marriage

Seven Year Itch? Seven Things to Make Year Seven The Best Yet

*Affiliate links included* Have you ever heard of the “seven year itch”? According to Wikipedia,  “Divorce rates show a trend in couples that, on average, divorce around seven years. Statistics show that there is a low risk of separation during the first months of marriage. After the “honeymoon” months, divorce rates start to increase. Most married couples…

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9 Thoughts That Can Change Your Marriage {REVIEW}

Imagine this scenario. You’re mad. He’s frustrated. You want one thing. He wants another. He’s not hearing you. You’re not understanding him. Words have been said. I don’t know about you, but this scene plays out in my marriage more than I’d like to admit. But what if there was another way? In 9 Thoughts That…

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My Husband Travels for Work: 10 Tips for Transitioning Home

After spending an extended amount of time away from my husband over the last two years, I’ve taken some time to reflect on the process of returning to doing life together again. Today I’m guest posting over at To Love, Honor, and Vacuum about what I’ve found are my top ten tips to make this a…

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Are You Confusing Reasons With Excuses?

When my husband and I first got married, one of the areas we had conflict in was with excuses. My husband was raised to never make excuses, so it drove him up the wall when I did. However, from my perspective I often just wanted to share my thought process. I didn’t think I was giving…

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