Category: Relationships

Finding time to get to know each of my kids

Finding time to get to know each of my kids

It’s important for me to spend quality solo time with each of my girls. The best way for me to do this is with solo weekend trips.

Too busy for professional marriage counseling?  Try this!

Too busy for professional marriage counseling? Try this!

Do-it-yourself marriage counseling! Give it a try.

How we keep the spark alive, after a baby, then twins

How we keep the spark alive, after a baby, then twins

How do I keep the spark alive after 10 years and 3 kids (twins!)? I realized I needed to write my own love story because fairy tales just are not cutting it. Here are 6 tips to help keep the spark in a relationship.

A Letter to My 22-Year-Old Self

A Letter to My 22-Year-Old Self

If you could write a letter to your younger self, what would you say?

New baby, new love…bonding with each baby is different

New baby, new love…bonding with each baby is different

Feeling closer to one baby or another at first is not a good or bad thing; it’s just what it is. I will fully admit I bonded with my oldest daughter (a singleton) a lot earlier than I did with my twin daughters.

My 3 Big New Year’s Resolutions

My 3 Big New Year’s Resolutions

How often do people magically change who they are because their calendar flipped to a new page? Let’s think about what we want to do MORE of. Here are my 3 big New Year’s Resolutions.

When things get really tough – Finding Magic Moments in Life

When things get really tough – Finding Magic Moments in Life

In response to recent events in Paris, we are all looking for goodness in the world. I discussed a viral video with one of my best friends and she graciously offered to write another guest piece about finding magic moments with your kids.

Oh no she didn’t! – How to Handle 3rd-Party-Marriage Intruders

Oh no she didn’t! – How to Handle 3rd-Party-Marriage Intruders

3rd-party-marriage intruders are easy to spot because they were your partner’s “person” before you, but now they are not and it can create an issue.

Thanksgiving Edition! What I’m Thankful for This Year

Thanksgiving Edition! What I’m Thankful for This Year

Instead of the usual “healthy kids, gainfully employed, happy to have a home” list; I created a less conventional list of what I’m thankful for this year.

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