The Day My View of Weddings Changed

When I was little, I was a flower girl in a couple of weddings. Back then, I just thought weddings were pretty. Pretty flowers, pretty dresses, pretty girls. Just pretty....more

I Need To Start Dating Again

 I need to start dating again. I really do. I need the break from reality, the getting dressed up, the company, the attention, time to stop being “mom” and get back to being me… all of it! I want to go out and get to know someone better.But I don’t want to get back in to the dating scene. I want to date my husband....more

You Want HOW MANY Kids?!

0 or 15, it's nobody's business but your's and your spouse's....more

The Importance of Premarital Counseling: What We Got Out of It

When Dave and I were planning our wedding, we went back and forth a lot on whether we would do premarital counseling. I had spoken with other women who really enjoyed it and felt they got a lot out of it, so I suggested to Dave that we give it a shot. Dave wasn’t quite as excited at the prospect and felt it might be a waste of time. Not that he’s opposed to working out improving our relationship. He just wasn’t convinced that a stranger would be the best person to advise us on it....more
I couldn't agree more. I grew up in the Catholic Church and wanted to get married in the church ...more

You're Either Very Smart . . . or Incredibly Stupid

 Fight, fight! It’s a slippery slope here on the mountain....more

The Bacon Lesson: How Bacon Taught Me Patience

On our first morning living together in our brand new apartment, I decided to demonstrate my incredible cooking skills by bringing my husband a delicious breakfast in bed. I had bacon, eggs, toast, and orange juice all ready to go....more

12 Signs You've Married a Cheapskate

Confession: I married a Cheap SkateKeith and I are pretty similar in most ways and are on the same page with how to handle situations at least 90% of the time without even really discussing it.Should I work after having babies? Absolutely.Should we make popcorn after dinner? DUH.Should we buy the Corvette we’re both coveting? Not practical.Should we quit our great jobs in Knoxville and move to Texas? Sure, why not?Should we spend the extra $0.99 and upgrade to Guacamole with our Fajitas? *crickets*...more
haha really nice topicmore

Does Your Sleeping Position Signal the End?

There has always been speculation about how to interpret the way that we sleep, being a star spread eagled apparently signifies an over confident person whilst the foetal position means we need to feel protected as if back in the womb. However how do you interpret the way you sleep with your partner and do separate bedrooms signify the end of the relationship?Face to Face...more