Every couple desires a healthy and happy marriage – but how do you nurture a relationship on a daily basis? It’s inevitable. You’re scrolling through Facebook during downtime at work or when the kids are napping. Picture after picture you see it – flowers sent to work offices, little gifts presented in the morning, fancy, … Read more Make Yours A Healthy and Happy Marriage – Every Day!
This year I went on the hunt for non-candy Valentine’s ideas for kids to make instead of buying the usual candy. Valentine’s Day has become so commercialized and inundated with candy, plastic toys, and other unnecessary items. The candy just adds to the never-ending flow of processed sugar (that I try to keep our family … Read more Non-Candy Valentine’s Gift Ideas for Kids
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