Dear Newlywed, Looking back over the last decade of marriage, I have a thing or two to share with your naïve, confident and optimistic little self.
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I was 26 years young. I imagined a picturesque life as a stay-at-home mom. Then reality quickly (and literally) hit home. Motherhood was not as I imagined.
“What are you two going to have in common?” my mom asked, when I had mentioned that my then-boyfriend, at 14, was older than I. How much older? Just by a four-year punch but significant enough to highlight my taste in older men. I think I’ve always liked older guys. I kept trying to connect […]
Hello you, How long has it been now? Ten years?! Time sure does fly by! I have attended quite a few graduation ceremonies recently, and it’s triggered many memories of you. Seeing so many high school seniors with wide smiles full of promise and hope has reminded me of the way you were. Strong, quiet, […]
Ok, mommas! We are 9 shopping days away from Father’s Day. I’m sure there are some of you out there who purchased, wrapped and hid your gifts weeks ago, but there may be others of you out there (ME) who have no idea where to even start — right? As I began looking for gift ideas for my husband, […]
Have you ever thought of a song that you can’t seem to let go, and you continue to hum it over and over? Or, have you heard that one song on the radio that touches you so deep in your heart that it makes you reflect on your life up to this point? Recently, I listened to the song […]
Who can say that she has a husband that does everything for her? I can. It’s the little things that count— like fixing the coffee in the morning and packing lunch for me. Making sure the girls are bathed and ready for bed by the time I get home. Just knowing what kind of tea […]
It has come to my attention that my husband doesn’t know a few of the things I am entitled to do simply because I am his wife. For example, the ongoing agree-to-disagree, in which the wife always wins round one. Then comes the obvious others like: Reminding him of upcoming bills… weekly. Pretending to be in a deep […]
First, a big THANK YOU to all our fabulous readers for sharing their stories. After all, what fun is a date unless it turns into a good story? But enough from us… here are our top three stories from YOU. Dinner with Baby I used to have so many good date stories…but then I became […]