Roses Don’t Have to be Red: Valentine’s Day Gift Swaps

Growing up, Valentine’s Day was always celebrated in our house. My parents always got my siblings and me a little gift to show us that we were loved. It was something I always looked forward to every year. Because of this, it was hard for me to understand those who didn’t like Valentine’s Day or simply did not celebrate the…

8 Reasons I Love Having an Introverted Husband

He doesn’t always stand out in a crowd but flourishes amongst close friends My husband can seem standoffish in a group setting full of people he doesn’t know, while I am very outgoing and can strike up a conversation with just about anyone. My flaw is that I don’t put a lot of time into…

33 things to ask your Husband over a Bottle of Wine, Tonight

Tonight is a perfect night for a date with your husband. You’re busy, he’s busy, you have kids, I get it. But tonight is the night- no planning, no scheduling. Cancel all your stuffy plans, put the kids to bed, sit down with a bottle (or two) of your favorite wine (or his favorite drink) and…

Why You Should Tell Your Wife, She Looks Fat in that Dress

Q: Do I look fat in this dress? A: No sweetie, not any more than normal. You’re sitting on the couch, watching football, waiting on her to finally get ready to go out to dinner. You’re about to give up on steak and just microwave the leftover pizza in the fridge when she walks into…

3 Unconventional Ways to Solve an Argument

Matthew and I have been together for a total of almost four years now, and we have had our share of arguments. I would not necessarily use the word ‘fight’ to describe our disagreements. It’s not that we don’t have them- we do – It is just Matthew is extremely calm for the most part, and our disagreements rarely escalate into…

5 New Relationship Habits to Adopt 

We have only been married for a little over a month, but have already developed some fun relationship habits that we feel keep our marriage vibrant and fresh. Some of these habits we had prior to getting married and some have developed more recently. I love finding new simple ways to incorporate my husband into…