What if you treated your marriage like a piggy bank - a love bank? My therapist suggested this as an exercise for my husband and me after I revealed we had been arguing more than usual at the time....
I don’t know exactly how it happened. Maybe it was in college when I would walk by the stand of brochures of things to do in the area. Or maybe it was when I moved to a new city...
If you would have told me three years ago that I would meet the love of my life on Tinder, get married, have two kids, and become a stay-at-home mom and wife, I wouldn't have believed you. At that...
Date nights for parents are tough. What used to be easily spontaneous pre-littles is now more tricky and needs to be much more intentionally planned. My husband and I have been extremely fortunate to have help with taking care of...
I remember being 14 when my whole world revolved around the dream of soul mates. "Obsessed" doesn't even begin to cover it. I've always been a romantic. Every male I saw was a contender. "Could he be the one?" Girl,...
Our Dearest Fur-Baby, I’m sorry I haven’t been the best mom to you in the last few years. When we first brought you home 9 years ago, you were our entire world. We doted on you day and night with...
Momjo. I realize I'm making up a word, but it's fitting so I'm going to roll with it. Mom + mojo = Momjo. It's that special, transcendent quality that inherently shines through us all as we raise and guide our...
How many times have we said to ourselves, I can't "wife" today? As in, I'm over-touched, over-tired, and just plain over it. Yeah, I've been guilty of those thoughts on the regular. It's tough trying to be an individual, wife,...
It started when I shuffled past him, arms overloaded with a fresh load of clean laundry. I dropped them into a messy pile on the living room floor and I sat nearby, folding, fuming. I watched my husband punch...