Maximizing Romantic Relationships

We really struggle to talk about relationships, don’t we? I’ll be talking more about building strong relationships next month (it made sense to me, what with Valentine’s Day and all), but since you can (and should!) set goals for your relationship we get to talk about it today as well. We struggle because relationships are… Continue reading Maximizing Romantic Relationships

Parenting, Uncategorized

Recipe for Love

For those of you who are married, I bet you’ve heard the advice “Don’t go to sleep angry” a million times. I am going on the record as saying that I think this particular piece of advice is really stupid. Based on my own experience, Nateanite and I are more likely to fight when we… Continue reading Recipe for Love

Random musings

Beings of Love

You may have noticed that I have had two weeks in a row of quotes. I feel it's important to maintain a presence here, but I am buried in the end of the semester. My final paper and research proposal will be about the place government programs have in a changing workforce. I think they… Continue reading Beings of Love

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The Sweetest Thing

My sweet husband, Nathan, asked me if I was blogging today and what I wanted to talk about.  I told him that I wanted to blog but I had no idea what to talk about.  Do you ever feel like that?  Like you have something bursting to come out of you but you have no… Continue reading The Sweetest Thing

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The best marriage advice I ever recieved

Well, gentle readers, it would been that when it rains it pours.  I haven't had anything to say for days and now I'm finding that I have a lot to say.  I guess that's how it goes sometimes. I was raised to think, from the time I was quite young, that I would get married… Continue reading The best marriage advice I ever recieved

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Smattering of weekend thoughts

I have to admit, it's been a busy weekend.  As always, I've been debating what I'm going to write about.  Often, there is a debate as to whether or not I'm actually going to write at all.  It looks like the writing instinct is winning out today, haha. Today is a really special day for… Continue reading Smattering of weekend thoughts

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The crack of Dawn

This post is going to wax slightly melodramatic. Just wanted to give you a heads up just in case you are not in the mood for melodrama :). It is 7:00 am and my brain is simultaneously telling me to go back to sleep and worry about my job. You see, on Friday I was… Continue reading The crack of Dawn