5 Ways to Make Meaningful Conversation in Your Marriage

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Do you remember when you first met your spouse? Think back about that time and remember how great it felt to talk for hours on the phone, or how having dinner together was a treat just because you were able to spend quality time with them and have great conversation. You enjoyed one another and couldn’t wait to hear about each other’s day, family, and/or dreams. However many years into marriage … [Read more...]

12 Marriage Devotionals to Strengthen Your Marriage

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A devotional to do together as a couple  can be a wonderful way to grow your marriage and your relationship with the Lord!  I have put together a list of great devotional books for couples that can strengthen your marriage, these are the best of the best and have some amazing authors! *affiliate links included The Love Dare Day by Day Devotional Book for Couples   Alex Kendrick Night … [Read more...]

10 Things I Want My Daughter to Look for in a Husband

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Talking to our teens about certain issues can sometimes be hard and awkward but it is extremely important that we do it!  We live in a time where the culture will sell our kids a lot of things that are not healthy for them and we want them to take their cues from us, not the world!Talking to our kids about their future spouse's can be one of those tough talks!  However we want them to know how … [Read more...]

Ten Gifts for Your Husband this Valentine’s Day that Don’t Cost a Dime

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Valentine's Day will be here soon and it is a fun day to be intentional with your husband!  We never want our marriages to be about one day, so this post is a great one to keep in mind all year!  Sometimes our husbands can be very hard to buy a gift for, for the most part they are not usually as into chocolate and flowers as we are but there are some things they are into and they don't cost a … [Read more...]

My Favorite Marriage Posts of All Time

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There are some marriage posts over the years that have really moved me, so I thought if they blessed me maybe they would bless you!  These posts really moved me on a deep level and spoke to my heart about a subject I feel passionate about!  I hope you enjoy them as much as I did! How to make love into a marriage by Ann Voskamp The One Thing Your Husband Really Wants From You (and it's not … [Read more...]

How to Set Goals as a Family… That Actually Last

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The New Year is here and it is the perfect time to be thinking about setting goals. We often think of goal setting for our businesses, homeschooling, or even our health.  Most of us want to set individual goals or resolutions; however we don’t usually think to set family goals. I want to encourage you this year to do something different!  Have a family meeting where you have some simple snacks … [Read more...]

5 Prayers to Daily Pray for My Husband

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Praying for our spouse is so important!  We should never underestimate the power of prayer and what it can do for our husband/wife! Join me at The Better Mom today where I share 5 Daily Prayers I pray for my husband!  I would love to know what you would add! … [Read more...]

Learning Your Husband’s Love Language

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A while back I did a post on Learning Your Children's Love Language and it has been one of my most read posts!  This really hits a spot for parents and is something that is very important to them!  I thought it would be fun to talk about our spouses in this way too!  SO, this month I'm covering the husbands and next month my husband will guest post for the wife's!  So excited about that! One of … [Read more...]

Finding Ways to Connect as a Couple

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Today I am at The Better Mom sharing ways my husband and I have learned to develop a deep friendship over the years!  We have been married 20 years and have experienced a lot of life together!  Please join me there today! If you are visiting from The Better Mom today I would love it if you stayed awhile and read some of my most popular posts that is listed on my sidebar.  If you subscribe you … [Read more...]

10 Inexpensive Holiday Date Nights!

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The holidays can be a perfect time to connect with your spouse!  There are so many wonderful things you can do together and dare I say, "romantic" .  There is something about the glowing of Christmas lights or fresh baked goods that scream togetherness!  I wanted to put a list together of some ideas you could do with your spouse this year or for the years to come during the holidays! Take a … [Read more...]