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Parmesan Artichoke Bites: A TRUE Finger Food Crowd-Pleaser

Parmesan Artichoke Bites: A TRUE Finger Food Crowd-Pleaser

Let the holiday parties begin! There’s been one easy finger food that I’ve been serving since summertime. And, I just served it as an easy holiday appetizer for Thanksgiving – parmesan artichoke bites!   These little bites are simple and delicious – and the best […]

Self-Love Sunday Refines My Entire Week

Self-Love Sunday Refines My Entire Week

Regular R&R does the soul good. It gives us a chance to refocus our energy and rejuvenate our minds. I’ve been setting aside time for myself each Sunday for the last couple of months. It’s become a sort of loose Sunday routine. The intent behind […]

16 Ways to Flirt with Your Husband

16 Ways to Flirt with Your Husband

A husband and wife relationship depends on several things for success. It takes respect, honesty, love, communication – and flirting. Yes, flirting. Because marriage doesn’t mean that wanting each other comes naturally. You must still show interest – your interest – in your spouse.   […]

Easy Cereal Breakfast Bars

Easy Cereal Breakfast Bars

If your household is anything like mine, you don’t have a lot of time in the mornings. And, there’s certainly not time to prepare a healthy weekday breakfast before everyone heads out. So, you reach for the quick weekday breakfast options – a yogurt, protein […]

I Was a Nagging Wife Without Realizing It

I Was a Nagging Wife Without Realizing It

One of the oldest marriage tips out there is to not nag your spouse. It’s tried and true – nag your spouse, and you won’t have a happy married life. I always had an idea of what nagging was. I also had an image of […]

We Recently Had a “Dry Spell” & I Know What Caused It

We Recently Had a “Dry Spell” & I Know What Caused It

Every relationship goes through sex dry spells, and dry spells are unfortunate, to say the least. They can make you feel moody, disconnected from your spouse or generally less happy about life. And when you and your spouse get into a dry spell, it can […]

Spooky & Sweet Halloween Mix

Spooky & Sweet Halloween Mix

October is the month for candy, but it’s also the beginning of baking season. I usually don’t start baking any fun goodies until December, so I’m getting ahead this year by making a Spooky & Sweet Halloween Mix!   I wanted to make a festive, […]

How to Decorate Above Kitchen Cabinets

How to Decorate Above Kitchen Cabinets

My kitchen felt blank before adding decor above my kitchen cabinets. The cabinets don’t go all the way to ceiling, leaving awkward space above the kitchen cabinets. So, I gathered items around our house to spruce up the space. And guess, what? I didn’t spend […]

Treat Your Partner as You Want to Be Treated

Treat Your Partner as You Want to Be Treated

My husband and I have been through times in our relationship when we just weren’t happy. There’s also been times when our relationship was fine, but not as good as it could have been. When I think back on these periods, they all have one […]

Tortellini & Roasted Veggies in Pesto Sauce

Tortellini & Roasted Veggies in Pesto Sauce

I’m always trying to come up with yummy, easy and budget-friendly lunch ideas.  I like making dishes that result in lots of servings because they create nearly a week full of lunches. I can pack a to-go lunch for Jake, and then I just heat […]