – I Need Help Deciding Where to Work!

Ask Away Thursday – I Need Help Deciding Where to Work!

We have another Ask Away Thursday! This weeks question is from a mama who needs help deciding where to work. She also a fellow military spouse.  Let’s help her out. Follow me

How We Survived On One Income as Newlyweds

How We Survived On One Income as Newlyweds

When I first became a stay-at-home mom I wasn’t thrilled with not having my own income.  I was worried about my ability to help my family financially, and wondered if I was up for the challenge. Follow me

5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Be Ashamed to See A Marriage Counselor

5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Be Ashamed to See A Marriage Counselor

  I remember when me and my husband got married.  Everyone’s words of advice were to NEVER EVER talk to other’s about our marital issues.  That stuck with me during our first year of marriage.  I thought “I can handle whatever problems arise in our […]

When Your Spouse Is Gone  A LOT

When Your Spouse Is Gone A LOT

It never gets easier, you know, when they leave.  They may be getting deployed, traveling for work, or work late shifts, but the process is always the same.  You try to mentally prepare yourself for your time apart.  You wonder how you will manage it […]