How to Deal with First-World Problems Sitting on the porcelain throne in my home, I actually do feel like a queen. All regal and imperial. Life decisions are discovered and made there. Candy Crush levels are passed on the first attempt. Twitter feeds are read. Instagram hearts are given out. Facebook friends suddenly are interesting; Continue Reading
I found the normal setting for our family Photo by Igor Ovsyannykov on Unsplash Friday nights in a house of 6 people. Exciting times. Or, you might think they are crazy, insane times. It’s not like that tonight. I love how my home has its own rhythm of loud and quiet. Busy and stillness. Insanity and Continue Reading
In just a few days, winter will be over until December. I’m always excited to see the end of winter; the cold nights, slippery ice, frosted covered vehicles, and freezing coldness is never my favorite. However, I have now seen 37 different winters. Some colder than others, but each individually unique. Yes, that is exactly Continue Reading
Very easy tips that are simple and fun to do.
it is just a few weeks away…time to start thinking and planning for Spring. This can be an extra special time of love for the 2 of you. So enjoy the warmer weather and let the love bloom!
-Plant flowers together
-Take a walk outside and hold hands
-Visit someplace beautiful – like the Biltmore House
-Enjoy spring break together!
-Have a picnic outside
No matter what you do, make it special this Spring.
Make it sweet
and make it fresh! Just like the promise of Spring!
This month, February has been a blockbuster month of fun and interesting movies that have been released. My husband and I took our family to see Peter Rabbit, and realized through this there were many great lessons for life and marriage through it. In case, you haven’t seen it. There will be spoilers below. Consider Continue Reading
One summer, a few years ago, I spent seven weeks in Maine working at a small hospital emergency room. During those times, I was all alone. Our children were in Virginia with their grandmother, and my husband was working full-time in Tennessee. Every day I called him and we chatted, and while I enjoyed talking with Continue Reading
Simple tips that will leave you feeling better and able to enjoy the day.
Recently, I shared how to release the shadow of regret. Once you let go of the regrets in your life it is important to focus on what you can do to increase encouragement in your life.
Agape Love Box Cue the perfect box, for the perfect date night in. With the blustery cold weather and dropping temperatures, this date box is the perfect way to spend quality time together with your spouse. Add in some quiet romantic music, some grilled steaks, and promise yourself…No talking about work, or the kids, or Continue Reading
Reflecting back on 2017 and the best lesson I learned from it. Change. It is coming, whether we like it or not. Change can be small things like gray hair or wrinkles. Or, change can be huge like a job switch, a birth of a baby, or even a death. Learning to accept each change Continue Reading