How to handle being upset with your spouse

Let them know you are upset and need space – This is so important. You need to let the person know that you are upset and need space. Don’t just storm off without saying anything or start treating them badly and expect them to know something is going on.  Take a breather – You need […]

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How to Love Your Husband

Loving your husband even after a bad day  We all have bad days. Some of these bad days are worse than others. Some are caused by kids acting out, lack of sleep, family, work, money, and so on.  With life throwing us curve balls left and right, how do we show our husband love in […]

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5 Things My Husband Wants From Me

I asked my husband to tell me 5 things he wanted from me as a wife. This is what he said.  Intimacy – I think most men would agree with this. Intimacy is an important part of our marriage and helps us feel loved and connected in a way only we can do for each […]

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12 First Year Medicine Cabinet Must Haves

I have two young boys and have learned that there are certain things that every parent needs to have in their home throughout the first year of their baby’s life. Here is my list of must haves (Links for these items will be at the bottom) Gripe Water – This is supposed to help with […]

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How a text a day helps my marriage

The difference a text a day can make in your marriage    With a 10 month old and a 3 year old, we don’t get much time for “us”. We get so caught up in…   Handling temper tantrums Helping our toddler through his new fears Going through teething Dealing with two little ones who […]

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12 Breastfeeding Must Haves

I have successfully nursed 2 kids. My first, I nursed until he was 14 months old. I am now 10.5 months into nursing my second. Here are some things that I have picked up along the way. I hope they help you as much as they have helped me. Must haves that you should Purchase […]

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The Day I Accepted My Kids Aren’t Sleeping Through The Night

The day I accepted my kids aren’t sleeping through the night.  I have struggled with frustration and anger over the last several months. At first, because my baby wasn’t sleeping through the night while my friends babies were. Then because my toddler (who has slept through the night since 11 months) was now waking 2-3 […]

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Connecting with my Husband in the Midst of Chaos

My family is in the midst of chaos. If you’ve read my other posts, we are still struggling with a 10 month old who won’t sleep through the night and a 3 year old with a sudden fear of being alone. Long story short, both boys are up 1-2 times at night, meaning 2-4 times […]

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Choosing to love your husband even when you don’t feel like it

This has been hard for me. I get upset and frustrated so easily with two little ones. My 3 year old is still going through the terrible twos and tantrums and started waking throughout the night.  My 10 month old has been teething and nursing and still not sleeping through the night.    With not […]

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Communicating with Somebody who Struggles to Communicate

 Communication comes easy for me but is hard for my husband. Over the years, I have learned a few things that help us with communication. It’s a work in progress and we have come a long way from where we began. Here are some things that work for us… Ask yes and no questions. Sometimes […]

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