The Secret Lives of Boys - Part 3

See? I told all ya’ll that I would get around to the 3rd installment. And all ya’ll were like, “Psh. OKAY. I’ll believe it when I see it, Annie…” Well, believe it, oh ye of little faith. BELIEVE it.Okay…where was I? Something about men… or boys. Or some combination of the two. Hang on, let me get my notes…...more

Learning To Leap {Relationships}

Relationships are one of the most messy and beyond beautiful things that God has created. They are full of unknowns, hurts, regrets, growth, and beauty. When they are at their best, you're walking on clouds and singing with the birds; when they're in turmoil, you're licking your wounds and trying to figure out where to go from there....more

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

The Secret Lives of Boys - Part 2

So, basically, I had these unrealistic and completely unreasonable expectations for the men in my life.And then I got married....more

5 Things Reality TV Teaches Us About Relationships

Driving along this morning I didn't see a wreck but I definitely heard one.  I really didn't want to...but like any complete disaster I just couldn't bring myself to retune the radio. My favourite morning hosts revealed to a pregnant wife that her husband did, according to the results of a lie detector test, cheat on her. The meltdown was spectacular as the hosts, and the rest of Phoenix, listened in to what was probably the beginning of the end....more
Such a great post! Each one is so true, let's hope more people take it to heart.  I personally ...more

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

Last Saturday night, my husband Rob 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 FergusonChris RockDavid LettermanSteve Carell Rob said, “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

What's the Deal With "Steak And Blow Job Day"?

When I first heard about "Steak and Blow Job Day," I cracked up laughing. My husband of seven months insisted that this "holiday," celebrated on March 14, was a day for men to be treated special. He said that I had to cook him a steak and give him a blow job to show him my appreciation. Since these were two things I did regularly, I shrugged him off; what made March 14th any different? He then asked, "Well don't you want extra special things on Valentine's Day? Don't I get you flowers all the time?" I had to admit that he had a point, so I humored him and looked online for more information because I wasn't convinced he wasn't pulling my chain. ...more
Sadie's Gathering  There really is no argument about S&BJ day. Regardless of the possibility ...more

Single? Take the time to work on you

 We’ve all done it. Admit it.(And if not, you’re probably not human)When we’re found in the single zone, when all of our other friends are coupled up, getting married and starting families, we are wondering what the fresh hell is wrong with us.Yes, because that is the reason! There is something wrong with us. We have too much flab, maybe our laugh turned the person off, or maybe you’re just plain ugly and you should hide your face.Let me tell you this: none of that is true....more

How to cut him off! (for good this time)

How to cut him off....more
Yooouuuu!!! what a good read!!!more