10 Ways to Reconnect with Your Husband

Need to reconnect with your husband? It happens to us all.Our lives become routine, and as we work through our day-to-day, we can neglect those smaller parts of our relationships until the edges become frayed. At these times, it's important to refresh ourselves, and a great way to do that is to reconnect with your husband.Nothing breathes new life into your soul like a little romance, right? Strengthening your relationship means strengthening yourself....more

Walking Each-other Home

I spent a lot of time and energy worrying about love. ...more

Famous last words: 'I'll never marry a farmer.'

I have some special guests today on the blog: my parents!...more

My Marriage: where the woman is occasionally irrational, because the man is dense

Last Saturday night, my husband and I decided to write our list of five fantasy freebie people who don’t count as cheating. The only rule was celebrities only, because “that cute girl at the gym” was definitely not a fair, nor wise, choice.My ListJohn StewartCraig FergusonDavid LettermanJerry SeinfeldSteve Carell(and George Clooney of course)My husband said, “that’s six, and I don’t think you’re grasping the point of the list.”...more
Good Lord I just saw your comment! I guess Blogher doesn't send an email to notify. That's a ...more

50 Shades of Momsie

50 Shades of Momsie   Oh, come on. You know I couldn’t leave it alone, right? ...more

Eat, Drink and Be Married: A DIY Engagement Basket!

One of my best girlfriends got engaged over the weekend and I couldn’t be happier for her and her fiancé! Her fiancé not only surprised her with a gorgeous ring, but he also surprised her by inviting all their family and friends to celebrate at a local restaurant later that night! She was so surprised and couldn’t stop smiling all night long! We are beyond thrilled for the two of them!...more

You Never...Until You Do

Do y'all have a list of "nevers" in your head?You know the list...that slightly self-righteous all-knowing "Well, I'll never do this" or "I'll never do that" list."I'll never date a bad boy.""I'll never lie to my parents.""I'll never take the easy route.""I'll never get married.""I'll never have kids.""I'll never get fat." "I'll never stay in a bad marriage.""I'll never get divorced."...more

"In a Relationship"" It Was Never that Simple for Me

A few days ago a Facebook friend posted that she was "In a Relationship" with another person who is an actual, real life friend of mine and I wondered to myself, what event or decision precipitated that declaration?Is it a thing that one person asks the other if it's okay to change one's status on Facebook from single to "In a Relationship?" It has to be, why wouldn't it be? There are lots of things that are things now that weren't before. Just like there are things that were, like going steady and getting pinned, that are no more. My life needs a bookmark....more