Marriage

Five Things I’ve Learned After 5 Years of Marriage

1 – Ask For What You Want It sounds so unromantic I used to say, to ask for exactly what you want. I just wanted him to already know what I wanted so I didn’t have to ask. Imagine asking a man to open the door for you? Doesn’t that defeat the purpose? …I don’t… Continue reading Five Things I’ve Learned After 5 Years of Marriage

Heart & Home

25 Days until Christmas – Giving back, Celebrating & Traditions

With only a month left until Christmas we are not far away from the big night, when Santa sleighs into town and brings gifts to all the boys and girls all over the world. As gleaming as the children will be on Christmas morning when they rush down the stairs to see presents under the… Continue reading 25 Days until Christmas – Giving back, Celebrating & Traditions

Marriage

Five Ways to Prevent Day-To-Day Marital Issues from Becoming Big Issues

No matter how perfect a marriage seems, there are always issues, new or old, big or small, seen or unseen that we are dealing with. It doesn’t mean something is wrong, it just means that we are growing and new opportunities are being presented to work together to keep our bonds strong. Nobody gets free… Continue reading Five Ways to Prevent Day-To-Day Marital Issues from Becoming Big Issues

children

Speaking to Children with Our Actions by Enforcing Our Requests

We hear it all the time when it comes to parental advice “Be consistent, mean what you say” and I think for the most part we do (what we are aware of). But in the rush of everyday life do we let our small requests slide without even realizing it? Do we really enforce everything… Continue reading Speaking to Children with Our Actions by Enforcing Our Requests