How Breaking Up Saved Our Marriage

Jay and I just celebrated our 10 year wedding anniversary last month with a trip to Pigeon Forge, TN. Flashback to a year ago though, and I really didn’t think we would get to that anniversary milestone. In the summer of 2015, Jay and I broke up. We tried to continue to live together for […]

5 Tips To Help Make Your Relationship Last Forever

Married life is full of challenges. Disagreements, fights, and offenses are inevitable but if partners put enough effort into their relationship, they will manage to avoid all those pitfalls and keep their love alive. Psychologists and relationship experts share the secrets of happy long-term relationships.

6 Reasons Why I’m Thankful I Met My {Almost Ex} Husband

My husband and I separated. I felt it was important to share this here because you won’t be seeing many more posts from him {he has a few coming} and I didn’t want you readers to wonder why. We have been together over 9 years and our 9 year wedding anniversary would be in February. […]

Keep Good Going With Your Gifts To Those You Love #sponsored

This post was sponsored by New York Life. Find out how New York Life can help you and your family Keep Good Going by visiting When I was growing up, I had this dream of being an artist. Everywhere I looked, I saw something that I wanted to create. I had a great imagination […]

Does Your Family Need A Tech Timeout? #sponsored

Tech Timeout ~ Between the laptop, the smart phone, the TV and the smart speaker, it seems that we always have some sort of tech device running in our household. My husband loves messing with the smart speaker that we have in the living room and listening to his music collection. It’s very rare that […]

Cool Tees And Accessories For The Entire Family At Happydipcreations! {Sponsored Review}

Happydipcreations ~ Today we received the cutest and funniest things in the mail! We ordered a shirt, bag, and doggy shirt off of Happydipcreations. This website sells many cute and hilarious products for people with a great sense of humor!

First Snow of 2012!!

  The view from my back deck on 2/19/12! My husband’s work was closed (he works 3rd) and my daughter’s school is closed tomorrow! Yay for snow days, curling up under a comfy blanket on the couch with the dogs, and hot coffee!