When You’re Looking For Love & Get This Instead

Alright ladies this one is for you if you’re single and in the dating scene! I’ve been single for a long time. I’ve tried online dating a gazillion times. I do it for awhile, get tired of it so put my profile into ‘inactive’ mode and then go active again a little while later. Things […]

Making Time to Spend With Your Husband

As busy moms we tend to get caught up in our children’s lives putting all of our energy into that, but you also need to remember that there is someone else in your life that craves some one-on-one time with you, and that is your husband.  We, as moms, tend to put all of our […]

Unearthing the Origins of Nuptial Bliss: Our Most Beloved Wedding Traditions

Today’s marriage ceremony is made up of a number of different wedding traditions, many of which have their origins in historical necessity or superstitions. Whether it’s wearing a white gown or tying cans to the bumper, our most beloved wedding customs provide us with a link to the past!

Learn to Manage Yourself for a Better Marriage

You can have a better marriage if you’re willing to improve the way you handle yourself. After all, that’s truly the only person you can change. Isn’t it ironic how in marriage we work less at managing ourselves and more at controlling others? The greater irony is that it never works, yet we keep at […]

How to Use the Law of Attraction to Attract the Love of Your Life

Do you ever wonder how it is that some people just magically attract wonderful relationships into their lives? For years, I struggled in my relationships, especially my love life. No matter how many books I read, no matter how many seminars I attended (and there were many!), no matter how much I “learned,” I just […]

Are You ‘Contracted or Expanded’ in Your Relationship?

Have you noticed when you’re feeling happy and at ease, your relationships flow easily along? You feel open to life, loving, and generous… expansive. But how about when you’re not feeling so great. When you’re feeling frustrated or tense, worried or angry… you feel contracted, shut down. And what do we usually do when we’re […]

Heal the Past with the Power of Love and the Law of Attraction

Some time ago, I read in one of Wayne Dyer’s books, the story of how he had visited his father’s grave after years of struggling with the fact that his father had deserted his mother and left her with three boys and no means of support. Wayne talked about how not only was he able […]

What Do You Really Want?

On a recent school day morning, my daughter and I were beginning to slip down that ‘slippery slope’ into an unnecessary argument. Fortunately, I was able to pause and stop myself (generally the most challenging part!), and thought… wait a minute, what is it I’m actually wanting right now? The answer was I wanted a […]

Discover the First Step to Finding Your Soul Mate

“By being clear about what you want and no longer contradicting it with opposing thoughts, you will enable the Laws of the Universe to do their work, and you will not feel a need to offer so much action to compensate for inappropriate thought. By offering deliberate thought, you will harness the power of the […]

Are You Stuck in Self-Sabotaging Habits?

How well are you taking care of yourself? Do you take time for yourself, or are there so many distractions in your life that you’re last on the list of your busy schedule? If we’re not taking time for ourselves, it’s difficult for us to be giving love to someone else because we run out […]

Shift Your Feelings, Shift Your Life

A few weeks ago, I looked into hiring a Virtual Assistant to help me with some of the technical aspects of my business (putting together my blog, making some updates to my website, doing some online research, etc.). I checked into a couple of places, but neither one worked for what I wanted to accomplish. […]

Romantic Picnic Ideas

Put the Romance Back Into Your Picnic ———- Picnics are not only a great way for families to spend quality time. Couples find that a picnic meal made for two can be quite romantic. Here are some ideas for spending a few hours with that special someone in your life. A romantic picnic outing is […]

Sports and Romance

How can sports possibly be be romantic? It’s simple. Just ask any man who has cheered on his favorite team, while cuddling with his wife, and he’ll tell you. Many women I know profess to hate all sports. Why? If it’s something your husband really enjoys, wouldn’t you rather learn about it, and share the […]

For a Special Anniversary: Renew Your Vows

Why are vow renewals so uncommon? I really don’t understand. Isn’t it natural to go back to the place where, as a young couple, you first committed your lives to each other? In a world where marriages are falling apart every day, we should celebrate the marriages that are making it through the tough times. […]

Simple Ways Connect with Your Husband

Have you ever rolled over in the morning and not known the man lying next to you? I’m not referring to that time back in college – I’m talking about the present. After years of marriage, you may start to feel like your husband is a stranger. Or is it that you feel he’s getting […]

Romantic Meals on a Budget

Food and romance go hand in hand. But, if you’re on a budget, you don’t need to spend a lot of money to show your sweetie that you love him. You can have a romantic meal at home – for the cost of a regular meal. The food you choose is not nearly as important […]

Winter Romance on a Budget

Oh the weather outside is frightful But the fire is so delightful And since we’ve no place to go Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Winter is a wonderful time for romance. With the cold weather, the perfect stillness, and the additional time for snuggling, you can’t go wrong in the romance […]

Frugal Romantic Weekend Getaway For Your And Your Spouse

You do not need to spend a lot of money to have a romantic weekend getaway with your loved one. There are many opportunities for inexpensive weekend trips that will give you a special memory with the one you love. You may feel that if you do not spend a lot of money, you will […]

Why is it Important for Women to Initiate Romance?

Oftentimes we, as women, leave our needs unexpressed and wait for our husbands to just guess what to do. Many men honestly don’t know how to be romantic. And, when they do get up the courage to attempt romance, their efforts may not be expressed in a way that we appreciate or even recognize as […]

Romantic Anniversary Gifts

My husband appreciates practical gifts. He’s much like his grandfather who would be giddy when we’d give him bungie cords. “You can never have too many bungie cords!” That’s all fine and good for THEM. But, I certainly do not want anything practical for an anniversary gift. No blenders, no socks, no vacuum cleaners. He’d […]