We are still going on this road to get debt free. As previously mentioned in Adios, plastic! Hello, paper! Still in Baby Step #2 (But Credit Cards are gone YAY) We are attacking our home mortgage, car payment, and a repo car loan that took us to collections. So scary, but you know what it won’t … More Our debt free journey
I don’t know what I would do without Michael. Before we found out we were pregnant we had our fair share of fights or what we call “growing opportunities” however experiencing this new season has been a tug on us emotionally. Not saying this journey is going to get easy, but with God at the … More My Hero & Rock
Happy Marriage – Fawn Weaver (creator of Happy Wives Club) After listening to this Focus on the Family broadcast, I wanted to try it out. Rating how you are doing in the marriage department as a couple can be so helpful in building better communication. It can be a bit scary not knowing what your spouse … More Rate me, wake up!
My birthday month was a roller coaster of emotions and it ended with tears of joy and lots of smiles. February 28th is the date we decided I should take another pregnancy test (our 3rd one). We had just gotten home from the grocery store I had to tay (my name for pee) so I grabbed … More February 28
After reading a chapter from The Magnolia Story I learned the Gaines have never had a TV in their home (13 years no TV). I am not a big TV person, but the primary relax option for my husband is “couch + TV” with a movie. Before we got married I shared with him that I … More Love Needs Muscle Confusion
I have to say this was an adventure. We had no clue what we were getting into. We prayed beforehand to have the right people join our group and left the rest to God. This was difficult to do as I know Michael wanted to do well and I wanted our group to grow in the … More Co-leading a Bible Study
So here ya go with my 10 things I have learned about marriage: Healthy communication is the root to a successful day Going to church together is essential to our spiritual growth Trying new things has opened us up to fun experiences Differences in our thinking has been challenging, yet exhilarating Sharing honestly in a … More Happy 6 Months
I have to say the biggest hurdle being married which I didn’t see coming was this idea of comparing myself to Michael’s past. I tried not to think about it, but somehow it always came up. We all come into a relationship with baggage – I have baggage and I also had a lot of … More Don’t be a copy
In movies you see the guy plan the date. They shower the young lady with gifts, dinner, and some fun activity. After you get married some people forget to date their spouse. I knew early on I was wanting to continue to date Michael and plan it in our calendar each week. I heard a … More I love dating!
New Year’s brings a season of freshness. For some reason, the beginning of a new year allows for us to dream again. That is very much the case with me. With that my focus I sought after resources that would lead me to my goal. Trust me this was a bit overwhelming. When I go … More Gratitude