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Why I “Serve” My Husband

After a somewhat controversial comment I posted in an online stay-at-home mom group I am a part of… I decided to write a post on why I “serve” my husband. This is probably my first controversial blog post, but here we go: One mom decided to write the group and ask what she should do about her husband who was distant, grumpy, not helping around the house, or with the kids anymore. The moms in the group immediately went into attack mode and started tearing the husband to shreds. They were anything but helpful to…

10 little things that help make a difference in your marriage

Always greet each other warmly It can be easy to greet your spouse with exhaustion due to a long day at work, or from being with the kids all day. Try your best to put the day behind you and greet your spouse with a warm smile. I understand that there will be days where greeting your spouse in this way will be harder than other days, but try your best to make this a daily practice. Always give each other a kiss hello & goodbye No matter the day, mood, or time, kissing your spouse when you first see…

How to End Stay-At-Home Mom Envy

Why do we always want what other’s have? The grass is always greener on the other side, right? I was born with crazy curly hair, but after straightening it to death, I now have flat wavy hair. Now I want my curls back!! I mentioned in an earlier post about my struggle with envy. I was (and kind of still am) jealous of my husband’s job. He can enjoy coffee on his way to work in peace while it’s still warm! He also has adult conversations and a specific purpose at work. Did I…

Date Night Tips for Parents

Hi Parents! When you are a parent it is very important to have date night. This article gives a few tips on how to turn those dates into a success! Sometimes we get so wrapped up in our kids that we forget about our spouse, and most of the time there is no other way. Obviously our children need us to care for their everyday needs, but your spouse needs you too! That is why it is important to set some time aside to be together. I put together 4 Date Night Tips to help you get back to dating…