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Encouraging Words for Your Husband

As a wife, it's so easy to get in the throes of everyday living.  You're raising kids and doing everything necessary to run a household.  But, have you built up your husband lately?  Sometimes we, as wives, forget to speak encouraging words to our husbands.  If this...

Happy Married Life: Rules for a Happy Marriage

Having a happy and healthy marriage is something that couples should strive for.  It's not always easy to know what steps to take to create that kind of marriage, though. You may be completely in love with your spouse, but sometimes that is not enough to sustain a...

25 At Home Dates for Married Couples

Once you get married and have kids, that thing called dating becomes almost non-existent.  I have heard of those couples (fictitious, maybe?) who have their scheduled date night once a month and everything is fine and dandy.  But, for folks like us, at home dates are...

Money Arguments in Marriage and How to Stop Them

Money issues in marriage are a leading cause of divorce in America.  This fact doesn’t surprise me since I hear about and have experienced my own money arguments in marriage.  Money stresses people out, bottom line. I will never forget the evening my husband told me...

Marriage Therapy: When You Should Go and What You Can Expect

If you have ever found yourself struggling in your marriage, you know the feeling of desperation.  You want so badly to be happy and to have your relationship at a peaceful place. You might wonder if marriage therapy would be the answer to your problems.  Sometimes,...

12 Awesome Books on Marriage

When a couple wants to improve their marriage, reading books on marriage is something that can be done inexpensively and quickly.  Part of maintaining a healthy marriage (and saving a failing marriage) is to learn about relationships and how to get along with your...

7 Signs of an Unhealthy Marriage: And What to Do About It

When you got married, you probably had a certain set of expectations.  You probably thought that you would always get along with your spouse and things would be wonderful until the end of time.  You probably didn’t expect to ever have an unhealthy marriage. Most...

Advice for Husbands of Stay-at-Home Moms

If there is one piece of the stay-at-home mom puzzle that gets overlooked often, I would have to say it’s the husbands.  Husbands of stay-at-home moms are a huge part of a successful family. There is a ton of advice out there for husbands of stay-at-home moms, some...

60 Hobbies for Moms

When I first became a mom, I had a few different hobbies that I loved.  Even with a baby, I could still find the time and energy to swim during nap time.  I could run with my baby in the jogging stroller and could even find that last little bit of energy to do some...