Reconnecting with your spouse is vital to every marriage but often neglected in most relationships. Spending time with our spouse can sometimes seem like another item on our “to-do” list that we need to “check off”. It has so much more value than we might think though. Many couples complain of stagnant relationships, passionless nights, … Read more 10 Unique Ways to Reconnect With Your Spouse – Part 2
Finding ways to reconnect with your spouse is a daily struggle for most married couples. You look at your partner from across the table and think, “Do I even know him/her?” How did we go from “passionate lovers” to “placid roomates”? What do we have in common anymore? How can we spark the passion and … Read more 10 Unique Ways to Reconnect with Your Spouse – Part 1
It was 3:47 in the morning. My husband and I had been up with our 11 month old since 2:30am. Some very weird stomach bug had hit him and our newly 2 year old. This was night 4 of cleaning up vomit and diarrhea, changing bedsheets, holding buckets, and soothing back to sleep. We were … Read more The Spirit of Selfless Love in Marriage
I was walking out of the community college that I teach part-time the other day and overheard a one-sided phone conversation that left me shaking my head in disbelief. A male student of about 18-19 years of age was walking out of the building behind me and had just called someone. As he was walking … Read more Raising Children To Be Problem Solvers
It’s been the never-ending task organizing my kids’ clothes and decreasing the amount of laundry I have to do. With an active 5.5 year old, a 2.5 year old, and an 11 month old who I have to change outfits 2-3 times a day, clothes have become my nemesis. I’d had enough! I was going … Read more Organizing Your Kids’ Clothes: Say Goodbye To Dressers!