Category Archives: Marriage

5 habits that will nurture your relationship

Nuture your relationship with these daily habits that can change everything. When we say “I do” we seldom know how much work it will be to continuously nurture our relationship. Marriage can certainly be a messy endeavor. Pairing your entire life with another person is a huge undertaking that can be full of complications, but…

How to Date Your Spouse without Breaking the Bank

Wasn’t it fun to go out with your husband on Valentine’s Day and set aside special time for just the two of you? Why don’t we do that more often?! Oh yeah… time and money. However, continuing to date your spouse throughout your marriage is a great way to promote a stronger marriage. It sets…

Feel Closer to Your Spouse by doing this One Simple Thing

  Falling in Love Do you remember falling in love with your spouse? What a silly question, of course you do! For many of you this involved long talks, exciting dates, and, ultimately, a growing realization that you wanted to spend your life with this person. Along the way you had a first kiss. But,…

Our Adoption Story – 5 years later

Five years ago, we met Jordan for the first time. If you don’t know Mr. Handsome, he is the big brown eyed, brown haired little boy that strutted into our family and turned it upside down. I can hardly believe it has been five years, and at the same time, it feels like an eternity….

10 romantic date ideas

Keep your relationship fun and alive with these 10 romantic date ideas!   My husband and I try our very best to get out once a week for a date night. We try to come up with original ideas, but usually end up going to dinner and a movie, not there is anything wrong with…

Happy New Year!

Dear children, It’s that time of year again, when I reflect on the past year and look forward to a Happy New Year! I’ve always tried to be a good mom to you. I haven’t always succeeded – but I have truly done my best. There are days that I am tired and other times…

pop, pop, pop

Do you ever look at your spouse and wonder who they are? You would think after dating for two and a half years, and being married for eighteen, that you would.  You’ve been with them for twenty birthdays, Easters, and Halloweens.  You’ve seen them sick, happy, mad, confused, tired, hyper, funny, forgetful, and annoying.  You’ve…

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