6 Topics I Think Every Wife Blogger Should Touch On (At Least Once)

I’ve gotten such a warm welcome in to the wifey and relationship blogger community so far and I have to say that although mommy bloggers get a...more

Postmortem: Should Men Get Gifts On Valentine's Day

Every February as Valentine’s Day approaches The Man and I argue about who the holiday is really for....more

Small Sentiments: Making Your Valentine Feel Loved All Year Long

These are the Busy Days of Our Lives...more

Waiting for life to change

It is hard to believe that after all the stresses Paul and I have faced in our first 2 years together that our lives in 2011 will be even more chaotic, insane, and full of change.  Life is always changing...that is inevitable, but I thought for sure the only change we'd face in 2011 would be the addition of our little Emma Grace.  I guess it's true that God laughs when you're busy making plans.  From our house falling apart to my recent heart issue to Paul's upcoming deployment...whoa...but what should seem overwhelming doesn't anymore.  I've been so worried...more

Macarena to Pole Dance

Husband wants me to learn to pole dance.  What?!  I couldn't even learn the Macarena!  How am I gonna pole dance?!   Allie http://24inmymind.blogspot.com...more

Joy of Love Day #14

Follow my blog "Rub Some Dirt On It" at http://vermontwhitneys.blogspot.com Today's Joy of Love assignment is to photograph your loved one's wedding jewelry.  I knew immediately which picture I wanted to use (and it's okay to go back and reuse one you already took, I think.  I still had to go through all my pics and reminisce about teeny tiny Em, oohing and aahing and reveling in my baby love).  ...more

Perfect Moment Monday: Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder

My Perfect Moment Monday......more

For Richer, for Poorer, in Sickness and in Health

I could never have imagined the power behind the vows I was uttering. I could never have fathomed that each line would come to fruition in fewer than six years. ...more

over the weekend, but couldn't comment from my iTouch (technical difficulties!). Yay, Katie! I ...more

The Unexpected Divorce

I started thinking about it on Valentine's Day for two reasons. One, a humorous post about things not to do, including giving gas-station flowers. And two, a post written by a woman in pain over being alone.An odd combination, perhaps, but the connection was made. I started thinking about my divorce.I divorced a kind, intelligent man....more

Is comparing pain, or trying to one-up someone in terms of who hurts worse.

We all have our ...more

When Bloggers Write Love Letters

We have these places, these blogs, where we write. I think often of what I'm leaving behind for my daughter to read, but also, my husband. ...more

I love that you wrote about writing love letters, it is exactly what I did for the first time ...more