I have been told by several friends and acquaintances how thoughtful I am when it comes to giving gifts. I never really thought it was anything out of the ordinary, however, with people sharing that what I do for others is unique and rare I have come to see that it is who I am. … More Year 1
I have been a cruise fanatic since my first at 9 years old. So when planning a babymoon I thought, “Why Not?!” We got engaged on Carnival Inspiration, honeymooned on Royal Caribbean Freedom Of The Seas so water is our thing – I have turned my husband into a cruise lover too! 🙂 Mission accomplished! First-day … More Our babymoon trip!
May 26, 2017 We arrived at our Lady Antebellum Heartbreak tour concert. Trying to win VIP seats we were logging in our information at this computer with about 15 other people. Somehow out of all those registering we got approached by a lady who wanted to know if we would be interested in getting a … More Timeshare experience
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