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the way to a man's heart is through his stomach basic recipes for feeding your man well

The Way to a Man’s Heart is Through His Stomach; Fulfilling that Age Old Saying by Feeding Your Man

The Way to A Man’s Heart When my Mr. and I started out at 17 on our own I had no clue how to cook. I made spaghetti once a week every week. We picked out various Hamburger Helpers and added diversity with Tuna Helper. Homestyle Bakes came out and I thought I was a …

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Learn ways to truly speak his love language through physical touch, words of affirmation, gift giving, acts of service, and quality time. Based on Gary Chapman's 5 Love Languages

You Do This & He’ll Feel Loved; Practical Ways to Truly Speak His Love Language

Practical Ways to Truly Speak His Love Language After searching online for what felt like hours Elyssa selected the best wallet for Ben. Best reviews, quality, value. She was so excited to present him with the Amazon box! Ben opened it, smiled, hugged Elyssa and said thank you but three days later it was still …

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things to do as a couple when you're both bored

Boredom Busters for Couples: A List of Things to Do When You’re Both Alarmingly Bored Out of Your Mind

Ugh! You’re bored Ever end up sitting at home on a random night, you’re both just kind of bored, doing your own thing and in that moment you can’t really think of anything else to do? I feel like those moments are few and far between but when they hit, UGH! I’m soooo bored! I’m …

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How to Deal: Tips for Young Wives on Dealing with the In-Laws in Marriage

Dealing with In-Laws in Marriage

Married to the In-Laws? There are horror stories and movies made about dealing with in-laws (Jane Fonda anyone?). I mention all the time how things are not going to be easy when two imperfect people try to live their forever together. More often than not, you are sharing MORE than just THEIR forever. You’re sharing …

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Giving Grace and understanding to a grumpy husband during frustration

Giving Grace to Grumpy

Giving His Grumpy Some Grace My man was….GRUMMM-PY…He’d had a hard day of work at the hospital, hadn’t eaten all day, came home to a messy house because the kids are home for the summer, and not only did they make a mess but they also broke my $70 digital drawing pen fighting over whose …

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A Recent Fail

I take pride in what I do and want to be good at it. You’re probably the same. Nobody likes to fail, right? I’ve been a graphic designer now for about a decade. My hubs likes to put together his own comic covers and then bind his favorite series in the custom covers. I use …

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sad woman looking down handling hurt as a wife

Handling Hurt

Hurt in Life Has your spouse hurt you in some way? This is, of course, rhetorical. The answer is yes. Two imperfect people living together are most definitely going to hurt each other. It’s just a part of life. I’m talking about the hurt that comes from something he’s said or done in a moment …

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